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selected: all reports
- occurring between 11-08-2019 00:00 and 18-08-2019 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 289
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tornado tornado   wind severe wind   hail large hail   rain heavy rain
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  snow heavy snowfall/snowstorm   ice ice accumulation   avalanche avalanche   lightning damaging lightning
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tornado

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Amolianí  Piraiós Nomós 
Greece (40.33 N, 23.92 E) < 3 km
17-08-2019  (Saturday)
09:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
A waterspout was observed 1 hour ago by locals near the ammouliani island
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10213011307151966&set=gm.1322019977953530&type=3&eid=ARD6wUDOSXp1LoTN0-Y-LrBHVnucikTAO77I9osJk7J4eM-bNMbieH4ysZlM_djatGtoLd8NijJ1vCQz
Reference: Facebook

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Christos Papasoulis

severe wind

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Grottaminarda  Campania 
Italy (41.07 N, 15.06 E)
16-08-2019  (Friday)
16:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage
convective.
Luminarie danneggiate ed abbattute https://www.facebook.com/1481289052196917/posts/243042355061 6791?s=100024330408725&amp;sfns=mo

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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n. Chociszew  Łódzkie 
Poland (51.70 N, 18.55 E) < 5 km
16-08-2019  (Friday)
15:40 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report received by e-mail, a report on a website
occurring over: land
The funnel cloud was observed.
total event duration: 3 minutes
A brief landspout with a very small condensation funnel was observed during passage of a nearly stationary thunderstorm. According to an eyewitness, the landspout touched the ground plausibly near Chociszew village, passed through farmlands and did not damaged any structures. Two funnels were observed in total and only first vortex touched the ground.
https://www.facebook.com/lowcyburz/videos/2316053248510917
Reference: Eyewitnesses reports via Polscy Łowcy Burz (on Facebook), 17 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

heavy rain

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Władysławowo  Pomorskie 
Poland (54.79 N, 18.41 E) < 1 km
16-08-2019  (Friday)
11:10 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Flooding of ground floor
Local floodings were reported after passage of a multicell thunderstorm with heavy rain. Time of that event and type of the storm were based on radar data.
https://dziennikbaltycki.pl/sierpniowa-ulewa-we-wladyslawowie-16082019-ulice-zamienily-sie-w-rzeki-pod-woda-min-aleja-zeromskiego-i-wladyslawa-iv-wideo/ar/c1-14354441
https://kontakt24.tvn24.pl/polska,496/sciana-deszczu-nad-wladyslawowem-wasze-burzowe-relacje,297391.html
Reference: "Sierpniowa ulewa we Władysławowie 16.08.2019. Ulice zamieniły się w rzeki. Pod wodą m.in. Aleja Żeromskiego i Władysława IV [wideo]", Dziennik Bałtycki, 16 AUG 2019. ""Ściana deszczu" nad Władysławowem. Wasze burzowe relacje", Kontakt TVN24, 16 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

large hail

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Linda  Nizhni Novgorod 
Russian Federation (56.61 N, 44.10 E) < 5 km
15-08-2019  (Thursday)
15:00 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
http://www.vremyan.ru/news/krupnyj_grad_proshel_v_borskom_rajone.html
Reference: "Круп­ный град про­шел в Ни­же­го­род­ской об­ла­сти", VREMYAN.ru, 15 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Scilla  Calabria 
Italy (38.25 N, 15.74 E)
15-08-2019  (Thursday)
10:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage
occurring over: water
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K1DORBIc6wE http://www.strettoweb.com/foto/2019/08/maltempo-calabria-tro mba-daria-favazzina-foto/883576/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Pidvolochys'k  Ternopil's'ka Oblast' 
Ukraine (49.53 N, 26.15 E) < 3 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
17:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed
http://doba.te.ua/post/50524?fbclid=IwAR104pRwMgUo0MIAyaDAsEJN6BxCD_h2i4IRQQM8x2_W2fny3k4vELfTVqE
http://www.0352.ua/news/2482936/masini-opinilisa-pid-vodou-cerez-negodu-zatopilo-misto-na-ternopilsini-foto
https://doba.te.ua/photo/2019.08/789dcd2f83a2d8b164ef4fbef70ebade5a869a62.jpeg
Reference: 0352.ua - сайт міста Тернополя, Інформаційне агенство "Доба", 14 Aug 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Kibal`chich (Voluntary Observer Person)

