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selected: all reports
- occurring between 13-08-2019 00:00 and 20-08-2019 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 248
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 lesser whirlwind
  snow heavy snowfall/snowstorm   ice ice accumulation   avalanche avalanche   lightning damaging lightning
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Eschach  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (47.73 N, 9.60 E)
19-08-2019  (Monday)
17:22 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Spotter estimated max. hail diameter: 2 cm. http://meta.skywarn.de/278

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany

heavy rain

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Eschach  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (47.73 N, 9.60 E)
19-08-2019  (Monday)
17:22 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter
Spotter estimated the flooding to be severe. http://meta.skywarn.de/278

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany

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Eschach  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (47.73 N, 9.60 E)
19-08-2019  (Monday)
17:22 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter
direction of movement: W-E
Spotter estimated wind speed: T1 or T2. http://meta.skywarn.de/278

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany

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Wąchock  Świętokrzyskie 
Poland (51.07 N, 21.01 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
17:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.5 cm
https://www.facebook.com/beata.szwarc.125/posts/2955028891237166
Reference: Eyewitness report on Facebook, 19 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: BK / report expanded by A. Surowiecki (Skywarn Polska)

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Suchedniów (Osiedle Bugaj)  Świętokrzyskie 
Poland (51.05 N, 20.84 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
17:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.75 cm
Large hail up to 2.75 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-4-A2btlxA1tmmGLkX6OZzubDZd7KwhT/view?usp=sharing
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Google Drive), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Żakowola Poprzeczna  Lubelskie 
Poland (51.88 N, 22.71 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
Large hail (but with unknown exact diameter - about 2 cm estimated from the photo) was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2914190391984815&set=p.2914190391984815
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Kąkolewnica  Lubelskie 
Poland (51.90 N, 22.70 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.75 cm
Large hail up to 2.75 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness after passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/lowcyburz/photos/pcb.10157287099972332/10157287095957332/?type=3&theater
Reference: Eyewitness report via Polscy Łowcy Burz (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Radom (Potkanów)  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.36 N, 21.10 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3.5 cm
Large hail up to 3.5 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness after passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/SiecObserwatorowBurz/photos/pcb.2444054135688581/2444051359022192/?type=3&theater
Reference: Eyewitness report via Sieć Obserwatorów Burz (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Radom (Halinów)  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.39 N, 21.11 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.5 cm
Large hail up to 2.5 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness after passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2790602607634453&set=p.2790602607634453&type=3&theater
Reference: Eyewitness report via Sieć Obserwatorów Burz (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Rożki  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.34 N, 21.04 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3.0 cm
Large hail up to 3 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2568438843195961&set=p.2568438843195961
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Radom (Kończyce)  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.37 N, 21.06 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 4.0 cm
Large hail up to 4.0 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness after passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2451323671642085&set=p.2451323671642085
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Wolanów  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.38 N, 20.98 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:05 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.25 cm
Large hail up to 2.25 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness after passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/lowcyburz/photos/pcb.10157286944642332/10157287006312332/?type=3&theater
Reference: Eyewitness report via Polscy Łowcy Burz (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Garno  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.36 N, 20.98 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
16:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.75 cm
Large hail up to 2.75 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1308409379328608&set=p.1308409379328608
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Gułów  Lubelskie 
Poland (51.74 N, 22.22 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
15:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=350169219204366&set=p.350169219204366&type=1&theater
Reference: Eyewitness report on Facebook, 19 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: BK / report expanded by A. Surowiecki (Skywarn Polska)

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Wólka Ostrożeńska  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.80 N, 21.74 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
15:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3.0 cm
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2419846528252938&set=p.2419846528252938&type=3&theater
Reference: Eyewitness report on Facebook, 19 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: BK / report expanded by A. Surowiecki (Skywarn Polska)

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Chotynia  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.80 N, 21.70 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
15:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3.5 cm
Large hail up to 3.5 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-4-A2btlxA1tmmGLkX6OZzubDZd7KwhT/view?usp=sharing
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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n. Sędów  Łódzkie 
Poland (51.26 N, 20.36 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
15:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.5 cm
Large hail up to 2.5 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data, but exact place is not fully known.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10219077453356772&set=p.10219077453356772
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Helenówka  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.40 N, 21.60 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
15:05 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3.25 cm
Large hail up to 3.25 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2914190391984815&set=p.2914190391984815
Reference: Eyewitness report (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

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Maków  Mazowieckie 
Poland (51.35 N, 21.24 E) < 1 km
19-08-2019  (Monday)
14:25 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail up to 2 cm i.d. was reported by an eyewitness during passage of a supercell thunderstorm. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://www.facebook.com/lowcyburz/photos/pcb.10157286944642332/10157287003057332/?type=3&theater
Reference: Eyewitness report via Polscy Łowcy Burz (on Facebook), 19 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

heavy rain

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Dürrenstetten  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.34 N, 9.52 E)
18-08-2019  (Sunday)
22:02 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter
Spotter estimated the flooding to be severe. http://meta.skywarn.de/277

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany

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Belfort  Région Franche-Comté 
France (47.63 N, 6.87 E) < 3 km
18-08-2019  (Sunday)
21:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 4 cm
Strong hailstorm in Belfort. Hour unknown. Hailstones diameter at least up to 4 cm (based on photo)
https://www.facebook.com/meteocontact/posts/2597046983693444?comment_tracking=%7B%22tn%22%3A%22O%22%7D
Reference: Météo-Contact (on Facebook), 19 Aug 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Bisel  Région Alsace 
France (47.53 N, 7.22 E) < 5 km
18-08-2019  (Sunday)
20:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event
Hailstones rather small (1-2 cm) but thick layers
https://www.lalsace.fr/actualite/2019/08/18/orage-et-gros-grelons-sur-la-region-mulhousienne

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

severe wind

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Gera  Thüringen 
Germany (50.87 N, 12.08 E) < 5 km
18-08-2019  (Sunday)
19:50 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25.3 m/s
91KM/H
Reference: WS report; reported v. kachelmannwetter.com, 18/19 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Plzeň 
Mikulka, CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11450 Plzeňský kraj 
Czech Republic (49.77 N, 13.38 E) < 1 km
18-08-2019  (Sunday)
19:40 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25.3 m/s
wind gust during thunderstorm passage
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2019-08-18_L1PLMI01.gif
Reference: SYNOP report 2019-08-18 20 UTC

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS)

severe wind

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Klotzsche  Sachsen 
Germany (51.11 N, 13.77 E) < 3 km
18-08-2019  (Sunday)
19:35 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
Impacts: Car(s) damaged beyond repair, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
https://www.tag24.de/nachrichten/dresden-unwetter-sturm-gewitter-im-elbtal-baum-faellt-auf-auto-smart-fortwo-klotzsche-feuerwehr-1176494
Reference: "Heftiges Unwetter in Dresden: Baum fällt mitten auf geparktes Auto", TAG24, 19 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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