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- occurring between 18-09-2022 00:00 and 25-09-2022 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 90
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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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heavy rain

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Ludwigshafen am Rhein  Rheinland-Pfalz 
Germany (49.48 N, 8.44 E) < 3 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
17:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report
duration of precipitation: 0.75 hours
Impacts: Basement(s) flooded
A long lasting heavy downpour combined with small hail (less than 1 cm)
Reference: report checked with radar data

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Erik Köbsel / Update: Gabriel Strommer (ESSL)

tornado

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Hossegor  Région Aquitaine 
France (43.69 N, 1.37 W) < 3 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
17:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
Slim waterspout photographied in front of Hossegor (for seatouch on photo and other details, see comments). Momentarily, two simultaneaous waterspouts were visible (based on testimony).
https://www.facebook.com/quefairedansleslandes/posts/pfbid0saQPhfcrdiM2nGdDA9zcAgiMcpj5t6pUFKC8yUbhUdMAHt2tXGHA5i8FQymHNc7Fl
Reference: Que faire dans les Landes (on Facebook), 24 Sept 2022.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Cecina  Toscana 
Italy (43.32 N, 10.54 E) < 5 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
14:35 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
precipitation: 109.00 mm
duration of precipitation: 3 hours
Impacts: Flooding of ground floor
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15050_1664046376.5942.jpg
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15050_1664046376.5949.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=5553993454623948&amp;set=gm.1363903724141551&amp;idorvanity=650282555503675
https://www.facebook.com/groups/650282555503675/permalink/1363921014139822/
https://www.facebook.com/renzo.sartini.7/posts/pfbid02kRJ6C6yLUP2D8gY9q5P59zDfwvfMr8iPQjRxHq6J9qYVh4Qc6qdPmwZtA2VQtxWFl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Badskær  Frederikshavn Kommune 
Denmark (57.29 N, 10.40 E) < 1 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
13:50 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: land
intensity and other characteristics: F0 Non mesocyclonic tornado/Landspout tornado observed near Dybvad (Badskær) at about 15:30 local time. Time is based on radar & time of posting
https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=pfbid02qxNbdwtjsmR4V3ej8UxuZH6CdEian4X56WwAm3QVHeSAGj6ZjSf2oxdZ8jk6qZaLl&id=604679351
Reference: Eye-witness report: Henrik Buchhave (on Facebook), SEP 24, 2022

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Niclas Lindberg Jensen (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Genova  Liguria 
Italy (44.44 N, 8.90 E) < 5 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
08:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
precipitation: 77.00 mm
duration of precipitation: 2.5 hours
Impacts: Flooding of ground floor
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15049_1664045929.426.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/NaturalMeteo/posts/pfbid02bcJTV4CxUEzPLGQe1fXLBKDNh2mrhET2fAcC2LEpMPG6sbcBwVuAq5vhbnT4WnNnl
https://www.facebook.com/tornadoinitalia/photos/a.370143886500651/2194464700735218/
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=825850595519116

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Le Grau-du-Roi  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.53 N, 4.13 E) < 1 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
02:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
wind speed: 32.5 m/s
Amateur station (Météociel network)
https://www.meteociel.fr/obs/classement.php?mode=1&all=1&ua=1&u2=1&archive=1&jour=24&mois=9&annee=2022&heure=5&alt=1

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Aigues-Mortes  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.57 N, 4.19 E) < 1 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
02:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.77 m/s
https://www.meteociel.fr/obs/classement.php?mode=1&all=1&ua=1&u2=1&archive=1&jour=24&mois=9&annee=2022&heure=5&alt=1

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Marsillargues  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.67 N, 4.18 E) < 5 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
02:00 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a report on a website
precipitation: 43 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
https://www.meteociel.fr/obs/classement.php?mode=6&all=1&ua=1&u2=1&archive=1&jour=24&mois=9&annee=2022&heure=4

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Saint-Jean-de-Védas  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.58 N, 3.83 E) < 5 km
24-09-2022  (Saturday)
01:00 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
precipitation: 50.4 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
Amateur station (Météociel network)
https://www.meteociel.fr/obs/classement.php?mode=6&all=1&ua=1&u2=1&archive=1&jour=24&mois=9&annee=2022&heure=3

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Dourgne  Région Midi-Pyrénées 
France (43.48 N, 2.15 E) < 5 km
23-09-2022  (Friday)
21:00 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a report on a website
precipitation: 45.7 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
https://www.meteociel.fr/obs/classement.php?mode=6&all=1&ua=1&u2=1&archive=1&jour=24&mois=9&annee=2022&heure=-1

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Perpignan  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (42.70 N, 2.90 E) < 5 km
23-09-2022  (Friday)
19:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, photo or video of the event, a report on a website
precipitation: 38 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
Strong rainstorm. 38 mm in about one hour (airport station). Flooded streets.
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=793310401937039
Reference: Météo Languedoc-Roussillon (on Facebook), 23 Sept 2022.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Granès  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (42.90 N, 2.25 E) < 5 km
23-09-2022  (Friday)
17:00 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a report on a website
precipitation: 36.1 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
https://www.meteociel.fr/obs/classement.php?mode=6&all=1&ua=1&u2=1&archive=1&jour=23&mois=9&annee=2022&heure=19

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Nicolas Baluteau (Voluntary Observer Person)

tornado

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Dáfni  Chalcidice 
Greece (40.21 N, 24.22 E) < 1 km
23-09-2022  (Friday)
08:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report received by e-mail, a report on a website, an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
total event duration: 10 minutes
Vasilis Karlas reported a brief waterspout near Dafni, Agio Oros.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/symvainei.tora.sti.halkidiki/posts/1045747586105680/?comment_id=1045856586094780&reply_comment_id=1045857626094676&notif_id=1663933410645439&notif_t=group_comment_mention
Reference: facebook.com, meteo.gr, 23 Sep 2022

