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selected: all reports
- occurring between 12-11-2018 00:00 and 19-11-2018 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 43
Only the first 25 selected events are shown in the table
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tornado tornado   wind severe wind   hail large hail   rain heavy rain
  funnel funnel cloud   gustnado gustnado   devil dust devil
  snow heavy snowfall/snowstorm   ice ice accumulation   avalanche avalanche   lightning damaging lightning
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table of all shown reports (all reports when logged in, last 25 when not logged in)

severe wind

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Amderma  Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug 
Russian Federation (69.75 N, 61.66 E) < 3 km
19-11-2018  (Monday)   12:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25 m/s
direction of movement: SW-NE
source: WS synop report(23022); reported v. ogimet.com, 19 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Morrasale  Yamalo-Nenetskiy Avtonomnyy Okrug 
Russian Federation (69.71 N, 66.81 E) < 3 km
19-11-2018  (Monday)   12:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 29 m/s
accompanying weather: light or moderate snow.
direction of movement: SW-NE
source: WS synop report(23032); reported v. ogimet.com, 19 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Mys Sterlegova  Krasnoyarskiy Kray 
Russian Federation (75.40 N, 88.91 E) < 1 km
19-11-2018  (Monday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 26 m/s
direction of movement: S-N
source: WS synop report(20476); reported v. ogimet.com, 19 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Torrevieja  Comunitat Valenciana 
Spain (37.98 N, 0.68 W)
19-11-2018  (Monday)   03:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
streets were flooded, cars got stuck in the water, occupants needed to be rescued, cellars houses and other buildings were flooded. A few landslides were reported . According to a newspaper, there was more than 100mm of rain, it is not totally clear in how much time this has accumulated.
https://www.diariodelavega.com/una-tromba-de-agua-inunda-las-calles-de-torrevieja/?fbclid=IwAR2p_vN_lSG1lDmqf5pYSAT13FmOaxYHdb8TvhYD0Upgdo01t8o1Flqdb-Y

report status: as received (QC0)

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

heavy rain

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Pilar de la Horadada  Comunitat Valenciana 
Spain (37.87 N, 0.78 W)
19-11-2018  (Monday)   03:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
streets and property was flooded,
http://www.vegabajadigital.com/torrevieja-y-pilar-de-la-horadada-suspenden-las-clases-por-lluvias/

report status: as received (QC0)

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

heavy rain

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Orihuela  Comunitat Valenciana 
Spain (38.08 N, 0.95 W)
19-11-2018  (Monday)   03:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

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
streets and property were flooded, some occupants needed to be rescued from their vehicles
http://www.vegabajadigital.com/torrevieja-y-pilar-de-la-horadada-suspenden-las-clases-por-lluvias/

report status: as received (QC0)

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

heavy rain

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Bodrum  Muğla Province 
Turkey (37.03 N, 27.44 E) < 3 km
18-11-2018  (Sunday)   01:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; roads flooded/damaged; road destroyed; cars damaged; damage; cellars/houses flooded; source: "Bodrum'u sağanak yağmur vurdu", YENI AKIT, 18 NOV 2018; SAT/BLITZ;
https://www.yeniakit.com.tr/haber/bodrumu-saganak-yagmur-vurdu-546279.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Yokuşbaşı  Muğla Province 
Turkey (37.05 N, 27.43 E) < 1 km
18-11-2018  (Sunday)   01:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; flash floods; roads flooded; cars swept away; houses and shops flooded; damage; source: "Turizm cenneti sular altında kaldı Mavi deniz çamura büründü 5 yıldızlı oteller sular altında kaldı", HABER TÜRK, 18 NOV 2018; SAT/BLITZ;
https://www.haberturk.com/mugla-haberleri/64785193-turizm-cenneti-sular-altinda-kaldimavi-deniz-camura-burundu-5-yildizli-oteller-sular

