Imagery and case studies of weather phenomena and environmental events observed by EUMETSAT's fleet of weather satellites.
Nearly-record snowfall in the western Alps
Winter 2020 started with more than 2 m snow in the Alps and an extreme amount of rain.
Cross-Atlantic moisture transport
Moisture transport from sub-tropical Atlantic brought precipitation to parts of Europe.
Triple views of thunderstorms in Finland
Thunderstorms across eastern and Northern Finland tracked using all three Metop satellites.
Cold wave along the Spanish Mediterranean coast
In January 2017 a cold intrusion in Spain caused snowfall, gale storm winds and significant wave height that broke several records.
Unusual heavy snowfalls in the Canary Islands
The snow started to fall on 18 February and continued to fall on 19 and 20 February.
2015 - warm, dry but stormy year
An overview of some of the more significant weather events of 2015, using satellite data, including data from Meteosat and Metop.
Monitoring soil moisture from space
In spring 2012 weather and environmental services in some parts of Europe issued drought warnings.
Large iceberg breaks off Petermann Glacier
Large iceberg breaks off Petermann Glacier in north-western Greenland.
Sea ice swirls in the Skagerrak Strait
Following a very cold January, sea ice formed in the Oslo fjord and Skagerrak Strait.