heavy rain

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Volochys'k  Khmel'nyts'ka Oblast' 
Ukraine (49.53 N, 26.17 E) < 3 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
17:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
Impacts: Basement(s) flooded, Farmland flooded
https://www.0352.ua/news/2482936/masini-opinilisa-pid-vodou-cerez-negodu-zatopilo-misto-na-ternopilsini-foto
Reference: 0352.ua - сайт міста Тернополя, 14 Aug 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Kibal`chich (Voluntary Observer Person)

tornado

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Vänern [Lake]  Värmlands Län 
Sweden (59.26 N, 13.95 E) < 10 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
16:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
Tornado over water observed over NE part of Vänern [Lake].
https://www.nkp.se/2019/08/15/flera-observerade-tromb-over-vanern/
Reference: "Flera observerade tromb över Vänern ", NYA KRISTINEHAMNS-POSTEN, 15 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Zboriv  Ternopil's'ka Oblast' 
Ukraine (49.67 N, 25.15 E) < 3 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on information from: photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
https://s.0352.ua/section/newsInText/upload/images/news/intext/000/051/097/6877821624199145347694241850309642404495360n_5d53d7b733d46.jpg
https://www.0352.ua/news/2482371/negoda-prodovzue-nanositi-zbitki-meskancam-ternopilsini-sogodni-v-zborovi-vipav-gustij-grad-foto
Reference: 0352.ua - сайт міста Тернополя, 14 Aug 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Kibal`chich (Voluntary Observer Person)

heavy rain

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Atri  Abruzzo 
Italy (42.58 N, 13.98 E)
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
14:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/ItaliaLiveMeteo/videos/510443529692 422/?v=510443529692422

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Yelimbetovo  Bashkortostan 
Russian Federation (53.51 N, 58.66 E) < 5 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: land
Tornado observed.
https://sun6-14.userapi.com/c854320/v854320529/b7fc0/HhWwvXM1PDk.jpg
https://sun6-16.userapi.com/c854524/v854524040/b8e37/nCtAFbbuC18.jpg
Reference: Фобос. Катаклизмы и катастрофы природы., v. VKontakte, 14 AUG 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Salatsi 
Latvia (57.77 N, 24.29 E) < 3 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
11:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website
occurring over: water
Waterspout were observed from Salatsi over the Gulf of Riga
https://www.facebook.com/TomsBricisLaikaZinas/photos/pcb.2158751767751198/2158748534418188/?type=3&theater
Reference: Witness photos v Facebook; 14 AUG 2019;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person)

large hail

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Kosiv  Ivano-Frankivs'ka Oblast' 
Ukraine (48.31 N, 25.09 E) < 3 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
10:00 UTC (+/- 3 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
maximum hail diameter: 3.5 cm
Impacts: Car(s) damaged (unspecified), Tree(s) damaged
http://www.facebook.com/matsofan/posts/2409831585764412
https://westnews.com.ua/negoda-v-diyi-na-prikarpatti-vipav-grad-rozmirov-z-gorih-foto/
https://mi100.info/2019/08/14/na-kosivshhyni-vypav-grad-video/
Reference: Інформаційне агенство «МІСТО», Віталій Мацьоцький (Facebook), WESTNEWS, 14 Aug 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Kibal`chich (Voluntary Observer Person)

tornado

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Senigallia 
Cesano Marche 
Italy (43.75 N, 13.22 E) < 5 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
08:21 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage
occurring over: water
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/4945_1565771949.1773.jpg

