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- occurring between 20-05-2016 00:00 and 27-05-2016 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 414
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tornado    severe wind    large hail    heavy rain
   funnel cloud    gustnado    dust devil
   heavy snowfall/snowstorm    ice accumulation    avalanche    damaging lightning
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large hail

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Kitzladen  Burgenland 
Austria (47.32 N, 16.07 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   20:00 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: 0.5 cm
thickness of hail cover: 10 cm
Usermeldung mit Foto gepostet auf die Pinnwand der Facebook-Seite von "Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen für Österreich". Ausbildung einer Hageldecke in Kitzladen bei Loipersdorf/Burgenland von Kerstin Reiterer
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10206618676168080&set=p.10206618676168080&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

large hail

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Markt Allhau  Burgenland 
Austria (47.28 N, 16.08 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   19:45 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: 0.5 cm
thickness of hail cover: 3 cm
Usermeldung mit Foto gepostet auf die Pinnwand der Facebook-Seite von "Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen für Österreich". Ausbildung einer Hageldecke in Markt Allhau/Burgenland von Lisa Schulcz
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1207420529271207&set=p.1207420529271207&type=3&theater
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1207431609270099&set=p.1207431609270099&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Oberwart  Burgenland 
Austria (47.29 N, 16.20 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   19:35 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report
Große Flashflood Gefahr im Raum Oberwart Pinkafeld Durch die Dunkelheit sind die überfluteten Straßen nicht zu sehen

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Heiberg via SKYWARN Austria [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Slavkov u Brna  Jihomoravský kraj 
Czech Republic (49.15 N, 16.88 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   18:10 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report
convective.
damage to property: cellars & streets flooded
after torrential rain during supercell storm few cellars and streets were flooded | time based on radar
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1210563088988641&set=p.1210563088988641&type=3&permPage=1

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

large hail

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Friedberg  Steiermark 
Austria (47.43 N, 16.05 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:45 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
average hail diameter: 2 cm
Usermeldung mit Foto gepostet auf die Pinnwand der Facebook-Seite von "Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen für Österreich". Großer Hagel 3-2cm in Friedberg/Steiermark von Franz Weber
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10205915720163050&set=p.10205915720163050&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

large hail

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Rettenegg 
Ortsteil Wasserstatt Steiermark 
Austria (47.53 N, 15.78 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:45 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
average hail diameter: 1.5 cm
thickness of hail cover: 5 cm
Usermeldung mit Foto gepostet auf die Pinnwand der Facebook-Seite von "Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen für Österreich". Großer Hagel 3cm mit Belagsbildung in Rettenegg/Steiermark von
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10201644661354428&set=p.10201644661354428&type=3&theater
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10201644617553333&set=p.10201644617553333&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Griesheim  Hessen 
Germany (50.10 N, 8.60 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:39 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: cellars flooded; damage
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded
source: "Schweres Unwetter lässt Keller in Hofheim und Frankfurt voll laufen", FRANKFURTER NEUE PRESSE, 27 MAY 2016; RAD

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Schwanheim  Hessen 
Germany (50.08 N, 8.58 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:35 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: cellars flooded; damage
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded
source: "Schweres Unwetter lässt Keller in Hofheim und Frankfurt voll laufen", FRANKFURTER NEUE PRESSE, 27 MAY 2016; RAD

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Pinggau  Steiermark 
Austria (47.43 N, 16.07 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:30 UTC 

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
average hail diameter: 1.5 cm
thickness of hail cover: 4 cm
Usermeldung mit Foto gepostet auf die Pinnwand der Facebook-Seite von "Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen für Österreich" mit vorher/nachher-Foto. Großer Hagel 2cm mit Belagsbildung in Pinggau/Steiermark von Melanie Kirnbauer
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1148172401890849&set=p.1148172401890849&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Sindlingen  Hessen 
Germany (50.08 N, 8.51 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:27 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: cellars flooded; damage
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded
source: "Schweres Unwetter lässt Keller in Hofheim und Frankfurt voll laufen", FRANKFURTER NEUE PRESSE, 27 MAY 2016; RAD

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Hofheim am Taunus  Hessen 
Germany (50.08 N, 8.45 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:11 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, a report on a website
thickness of hail cover: 2 cm
hailstorm; significant hail layer; source: "Schweres Unwetter lässt Keller in Hofheim und Frankfurt voll laufen", FRANKFURTER NEUE PRESSE, 27 MAY 2016; RAD;
http://www.fnp.de/rhein-main/blaulicht/Schweres-Unwetter-laesst-Keller-in-Hofheim-und-Frankfurt-voll-laufen;art25945,2030736

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Hofheim am Taunus  Hessen 
Germany (50.08 N, 8.45 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:11 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: damage
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: "Schweres Unwetter lässt Keller in Hofheim und Frankfurt voll laufen", FRANKFURTER NEUE PRESSE, 27 MAY 2016; RAD

