Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Lee and gravity waves above the Czech Republic
The Meteosat-8 image below shows two types of waves above the Czech Republic, interfering with each other.
Large SO2 plume from Erta Ale volcano
Large SO2 plume from Erta Ale crossed the Red Sea towards Yemen in Nov 2008.
Tropical depression 03B
Tropical depression 03B cut a destructive path over the Arabic Peninsula in October 2008.
Asteroid 2008 TC3 impacts over northern Sudan
Asteroid 2008 TC3 impacts over northern Sudan shown in rapid-scan imagery from Meteosat-8.
Remarkable dust cloud over Iceland
Winds from ex-hurricane Ike gives rise to a remarkable dust cloud over Iceland.
South African coastal lows, busters & gravity waves
South African coastal lows, busters and atmospheric gravity waves.
Large smoke plume over the Mozambique Channel
Large smoke plume from forest fires seen over the Mozambique Channel.
Hurricane Ike follows Gustav and Hanna
The 2008 hurricane season: Ike follows close on the heels of Gustav and Hanna.
SO2 plumes from the Kasatochi eruption
Sulphur dioxide (SO2) plumes from the Kasatochi eruption circled the whole northern hemisphere over more than 20 days.
Ring-shape convective storms
Ring-shape convective storms over the south-eastern part of Rub al Khali.
Blue plume above nocturnal temperature inversion
Blue dust plume above nocturnal temperature inversion observed in Meteosat RGB imagery.