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selected: all reports
- occurring between 17-02-2017 00:00 and 24-02-2017 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 290
Only the first 25 selected events are shown in the table
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tornado    severe wind    large hail    heavy rain
   funnel cloud    gustnado    dust devil
   heavy snowfall/snowstorm    ice accumulation    avalanche    damaging lightning
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tornado

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Afántou  Dodekánisos 
Greece (36.31 N, 28.23 E) < 10 km
24-02-2017  (Friday)   15:00 UTC 

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report received by e-mail , a report on a website
occurring over: water
2 tornadoes
The funnel cloud was observed.
accompanying weather: dry.
total event duration: 15 mins.
Nick Baris reports 2 waterspouts near Afantou, Rhodes. Each one lasted about 15 minutes. source: facebook.com - 24/02/2017
https://scontent-cdg2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t31.0-8/16825850_1086834178092072_8554503373505714547_o.jpg?oh=0a92064ed84af34f0b90e63c3ab4a915&oe=59734664

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Stavros Dafis (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Tatranská Kotlina  Prešovský kraj 
Slovak Republic (49.23 N, 20.32 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
broken trees on the roads caused by downslope winds behind High Tatras, at the top of the mountain was measured wind gust 61,6 m/s
http://www.teraz.sk/slovensko/na-hrebenoch-tatier-fukal-vietor-silou/245566-clanok.html
http://www.shmu.sk/sk/?page=2049&id=810

report status: event fully verified (QC2)

contact: Miroslav Šinger, SHMU Forecaster [e-mail]

severe wind

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Seč 
CHMI automated station Pardubický kraj 
Czech Republic (49.84 N, 15.65 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   07:50 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25.9 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 12.2 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust behind cold front
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_H3SECA01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Třebařov 
CHMI automated station Pardubický kraj 
Czech Republic (49.82 N, 16.70 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   07:50 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25.9 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 13.8 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust behind cold front
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_O2TREB01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Luká 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11710 Olomoucký kraj 
Czech Republic (49.65 N, 16.95 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   07:25 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 26.7 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 14.0 m/s
nonconvective.
multiple wind gusts exceeding 25 m/s, behind cold front | via SYNOP report 2017-02-24 8 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_O2LUKA01.gif
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_LUK_webcam.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Přibyslav 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11659 Vysočina 
Czech Republic (49.58 N, 15.76 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   07:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25.0 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 13.9 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust behind cold front | via SYNOP report 2017-02-24 8 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_P3PRIB01.gif
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_PRB_webcam.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Ústí nad Orlicí 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11679 Pardubický kraj 
Czech Republic (49.98 N, 16.42 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   07:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 26.0 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.0 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust behind cold front | via SYNOP report 2017-02-24 8 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_H2USTI01.gif
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_UNO_webcam.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Mokošín 
CHMI automated station Pardubický kraj 
Czech Republic (50.02 N, 15.57 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   06:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 26.1 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 14.6 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust during cold front passage
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_H3MOKO01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Dobřichovice 
CHMI automated station Středočeský kraj 
Czech Republic (49.93 N, 14.28 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   06:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 27.7 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.7 m/s
nonconvective.
multiple wind gust exceeding 25 m/s, behind cold front
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_P1DOBE01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Praha (Karlov) 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11519 Hlavní město Praha 
Czech Republic (50.07 N, 14.43 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   05:55 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust during cold front passage | via SYNOP report 2017-02-24 6 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_P1PKAR01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Strakonice 
CHMI automated station Jihočeský kraj 
Czech Republic (49.25 N, 13.92 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   04:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25.6 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 11.2 m/s
nonconvective.
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_C1STRA01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Tušimice 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11438 Ústecký kraj 
Czech Republic (50.38 N, 13.33 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   04:25 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 32.0 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 16.5 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust during cold front passage | via SYNOP report 2017-02-24 5 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_U1KATU01.gif
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_TUS_webcam.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Ústí nad Labem 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11502 Ústecký kraj 
Czech Republic (50.68 N, 14.04 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   03:55 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 27.7 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 14.7 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust during cold front passage | via SYNOP report 2017-02-24 4 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_U1ULKO01.gif
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_UNL_webcam.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Kocelovice 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11487 Jihočeský kraj 
Czech Republic (49.47 N, 13.84 E)
24-02-2017  (Friday)   03:35 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 28.0 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.5 m/s
nonconvective.
wind gust during cold front passage | via SYNOP report 2017-02-24 4 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_C1KOCE01.gif
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2017-02-24_KOC_webcam.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Ottendorf-Okrilla  Sachsen 
Germany (51.18 N, 13.83 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   22:07 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Ottendorf-Okrilla, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Weidenpesch  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (50.98 N, 6.95 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   21:05 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: FF Köln, -Strunden, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Falkensee  Brandenburg 
Germany (52.57 N, 13.08 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   21:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
damage to property: damage
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: "Sturmtief: „Thomas“ war gnädig", MÄRKISCHE ODERZEITUNG, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Bredow Vorwerk 
[A10]. Brandenburg 
Germany (52.59 N, 12.97 E) < 3 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   21:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
damage to property: motorway damaged
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: "Sturmtief: „Thomas“ war gnädig", MÄRKISCHE ODERZEITUNG, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Bürrig  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (51.05 N, 6.97 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:59 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked. two cars damaged
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Leverkusen, Bürrig, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Santpoort-Zuid  Noord-Holland 
Netherlands (52.42 N, 4.63 E) < 10 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:50 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: road closed. car damaged
damage to crops and forests: tree dowed
http://www.nhnieuws.nl/nieuws/200912/westerstorm-teistert-provincie-veel-schade-maar-weinig-gewonden

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Aalten  Gelderland 
Netherlands (51.92 N, 6.58 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:45 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: manure silo collapsed
damage to crops and forests: stream polluted
a manure silo collapsed bij the wind, a nearby stream is polluted
http://nos.nl/artikel/2159770-schade-door-storm-valt-verzekeraars-mee.html

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Vlaardingen  Zuid-Holland 
Netherlands (51.91 N, 4.34 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:36 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: patient on a stretcher blown over
number of people injured: 1
A patient (who was already wounded) straped to a stretcher, ready to be transported to an hospital was blown over. A second ambulance and emergency doctors had to assist after this incident.
http://www.rijnmond.nl/nieuws/152121/Tweehonderd-schademeldingen-door-storm
https://www.hulpverlening.nl/nieuws/brancard-met-patient-waait-om-in-vlaardingen

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Glane 
[K242]. Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.93 N, 8.35 E) < 1 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:21 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: FF Wildeshausen, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Lövenich  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (51.03 N, 6.32 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:01 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Lövenich, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Rhinow  Brandenburg 
Germany (52.75 N, 12.33 E) < 3 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: "Sturmtief: „Thomas“ war gnädig", MÄRKISCHE ODERZEITUNG, 24 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management) [e-mail]

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