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Selected data from the database

selected: all reports
- occurring between 12-10-2017 00:00 and 19-10-2017 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 320
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

severe wind

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Kirov  Kirovskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (58.60 N, 49.66 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   05:00 UTC (+/- 3 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; power line damaged; damage; cars damaged; source: " В Кирове сильный ветер повалил несколько деревьев на машины и провода ", kirov-portal.ru, 19 OCT 2017;
https://kirov-portal.ru/news/poslednie-novosti/v-kirove-silnyj-veter-povalil-neskolko-derevev-na-mashiny-i-provoda-24014/?utm_source=news.yandex

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Serra de Daró  Catalunya 
Spain (42.03 N, 3.07 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   19:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
hailstorm; farmland damaged / devastated; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017; RAD; incl. Twitter report, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Tordera  Catalunya 
Spain (41.70 N, 2.72 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   19:05 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
hailstorm; large hail 3cm i.d.; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017; RAD; incl. Twitter report, 18 OCT 2017;
https://twitter.com/pc_tordera/status/920728841253019648/photo/1

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Valls  Catalunya 
Spain (41.28 N, 1.25 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   16:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
wind speed: 32.8 m/s
number of people injured: 13
severe storm; 118 km/h reported; 150 trees downed; 13 people injured; houses damaged; damage; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;
http://www.ara.cat/societat/meteo/previsions/Dimecres-pluges-extenses-xafecs-forts_0_1889811084.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Gandesa  Catalunya 
Spain (41.05 N, 0.43 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   14:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
heavy rain; local areas flooded; houses/cellars flooded; damage; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Elche  Comunitat Valenciana 
Spain (38.30 N, 0.62 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   11:40 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
trees downed; cars damaged; damage; source: "Un corto pero intenso aguacero que fue esquivo para el campo", DIARIO INFORMACION, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;
http://www.diarioinformacion.com/elche/2017/10/19/corto-intenso-aguacero-esquivo-campo/1947754.html#cxrecs_s

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Vélez-Málaga  Andalucía 
Spain (36.78 N, 4.10 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   07:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; local areas flooded / mudded; roads blocked; damage; source: "La tormenta provoca cortes de luz en varios municipios de Málaga", LA OPINION DE MALAGA, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Torrox  Andalucía 
Spain (36.76 N, 3.95 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   07:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; local areas flooded / mudded; roads blocked; damage; source: "La tormenta provoca cortes de luz en varios municipios de Málaga", LA OPINION DE MALAGA, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Benalmádena  Andalucía 
Spain (36.60 N, 4.57 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   06:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; local areas flooded / mudded; roads blocked; damage; source: "La tormenta provoca cortes de luz en varios municipios de Málaga", LA OPINION DE MALAGA, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;
http://www.laopiniondemalaga.es/malaga/2017/10/18/alerta-amarilla-malaga-tormenta/962222.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Torremolinos  Andalucía 
Spain (36.62 N, 4.50 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   06:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; local areas flooded / mudded; roads blocked; damage; source: "La tormenta provoca cortes de luz en varios municipios de Málaga", LA OPINION DE MALAGA, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

tornado

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Yuzhno-Kuril'sk  Sakhalinskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (44.05 N, 145.87 E) < 3 km
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   02:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
waterspout obsevred; source: witness photo reports; reported v. Метеодневник | Опасная погода, v. VK, 18 OCT 2017;
https://vk.com/meteodnevnik?w=wall-68463802_218493%2Fall

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Cadiz  Andalucía 
Spain (36.53 N, 6.30 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   00:30 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
precipitation: 60 mm
https://twitter.com/CSurNoticias/status/920552624319074305
http://www.canalsur.es/noticias/andalucia/la-provicia-de-cadiz-sorprendida-esta-madrugada-por-varias-trombas-de-agua/1207109.html
https://twitter.com/MeteoGib/status/920544351607980032
https://twitter.com/europapress/status/920579044302905344
https://twitter.com/diariocadiz/status/920578680421830656

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Lars / update: Thilo Kühne (ESSL) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Jerez de la Frontera  Andalucía 
Spain (36.68 N, 6.13 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   00:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
heavy rain; areas flooded; roads blocked; cellars/garages flooded; damage; source: "Una fuerte tromba de agua causa el caos en Jerez", A B C, 18 OCT 2017; RAD;
http://www.abc.es/espana/abci-fuerte-tromba-agua-causa-5615783463001-20171018021003_video.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Campbeltown  Scotland 
United Kingdom (55.43 N, 5.63 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
power lines damaged; damage; source: Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks, 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Peninver  Scotland 
United Kingdom (55.47 N, 5.55 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
power lines damaged; damage; source: Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks, 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

damaging lightning

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La Dehesa 
Golfclub Andalucía 
Spain (37.29 N, 7.01 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   06:40 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
lightning strike causing damage or injuries to: persons.
number of people injured: 3
three people injured by lightning stirke on a golf course; source: "Tres personas heridas tras caer un rayo en Aljaraque", HUELVA INFORMATION, 17 OCT 2017; SAT;
http://www.huelvainformacion.es/provincia/personas-heridas-caer-rayo-Aljaraque_0_1182482299.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Lars / update: Thilo Kühne (ESSL) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Portglenone, -Ashlea Park 
[A54]. Northern Ireland 
United Kingdom (54.87 N, 6.49 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed; road blocked; source: AA Traffic news (theaa.com), 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Newry  Northern Ireland 
United Kingdom (54.18 N, 6.34 W) < 3 km
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   05:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed; power line downed; road blocked; damage; source: AA Traffic news (theaa.com), 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Portglenone  Northern Ireland 
United Kingdom (54.87 N, 6.47 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   04:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed; road blocked; source: AA Traffic news (theaa.com), 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Derriaghy  Northern Ireland 
United Kingdom (54.54 N, 6.03 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   04:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed; road blocked; source: AA Traffic news (theaa.com), 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Legacurry  Northern Ireland 
United Kingdom (54.47 N, 6.00 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   04:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed; road blocked; source: AA Traffic news (theaa.com), 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Richmond  England - North Yorkshire 
United Kingdom (54.40 N, 1.73 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   01:40 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
power lines damaged; damage; source: "Storm Ophelia hits region as Met Office issue yellow warning for wind", THE NORTHERN ECHO, 17 OCT 2017; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Rasharkin  Northern Ireland 
United Kingdom (54.95 N, 6.48 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   00:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed; road blocked; source: AA Traffic news (theaa.com), 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Antrim  Northern Ireland 
United Kingdom (54.72 N, 6.16 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   00:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed; road blocked; source: AA Traffic news (theaa.com), 17 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Thornaby-on-Tees  England - Borough of Stockton-on-Tees 
United Kingdom (54.53 N, 1.30 W)
17-10-2017  (Tuesday)   00:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
power lines damaged; damage; source: "Storm Ophelia hits region as Met Office issue yellow warning for wind", THE NORTHERN ECHO, 17 OCT 2017; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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