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- occurring between 18-05-2016 00:00 and 25-05-2016 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 395
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   heavy snowfall/snowstorm    ice accumulation    avalanche    damaging lightning
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heavy rain

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Trzebinia  Małopolskie 
Poland (50.17 N, 19.48 E)
25-05-2016  (Wednesday)   17:45 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
convective.
damage to property: cellars and streets flooded
A training storms system caused local floodings in Trzebinia area. Cellars and roads were flooded. Source: "Burze dały się we znaki mieszkańcom", przelom.pl - Portal Ziemi Chrzanowskiej, 25 MAY 2016
http://przelom.pl/przelom-online/18672-burze-daly-sie-we-znaki-mieszkancom.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Artur Surowiecki (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Dulowa  Małopolskie 
Poland (50.15 N, 19.52 E)
25-05-2016  (Wednesday)   17:10 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
convective.
damage to property: Local elemetary school and cellars of homes flooded
A training storm system with exceesive rainfall occured in that area; an elementary school and cellars of homes were flooded. Source: "Burze dały się we znaki mieszkańcom", przelom.pl - Portal Ziemi Chrzanowskiej, 25 MAY 2016
http://przelom.pl/przelom-online/18672-burze-daly-sie-we-znaki-mieszkancom.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Artur Surowiecki (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

large hail

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Bubanj  Srbija 
Serbia and/incl. Kosovo (43.29 N, 21.84 E)
25-05-2016  (Wednesday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
thickness of hail cover: 5 cm
hailstorm; significant hail layer; source: "Grad u niškom naselju Bubanj napadao pet centimetara ", BLIC, 25 MAY 2016;
http://www.blic.rs/vesti/srbija/grad-u-niskom-naselju-bubanj-napadao-pet-centimetara/fcm9q22

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Chernihiv  Chernihivs'ka Oblast' 
Ukraine (51.50 N, 31.30 E)
25-05-2016  (Wednesday)   14:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

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, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: roads blocked
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded
source: Метеодневник| Метеорология|Опасная погода в СНГ / Severe Weather Russia and GUS, 25 MAY 2016;
https://pp.vk.me/c630128/v630128979/2cf0b/P5V1KstS29o.jpg
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https://pp.vk.me/c630419/v630419234/2c69d/-_giDhn7KVo.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Astana  Astana 
Kazakhstan (51.17 N, 71.50 E)
25-05-2016  (Wednesday)   09:00 UTC (+/- 3 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: roofs damaged
source: witness photo report; pers.comm Igor Azhigov, 25 MAY 2016;
https://pp.vk.me/c636623/v636623018/c6b0/ehZzmDYOyz0.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Volzhskiy  Volgogradskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (48.79 N, 44.77 E)
25-05-2016  (Wednesday)   06:40 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

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: roads and houses flooded
damage to crops and forests: areas flooded - Flash Flood
source: Метеодневник| Метеорология|Опасная погода в СНГ / Severe Weather Russia and GUS, 25 MAY 2016;
https://pp.vk.me/c636427/v636427258/9ad3/Ctbm-q_0omI.jpg
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https://pp.vk.me/c636427/v636427377/93c4/wV-z8L5HMI8.jpg
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https://pp.vk.me/c630419/v630419839/35be5/ceaKwEIZvLo.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Volgograd  Volgogradskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (48.70 N, 44.49 E)
25-05-2016  (Wednesday)   06:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

