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selected: all reports
- occurring between 22-08-2016 00:00 and 29-08-2016 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 129
Only the first 25 selected events are shown in the table
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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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severe wind

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Hohenschöpping 
[A111]. Brandenburg 
Germany (52.67 N, 13.24 E) < 1 km
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast
damage to property: motorway blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: Info Radio Berlin Brandenburg, 20Uhr-Nachrichten/Verkehrsservice, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Bad Fallingbostel  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.87 N, 9.70 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:22 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report on a website
damage to property: cellars flooded; damage
source: witness report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

severe wind

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Bomlitz  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.90 N, 9.65 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: witness report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

severe wind

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Uetzingen  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.88 N, 9.65 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: witness report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

severe wind

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Honerdingen  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.87 N, 9.63 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: witness report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

large hail

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Klebe  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.46 N, 12.23 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:09 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685456/3452056911-w1280-h519-q80/Eileen-Brandt.png

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Parchim, -Neuhof  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.46 N, 11.83 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:05 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 5 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 5cm i.d.; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685471/0162052490-w1280-h519-q80/Alesya-Oettle-Parchim.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Holzweißig  Sachsen-Anhalt 
Germany (51.60 N, 12.30 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   17:02 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: 4 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 4cm i.d.; source: witness report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
https://scontent-frt3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/14068147_1056175161144523_2296645636939573113_n.jpg?oh=d6ee14e9d3a1e531d7c291ae0af5f31e&oe=584E2647

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Krimm  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.38 N, 12.48 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:56 UTC 

based on: information from : a trained storm spotter
damage to property: damage
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
Skywarn Deutschland Spotter Report, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Leizen 
[B198]. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.37 N, 12.48 E) < 1 km
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:55 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Hohewisch 
[A24]. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.42 N, 11.54 E) < 1 km
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:50 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
hailstorm; large hail up to 3cm i.d.; source: witness video report; reported v. Unwetterjäger, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Neustadt-Glewe  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.38 N, 11.59 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:48 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Zepkow 
[MÜR22]. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.32 N, 12.49 E) < 1 km
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:47 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
damage to property: road blocked. car damaged
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
number of people injured: 2
source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Lübtheen  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.30 N, 11.08 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:15 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
hailstorm; large hail up to 3cm i.d.; source: witness report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
https://scontent-frt3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/14079879_1150147375042550_3067335325908230789_n.jpg?oh=a3b252406f911929d3f64e562fcf2825&oe=583D33D5

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Goldenstädt  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.47 N, 11.52 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:11 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 2cm i.d.; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Mirow  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.50 N, 11.50 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:08 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 5 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 5cm i.d.; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685461/7311153642-w1280-h225-q80/Martin-Hoeckendorff.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

damaging lightning

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Weimar  Thüringen 
Germany (50.98 N, 11.32 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:08 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
lightning strike causing damage or injuries to: persons, vegetation (i.e. causing wildfires).
number of people injured: 6
six people were injured by lightning strike (people were sheltering under a tree); source: "Blitz verletzt sechs Menschen in Weimarer Freibad ", ABENDZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Banzkow  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.53 N, 11.52 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:07 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
hailstorm; large hail up to 1-2cm i.d.; source: witness photo report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Lübesse 
[A14]. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.49 N, 11.48 E) < 1 km
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:06 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: cars damaged. windshields damaged
hailstorm; very large hail; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Uelitz  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.47 N, 11.43 E) < 3 km
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:03 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 8 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 8cm i.d.; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685476/5629227431-w1280-h213-q80/Bol-Li.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Bandenitz  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.49 N, 11.28 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   16:00 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: 4 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 4cm i.d.; estimated; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685536/1582052489-w1280-h519-q80/wa-3-Bandenitz.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Kirch Jesar  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.43 N, 11.28 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   15:55 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report, an eyewitness report of the damage
maximum hail diameter: 7 cm
damage to property: roofs damaged. cars damaged
hailstorm; large hail up to 6-7cm i.d. estimated; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685556/1112051913-w1280-h519-q80/wa-7-In-Kirch-Jesa-Raum-Hagenow.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Sülstorf  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.52 N, 11.37 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   15:54 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, an eyewitness report of the damage
maximum hail diameter: 4 cm
damage to property: roof damaged
hailstorm; large hail up to 4cm i.d.; estimated; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685531/7102053743-w1280-h519-q80/wa-2.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Neu Zachun  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.48 N, 11.32 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   15:53 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report
maximum hail diameter: 5 cm
hailstone properties: porous stones.
hailstorm; large hail up to 5cm i.d.; source: "Gewitterfront bringt Hagelkörner so groß wie Hühnereier", SCHWERINER VOLKSZEITUNG, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
http://www.svz.de/img/incoming/origs14685321/7017657055-w595-h960-q80/ecsImgunbenannt-1-2-4995981160185537281.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Hagenow  Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 
Germany (53.43 N, 11.18 E)
28-08-2016  (Sunday)   15:42 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: 4 cm
hailstorm; large hail up to 3-4cm i.d.; source: witness report; reported v. UnwetterAlarm, v. FB, 28 AUG 2016; RAD;
https://scontent-frt3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/14141989_1072561809464665_2620727785645198822_n.jpg?oh=64656b2f439b0edf01da5b6def6ce585&oe=583C9897

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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