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selected: all reports
- occurring between 08-10-2018 00:00 and 15-10-2018 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 173
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)

heavy rain

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Lamezia Terme  Calabria 
Italy (38.97 N, 16.31 E)
15-10-2018  (Monday)   10:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
precipitation: 40 mm
duration of precipitation: 12 hours
convective.
damage to property: Strade allagate. fabbriche allagate
Esondazione torrente Turrida
https://www.facebook.com/meteocalabria.net/photos/pcb.2224885891078319/2224885814411660/?type=3&theater
http://www.meteoweb.eu/2018/10/maltempo-calabria-lamezia-terme/1165379/
http://www.meteocatanzaro.it/lamezia-straripato-torrente-turrina-allagate-aziende-ss-18/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: PRETEMP - Previsione temporali [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Villardonnel  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.33 N, 2.32 E)
15-10-2018  (Monday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
convective.
number of people dead: 1
Due to mediterranean episode with very violent rain and floods, one person died washed away.
http://www.lefigaro.fr/sciences/2018/10/14/01008-20181014ARTFIG00011-pluies-intenses-en-languedoc-roussillon-des-departements-en-alerte.php
https://extreme-meteo.tvlocale.fr/n31-france/article-suivi-de-l-episode-mediterraneen-en-cours.html?id=21564
https://www.francetvinfo.fr/meteo/inondations/pluies-inondations-crues-alerte-rouge-meteo-france-alerte-orange-aude-aveyron-haute-garonne-herault-pyrenees-orientales-tarn-tarn-et-garonne_2986619.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Villegailhenc  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.27 N, 2.37 E)
15-10-2018  (Monday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
convective.
number of people dead: 4
During a mediterranean episode, due to very heavy rain and violents floods, 4 persons were found dead.
http://www.lefigaro.fr/sciences/2018/10/14/01008-20181014ARTFIG00011-pluies-intenses-en-languedoc-roussillon-des-departements-en-alerte.php
https://extreme-meteo.tvlocale.fr/n31-france/article-suivi-de-l-episode-mediterraneen-en-cours.html?id=21564
https://www.francetvinfo.fr/meteo/inondations/pluies-inondations-crues-alerte-rouge-meteo-france-alerte-orange-aude-aveyron-haute-garonne-herault-pyrenees-orientales-tarn-tarn-et-garonne_2986619.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Cuxac-Cabardès  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.37 N, 2.30 E)
15-10-2018  (Monday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
convective.
number of people injured: 1
During a mediterranean episode, due to very heavy rain and violents floods, one person is hurt by the collapse of a house.
http://www.lefigaro.fr/sciences/2018/10/14/01008-20181014ARTFIG00011-pluies-intenses-en-languedoc-roussillon-des-departements-en-alerte.php
https://extreme-meteo.tvlocale.fr/n31-france/article-suivi-de-l-episode-mediterraneen-en-cours.html?id=21564
https://www.francetvinfo.fr/meteo/inondations/pluies-inondations-crues-alerte-rouge-meteo-france-alerte-orange-aude-aveyron-haute-garonne-herault-pyrenees-orientales-tarn-tarn-et-garonne_2986619.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Trèbes  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.22 N, 2.43 E)
15-10-2018  (Monday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
convective.
number of people dead: 9
The level reached on Monday in the morning by the flood in Trèbes, valley of the Aude, is unprecedented since 1891, "not far from 7 meters" according to Vigicrues. 9 persons died.
http://www.charentelibre.fr/2018/10/15/inondations-de-l-aude-le-bilan-monte-a-cinq-morts,3327442.php
https://www.la-croix.com/France/Orages-inondations-font-cinq-morts-Aude-2018-10-15-1300976023
https://extreme-meteo.tvlocale.fr/n31-france/article-suivi-de-l-episode-mediterraneen-en-cours.html?id=21564
https://www.francetvinfo.fr/meteo/inondations/pluies-inondations-crues-alerte-rouge-meteo-france-alerte-orange-aude-aveyron-haute-garonne-herault-pyrenees-orientales-tarn-tarn-et-garonne_2986619.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Portel-des-Corbières  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.05 N, 2.92 E)
15-10-2018  (Monday)   01:00 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
convective.
Heavy rain and severe floods due to mediterranean episode. Cars swept away and damaged.
http://www.charentelibre.fr/2018/10/15/inondations-de-l-aude-le-bilan-monte-a-cinq-morts,3327442.php