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Hofheim am Taunus  Hessen 
Germany (50.08 N, 8.45 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   17:11 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: cellars flooded; damage. supermarket flooded
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded
source: "Schweres Unwetter lässt Keller in Hofheim und Frankfurt voll laufen", FRANKFURTER NEUE PRESSE, 27 MAY 2016; RAD

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Kloppenheim  Hessen 
Germany (50.10 N, 8.30 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   16:49 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
hailstorm; significant hail layer reported; source: "Unwetter: Hunderte Einsätze rund um Wiesbaden", HIT RADIO FFH, 27 MAY 2016; RAD;
http://www.ffh.de/news-service/ffh-nachrichten/nController/News/nAction/show/nCategory/wiesbaden/nId/72761/nItem/unwetter-ueber-taunus-und-rheingau.html

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

heavy rain

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Küb  Niederösterreich 
Austria (47.68 N, 15.88 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   16:41 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report
Sehr intensiver Starkregen seit ca. 10 Minuten. Straßen gleichen mittlerweile Sturzbächen, Kanal kann das viele Wasser nicht mehr aufnehmen.

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Sebastian Kodek via SKYWARN Austria [e-mail]

tornado

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Sailly-Flibeaucourt  Région Picardie 
France (50.17 N, 1.78 E) < 1 km
27-05-2016  (Friday)   16:02 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
The funnel cloud was observed.
place found with Street View, more data later; source: Météo Nord-Pas de Calais, FACEBOOK.com, 27 MAY 2016;
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=1160645337300226&id=552660604765372
https://scontent-cdg2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/13256486_1160643563967070_172783226967299912_n.jpg?oh=ed7a2e22df3a12549d5d31a8d5f8f74f&oe=57E64247

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Idenheim 
[L2] Rheinland-Pfalz 
Germany (49.90 N, 6.57 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   16:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: "Unwetter in der Region: Volle Keller, Stromausfall in der Eifel und ein entgleister Zug an der Mosel", VOLKSFREUND, 27 MAY 2016; RAD;
http://www.volksfreund.de/nachrichten/region/rheinlandpfalz/rheinland/Rheinland-Pfalz-und-Nachbarn-Fotostrecke-Unwetter-in-der-Region-Volle-Keller-Stromausfall-in-der-Eifel-und-ein-entgleister-Zug-an-der-Mosel;art158726,4484245

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Braunegg  Niederösterreich 
Austria (48.35 N, 15.22 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   15:15 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

large hail

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Roggenreith  Niederösterreich 
Austria (48.38 N, 15.18 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   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 cm
Usermeldung mit Foto gepostet auf die Pinnwand der Facebook-Seite von "Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen für Österreich". Großer Hagel 3-2cm in Roggenreith von Romana Stadler. Zweites Hagelgewitter in dem Ort am selben Tag.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=854107968028452&set=p.854107968028452&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

large hail

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Bärnkopf  Niederösterreich 
Austria (48.40 N, 15.00 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   15:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter
maximum hail diameter: 4 cm
average hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstone properties: stones of clear ice.
Stormchaser-Bericht (AWÖ/Illapa) direkt aus dem Casing - Gerald Reczek und Patrick Reinprecht; Facebook-Posting - Bestätigung der Hagelgröße und Uhrzeit.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1418032771556088&set=p.1418032771556088&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Waldesch 
[B327] Rheinland-Pfalz 
Germany (50.27 N, 7.53 E) < 3 km
27-05-2016  (Friday)   15:05 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded - mudslides
source: "Unwetter in der Region: Volle Keller, Stromausfall in der Eifel und ein entgleister Zug an der Mosel", VOLKSFREUND, 27 MAY 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Arbesbach  Niederösterreich 
Austria (48.48 N, 14.95 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   15:00 UTC 

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3.5 cm
time estimated by radar hail size estimated by picture
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1134801433207081&set=gm.10153882975909550&type=3&theater

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Hatzenport  Rheinland-Pfalz 
Germany (50.23 N, 7.42 E) < 3 km
27-05-2016  (Friday)   14:57 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: railroad blocked / damaged
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded - landslide
source: "Unwetter in Eifel und Hunsrück: Keine Verletzten, aber überflutete Keller und Erdrutsche", FOCUS Online, 27 MAY 2016; RAD;
http://www.focus.de/regional/rheinland-pfalz/unwetter-in-eifel-und-hunsrueck-keine-verletzten-aber-ueberflutete-keller-und-erdrutsche_id_5572518.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Alken  Rheinland-Pfalz 
Germany (50.25 N, 7.45 E) < 3 km
27-05-2016  (Friday)   14:56 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded - landslide
source: "Unwetter in der Region: Volle Keller, Stromausfall in der Eifel und ein entgleister Zug an der Mosel", VOLKSFREUND, 27 MAY 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Deutschbrodersdorf  Niederösterreich 
Austria (47.93 N, 16.47 E)
27-05-2016  (Friday)   14:50 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen Österreich (AWÖ) [e-mail]

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