Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Satellite images of bright meteor (bolide) east of Kamchatka
On 18 December 2018 at 23:48:20 UTC a very bright meteor exploded above the Bering Sea, east of Kamchatka.
Isolated convective complex over the upper Persian/Arabian Gulf
On 19 October 2018 a convective complex developed over open waters in the upper Persian/Arabian Gulf.
Assessing the sea state in the Arabian Sea during Tropical Cyclone Luban
Luban went through the life cycle of a tropical storm over the Arabian Sea between 6 October and 14 October 2018.
Dense dust outbreak across the Arabian peninsula
Summer Shamal pushed dense dust across the Arabian peninsula to its south coast and out over the Arabian Sea in late July/early August 2018.
Microwave warm core of Tropical Cyclone Mekunu
Tropical Cyclone Mekunu was a Category 3 tropical cyclone that made landfall near Salalah, Oman on 26 May 2018.
Deadly storms in Northern India
A very intense Mesoscale Convective System (MCS), with induced dust, was responsible for many casualties in the Uttar Pradesh province of Northern India in early May.
Flooding in Russia due to winter snow melt
Due to the melting of large amounts of snow, a severe flooding situation occurred in Volgogradskaya Oblast in Russia in early April 2018.
Sunglint during March equinox
Satellite imagery during the Spring Equinox (Autumn in Southern Hemisphere) captured very obvious sunglint near the Equator.
Sentinel-3 'sees' black smoke from ship fire
In early March 2018 Sentinel-3 'saw' black smoke from a container ship fire, thanks to sunglint from the ocean surface.
Heavy snowfall in Moscow
Moscow and surrounding regions were severely hit by intense snowfall in early February 2018.