Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Widespread flooding in the Middle East
Parts of the Middle East were left devastated after severe floods in late March and early April 2019.
Oil spill over Arabian Gulf
On 8 March 2017 an oil spill occurred in the Arabian Gulf off the west coast of UAE and reached the Al-Fujairah coast.
Convective storm with two above-anvil ice plumes
AVHRR and SEVIRI products confirm that two above-anvil ice plumes consisted of small ice crystals.
Tropical Cyclone Ashobaa
In early June Tropical Cyclone Ashobaa formed over the Indian Ocean, then headed towards Oman.
Large dust cloud over parts of Asia
Large dust outbreak over parts of Asia at the end of April 2015.
Contrails over the Persian Gulf
Contrails over the Persian Gulf were seen by both Meteosat-10 and Metop-A in mid-December.
Super Typhoon Neoguri
Super Typhoon Neoguri, one of the strongest typhoons in the 2014 Western Pacific season, seen by Metop-B.
Rippled airglow above Bangladesh storms
Evidence of ripples in the atmosphere could be seen in imagery from space and on the ground in April.
Thick smog over Beijing
Thick smog blanketed China's capital city, Beijing, for many days, as seen by Metop-A.
Metop captures TC Lehar over Bay of Bengal
Tropical Depression 05B formed off the west coast of the Malay Peninsula on 23 November before strengthing into a Tropical Cyclone.
Super Typhoon Haiyan devastates the Philippines
The equivalent of a category-5 hurricane Typhoon Haiyan struck the Philippines in November 2013.