Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
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.
Atlantic ship trails
This Night Microphysics RGB image shows numerous ship trails over the South Atlantic, off the coast of Southern Africa.
Large iceberg breaks off Petermann Glacier
Large iceberg breaks off Petermann Glacier in north-western Greenland.
Gulf oil spill approaches the Mississippi Delta
A growing oil slick off the coast of Louisiana slowly approaches the Mississippi Delta.
Spring fog over Baltic Sea
Spring fog over Baltic Sea and remnants of the winter ice (lighter blue) over the Gulf of Riga and Lake Ladoga.
Xynthia, a storm which caused many deaths and widespread disruption across Europe, particularly in France.
Sea ice swirls in the Skagerrak Strait
Following a particularly cold January, in February sea ice formed in the outer parts of the Oslo fjord and in an unexpected quantity in the Skagerrak Strait, between Norway, Sweden and Denmark.
High ice concentration in Gulfs of Finland & Riga
High ice concentration in the Gulfs of Finland and Riga, as well as between the Finnish mainland and Aland (source: NOAA).