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Carcassonne 
Carcassonne and its area Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.22 N, 2.35 E)
15-10-2018  (Monday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
convective.
In 5 hours, between 160 and 180 mm of water fell on the agglomeration of Carcassonne, according to the prefect of Aude
http://www.lefigaro.fr/sciences/2018/10/14/01008-20181014ARTFIG00011-pluies-intenses-en-languedoc-roussillon-des-departements-en-alerte.php
https://extreme-meteo.tvlocale.fr/n31-france/article-suivi-de-l-episode-mediterraneen-en-cours.html?id=21564
https://www.francetvinfo.fr/meteo/inondations/pluies-inondations-crues-alerte-rouge-meteo-france-alerte-orange-aude-aveyron-haute-garonne-herault-pyrenees-orientales-tarn-tarn-et-garonne_2986619.html
http://www.charentelibre.fr/2018/10/15/inondations-de-l-aude-le-bilan-monte-a-cinq-morts,3327442.php

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Bolstad  Sogn og Fjordane 
Norway (61.50 N, 7.60 E) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   16:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; damage; source: "Kom heim til 20 meter breiare elv på eigedomen", NRK, 15 OCT 2018;
https://www.nrk.no/sognogfjordane/kom-heim-til-20-meter-breiare-elv-pa-eigedomen-1.14248761

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

heavy rain

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Luster  Sogn og Fjordane 
Norway (61.45 N, 7.45 E) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   16:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; areas flooded; road destroyed; farmland damaged; damage; source: "Bønder må slakte etter at flaumen tok dyrefôret", NRK, 15 OCT 2018;
https://www.nrk.no/sognogfjordane/bonder-ma-slakte-etter-at-dyrefor-blei-teke-av-elva-1.14249085

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Bismo  Oppland 
Norway (61.88 N, 8.27 E) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   16:00 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
heavy rain; areas flooded; houses / estates flooded; roads blocked; people evacuated; damage; source: "Skjåk kommune: Advarer folk mot å reise hjem", AFTENPOSTEN, 15 OCT 2018;
https://www.aftenposten.no/norge/i/l12Vze/Skjak-kommune-Advarer-folk-mot-a-reise-hjem

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

tornado

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Montebello Ionico  Calabria 
Italy (37.98 N, 15.76 E) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   14:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
http://www.meteoweb.eu/2018/10/maltempo-reggio-calabria-tornado-saline/1165410/
http://www.meteoweb.eu/video-gallery/maltempo-reggio-calabria-tromba-marina-nelle-acque-di-saline-joniche/id/295122513/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: PRETEMP - Previsione temporali [e-mail]

tornado

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Melito di Porto Salvo  Calabria 
Italy (37.92 N, 15.77 E)
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   07:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
https://www.facebook.com/centrometeosiciliano/videos/247560685933564/
https://www.facebook.com/761424697342709/posts/1164481253703716/
https://www.facebook.com/357119504329445/posts/2244523712255672/
https://www.facebook.com/367316700116703/posts/1078353862346313/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: PRETEMP - Previsione temporali [e-mail]

severe wind

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Cistérniga  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.62 N, 4.68 W) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   02:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
tree downed; road blocked; damage; source: "La tormenta tropical Leslie entra en España por Zamora y deja rachas de 96 km/h", LA VANGUARDIA, 14 OCT 2018;
https://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20181014/452342379765/leslie-tromenta-tropical-zamora-viento.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Valladolid  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.64 N, 4.73 W) < 1 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   02:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees damaged; road blocked; damage; source: "La tormenta tropical Leslie entra en España por Zamora y deja rachas de 96 km/h", LA VANGUARDIA, 14 OCT 2018;
https://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20181014/452342379765/leslie-tromenta-tropical-zamora-viento.html

