Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Early summer convection in Argentina & Uruguay
Severe convection in central Argentina in December 2020.
Pacific cirrus above stratocumulus
New NIR1.3 channel on GOES ABI helps to detect thin cirrus clouds above low-level clouds.
Nearly-record snowfall in the western Alps
Winter 2020 started with more than 2 m snow in the Alps and an extreme amount of rain.
Iceberg A68-A curves around South Georgia
The breakup of Iceberg A68-A, in December 2020, was observed in Meteosat and GOES imagery.
Upwelling in the Gulf of Tehuantepec
Strong upwelling of cold ocean waters and an increase in phytoplankton growth in the Gulf of Tehuantepec.
Anticyclone with very dry air in mid troposphere
During last week of November 2020, a very stable anticyclone formed over central Europe.
End of a busy 2020 Atlantic hurricane season
Record-breaking 2020 North Atlantic hurricane season, with 30 named tropical storms.
Storms hit France in early October
Europe was battered during the first October weekend in 2020, with extensive storms, extreme rainfall and flooding.
Large dust clouds over northern Europe
Largest European-made dust clouds ever seen in Meteosat imagery in autumn 2020.
Arctic sea ice minimum 2020
In September 2020 the Arctic sea ice extent shrunk to the second lowest on record.