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- occurring between 16-06-2018 00:00 and 23-06-2018 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 360
Only the first 25 selected events are shown in the table
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  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)

tornado

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Stankiškiai 
Lithuania (55.38 N, 21.24 E) < 1 km
23-06-2018  (Saturday)   06:50 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: landwater
Suction vortices were observed.
The funnel cloud was observed.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
total event duration: 5 mins.
The tornado was first observed over land then shortly moved over Gulf of Kniaupas (part of Curonian lagoon). According to eye-witness no damage was observed. Tornado moved from SW to NE
https://www.facebook.com/OraiIrKlimatasLietuvoje/videos/1748446785244058/
https://www.tv3.lt/naujiena/lietuva/964460/lietuvoje-prauze-viesulas-pirma-karta-siais-metais

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Lukas Sudvajus. Orai ir klimatas Lietuvoje [e-mail]

severe wind

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Salgrund  Kaskinen 
Finland (62.31 N, 21.11 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   14:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 33.5 m/s
Very strong wind gust was measured; data: Finnish Meteorological Institute; 22 JUN 2018;
http://meteo.fi/extreme/
https://s22.postimg.cc/sjyga1hf5/Wind_data22.06.png

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

large hail

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Rogojel  Cluj 
Romania (46.78 N, 22.85 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   13:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstone properties: oblate (squeezed ball/ellipsoid) stones, stones with rings.
Hail with dimeter estimated at 2 cm (the original description mentioned quail egg size hail). Damages to crops around Rogojelu (judetul Cluj).
https://www.antena3.ro/actualitate/locale/imaginile-prapadului-la-cluj-culturi-intregi-au-fost-distruse-de-o-ploaie-cu-gheata-video-474997.html
https://ziarulclujean.ro/grindina-a-facut-prapad-in-localitatea-rogojel-din-judetul-cluj/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bogdan Antonescu (ESSL executive board) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Helsinki  Etelä-Suomen lääni 
Finland (60.18 N, 24.93 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   12:35 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper).
Strong wind caused damage; large scaffholding was blown over; no one was hurt in this accident; source: "Rakennustelineet rojahtivat katuun Helsingissä - kaksi henkilöautoa jäi alle"; Italalehti; 22 JUN 2018;
https://www.iltalehti.fi/kotimaa/201806222201031347_u0.shtml
https://img.ilcdn.fi/JlwCcXAg7VIHBB_KPZS9aa7L7mE=/full-fit-in/1024x/img-s3.ilcdn.fi/420e5dbeaada0061423b090c7257fa77eb49032094eedc4b4182fa228cd6609f.jpg

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Juuru  Raplamaa 
Estonia (59.06 N, 24.95 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:50 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report received by e-mail , a report on a website
Strong winds disrupted daily life; power cut off and water gone; source: witness report v Facebook; 22 JUN 2018;

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Tamsalu  Lääne-Virumaa 
Estonia (59.16 N, 26.11 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: Damaged greenhouse
Strong wind caused damage to a greenhouse; source: witness report v Facebook; 22 JUN 2018;

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Vääna  Harjumaa 
Estonia (59.39 N, 24.40 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, severe wind.
damage to property: Damaged garage door
Strong winds tore off a garage door; source: witness photo report v Facebook; 22 JUN 2018;
https://s22.postimg.cc/9iy7897n5/garage_door.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Kylma-Pihlava  Rauma 
Finland (61.14 N, 21.30 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 27.5 m/s
Strong wind gust was measured in the afteroon; data: Finnish Meteorological Institute; 22 JUN 2018;
https://s22.postimg.cc/sjyga1hf5/Wind_data22.06.png
http://ilmatieteenlaitos.fi/suomen-havainnot/asema?parameter=wind&station=101061

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Strommingsbaden  Malax 
Finland (62.97 N, 20.73 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.5 m/s
Strong wind gust was measured in the afteroon; data: Finnish Meteorological Institute; 22 JUN 2018;
http://meteo.fi/extreme/
https://s22.postimg.cc/sjyga1hf5/Wind_data22.06.png
http://ilmatieteenlaitos.fi/suomen-havainnot/asema?parameter=wind&station=101481

