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Selected data from the database

selected: all reports
- occurring between 17-05-2018 00:00 and 24-05-2018 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 259
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 shown reports (all reports when logged in, last 25 when not logged in)

heavy rain

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Ebmath  Sachsen 
Germany (50.34 N, 12.15 E)
24-05-2018  (Thursday)   13:29 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a trained storm spotter
Spotter estimated the flooding to be extremely severe. http://sprachmeldungen.skywarn.de/2901.wav

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Oberwürschnitz  Sachsen 
Germany (50.37 N, 12.22 E)
24-05-2018  (Thursday)   12:47 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a trained storm spotter
Spotter estimated the flooding to be extremely severe. http://sprachmeldungen.skywarn.de/2900.wav

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Sint-Lievens-Houtem  Oost-Vlaanderen 
Belgium (50.92 N, 3.85 E)
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   17:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: streets and property flooded
after 30 minutes of heavy rain, water and mud from nearby hills flooded streets and houses.
https://www.nieuwsblad.be/cnt/dmf20180523_03526229

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

large hail

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Sengileyevskoye  Stavropol'skiy Kray 
Russian Federation (45.05 N, 41.61 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   17:05 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: 6 cm
hailstorm; very large hail 6cm i.d.; source: Опасная погода в России, 24 MAY 2018;
https://pp.userapi.com/c845321/v845321731/611bf/TqO7x92twdw.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Těšany  South Moravian Region 
Czech Republic (49.04 N, 16.77 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   16:55 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
precipitation: 27.6 mm
duration of precipitation: 0.5 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 41.1 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 41.1 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 41.1 mm
convective.
Heavy rainfall asociated with storm cell passing village. No property damage was reported.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1TJzmk9LCWfEAa2R6WSJUOs91wrmnB2GL/view?usp=sharing

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Jan Svarc [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Miškovice 
rain gauge station Středočeský kraj 
Czech Republic (50.16 N, 14.54 E)
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   16:40 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
precipitation: 43.2 mm
duration of precipitation: 1.0 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 33.0 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 0.5 hours
convective.
torrenttial rain during thunderstorm | peak precip. time was 15:50 - 16:20 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/rain/data/2018-05-23_Velen.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Běharovice  South Moravian Region 
Czech Republic (49.00 N, 16.08 E) < 3 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   16:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
convective.
A heavy rainfall associated with pulse storm. Heavy rain caused basement flood of two family houses. Firefighters assistance was necessary.
http://www.firebrno.cz/modules/incidents/detail.php?filter[id]=254695062&district_id=3713

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Jan Svarc [e-mail]

severe wind

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Ukhta  Komi Respublika 
Russian Federation (63.55 N, 53.69 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   16:00 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
trees downed; damage; park area damaged; power pole damaged; damage; source: "В Коми гроза повалила деревья в детском парке", PORTAL PRO GOROD, 24 MAY 2018;
https://pg11.ru/news/62471

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

damaging lightning

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Nitra  Nitriansky kraj 
Slovak Republic (48.31 N, 18.09 E) < 3 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   15:40 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
lightning strike causing damage or injuries to: persons.
measured peak current: 4 kA
number of people dead: 1
A lightning struck tree in Nitra city centre
https://www.imeteo.sk/novinka/aktualne-dnesne-burky-maju-jednu-obet
https://mynitra.sme.sk/c/20833226/muza-v-nitre-zabil-blesk-zasiahol-ho-na-namesti-pri-kostole.html

report status: event fully verified (QC2)

contact: Lubomir Franko, SHMU forecaster [e-mail]

large hail

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Angers  Région Pays de la Loire 
France (47.47 N, 0.55 W)
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   15:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Big hailstorm in Angers
https://www.facebook.com/guillaumewoznica.lci/videos/2034914090106587/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

large hail

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Pommiers-Moulons  Région Poitou-Charentes 
France (45.32 N, 0.35 W)
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   14:40 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a report on a website
Big hailstorm in Pommiers-Moulons.
https://www.facebook.com/Chasseur.d.orages.sud.ouest.17/posts/1017709981720086

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

heavy rain

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Cursdorf  Thüringen 
Germany (50.57 N, 11.13 E)
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   14:07 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a trained storm spotter
Spotter estimated the flooding to be very severe. http://meta.skywarn.de/105

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany [e-mail]

severe wind

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Zharkent  Almaty 
Kazakhstan (44.18 N, 80.01 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   14:05 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
roofs damaged; houses damaged; school building damaged; damage; source: "В Жаркенте ветер сорвал школьную крышу ", TOTAL.kz, 24 MAY 2018;
https://total.kz/ru/news/proisshestviya/v_zharkente_veter_sorval_shkolnuu_krishu_date_2018_05_24_08_23_45

