Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
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
By Ivan Smiljanic The thermal signal from the lava region is visible through the SEVIRI IR3.9 channel (Figure 1).
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.
Mauna Loa volcano eruption
Eruption at Mauna Loa Volcano at Hawaii’s Big Island began on 27 November 2022.
Comparing views of Saudi Arabia storms
Differences in convective cloud tops as seen by MSG and proxy MTG imagery.
Quantifying particulate organic & inorganic carbon in the ocean
Sentinel-3 data is used to estimate concentrations of pools of ocean carbon.
Rapid developing storms over western Kenya
Heavy rainfall lead to flooding in Kitale, western Kenya on 3 October.
Monsoon floods in Pakistan
Since the beginning of June, Pakistan has seen major flooding associated with the 2022 Monsoon.
Mesoscale Convective System over central Italy
Monitoring in near real time, through the use of H SAF precipitation products, of the development of a Mesoscale Convective System (MCS) which took place on 8 September 2022 in central Italy.
Violent thunderstorms struck Corsica and parts of Italy
Violent thunderstorms struck Corsica and parts of Italy on 18 August 2022.
Marine heatwave intensification threatens coral reef health
Using satellite data to show how marine heatwave intensification threatens coral reef health.
Severe flooding in Nigeria
Flooding in Nigeria's south submerged homes and farmland, and displaced thousands.
Ocean observations from space confirm disruption of Earth's energy balance
Space observations show that the Earth's oceans store massive amounts of heat.
Heatwaves across Western Europe
Widespread heatwaves and wildfire outbreaks across west Europe and UK in mid-July 2022.
What has Meteosat-8 seen in 20 years?
As Meteosat-8 heads into retirement, we take a look back at some memorable moments the satellite captured.
Phytoplankton bloom in the Black Sea
Intense and colourful bloom of various phytoplankton species across the Black Sea in July 2022.
Hydrogen sulphide plumes off the Namibian coast
Plumes of hydrogen sulphide could be seen off the coast of Namibia in December 2021.
Deoxygenation impacts marine life in the Benguela
Ocean colour data monitors the die off of huge phytoplankton bloom in the southern Benguela.