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Tallinn  Harjumaa 
Estonia (59.43 N, 24.73 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper), severe wind.
damage to property: Broken windows
Strong wind caused damage; one tree fell against the house; some windows were broken; source: "Pildid: Tallinnas kukkus puu elumajja"; Postimees; 22 JUN 2018;
https://tallinn.postimees.ee/4508434/pildid-tallinnas-kukkus-puu-elumajja

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Oore  Pärnumaa 
Estonia (58.46 N, 24.77 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
damage to crops and forests: Downed trees
Strong wind caused damage; downed trees; road blocked; source: "Tugev tuul on põhjustanud päästjatele hulga väljasõite"; Pärnu Postimees; 22 JUN 2018;
https://parnu.postimees.ee/4508462/tugev-tuul-on-pohjustanud-paastjatele-hulga-valjasoite?gallery=

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Isokari  Kustavi 
Finland (60.73 N, 21.00 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.4 m/s
Strong wind gust was measured in the afteroon; data: Finnish Meteorological Institute; 22 JUN 2018;
http://meteo.fi/extreme/
https://s22.postimg.cc/sjyga1hf5/Wind_data22.06.png

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Naissaare  Harjumaa 
Estonia (59.56 N, 24.53 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   10:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 25.5 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 17.4 m/s
direction of movement: SW-NE
A strong wind gust was measured; data: Estonian Weather Service
http://www.ilmateenistus.ee/ilm/ilmavaatlused/vaatlusandmed/tuul/?lang=en

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Pärnu 
Pühavaimu street Pärnumaa 
Estonia (58.38 N, 24.51 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   09:08 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper), photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage.
damage to property: One car destroyed
damage to crops and forests: Downed tree
Strong wind caused damage; wind gusts reached 20 m/s; one downed tree; one car destroyed; source: "Galerii: tugev tuul langetas Pärnu südalinnas auto peale puu"; Pärnu Postimees; 22 JUN 2018;
https://parnu.postimees.ee/4508296/galerii-tugev-tuul-langetas-parnu-sudalinnas-auto-peale-puu

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Rakvere 
Posti street Lääne-Virumaa 
Estonia (59.35 N, 26.36 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper), severe wind.
damage to crops and forests: Downed tree
Strong wind caused damage; downed tree; road blocked and closed; source: "Rakveres sulges puu Posti tänava"; Virumaa Teataja; 22 JUN 2018;
https://virumaateataja.postimees.ee/4508369/rakveres-sulges-puu-posti-tanava

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Tallinn 
Kalamaja Harjumaa 
Estonia (59.43 N, 24.73 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper), photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, severe wind.
damage to property: One damaged car
damage to crops and forests: Downed tree
Strong wind caused damage; a tree fell on the car; source: "FOTO | Kalamajas kukkus puu auto peale - Eestit raputavad täna õhtul tuuleiilid"; Delfi.ee; 22 JUN 2018;
http://ilmateade.delfi.ee/uudised/foto-kalamajas-kukkus-puu-auto-peale-eestit-raputavad-tana-ohtul-tuuleiilid?id=82743955

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Kokkola 
Finland (63.84 N, 23.14 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   08:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 26 m/s
Strong wind gust occurred; data: Finnish Meteorological Institute; 22 JUN 2018;
http://meteo.fi/extreme/
https://s22.postimg.cc/6ew9j6yup/FMI_winddata.png

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Klooga 
Between Klooga-Paldiski  Harjumaa 
Estonia (59.32 N, 24.21 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   08:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper), severe wind.
direction of movement: SW-NE
damage to crops and forests: Downed tree
Strong wind caused damage; one tree fell on the overhead line; train traffic disrupted; source: Elron.ee; 22 JUN 2018;
https://elron.ee/uudised/teated/?id=9778
http://www.delfi.ee/news/paevauudised/eesti/tugeva-tuule-tottu-kontaktvorgule-kukkunud-puu-takistab-laanesuuna-rongiliiklust?id=82740831

