Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Hydrogen sulphide plumes off the Namibian coast
Plumes of hydrogen sulphide could be seen off the coast of Namibia in December 2021.
Chalane crosses southern African subcontinent
Tropical Storm Chalane landfall in Madagascar and Mozambique in December 2020 then crossed the entire South African subcontinent.
Meanders in the Mediterranean
Instabilities in ocean currents can be identified through synergistic use of data from the Copernicus Sentinel-3 satellites.
South African algal blooms
Detection of harmful algal blooms in the southern Benguela, as seen by OLCI aboard Sentinel-3.
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.
Atlantic ship trails
This Night Microphysics RGB image shows numerous ship trails over the South Atlantic, off the coast of Southern Africa.
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.