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A summer of heatwaves and drought for many
Summer 2018 in much of Europe was characterised by prolonged heatwaves, leading to droughts in some areas.
Polar low off the coast of northern Norway
Two polar lows, which appeared off the coast of Norway in November 2015, could be identified using ASCAT winds and satellite imagery.
Rains over Atacama desert
On Thursday 26th March 2015, an unusual rain event brought almost an inch of precipitation to the Atacama, Antofagasta and Coquimbo regions.
The Inter-tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ)
The Inter-tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) seen in ASCAT wind measurements in June 2008.
Hurricane Iota - another record-breaking storm
In mid-November 2020 Hurricane Iota became the 30th named storm of the North Atlantic Hurricane season.
Record-breaking Hurricane Pali
Tropical Cyclone Pali became the earliest central North Pacific hurricane to form in a calendar year.
European heatwaves in summer 2019
Maximum temperature records were broken in many parts of Europe in June and July 2019, due to a series of heatwaves.
How satellites help predict Sudden Stratospheric Warming
The beginning of 2013 saw unseasonal mild temperatures in some part of Europe, up to 10 °C in places. That all changed on 12-13 January when temperatures plummeted and many places had snow.
Drought brings water shortage to parts of Italy
Following an extremely dry spring causing a drought, parts of Italy suffered from water shortages in 2017.
ESA hands over control of the Metop-B weather satellite to EUMETSAT
Yesterday, at 18:30 local time EUMETSAT took control of Metop-B operations