Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Haze veil on the Pakistani coast
The lower part of the Indus River (severely flooded during the last monsoon season) and the adjacent Rann of Kutch (seasonal salt marsh) have dried out after the monsoon, forming potential source of dust.
Storm of the century in the eastern Mediterranean
A severe storm swept over the eastern Mediterranean between 10-13 December 2010, bringing extremely strong winds, high waves and substantial amounts of precipitation to northern and central Israel.
Mt Merapi (Java, Indonesia)
Eruption of Mt Merapi (Java, Indonesia) sends ash cloud at least 10 km high into the atmosphere.
Super Typhoon Megi
Megi, a category 5 super typhoon crossing the island of Luzan, shortly before it hit the Philippines.
Following two weeks of heavy monsoon rains, Metop-A captured this image of the swollen Indus River and severe flooding in surrounding areas.
Russian carbon monoxide
Imagery derived from the Metop-A IASI instrument shows carbon monoxide (CO) over Russia produced by the wild fires.
Smoke from the Russian wildfires
Smoke from the Russian wildfires as measured by GOME-2 on board of Metop-A, shown with the Absorbing Aerosol Index (AAI).
Numerous fires raging over Russia
The numerous fires raging over Russia, in particular south-east of Moscow, are well-illustrated by the yellow-to-red coloured hot spots on the IR3.7 channel of the Metop-A AVHRR instrument.
Large iceberg breaks off Petermann Glacier
Large iceberg breaks off Petermann Glacier in north-western Greenland.
Fires continue to burn over Russia
As fires continue to burn over Russia, Metop-A spotted an intense fire on the evening of 4 August.