Metop captures TC Lehar over Bay of Bengal
Tropical Depression 05B formed off the west coast of the Malay Peninsula on 23 November before strengthing into a Tropical Cyclone.
Super Typhoon Haiyan devastates the Philippines
The equivalent of a category-5 hurricane Typhoon Haiyan, possibly the strongest typhoon ever recorded, struck the Philippines causing major loss of life, flooding and extensive damage to buildings.
Distrails over Central Europe
A distrail, short for dissipation trail, forms when an aircraft flies through a supercooled cloud.
Typhoon twins Danas and Fitow over NW Pacific
Typhoons Danas and Fitow seen by Metop-A on 6 October.
Super Typhoon Usagi seen by Metop
Super Typhoon Usagi, the strongest storm of 2013, so far, is seen by Metop-B as it moves towards China, Vietnam and Hong Kong.
ITCZ over the North Pacific
The Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), known by sailors as the doldrums, is the area encircling the Earth near the equator where the northeast and southeast trade winds converge.
Tropical Cyclone Soulik over the Pacific Ocean
Typhoon Soulik, with sustained winds of 233 km/h (145 mph) seen as it travels across the Pacific.