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Murmansk  Murmanskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (68.97 N, 33.08 E) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   18:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
strong gusts; power line/overhead line for e-busses damaged; damage; source: "В социальных сетях жалуются, что сильный ветер вызвал перебои с электричеством и остановку троллейбусов ", b-port.com, 18 NOV 2018;
https://b-port.com/news/item/221435.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Didim  Aydın Province 
Turkey (37.38 N, 27.26 E) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   17:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; roads/shops flooded; damage; source: "Didim'i Sağanak Yağmur Vurdu", HABERLER.com, 18 NOV 2018; SAT/BLITZ;
https://www.haberler.com/didim-i-saganak-yagmur-vurdu-11448451-haberi/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Fevzipaşa  Aydın Province 
Turkey (37.37 N, 27.32 E) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   17:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; local areas flooded; roads/shops flooded; damage; source: "Didim'i Sağanak Yağmur Vurdu", HABERLER.com, 18 NOV 2018; SAT/BLITZ;
https://www.haberler.com/didim-i-saganak-yagmur-vurdu-11448451-haberi/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Puerto de Tazacorte  Islas Canarias - La Palma 
Spain (28.65 N, 17.94 W) < 1 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   16:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a newspaper report
strong winds caused high waves; areas flooded; houses and roads flooded; wall collapsed; damage; source: "El fuerte oleaje provoca daños en el paseo marítimo del Puerto de Tazacorte y el mar entra en los núcleos de La Bombilla y El Remo", EL DIARIO / LA PALMA AHORA, 18 NOV 2018;
https://www.eldiario.es/lapalmaahora/sociedad/fuerte-provoca-maritimo-Puerto-Tazacorte_0_837116339.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Mesa del Mar  Islas Canarias - Tenerife 
Spain (28.50 N, 16.42 W) < 1 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, an eyewitness report of the damage
severe winds caused high waves; houses damaged; windows smashed; people evacuated; damage; source: "Evacuadas más de cien personas en Tenerife por el fuerte oleaje ", EL DIARIO / TENERIFE AHORA, 18 NOV 2018;
https://www.eldiario.es/tenerifeahora/sucesos/desalojadas-viviendas-Tenerife-oleaje-alerta_0_837116609.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Garachico  Islas Canarias - Tenerife 
Spain (28.37 N, 16.77 W) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
severe winds caused high waves; houses damaged; windows smashed; people evacuated; damage; source: "Evacuadas más de cien personas en Tenerife por el fuerte oleaje ", EL DIARIO / TENERIFE AHORA, 18 NOV 2018;
https://www.eldiario.es/tenerifeahora/sucesos/desalojadas-viviendas-Tenerife-oleaje-alerta_0_837116609.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Costa Adeje  Islas Canarias - Tenerife 
Spain (28.08 N, 16.73 W) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
severe winds caused high waves; houses damaged; windows smashed; damage; source: "Evacuadas más de cien personas en Tenerife por el fuerte oleaje ", EL DIARIO / TENERIFE AHORA, 18 NOV 2018;
https://www.eldiario.es/tenerifeahora/sucesos/desalojadas-viviendas-Tenerife-oleaje-alerta_0_837116609.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Bajamar  Islas Canarias - Tenerife 
Spain (28.55 N, 16.34 W) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
severe winds caused high waves; car(s) swept into the sea; damage; source: "Evacuadas más de cien personas en Tenerife por el fuerte oleaje ", EL DIARIO / TENERIFE AHORA, 18 NOV 2018;
https://www.eldiario.es/tenerifeahora/sucesos/desalojadas-viviendas-Tenerife-oleaje-alerta_0_837116609.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Puerto de la Cruz  Islas Canarias - Tenerife 
Spain (28.42 N, 16.55 W) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
severe winds caused high waves; car(s) swept into the sea; damage; source: "Evacuadas más de cien personas en Tenerife por el fuerte oleaje ", EL DIARIO / TENERIFE AHORA, 18 NOV 2018;
https://www.eldiario.es/tenerifeahora/sucesos/desalojadas-viviendas-Tenerife-oleaje-alerta_0_837116609.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

tornado

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Réthymnon  Rethýmnis 
Greece (35.37 N, 24.47 E) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   13:20 UTC 

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
accompanying weather: heavy rain.
total event duration: 12 mins.
A large waterspout was reported near the port of Rethymnon, Crete. source: meteo.gr - 17/11/2018
https://www.facebook.com/Meteo.Gr/photos/a.362591717111518/1968976673139673/?type=3&theater

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Seljalandsdalur  Vestfirðir 
Iceland (66.07 N, 23.21 W) < 1 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   13:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 30 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 12 m/s
direction of movement: SE-NW
source: WS report, reported v. Veðurstofa Íslands (vedur.is), 17 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Marmaris  Muğla Province 
Turkey (36.85 N, 28.27 E) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   12:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded, roads damaged; damage; source: "Marmaris'te sağanak yağmur 7 tekneyi batırdı, deniz kahverengiye döndü", SABAH, 18 NOV 2018; SAT/BLITZ;
https://www.sabah.com.tr/yasam/2018/11/18/marmariste-saganak-yagmur-7-tekneyi-batirdi-deniz-kahverengiye-dondu

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Hnífsdalur  Vestfirðir 
Iceland (66.12 N, 23.13 W) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   12:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 29 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15 m/s
direction of movement: S-N
source: WS report, reported v. Veðurstofa Íslands (vedur.is), 17 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Botn í Súgandafirði  Vestfirðir 
Iceland (66.08 N, 23.37 W) < 1 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 27 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 13 m/s
direction of movement: SE-NW
source: WS report, reported v. Veðurstofa Íslands (vedur.is), 17 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Blönduós  Norðurland vestra 
Iceland (65.67 N, 20.30 W) < 3 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25 m/s
direction of movement: SE-NW
source: WS report, reported v. Veðurstofa Íslands (vedur.is), 17 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Angissoq  Kujalleq 
Greenland (59.98 N, 45.13 W) < 1 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   07:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25.8 m/s
direction of movement: WNW-ESE
source: WS report; reported v. synop 04285; ogimet.com, 17 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Paamiut  Sermersooq 
Greenland (62.57 N, 50.42 W) < 1 km
17-11-2018  (Saturday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 26.3 m/s
direction of movement: NW-SE
source: WS report; reported v. synop 04253; ogimet.com, 17 NOV 2018;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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