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Selected data from the database

selected: all reports
- occurring between 10-12-2017 00:00 and 17-12-2017 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 694
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
DEFINITIONS

table of all selected reports

heavy rain

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Lezhë  Lezhë 
Albania (41.78 N, 19.64 E)
16-12-2017  (Saturday)   12:00 UTC 

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a newspaper report, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
precipitation: 60 mm
duration of precipitation: 12 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 20 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 1 hours
Flood in Lezhë city

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Klodian Zaimi (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Laç  Lezhë 
Albania (41.64 N, 19.71 E)
16-12-2017  (Saturday)   12:00 UTC 

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a newspaper report, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
precipitation: 60 mm
duration of precipitation: 12 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 20 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 1 hours
Flood in Laç city

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Klodian Zaimi (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Vlorë  Vlorë 
Albania (40.47 N, 19.49 E)
16-12-2017  (Saturday)   08:00 UTC 

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a newspaper report, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 25 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 27 m/s
partly convective.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
Vlore harbour blocked from bad weather conditions.

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Klodian Zaimi (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Durrës  Durrës 
Albania (41.32 N, 19.44 E)
16-12-2017  (Saturday)   06:00 UTC 

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a newspaper report, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 25 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 28 m/s
partly convective.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
Durrës harbour blocked from the bad weather.

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Klodian Zaimi (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Split  Splitsko-Dalmatinska 
Croatia (43.51 N, 16.44 E)
15-12-2017  (Friday)   21:00 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 16 m/s
nonconvective.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
direction of movement: SSW-NNE
wind gusts up to 90 km/h; source: Ogimet.com, 21UTC, 15 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Mario Sekulic (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Dubrovnik  Dubrovačko-Neretvanska 
Croatia (42.65 N, 18.09 E)
15-12-2017  (Friday)   18:00 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 18 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: SSE-NNW
wind gusts up to 90 km/h; ws Dubrovnik/Gorica report; source: Ogimet.com, 18UTC, 15 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Mario Sekulic (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Bivio Campli 
Italy (42.71 N, 13.66 E)
15-12-2017  (Friday)   06:28 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: EWOB Admin [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Schachen  Kanton Luzern 
Switzerland (47.04 N, 8.14 E) < 3 km
15-12-2017  (Friday)   05:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
heavy rain; landslide; road damaged/blocked; source: "Stromausfall, Erdrutsch und Hochwasser im Kanton Luzern", NEUE ZÜRICHER ZEITUNG, 15 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Kleinenmarpe  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (51.97 N, 8.99 E) < 3 km
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   14:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; source: FF Blomberg, 14 DEC 2107;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Dobranitz  Sachsen 
Germany (51.20 N, 14.25 E) < 3 km
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   10:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; source: FF Uhyst am Taucher, 14 DEC 2107;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Bielsko-Biała-Aleksandrowice  Śląskie 
Poland (49.81 N, 19.00 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   09:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
intensity and characteristics: F0 T1 
the intensity rating was based on photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage.
wind speed: 25.2 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 14 m/s
nonconvective.
accompanying weather: dry.
Strong wind gust was measured by an anemometer on manned meteorogical station. Source: Monitor IMGW (Institute of Meteorology and Water Management), date of access: 14 DEC 2017
http://monitor.pogodynka.pl/#station/meteo/349190600

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Valbert  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (51.12 N, 7.75 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree(s) downed; road(s) blocked; damage; source: FF Meinerzhagen, 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Dukla  Podkarpackie 
Poland (49.57 N, 21.68 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   08:40 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
intensity and characteristics: F0 T1 
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 26.3 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 13.2 m/s
nonconvective.
accompanying weather: dry.
Strong wind gust was measured by an anemometer on an automatic meteorogical station. Source: Monitor IMGW (Institute of Meteorology and Water Management), date of access: 14 DEC 2017
http://monitor.pogodynka.pl/#station/meteo/249210140

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Dotzlar  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (51.02 N, 8.40 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   08:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; source: FF Bad Berleburg, 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Oberschweinbach  Bayern 
Germany (48.25 N, 11.17 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   08:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
number of people injured: 1
car hit by falling tree; one person injured; source: FF Oberschweinbach, 14 DEC 2107;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Eschenlohe  Bayern 
Germany (47.60 N, 11.17 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   07:29 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a trained storm spotter
direction of movement: NW-SE
Spotter estimated wind speed: T3. http://meta.skywarn.de/77

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Skywarn Germany [e-mail]

severe wind

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Reichenbach  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.92 N, 8.48 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   07:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree(s) downed; road(s) blocked; damage; source: FF Waldbronn, 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Alzgern  Bayern 
Germany (48.25 N, 12.75 E) < 3 km
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   06:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; source: FF Neuötting-Alzgern, 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Schloßberg  Bayern 
Germany (47.86 N, 12.15 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   06:40 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree(s) downed; road(s) blocked; damage; source: FF Schloßberg, 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Weingarten in Baden  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (49.06 N, 8.53 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   06:14 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; damage; source: FF Weingarten (Baden), 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Waal  Bayern 
Germany (48.00 N, 10.78 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   06:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; source: FF Waal, 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Oldenhagen  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (54.13 N, 13.37 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   05:55 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; source: FF Neuenkirchen (Mecklenburg), 14 DEC 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Wannweil  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.52 N, 9.15 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   05:20 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
trees downed; road blocked; source: FF Wannweil, 14 DEC 2107;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Bönnigheim  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (49.04 N, 9.09 E)
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   05:20 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a newspaper report
the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper), an eyewitness report of the damage.
wind speed: 30 m/s
Planen-Anhänger und Wohnwagen wurden umgeworfen. Keine Personenschäden.

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Harald Seidel DWD Stuttgart [e-mail]

severe wind

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Altsorgefeld  Brandenburg 
Germany (51.82 N, 13.53 E) < 3 km
14-12-2017  (Thursday)   05:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
tree downed; road blocked; source: FF Kemlitz, 14 DEC 2107;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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