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- occurring between 22-04-2017 00:00 and 29-04-2017 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 98
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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heavy rain

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Ferlach 
Loiblpass Kärnten 
Austria (46.45 N, 14.26 E) < 1 km
28-04-2017  (Friday)   00:00 UTC (+/- 12 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
Road to Loiblpass (B91) closed due to two landslides; source: "Neues Verwaltungsgebäude undicht", OESTERREICHISCHER RUNDFUNK, 28 APR 2017;
http://kaernten.orf.at/news/stories/2839798/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management) [e-mail]

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Flachau  Salzburg 
Austria (47.24 N, 13.43 E) < 10 km
28-04-2017  (Friday)   00:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
motorway "Tauernautobahn" (A10) has been closed between Flachau and Zederhaus; source: "Wintereinbruch sorgt für Verkehrschaos", OESTERREICHISCHER RUNDFUNK, 28 APR 2017;
http://salzburg.orf.at/news/stories/2839892/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management) [e-mail]

tornado

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Crespino 
Crespino and Berra. Veneto 
Italy (44.98 N, 11.89 E)
27-04-2017  (Thursday)   16:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

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
occurring over: land
The funnel cloud was observed.
tornado observed; houses damaged; damage; source: "Tromba d'aria sul campo sportivo: ragazzini in salvo negli spogliatoi", IL GAZZETTINO, 27 APR 2017; source: "Tromba d'aria, paura e danni ", LA VOCE DI ROVIGO, 27 APR 2017; source: "Tromba d'aria, case scoperchiate e alberi abbattuti ", LA VOCE DI ROVIGO, 27 APR 2017; source: "Tromba d’aria scatena il panico, distrutti i fienili e le serre", LA NUOVA FERRARA, 28 APR 2017;
http://www.ilgazzettino.it/nordest/rovigo/crespino_tromba_d_aria-2406173.html
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http://www.polesine24.it/Detail_News_Display/Rovigo/tromba-d-aria-paura-e-danni
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http://www.polesine24.it/Detail_News_Display/Rovigo/tromba-d-aria-case-scoperchiate-e-alberi-abbattuti

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Vyazniki  Vladimirskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (56.25 N, 42.17 E) < 20 km
27-04-2017  (Thursday)   04:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; power line damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: Главное управление МЧС России по Владимирской области, 27 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Luchki  Vladimirskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (56.77 N, 39.53 E) < 3 km
27-04-2017  (Thursday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; power line damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: Главное управление МЧС России по Владимирской области, 27 APR 2017; additional information: MRSK Филиал "Владимирэнерго", 27 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Fëdorovskoye  Vladimirskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (56.63 N, 39.60 E) < 3 km
27-04-2017  (Thursday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; power line damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: Главное управление МЧС России по Владимирской области, 27 APR 2017; additional information: MRSK Филиал "Владимирэнерго", 27 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Aleksandrov  Vladimirskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (56.40 N, 38.71 E) < 20 km
27-04-2017  (Thursday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; power line damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: Главное управление МЧС России по Владимирской области, 27 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

tornado

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Octeville 
Sur les hauteurs de la localité, entre les rues Sadi-Carnot et Jacques-Prévert Région Basse-Normandie 
France (49.62 N, 1.65 W)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   19:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
occurring over: land
intensity and characteristics: F0 the intensity rating was based on a written account of the damage (e.g. in a newspaper).
The funnel cloud was observed.
average path width: 3 m
Alors que des pluies orageuses violentes et de la grêle s'abattait sur Octeville ce mercredi 26 entre 21h30et 21h45 locales, une petite tornade est observée sur les hauteurs. Etroite et d'intensité faible, elle n'a causé que des dégâts légers : vasques de fleurs renversés ou "roulés", quelques tuiles emportées, divers débris légers charriés...
https://actu.fr/normandie/cherbourg-en-cotentin_50129/une-petite-tornade-est-passee-par-cherbourg-mercredi-soir_866290.html

