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.
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.
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.
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.
Meteor over Russia seen by Meteosat
Meteor over Russia seen by the Meteosat satellites, Meteosat-7 and Meteosat-9.