Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Huge fires in the Arctic and Siberia
Huge fires in the Arctic and Siberia during Summer 2019, were seen by the Sentinel-3 and Metop satellites.
Widespread flooding in the Middle East
Parts of the Middle East were left devastated after severe floods in late March and early April 2019.
Khareef in Dhofar Governorate, Southern Oman
Dhofar Governorate, in southern Oman, is famous for its seasonal weather from mid-June to mid-September.
Flooding in Russia and China
The seasonal heavy rains over the area of the rivers Amur, Nen and Songhua in eastern Russia and north-eastern China produced particularly severe flooding this year.
Hotspots over Japan
The AVHRR instrument on Metop-A detected multiple hot spots (warmer than 10 °C) along the north-east coast of Honshu, following a tsunami.
Following two weeks of heavy monsoon rains, Metop-A captured this image of the swollen Indus River and severe flooding in surrounding areas.
Russian carbon monoxide
Imagery derived from the Metop-A IASI instrument shows carbon monoxide (CO) over Russia produced by the wild fires.