Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Contrails over the Persian Gulf
Contrails over the Persian Gulf were seen by both Meteosat-10 and Metop-A in mid-December.
Severe Atlantic storm batters Ireland and UK
A very deep area of low pressure resulted in a North Atlantic cyclone (named Alexandra) which caused massive ocean surges and brought strong winds to parts of Ireland and the UK.
Medicane over Italy
A swirling area of low pressure over Lazio on 3 December showed a clear eye - indicating a medicane.
Medicane Qendresa hits Malta and Sicily
A Medicane (MEDIterranean hurriCANE) or Tropical-Like Cyclone (TLC) brought severe weather to parts of the Mediterranean in early November.
Super Typhoon Nuri
Super Typhoon Nuri became one of the most powerful tropical cyclones of 2014 on 2 November.
Tropical Cyclone Nilofar
On 28 October Tropical Cyclone Nilofar quickly intensified into a category 4 hurricane.
Clear eye of Super Typhoon Vongfong
Vongfong became the strongest Pacific cyclone of 2014 after rapidly intensifying on 6/7 October.
Eruption of Japanese volcano Mount Ontake
Mount Ontake, Japan's second highest volcano, erupted shortly before noon on 27 September, sending thick plumes of ash and rocks into the air.
River Nile as seen by Metop-B
The River Nile can be nicely seen in the AVHRR Natural Colour RGB images of the Metop satellite.
Khareef in Dhofar Governorate, southern Oman
Dhofar Governorate, in southern Oman, is famous for its seasonal weather from mid-June to mid-September.