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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n. Dębki 
Place of observation: Dębki (Pomorskie voivodeship, Poland) Pomorskie 
Poland (55.03 N, 17.96 E) < 3 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
08:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
A waterspout was observed by eyewitnesses during passage of a thunderstorm about 20 km north of Dębki, Poland. Exact place of the event was based on radar data in comparison with the photos.
https://www.facebook.com/lowcyburz/posts/10157274903397332
Reference: Eyewitnesses report via Polscy Łowcy Burz (on Facebook), 14 AUG 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska)

tornado

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Rusnė 
Lithuania (55.30 N, 21.38 E) < 5 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
07:40 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
Waterspout observed over Curonian lagoon
https://www.facebook.com/OraiIrKlimatasLietuvoje/photos/a.823241517764594/2382649281823802/?type=3&theater
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=3454873357859962&set=p.3454873357859962&type=3&av=823194461102633&eav=AfawwIpSNlQceybk6-VvAzOPd5M5sPcrO3tww-vO0taarOwHajME-mmk_Vl66EbDcXM&theater
Reference: Orai ir klimatas Lietuvoje (on Facebook), 14 Aug 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Lukas Sudvajus (Orai ir klimatas Lietuvoje)

tornado

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Pesaro  Marche 
Italy (43.90 N, 12.94 E) < 5 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
06:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
one out of four events within short time.
https://www.facebook.com/geometeo.it/photos/a.509227739173920/2329128480517161/?type=3&amp;theater
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2202432486715558&amp;id=100008464838820
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906131405647/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906451405615/
https://www.facebook.com/tornadoinitalia/posts/1275541402627557

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp / Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Pesaro  Marche 
Italy (43.90 N, 12.92 E) < 5 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
06:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
one out of four events within short time.
https://www.facebook.com/geometeo.it/photos/a.509227739173920/2329128480517161/?type=3&amp;theater
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2202432486715558&amp;id=100008464838820
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906131405647/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906451405615/
https://www.facebook.com/tornadoinitalia/posts/1275541402627557

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp / Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Pesaro  Marche 
Italy (43.90 N, 12.92 E) < 5 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
06:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
occurring over: water
one out of four events within short time.
https://www.facebook.com/geometeo.it/photos/a.509227739173920/2329128480517161/?type=3&amp;theater
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2202432486715558&amp;id=100008464838820
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906131405647/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906451405615/
https://www.facebook.com/tornadoinitalia/posts/1275541402627557

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp / Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Pesaro  Marche 
Italy (43.94 N, 12.88 E) < 5 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
06:23 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage
occurring over: water
one out of four events within short time.
https://www.facebook.com/geometeo.it/photos/a.509227739173920/2329128480517161/?type=3&amp;theater
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=2202432486715558&amp;id=100008464838820
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906131405647/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1320906451405615/
https://www.facebook.com/tornadoinitalia/posts/1275541402627557

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp / edit: Thilo Kühne (ESSL)

heavy rain

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Drogobych  L'vivs'ka Oblast' 
Ukraine (49.35 N, 23.50 E) < 3 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
06:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service
precipitation: 90 mm
duration of precipitation: 6 hours
Reference: WAREP report / WMO 33398

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Kibal`chich (Voluntary Observer Person)

heavy rain

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Prešov  Prešovský kraj 
Slovak Republic (48.98 N, 21.23 E) < 1 km
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
05:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
Impacts: Land- or mudslide(s)
Landslide in Horárska street after several thunderstorms during the night and yesterday afternoon. Precipitation 71mm/24 h
https://korzar.sme.sk/c/22189262/silne-nocne-burky-priniesli-na-vychode-miestami-extremne-zrazky.html

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Miroslav Šinger (SHMU Forecaster)

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Legnago  Veneto 
Italy (45.19 N, 11.30 E)
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
02:50 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage
maximum hail diameter: 2.00 cm
hailstone properties: aggregates.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2397541286977968& ;amp;set=gm.1320749771421283&amp;type=3&amp;theater

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

large hail

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Isola Rizza  Veneto 
Italy (45.27 N, 11.19 E)
14-08-2019  (Wednesday)
01:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage
maximum hail diameter: 2.00 cm
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/4964_15658145 51.1655.jpg

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

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