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selected: all reports
- occurring between 17-10-2017 00:00 and 24-10-2017 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 106
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 selected reports

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Pervomayskiy Okrug 
Greater Murmansk City area. Murmanskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (68.92 N, 33.07 E)
23-10-2017  (Monday)   12:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
heavy snowfall/wet snow; power lines damaged; black out; 402 houses affected; source: "В Мурманске из-за аварии больше 400 домов остались без света", mir24.tv, 23 OCT 2017;
https://mir24.tv/news/16273960/v-murmanske-iz-za-avarii-bolshe-400-domov-ostalis-bez-sveta

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

tornado

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Lakíthra  Kefallinía 
Greece (38.12 N, 20.52 E) < 3 km
23-10-2017  (Monday)   06:50 UTC 

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service, a report on a website
The funnel cloud was observed.
accompanying weather: heavy rain.
total event duration: 10 mins.
direction of movement: NNW-SSE
Panagis Vinieris reports a large waterspout in W Kefalonia. source: meteo.gr - 23/10/2017
https://www.facebook.com/Meteo.Gr/photos/a.1500763013294377.1073741829.294797363890954/1524180574285954/?type=3&theater

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

tornado

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Anapa  Krasnodarskiy Kray 
Russian Federation (44.95 N, 37.32 E) < 3 km
22-10-2017  (Sunday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
Suction vortices were not observed.
The funnel cloud was observed.
waterspout observed; source: witness photo reports, reported v. Метеодневник | Опасная погода, v. VK, 22 OCT 2017;
https://pp.userapi.com/c639128/v639128725/58ca8/eag4dcT7MVI.jpg
https://pp.userapi.com/c837739/v837739776/55526/i7NvfkYFG2E.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Sainte-Adresse, -Pointe de la Hève  Région Haute-Normandie 
France (49.51 N, 0.07 E)
22-10-2017  (Sunday)   05:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 28.4 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 11.6 m/s
convective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above North Sea, active rear zone sky; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Île-de-Bréhat  Région Bretagne 
France (48.85 N, 3.00 W)
22-10-2017  (Sunday)   03:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.0 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.4 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above North Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Octeville-sur-Mer, -Aéroport du Havre-Octeville  Région Haute-Normandie 
France (49.53 N, 0.09 E)
22-10-2017  (Sunday)   02:51 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 26.1 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.7 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: WSW-ENE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above North Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Gatteville-le-Phare  Région Basse-Normandie 
France (49.70 N, 1.27 W)
22-10-2017  (Sunday)   01:33 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 30.0 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 9.5 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: very strong wind, depression Elmar above North Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Vinnemerville  Région Haute-Normandie 
France (49.81 N, 0.57 E)
22-10-2017  (Sunday)   00:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.4 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 14.0 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above North Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Lelant Downs  England - Cornwall 
United Kingdom (50.18 N, 5.48 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   22:06 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report
few large branches/trees or shingles down

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: EWOB Admin [e-mail]

severe wind

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Gouville-sur-Mer  Région Basse-Normandie 
France (49.11 N, 1.61 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   21:57 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 29.3 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 19.7 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Camaret-sur-Mer, -Pointe du Toulinguet  Région Bretagne 
France (48.28 N, 4.63 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   20:57 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.7 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 11.1 m/s
convective.
direction of movement: NNW-SSE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain, active rear zone sky; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Boulogne-sur-Mer  Région Nord-Pas-de-Calais 
France (50.73 N, 1.60 E)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   20:33 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 28.9 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 18.8 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: SW-NE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Bangor  Région Bretagne 
France (47.29 N, 3.22 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   20:33 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.3 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 17.2 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Ouessant, -Le Stiff  Région Bretagne 
France (48.47 N, 5.06 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   20:27 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.3 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.5 m/s
partly convective.
direction of movement: NW-SE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain, active rear zone sky; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Plogoff, -Pointe du Raz  Région Bretagne 
France (48.04 N, 4.73 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   18:51 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.7 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.2 m/s
convective.
direction of movement: NW-SE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain, active rear zone sky; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Groix  Région Bretagne 
France (47.65 N, 3.50 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   17:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 28.2 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 20.1 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: WNW-ESE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Brignogan-Plages  Région Bretagne 
France (48.68 N, 4.33 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   17:33 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.4 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.5 m/s
convective.
direction of movement: WSW-ENE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain, active rear zone sky; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Penmarch, -Pointe de Penmarc'h  Région Bretagne 
France (47.80 N, 4.38 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   16:57 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.4 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 21.3 m/s
partly convective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain, active rear zone sky; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Île-de-Batz  Région Bretagne 
France (48.75 N, 4.01 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   16:27 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.6 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.1 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Saint-Nazaire, -Pointe de Chemoulin  Région Pays-de-la-Loire 
France (47.23 N, 2.30 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   15:51 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 26.7 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 19.7 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Sainte-Adresse, -Pointe de la Hève  Région Haute-Normandie 
France (49.51 N, 0.07 E)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   15:51 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 31.4 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 15.4 m/s
partly convective.
direction of movement: WSW-ENE
event: very strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain, active rear zone sky; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Audinghen, -Cap Gris-Nez  Région Nord-Pas-de-Calais 
France (50.87 N, 1.58 E)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   15:27 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 33.5 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 19.5 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: SW-NE
event: severe wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Innermessan 
[A77]. Scotland - Dumfries and Galloway 
United Kingdom (54.94 N, 4.99 W) < 3 km
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; road flooded/blocked; source: SS Traffic news (theaa.com), 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Plovan  Région Bretagne 
France (47.91 N, 4.36 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   14:39 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.1 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 14.6 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Paris, -Tour Eiffel  Région Île-de-France 
France (48.86 N, 2.30 E)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   14:27 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.1 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 17.7 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: WSW-ENE
event: strong wind, depression Elmar above Great Britain; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 21 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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