Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
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, possibly the strongest typhoon ever recorded, struck the Philippines causing major loss of life, flooding and extensive damage to buildings.
Typhoon Krosa over the South China Sea
Typhoon Krosa was classified as a category-1 storm when captured by Meteosat-7.
Typhoon Wipha pummels Japan
A composite of Metop-A and Metop-B Natural Colour RGBs and 10m-wind shows Typhoon Wipha, with its centre close to Tokyo.
Tropical Cyclone Phailin heading towards India
Tropical Cyclone Phailin (Sapphire in Thai) was born over the Andaman Islands in the Bay of Bengal.
Typhoon twins Danas and Fitow over NW Pacific
Typhoons Danas and Fitow seen by Metop-A on 6 October.
Super Typhoon Usagi seen by Metop
Super Typhoon Usagi, the strongest storm of 2013, so far, is seen by Metop-B as it moves towards China, Vietnam and Hong Kong.
Oil fires in Iraq seen by Meteosat-10
A large smoke plume from oil fires at a crude oil pipeline in Iraq could be clearly seen by Meteosat-10.
Flooding in Russia and China
The seasonal heavy rains over the area of the rivers Amur, Nen and Songhua in eastern Russia and north-eastern China produced particularly severe flooding this year.