Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Extreme floods in Libya and central Greece
Unprecedented flooding events impacted Greece and Libya in early September 2023.
Massive fires in northern Greece
A massive wildfire outbreak in the second half of August impacted parts of northern Greece.
Devastating fires in parts of the Mediterranean during unprecedented heatwave
Several Mediterranean countries impacted by devastating wildfires in July 2023.
Destructive convective storms in SE Europe
Convective storms with extreme winds, large hail and abundant precipitation hit SE Europe in July.
An extraordinary summer storm with hurricane-force wind gusts swept over the Netherlands and NW Germany causing large material damage and casualties.
Canadian wildfire monitoring over the Atlantic and Europe
Monitoring of Canadian wildfires as seen by four EUMETSAT satellites, including MTG.
Dust transport from the Sahara to the Mediterranean
Substantial quantities of dust from the Sahara transported to western parts of the Mediterranean from 19-21 June 2023.
Dust lowers temperatures and causes cloudiness over Europe
Dusty cirrus caused lower temperatures and more clouds over parts of Europe in May 2023.
Severe mountain waves over western Cape
Severe Mountain Waves over parts of the western Cape on 13 May 2023.
Floods around central Mediterranean region
Floods, flash floods and landslides from numerous cyclones passing over the central Mediterranean region in May 2023.
First major fire events at high latitudes
Fire signatures and the smoke plumes from first major wildfire episodes in 2023 at high latitudes are highly visible in different satellite observations.
Powerful tropical cyclone Ilsa hits NW Australia
Powerful tropical cyclone Ilsa hit northwestern Australia in April 2023.
First major wildfire in the Spain in 2023
Drought conditions across Spain supported first major wildfire outbreak in Europe in 2023.
Observations of atmospheric composition from geostationary satellites
Geostationary satellite instruments observing trace gases and aerosols have started a new era in space-borne air quality monitoring.
Tropospheric warming and stratospheric cooling in the 21st century
Radio occultation data show significant troposphere warmed on the 21st century.
Yellow mountain snow across Europe
Widespread cold air advection brought cold, snowy conditions to Portugal in February 2023.
Record-breaking Tropical Cyclone Freddy crosses Indian Ocean
Record-breaking tropical cyclone Freddy traversed the whole Southern Indian Ocean in February and March 2023.
Medicane in northern Adriatic
First medicane of the 2023 season formed on 21 January over the Adriatic.
Fog from Po Valley penetrates south-alpine valleys
Fog covered most of the Po Valley in January 2023.
Mount Etna's effusive eruption
In December 2022, for a number of days Mount Etna actively released lava.
Tracking tropical cyclone impacts using altimetry
Satellite altimetry data provides info on tropical cyclones impacts on the coastal oceans.
Summer 2022: exceptional wildfire season in Europe
In July and August 2022, significant fire events took place in France, Portugal and Spain.