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Stavros Dafis (Voluntary Observer Person)

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Mazara del Vallo  Sicilia 
Italy (37.66 N, 12.59 E) < 3 km
22-09-2022  (Thursday)
17:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
Impacts: Basement(s) flooded, Flooding of ground floor
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15046_1663922532.8285.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/110707910325489/videos/479990897352594/?idorvanity=757533570923623
https://www.facebook.com/giacomo.bonanno/posts/pfbid02TSf3PceCTDZweiUqVR7YYMS99QRACjbytrY1Wrv82mS99x3Xi4BGQPVtC9NzGsX3l

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Favignana  Sicilia 
Italy (37.98 N, 12.33 E) < 5 km
22-09-2022  (Thursday)
13:05 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15042_1663871804.6316.jpg
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15042_1663871804.6339.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/marcello.deluca.12/videos/1123904785190651/
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10224800887842290&amp;set=a.10205252379941810

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Buseto Palizzolo  Sicilia 
Italy (37.98 N, 12.75 E) < 5 km
22-09-2022  (Thursday)
12:25 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: land
The funnel cloud was not observed.
Landspout. Nessun danno osservato // No damage observed
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15047_1663931154.5299.jpg
https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=pfbid0FMCbfsEq8AEvvD6k2G8k8iLoYAypiQHsLCQPgArmwo1nKdc6x9rCRwX3ukt3DZKFl&amp;id=100017977339307

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Cefalù  Sicilia 
Italy (38.04 N, 14.02 E) < 5 km
22-09-2022  (Thursday)
04:58 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15039_1663836083.02.jpg
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15039_1663836083.0207.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=5758636087509600&amp;set=a.521948071178454
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=1673578323035807&amp;set=a.273692053024448

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Santa Croce Camerina  (Punta Secca) Sicilia 
Italy (36.79 N, 14.49 E) < 10 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
16:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15037_1663835721.8313.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/sicilioturismo/photos/a.106204757729742/647465080270371/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Ciempozuelos  Comunidad de Madrid 
Spain (40.16 N, 3.61 W) < 5 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
15:15 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a newspaper report, a report on a website
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Rail-/tram-/subway(s) unusable or closed, Basement(s) flooded, Flooding of ground floor
roads, garages and houses flooded, train station flooded and train service interrupted, fire department(s) came into action many times
https://cadenaser.com/cmadrid/2022/09/23/nuevo-retraso-en-la-llegada-de-personal-para-alumnos-con-necesidades-especiales-de-un-colegio-de-fuenlabrada-ser-madrid-sur/
Reference: Árboles caídos, calles y casas anegadas: una tormenta repentina provoca el caos en Ciempozuelos, Cadenaser, 21 Sept 2022. Lightning Detection.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

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Ciempozuelos  Comunidad de Madrid 
Spain (40.16 N, 3.63 W) < 5 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
15:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a newspaper report, a report on a website
Impacts: Large tree branch(es) broken, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
several/many trees damaged/uprooted
https://cadenaser.com/cmadrid/2022/09/23/nuevo-retraso-en-la-llegada-de-personal-para-alumnos-con-necesidades-especiales-de-un-colegio-de-fuenlabrada-ser-madrid-sur/
Reference: Árboles caídos, calles y casas anegadas: una tormenta repentina provoca el caos en Ciempozuelos, Cadenaser, 21 Sept 2022. Lightning Detection.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

tornado

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Kurchatov  Kursk 
Russian Federation (51.66 N, 35.66 E) < 10 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, a report on a website, an eye-witness report, a report by a weather service
occurring over: land
intensity and other characteristics: F0 Смерч категории EF0 в Курчатове, Курская область, сегодня днём В этих же районах, что и три дня назад
https://vk.com/meteodnevnik?w=wall-68463802_397945

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Edsen

avalanche

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Tatranská Polianka  Prešovský kraj 
Slovak Republic (49.16 N, 20.17 E) < 1 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
12:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a report on a website
Number of people dead: 2.
2 people (mountain guide + hiker) died when swept away by a fall of snow cushion from the ridge into Slavkovska valley. Mountain Rescue Service (HZS) found both under snow.
https://hzs.sk/tragedia-pod-bradavicou/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Tomas Pucik (ESSL Team)

tornado

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Santa Marina Salina  Sicilia 
Italy (38.59 N, 14.80 E) < 5 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
11:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15036_1663835526.4843.jpg
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15036_1663835526.4914.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/mario.ploner/posts/pfbid0ywyConitik4ghafJPXRhDDhJggZCqYECgHtNEVMzoehT3wynDEgRUPoK2Gz7AZBBl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Siracusa  Sicilia 
Italy (37.07 N, 15.31 E) < 10 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
09:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/15035_1663768250.0254.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=1230682524145191&amp;set=a.106079356605519

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

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Los Villares  Andalucía 
Spain (37.65 N, 3.79 W) < 1 km
21-09-2022  (Wednesday)
08:14 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
precipitation: 37.34 mm
duration of precipitation: 0.83 hours
PWS recorded a rain amount of 37.34 mm in 50 minutes.
https://www.wunderground.com/dashboard/pws/ILOSVI6/graph/2022-09-21/2022-09-21/daily
Reference: "Mesón La Pandera - Pje.Río Frío (ClimaSurJaén) - ILOSVI6", Wunderground, date of access: 22 SEP 2022.

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)



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