Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
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.
Tropical Cyclone Phailin heading towards India
Tropical Cyclone Phailin (Sapphire in Thai) was born over the Andaman Islands in the Bay of Bengal.
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.
Tropical Cyclone Soulik over the Pacific Ocean
Typhoon Soulik, with sustained winds of 233 km/h (145 mph) seen as it travels across the Pacific.
Quasi-stationary convective complex off the Oman
A quasi-stationary convective complex evolved under a high-pressure ridge off the Omani south coast.
Large dust storms over Sudan, Libya and the Middle East
On 13 May 2004, Meteosat-8 observed five major dust storms within a satellite field of view of about 1200 x 900 pixels.
Convective activity over the Sarat ranges
Convective activity over the middle part of the Sarat ranges linked to an upper level trough.
Record Russian spring snowmelt
On 1 April Moscow had a record-breaking 65 cm (26 in) of snow on the ground, which caused major flooding when it melted.
Distinct line from the Red Sea to Kuwait
A very distinct line ran across Saudi Arabia from the Red Sea to Kuwait, formed by dry low-level air north of it (brighter colours) and humid air south of it (bluish shades).
Dust veil over the Arabian Sea
After heavy dust has been passing over the Emirates and Oman, a dust veil (pinkish colour) has spread over the northern parts of the Arabian Sea.