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Pietarsaari  Länsi-Suomen lääni 
Finland (63.67 N, 22.70 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   08:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 30.1 m/s
Strong wind gust was measured; source: Finnish Meteorological Institute
http://ilmatieteenlaitos.fi/suomen-havainnot?parameter=wind&station=101660
https://s22.postimg.cc/vgysw2fkh/strong_wind.png

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Ulkokalla  Kaljoki 
Finland (64.33 N, 23.44 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   08:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 25.7 m/s
Strong wind gust occurred; data: Finnish Meteorological Institute; 22 JUN 2018;
http://meteo.fi/extreme/
https://s22.postimg.cc/6ew9j6yup/FMI_winddata.png

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Mariehamn  Ålands län 
Finland (60.10 N, 19.95 E) < 1 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   06:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 28.5 m/s
Strong wind gust occurred; data: Finnish Meteorological Institute; 22 JUN 2018;
http://meteo.fi/extreme/
https://s22.postimg.cc/6ew9j6yup/FMI_winddata.png

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Rovinj  Istarska 
Croatia (45.08 N, 13.64 E) < 3 km
22-06-2018  (Friday)   03:10 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, a report on a website
heavy rain; local areas flooded; damage; source: "Hrvatsku pogodilo nevrijeme, ali najgore se tek očekuje", N1, 22 JUN 2018; SAT;
http://ba.n1info.com/a268064/Svijet/Regija/Hrvatsku-pogodilo-nevrijeme-ali-najgore-se-tek-ocekuje.html
https://www.facebook.com/istramet/videos/10156093911416072/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

heavy rain

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Tallinn  Harjumaa 
Estonia (59.43 N, 24.73 E) < 1 km
21-06-2018  (Thursday)   19:50 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report, a report on a website
precipitation: 26 mm
duration of precipitation: 1.5 hours
convective.
A thunderstorm caused heavy rainfall; some streets were completely flooded and impassable; some cars trapped; traffic locally disrupted; source: witness photo and video reports; "VIDEO ja FOTOD | Äikesevihm tõi mitmel pool Tallinnas kaasa uputuse, politsei soovitab autosõitu vältida"; Delfi.ee; 21 JUN 2018;
http://www.delfi.ee/news/paevauudised/eesti/video-fotod-ja-blogi-aikesevihm-toi-mitmel-pool-tallinnas-kaasa-uputuse-politsei-soovitab-autosoitu-valtida?id=82737309
https://tallinn.postimees.ee/4508098/fotod-aikesevihm-toi-tallinna-uleujutused-politsei-palub-voimalusel-soidud-ara-jatta?gallery=125388&image=7914513
https://www.ohtuleht.ee/883801/videod-uputus-aikesetorm-muutis-tallinna-tanavad-jogedeks-politsei-soovitab-autosoitu-valtida

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Hajnówka  Podlaskie 
Poland (52.74 N, 23.58 E)
21-06-2018  (Thursday)   19:40 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
intensity and characteristics: F0 T1 
the intensity rating was based on photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage.
convective.
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
Wind damage (mainly downed trees) were reported during passage of a thunderstorm with strong wind gusts. Source: An eyewitness report via Polscy Łowcy Burz website via zapodaj.net, 23 JUN 2018.
https://zapodaj.net/874118f1ae03e.jpg.html
https://zapodaj.net/9d765324eecbf.jpg.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Gregorowce  Podlaskie 
Poland (52.65 N, 23.26 E)
21-06-2018  (Thursday)   19:25 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
convective.
damage to property: building damaged
total damage: 30 thous. PLN
An outbuilding was damaged after passage of a thunderstorm with strong wind gusts. Source: "Statystyka interwencji jednostek ochrony przeciwpożarowej województwa podlaskiego", Cyfrowy Urząd Administracji Rządowej Województwa Podlaskiego e-podlaskie.eu - Fire services interventions map, date of access: 23 JUN 2018.
https://e-podlaskie.eu/statystyki-kw-psp

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

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