Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Severe thunderstorm and flash flood over Jeddah
A severe thunderstorm brought 90 mm of rain to Jeddah in just four hours (nearly twice the average for an entire year).
Fires and rapidly growing burn scars
Fires and rapidly growing burn scars over Mali and Burkina Faso.
Prolonged drought in Kenya
The prolonged 2009 drought in Kenya is a culmination of cumulative effects of about 11 seasons (except 2006) of depressed rainfall over most parts of the country since 2003.
Backbuilding storms between Tunisia and Sicily
The storms which occurred on 23 September between Tunisia and Sicily were interesting from several aspects.
Cut-off cyclone causes precipitation
Cut-off cyclone causes precipitation, resulting in flooding in Istanbul.
Wild fires threaten the city of Athens
Reminiscent of the wildfires in southern Greece in 2007, heavy wildfires raged throughout the Greek regions of Attica and Central Greece for several days from 21 August onward.