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Jeseník 
CHMI rain gauge station Olomoucký kraj 
Czech Republic (50.23 N, 17.18 E)
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   13:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
precipitation: 44.5 mm
duration of precipitation: 1.0 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 38.0 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 0.5 hours
convective.
torrential rain during thunderstorm | peak precip. time was 12:20 - 12:50 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/rain/data/2018-05-23_Jesenik.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

large hail

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Filipany  Hrodzienskaja voblasć 
Belarus (54.68 N, 26.01 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   11:35 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 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.; source: witness photo report; reported v. VKontakte, 23 MAY 2018; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 24 MAY 2018; SAT;
https://pp.userapi.com/c845220/v845220004/5ada7/8oNLj1S3qPs.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Limoges  Région Limousin 
France (45.85 N, 1.25 E)
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   11:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a report on a website
Big hailstorm in Limoges in the early afternoon. Hailstones were small but the ground were covered with white layer. No damage reported.
https://www.facebook.com/france3limousin/videos/1741127755935034/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

large hail

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Čertjaž  Minskaya 
Belarus (54.03 N, 27.64 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:45 UTC (+/- 30 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
average hail diameter: 1 cm
hailstorm; large hail 1-2cm i.d., 2cm i.d. max. (video/witness); source: witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 23 MAY 2018; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 23 MAY 2018; SAT;
https://vk.com/wall75446917_843

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

large hail

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Lahojsk  Minskaya 
Belarus (54.21 N, 27.85 E) < 10 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:25 UTC (+/- 30 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
hailstorm; large hail 3cm i.d. (photo); source: witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 23 MAY 2018; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 23 MAY 2018; SAT;
https://pp.userapi.com/c844720/v844720286/624e3/G7uVPxQydxo.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Hai  Vitsyebskaya 
Belarus (55.84 N, 28.09 E) < 3 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:25 UTC (+/- 30 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
thickness of hail cover: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail about ~2cm i.d.; leaves ripped-off from trees; hail layer 2cm or slightly larger; source: witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 23 MAY 2018; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 23 MAY 2018; SAT
https://pp.userapi.com/c824204/v824204273/1515e6/VO9GkF7fEtU.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Vierchniadzvinsk  Vitsyebskaya 
Belarus (55.78 N, 27.93 E) < 10 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail about ~2cm i.d.; leaves ripped-off from trees; source: witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 23 MAY 2018; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 23 MAY 2018; SAT;
https://pp.userapi.com/c830408/v830408779/10d260/o3GUxS96IGg.jpg
https://pp.userapi.com/c824204/v824204273/1515dd/38umDor6YJ0.jpg

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

large hail

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Hallstadt  Bayern 
Germany (49.93 N, 10.88 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.; source: "Starkregen und Hagel: Unwetter wütet im Landkreis Bamberg", NORDBAYERN.de, 23 MAY 2018; source: UWA Wettermelder (v. Facebook), 23 MAY 2018; RAD;
http://www.nordbayern.de/region/bamberg/starkregen-und-hagel-unwetter-wutet-im-landkreis-bamberg-1.7621098

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Hallstadt  Bayern 
Germany (49.93 N, 10.88 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; local areas flooded; basements flooded; damage; source: "Starkregen und Hagel: Unwetter wütet im Landkreis Bamberg", NORDBAYERN.de, 23 MAY 2018; RAD;
http://www.nordbayern.de/region/bamberg/starkregen-und-hagel-unwetter-wutet-im-landkreis-bamberg-1.7621098

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Bamberg, -Gewerbegebiet Bamberg  Bayern 
Germany (49.91 N, 10.88 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.; source: "Starkregen und Hagel: Unwetter wütet im Landkreis Bamberg", NORDBAYERN.de, 23 MAY 2018; source: UWA Wettermelder (v. Facebook), 23 MAY 2018; RAD;
http://www.nordbayern.de/region/bamberg/starkregen-und-hagel-unwetter-wutet-im-landkreis-bamberg-1.7621098

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Gaustadt  Bayern 
Germany (49.90 N, 10.85 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; basements flooded; damage; source: "Starkregen und Hagel: Unwetter wütet im Landkreis Bamberg", NORDBAYERN.de, 23 MAY 2018; RAD;
http://www.nordbayern.de/region/bamberg/starkregen-und-hagel-unwetter-wutet-im-landkreis-bamberg-1.7621098

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Malyja Hajany  Minskaya 
Belarus (54.17 N, 27.60 E) < 1 km
23-05-2018  (Wednesday)   10:00 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: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail 2cm i.d. (photo); source: witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 23 MAY 2018; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 23 MAY 2018; SAT;
https://pp.userapi.com/c846217/v846217682/5872d/ciNW9xVer3A.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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