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: roads blocked. cars damaged
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded
source: Метеодневник| Метеорология|Опасная погода в СНГ / Severe Weather Russia and GUS, 25 MAY 2016;
https://pp.vk.me/c633519/v633519176/32203/B6mcmW5ga1U.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Dikaya  Vologodskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (59.25 N, 39.49 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   22:45 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
source: witness / spotter report; source: Метеодневник| Метеорология|Опасная погода в СНГ / Severe Weather Russia and GUS, 25 MAY 2016;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Vinnytsya, -Lenins'kyy  Vinnyts'ka Oblast' 
Ukraine (49.23 N, 28.42 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   22:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
damage to property: car damaged
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: "У Вінниці негода повалила два дерева на автомобілі", DTP VYNNYTSA, 25 MAY 2016; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 25 MAY 2016;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Ersa, -Cap Corse  Corse 
France (43.01 N, 9.36 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   17:33 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 29.8 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 19.4 m/s
direction of movement: WSW-ENE
source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 24 MAY 2016;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Heréd  Heves 
Hungary (47.70 N, 19.63 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   17:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstone properties: stones of clear ice.
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.max.; source: "Szupercella, jégeső, hömpölygő víz is volt", IDÖKÉP, 24 MAY 2016;
https://www.idokep.hu/keptar/users/romayor/-20160524175926.jpg-2016-05-24-20-07-12.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Troszyn  Zachodniopomorskie 
Poland (52.77 N, 14.57 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   15:55 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
convective.
A thunderstorm with heavy rain occured in Troszyn. Local roads were flooded. Source: "Burze nad regionem, droga zmieniła się w rwący potok [foto] [video]", Chojna24.pl, 24 MAY 2016
http://www.chojna24.pl/2016/05/burze-nad-regionem-droga-zmienia-sie-w.html
https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-YG6pYWpjfUE/V0SGMl3vszI/AAAAAAAAEuI/OAYcpWnafU0CWaSAt3LnG_in9WlCYFe7gCLcB/s640/ulwa.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Artur Surowiecki (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Dębno  Zachodniopomorskie 
Poland (52.77 N, 14.68 E) < 3 km
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   15:40 UTC (+/- 15 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
intensity and characteristics: F1 T2 
the intensity rating was based on photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage.
convective.
damage to crops and forests: Forest partially damaged
A microburst occured in Dębno area (NW of Dębno). 3 thous. square meters of forest were damaged. A divergent damage path was documented. Source 1: "Burze nad regionem, droga zmieniła się w rwący potok [foto] [video]", Chojna24.pl, 24 MAY 2016. Source 2: "W Dębnie mogła wystąpić trąba powietrzna. "Drzewa zostały połamane jak zapałki"", TVN Meteo, 25 MAY 2016. Source 3: "Huraganowe wiarty w Nadleśnictwie Dębno", Nadleśnictwo Dębno, 25 MAY 2016. Source 4: "Apel Nadleśniczego Nadleśnictwa Dębno", Nadleśnictwo Dębno, 25 MAY 2016.
http://www.chojna24.pl/2016/05/burze-nad-regionem-droga-zmienia-sie-w.html
https://2.bp.blogspot.com/-Pi2ZOl3EoF8/V0SIMcyhNYI/AAAAAAAAEuU/RJXaVoTQK30ZizeaZXzg167zqmjLEvGXACLcB/s640/13272003_1095444627165223_1524096552_o.jpg
https://3.bp.blogspot.com/-y3SYi31eAcA/V0SIMa6CWGI/AAAAAAAAEuY/om5azBxcZD40JsVB-3ZE2zcfhSjU8RXTACLcB/s1600/13288501_1095444593831893_351896111_o.jpg
http://tvnmeteo.tvn24.pl/informacje-pogoda/polska,28/w-debnie-mogla-wystapic-traba-powietrzna-drzewa-zostaly-polamane-jak-zapalki,203434,1,0.html
http://www.debno.szczecin.lasy.gov.pl/aktualnosci/-/asset_publisher/aPF9/content/apel
http://www.debno.szczecin.lasy.gov.pl/aktualnosci/-/asset_publisher/aPF9/content/wiatry
http://www.debno.szczecin.lasy.gov.pl/documents/34468/29153238/Fot.3+A.Lipi%C5%84ski.jpg/5986528e-e3c1-4c12-a849-8ea6b06cb0e2?t=1464167679256

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Artur Surowiecki (Skywarn Polska), report updated by Igor Laskowski (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Terekli-Mekteb  Dagestan 
Russian Federation (44.16 N, 45.87 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 33 m/s
source: ws report; reported v. Погода и Климат, 25 MAY 2016; pers.comm. Igor Azhigov, 25 MAY 2016;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Strzegom  Dolnośląskie 
Poland (50.96 N, 16.34 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:50 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
event duration at place of observation: 15 mins.
Cherry-sized hail. Source: "Gradobicie w Strzegomiu - dziedziniec CAS "Karmel"", TVN Kontakt24, 24 MAY 2016; "Burze i deszcz w regionie, w Strzegomiu gradobicie [WIDEO]", Radio Wrocław, 24 MAY 2016
http://www.radiowroclaw.pl/articles/view/53966/Burze-i-deszcz-w-regionie-w-Strzegomiu-gradobicie-WIDEO
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NunI5aA0kXc
http://kontakt24.tvn24.pl/gradobicie-w-strzegomiu-dziedziniec-cas-karmel,3035440,ugc
http://kontakt24.tvn24.pl/gwaltowna-burza-i-gradobicie,3035436,ugc

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Bartek [e-mail]

large hail

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Křenice  Středočeský Kraj 
Czech Republic (50.03 N, 14.67 E) < 1 km
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:15 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 cm
hailstone properties: oblate (squeezed ball/ellipsoid) stones, spiky stones.
event duration at place of observation: 10 mins.
Supercell-left mover, with large hail accumulation
https://scontent-ams3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/t31.0-8/13227762_10206229500527844_1398572954893989623_o.jpg
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https://youtu.be/i-GY6A8KCEE

