Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Ex-Tropical Storm Chalane crosses southern African subcontinent
Tropical Storm Chalane landfall in Madagascar and Mozambique in December 2020 then crossed the entire South African subcontinent.
Undular bore off Mauritania
Early on 2 July an undular bore developed on the coast of Mauritania (south of Nouakchott).
Undular Bore racing towards the Atlantic
Nightly thunderstorms in the border region of Mauritania and Senegal are at the origin of the undular bore (low-level outflow) that raced out into the Atlantic at the speed of close to 85 km/h.
The first major winter cyclone over the eastern Mediterranean Sea brings long expected rains to the Middle East, causing stormy seas along the Egyptian coastline and a large scale dust outbreak over Syria, Iraq and Saudi Arabia.
Tropical storm over the Canary Islands
A tropical storm over the Canary Islands brings a strong surge and 200 mm of rain over a period of two hours.
South African coastal lows, busters & gravity waves
South African coastal lows, busters and atmospheric gravity waves.
Storm surge along the East coast of South Africa
On Sunday 18 March a semi-stationary cut-off low (COL), centred approximately 500 km south-east of Durban, was associated with wind speeds of up to 60 knots on its south-western perimeter.