Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Meteosat sunglint on Southern Ocean at solstice
The Southern Ocean waters reflect the sunlight specularly towards the satellite.
Snow storm hits the Middle East
Parts of the Middle East had their first major snow storm for many decades.
Massive hailstorm over Gauteng, South Africa
Severe thunderstorms with golf ball size hail and flash floods hit Gauteng province of South Africa in late November.
Rare hybrid solar eclipse
Meteosat-10 captures images at 15-minute intervals of the solar eclipse over Africa.
Dust in the Free State (South Africa)
On 19 September 2013, between 08:30 UTC and 12:00 UTC, a dust storm was observed on the Dust RGB over the central part of South Africa, in the Province known as the Free State.
Large convective system develops over Tunisia
An upper level disturbance triggers the development of numerous thunderstorms over Algeria and Tunisia.
Early morning river valley fog over DR Congo
River valley fog frequently develops in the night-time and quickly dissolves in the morning hours.
Dust outbreak over Mediterranean and SE Europe
Dust from North Africa, embedded in a frontal system, sweeps over the Eastern Mediterranean, from west to east.
Large dust storms over Sudan, Libya & the Middle East
On 13 May 2004, Meteosat-8 observed five major dust storms within a satellite field of view of about 1200 x 900 pixels.
Dust front over the Sahara
A dust front moved quickly across the Sahara and reached the Sahel after two days.