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Aakre 
Oona Valgamaa 
Estonia (58.10 N, 26.19 E) < 10 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   13:25 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on an eyewitness report of the damage, severe wind.
partly convective.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
direction of movement: SW-NE
Strong wind gusts occurred, power cutoff, source: reported by K.Undrits; APR 26 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Maru 
Maru-Endriku Viljandimaa 
Estonia (58.18 N, 25.23 E) < 3 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:50 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
partly convective.
accompanying weather: dry.
direction of movement: SW-NE
Strong wind gusts occurred; power cutoff; source: reported by Priit Retsep; 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Dubovka  Tul'skaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (53.93 N, 38.12 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; trees downed; power line damaged; source: МРСК центра и приволжья, Филиал "Тулэнерго", 26 APR 2017; source: "Сильный ветер оставил без света около 12 тыс. жителей Тульской области", INTERFAX RUSSIA, 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Gritsovskiy  Tul'skaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (54.13 N, 38.18 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; power lines damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: МРСК центра и приволжья, Филиал "Тулэнерго", 26 APR 2017; source: "Сильный ветер оставил без света около 12 тыс. жителей Тульской области", INTERFAX RUSSIA, 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Kazanovka  Tul'skaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (53.76 N, 38.58 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; power lines damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: МРСК центра и приволжья, Филиал "Тулэнерго", 26 APR 2017; source: "Сильный ветер оставил без света около 12 тыс. жителей Тульской области", INTERFAX RUSSIA, 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Vyglyadovka  Tul'skaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (53.74 N, 38.60 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; power lines damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: МРСК центра и приволжья, Филиал "Тулэнерго", 26 APR 2017; source: "Сильный ветер оставил без света около 12 тыс. жителей Тульской области", INTERFAX RUSSIA, 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Pron'  Tul'skaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (54.04 N, 38.54 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; trees damaged; power line damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: МРСК центра и приволжья, Филиал "Тулэнерго", 26 APR 2017; source: "Сильный ветер оставил без света около 12 тыс. жителей Тульской области", INTERFAX RUSSIA, 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Novosëlki  Tul'skaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (54.03 N, 38.56 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; trees damaged; power line damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: МРСК центра и приволжья, Филиал "Тулэнерго", 26 APR 2017; source: "Сильный ветер оставил без света около 12 тыс. жителей Тульской области", INTERFAX RUSSIA, 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Dudkino  Tul'skaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (54.05 N, 38.55 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   11:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
strong gusts; trees damaged; power line damaged; power cutoff; damage; source: МРСК центра и приволжья, Филиал "Тулэнерго", 26 APR 2017; source: "Сильный ветер оставил без света около 12 тыс. жителей Тульской области", INTERFAX RUSSIA, 26 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Jõgeva  Jõgevamaa 
Estonia (58.75 N, 26.39 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   09:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 29 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 6.4 m/s
convective.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain, light or moderate snow, hail < 0.5 cm diameter, or snow pellets or snow grains.
direction of movement: SW-NE
A big cumulonimbus cloud caused strong squall in the afternoon in the region of Jõgeva. I was outside when that cloud came directly over my town. This event was very local! Estonian Weather Service confirmed that the data is correct; 26 APR 2017;
http://www.ilmateenistus.ee/ilm/ilmavaatlused/vaatlusandmed/tuul/?lang=en

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Loksa  Harjumaa 
Estonia (59.58 N, 25.72 E)
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   09:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 34.2 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 7.8 m/s
convective.
accompanying weather: light or moderate rain.
direction of movement: SW-NE
A strong squall was also measured in the region of Loksa this afternoon; 26 APR 2017. Big cumulonimbus clouds were affecting that region when this event happened. Source: Estonian Weather Service; 26 APR 2017;
http://www.ilmateenistus.ee/ilm/ilmavaatlused/vaatlusandmed/tuul/?lang=en

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Kairo Kiitsak (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Hörenhausen 
[L1268]. Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.22 N, 10.03 E) < 3 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy snowfall; tree downed; road blocked; source: "Schneebruch sorgt für Verkehrsbehinderungen", SCHWÄBISCHE ZEITUNG, 26 APR 2017;
http://www.schwaebische.de/region_artikel,-Schneebruch-sorgt-fuer-Verkehrsbehinderungen-_arid,10656423_toid,371.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Laupheim  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.23 N, 9.88 E) < 3 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy snowfall; several trees downed; roads blocked; source: "Schneebruch sorgt für Verkehrsbehinderungen", SCHWÄBISCHE ZEITUNG, 26 APR 2017;
http://www.schwaebische.de/region_artikel,-Schneebruch-sorgt-fuer-Verkehrsbehinderungen-_arid,10656423_toid,371.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Mergelstetten  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.65 N, 10.15 E) < 3 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; road blocked; source: "Nasser Schnee lässt Bäume und Sträucher brechen", HEIDENHEIMER ZEITUNG, 27 APR 2017;
http://www.swp.de/heidenheim/lokales/heidenheim/nasser-schnee-laesst-baeume-und-straeucher-brechen-14867271.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Oggenhausen  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.67 N, 10.23 E) < 3 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; road blocked; source: "Nasser Schnee lässt Bäume und Sträucher brechen", HEIDENHEIMER ZEITUNG, 27 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Niederstotzingen  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.55 N, 10.23 E) < 3 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; road blocked; source: "Nasser Schnee lässt Bäume und Sträucher brechen", HEIDENHEIMER ZEITUNG, 27 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Gerstetten  Baden-Württemberg 
Germany (48.63 N, 10.03 E) < 3 km
26-04-2017  (Wednesday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
trees downed; road blocked; source: "Nasser Schnee lässt Bäume und Sträucher brechen", HEIDENHEIMER ZEITUNG, 27 APR 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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