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Miloslav Roháček [e-mail]

large hail

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Říčany  Středočeský kraj 
Czech Republic (49.99 N, 14.65 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstone properties: oblate (squeezed ball/ellipsoid) stones.
large amount of hailstones up to 2 cm
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/hail/photo/2016-05-24_Ricany1.jpg
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/hail/photo/2016-05-24_Ricany2.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

tornado

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Krinitsa 
over the Black Sea. Krasnodarskiy Kray 
Russian Federation (44.40 N, 38.27 E) < 3 km
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:12 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
Suction vortices were not observed.
The funnel cloud was observed.
waterspout observed; source: Метеодневник| Метеорология|Опасная погода в СНГ / Severe Weather Russia and GUS, 24 MAY 2016;
https://pp.vk.me/c615829/v615829810/f704/hyzHzUL9f1I.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Golanka Dolna  Dolnośląskie 
Poland (51.26 N, 16.32 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:05 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.5 cm
Large hail was observed in Golanka Dolna. Information via "Dolnośląska Pogoda. Ostrzeżenia Meteorologiczne" Facebook account. CMAX reflectivity above 45 dBZ was observed there from 13:45 to 14:20.
https://www.facebook.com/lowcyDS/photos/pcb.1276048595746606/1276041085747357/?type=3&theater

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Wojciech Pilorz (Skywarn Polska) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Kostomlaty 
CHMI rain gauge station Středočeský kraj 
Czech Republic (50.17 N, 14.98 E) < 3 km
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
precipitation: 57.9 mm
duration of precipitation: 1.0 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 51.0 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 0.5 hours
convective.
torrential rain during thunderstorm | peak precip. time was 13:00 - 13:30 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/rain/data/2016-05-24_Kostomlaty.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Caşin  Bacau 
Romania (46.20 N, 26.75 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a television or radio broadcast, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: houses. garages. roads flooded - damage
damage to crops and forests: areas flooded - Flash Flood
source: "Inundatii in mai multe judete. Hidrologii au instituit cod rosu in bazinul raului Milcov. Sute de gospodarii, distruse", STIRILE PRO TV, 25 MAY 2016;
http://stirileprotv.ro/stiri/actualitate/inundatii-in-mai-multe-judete-hidrologii-au-instituit-cod-rosu-in-bazinul-raului-milcov-sute-de-gospodarii-distruse.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Mînăstirea Caşin  Bacau 
Romania (46.15 N, 26.68 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   14:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper 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: houses. garages. roads flooded - damage
damage to crops and forests: areas flooded - Flash Flood
source: "Inundatii in mai multe judete. Hidrologii au instituit cod rosu in bazinul raului Milcov. Sute de gospodarii, distruse", STIRILE PRO TV, 25 MAY 2016;
http://stirileprotv.ro/stiri/actualitate/inundatii-in-mai-multe-judete-hidrologii-au-instituit-cod-rosu-in-bazinul-raului-milcov-sute-de-gospodarii-distruse.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Košice  Košický kraj 
Slovak Republic (48.72 N, 21.25 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   13:50 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
It has fallen 20 mm precipitation in 10 minutes.
http://i.sme.sk/cdata/2/81/8193942/krupy-3_res.jpg
http://kosice.korzar.sme.sk/c/8193942/v-kosiciach-sa-za-hodinu-ochladilo-o-12-stupnov-padali-krupy.html
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1147773145265197&set=p.1147773145265197&type=3&theater
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10209393621387908&set=p.10209393621387908&type=3&theater
https://www.facebook.com/132018136871768/photos/pcb.1097231953683710/1097231803683725/?type=3&theater
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https://scontent-vie1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/13256255_485887021535958_8143874624251922696_n.jpg?oh=f5e7f92b5e73086d0c7aeba966d873ce&oe=57E43B93

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: SHMU Forecaster / Tomáš Fedor [e-mail]

large hail

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Cluj-Napoca  Transilvania - Cluj 
Romania (46.77 N, 23.60 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   13:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.; source: "Vijelii puternice si grindina de cativa centimetri in Cluj. Mai multi soferi au ramas blocati in suvoaiele de apa. VIDEO", STIRILE PRO TV, 24 MAY 2016;
http://stirileprotv.ro/stiri/actualitate/vijelii-puternice-si-grindina-de-cativa-centimentri-in-cluj-pompierii-intervin-in-gospodarii-lumea-e-agitata-video.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Cluj-Napoca  Transilvania - Cluj 
Romania (46.77 N, 23.60 E)
24-05-2016  (Tuesday)   13:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a television or radio broadcast, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: roads blocked
damage to crops and forests: local areas flooded
source: "Vijelii puternice si grindina de cativa centimetri in Cluj. Mai multi soferi au ramas blocati in suvoaiele de apa. VIDEO", STIRILE PRO TV, 24 MAY 2016;
http://stirileprotv.ro/stiri/actualitate/vijelii-puternice-si-grindina-de-cativa-centimentri-in-cluj-pompierii-intervin-in-gospodarii-lumea-e-agitata-video.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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