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

severe wind

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Guarrate  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.28 N, 5.43 W) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   01:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
power line damaged; damage; source: "La tormenta tropical Leslie entra en España por Zamora y deja rachas de 96 km/h", LA VANGUARDIA, 14 OCT 2018;
https://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20181014/452342379765/leslie-tromenta-tropical-zamora-viento.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Fuentesaúco  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.23 N, 5.50 W) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   01:20 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a newspaper report
wind speed: 26.7 m/s
96km/h; source: "La tormenta tropical Leslie entra en España por Zamora y deja rachas de 96 km/h", LA VANGUARDIA, 14 OCT 2018;
https://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20181014/452342379765/leslie-tromenta-tropical-zamora-viento.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Zamora  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.51 N, 5.74 W) < 3 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
trees downed; roads blocked; damage; source: "Numerosas intervenciones de Bomberos y Policía ante los efectos de la tormenta tropical ‘Leslie’ en la capital", zamora24horas.com, 14 OCT 2018;
https://www.zamora24horas.com/texto-diario/mostrar/1208985/numerosas-intervenciones-bomberos-policia-ante-efectos-tormenta-tropical-leslie-capital

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Olivares  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.50 N, 5.76 W) < 1 km
14-10-2018  (Sunday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
tree downed; road blocked; damage; source: "Numerosas intervenciones de Bomberos y Policía ante los efectos de la tormenta tropical ‘Leslie’ en la capital", zamora24horas.com, 14 OCT 2018;
https://www.zamora24horas.com/texto-diario/mostrar/1208985/numerosas-intervenciones-bomberos-policia-ante-efectos-tormenta-tropical-leslie-capital

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Sabugal  Guarda 
Portugal (40.52 N, 7.23 W) < 3 km
13-10-2018  (Saturday)   23:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; roads blocked; damage; source: "Mau tempo provoca queda de árvores", O INTERIOR, 14 OCT 2018;
http://www.ointerior.pt/breakingnews/news.asp?Id=13661

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Condeixa a Nova  Coimbra 
Portugal (40.12 N, 8.50 W) < 3 km
13-10-2018  (Saturday)   23:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; road blocked; damage; source: "Leslie atingiu ventos de 178km/h. Há desalojados, 15 mil casas sem luz e centenas de árvores derrubadas", SAPO, 13/14 OCT 2018; SAT; (web link see Alcobaca report);

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Gouveia  Guarda 
Portugal (40.50 N, 7.59 W) < 3 km
13-10-2018  (Saturday)   23:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; roads blocked; damage; source: "Mau tempo provoca queda de árvores", O INTERIOR, 14 OCT 2018;
http://www.ointerior.pt/breakingnews/news.asp?Id=13661

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Fornos de Algodres  Guarda 
Portugal (40.62 N, 7.53 W) < 3 km
13-10-2018  (Saturday)   23:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; roads blocked; damage; source: "Mau tempo provoca queda de árvores", O INTERIOR, 14 OCT 2018;
http://www.ointerior.pt/breakingnews/news.asp?Id=13661

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Celorico da Beira  Guarda 
Portugal (40.63 N, 7.38 W) < 3 km
13-10-2018  (Saturday)   23:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; roads blocked; damage; source: "Mau tempo provoca queda de árvores", O INTERIOR, 14 OCT 2018;
http://www.ointerior.pt/breakingnews/news.asp?Id=13661

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Seia  Guarda 
Portugal (40.42 N, 7.70 W) < 3 km
13-10-2018  (Saturday)   23:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; roads blocked; damage; source: "Mau tempo provoca queda de árvores", O INTERIOR, 14 OCT 2018;
http://www.ointerior.pt/breakingnews/news.asp?Id=13661

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Trancoso  Guarda 
Portugal (40.78 N, 7.35 W) < 3 km
13-10-2018  (Saturday)   23:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; roads blocked; damage; source: "Mau tempo provoca queda de árvores", O INTERIOR, 14 OCT 2018;
http://www.ointerior.pt/breakingnews/news.asp?Id=13661

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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