Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
First images from Himawari-8
At 02:40 UTC on 18 December 2014, the first images from all 16 bands were captured by JMA's Himawari-8.
Broad Azores high
A clearly visible anticyclonic motion or broad Azores high was seen by Meteosat-10 in December.
Contrails over the Persian Gulf
Contrails over the Persian Gulf were seen by both Meteosat-10 and Metop-A in mid-December.
Severe Atlantic storm batters Ireland and UK
A very deep area of low pressure resulted in a North Atlantic cyclone (named Alexandra) which caused massive ocean surges and brought strong winds to parts of Ireland and the UK.