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selected: all reports
- occurring between 17-02-2017 00:00 and 24-02-2017 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 217
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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Santpoort-Zuid  Noord-Holland 
Netherlands (52.42 N, 4.63 E) < 10 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:50 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: road closed. car damaged
damage to crops and forests: tree dowed
http://www.nhnieuws.nl/nieuws/200912/westerstorm-teistert-provincie-veel-schade-maar-weinig-gewonden

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Vlaardingen  Zuid-Holland 
Netherlands (51.91 N, 4.34 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   20:36 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: patient on a stretcher blown over
number of people injured: 1
A patient (who was already wounded) straped to a stretcher, ready to be transported to an hospital was blown over. A second ambulance and emergency doctors had to assist after this incident.
http://www.rijnmond.nl/nieuws/152121/Tweehonderd-schademeldingen-door-storm
https://www.hulpverlening.nl/nieuws/brancard-met-patient-waait-om-in-vlaardingen

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Utrecht 
5 meiplein Utrecht 
Netherlands (52.09 N, 5.12 E) < 3 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   19:58 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: traffic lights blown over
traffic lights blown over and landed on the road
http://www.rtvutrecht.nl/liveblog/1579398/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Gendringen  Gelderland 
Netherlands (51.87 N, 6.38 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   19:20 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: gas leak. road closed
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
a tree was downed and coused a gasleak
http://www.omroepgelderland.nl/nieuws/2128648/Teruglezen-zo-trok-de-storm-over-Gelderland

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Cuijk 
Highway a73 Noord-Brabant 
Netherlands (51.73 N, 5.88 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   19:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: truck blown over. road closed
http://www.limburger.nl/cnt/dmf20170223_00036788/vrouw-gewond-door-boom-op-auto-en-omgewaaide-bomen-op-a2

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Bleidenstadt 
[K703]. Hessen 
Germany (50.13 N, 8.13 E) < 3 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   19:08 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Taunusstein, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Seitzenhahn  Hessen 
Germany (50.12 N, 8.12 E) < 3 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   19:08 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Taunusstein, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Dollbergen  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.41 N, 10.18 E) < 3 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   19:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Dollbergen, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Liempde 
Highway A2 Noord-Brabant 
Netherlands (51.57 N, 5.37 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   18:40 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: road closed
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
http://www.omroepbrabant.nl/?news/261844932/Storm+ontregelt+verkeer+op+snelwegen+gekantelde+vrachtwagens+en+omgevallen+bomen.aspx

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Eindhoven 
dirk boutslaan Noord-Brabant 
Netherlands (51.44 N, 5.48 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   18:08 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: car was hit by falling tree
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
number of people injured: 1
http://www.limburger.nl/cnt/dmf20170223_00036788/vrouw-gewond-door-boom-op-auto-en-omgewaaide-bomen-op-a2

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Velp 
hooftstraat Gelderland 
Netherlands (51.99 N, 5.97 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   18:05 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: rooftiles blown of roofs. street closed
http://www.omroepgelderland.nl/nieuws/2128648/Teruglezen-zo-trok-de-storm-over-Gelderland

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Gudensberg  Hessen 
Germany (51.18 N, 9.37 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:50 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Gudensberg, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Heßlar 
[K21]. Hessen 
Germany (51.13 N, 9.50 E) < 1 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Felsberg, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Berge  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (51.33 N, 8.18 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Meschede, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Nieuwegein 
havezatedrift Utrecht 
Netherlands (52.03 N, 5.08 E) < 1 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:31 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: roofs damaged
a roof was partly blown of, the street was closed becouse of risk of falling materials.
http://www.rtvutrecht.nl/liveblog/1579398/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Dellbrück  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (50.97 N, 7.07 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:23 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Köln, LG Dellbrück, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Kirchbrak  Niedersachsen 
Germany (51.97 N, 9.57 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:12 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Kirchbrak, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Embken  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (50.68 N, 6.57 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:11 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Nideggen, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Böddiger  Hessen 
Germany (51.15 N, 9.42 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: damage
source: FF Felsberg, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Wollrode  Hessen 
Germany (51.20 N, 9.50 E) < 3 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: "Orkanartige Sturmböen wüteten im Melsunger Land", HESSISCHE/NIEDERSÄCHSISCHE ALLGEMEINE, 23 FEB 2017;
https://www.hna.de/lokales/melsungen/orkanartige-sturmboeen-wueteten-im-melsunger-land-7430584.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Deute  Hessen 
Germany (51.18 N, 9.42 E) < 1 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
source: "Orkanartige Sturmböen wüteten im Melsunger Land", HESSISCHE/NIEDERSÄCHSISCHE ALLGEMEINE, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Wassenaar 
racecourse "duindicht" Zuid-Holland 
Netherlands (52.15 N, 4.40 E) < 10 km
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   17:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
damage to property: trees fell on roofs of stables
damage to crops and forests: trees downed
some trees fell on the roofs of the stables of racecourse duindicht. in one of the stables were horses at the time of the accident, none of them were hurt
http://www.omroepwest.nl/nieuws/3358370/Bomen-omgewaaid-op-twee-paardenstallen-bij-renbaan-Duindigt-in-Wassenaar

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Winkeln  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (51.27 N, 7.60 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   16:58 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: damage
source: FF Schalksmühle, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Kitzen  Sachsen 
Germany (51.22 N, 12.23 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   16:43 UTC (+/- 30 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
damage to crops and forests: damage
source: FF Pegau, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Hatterath  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (50.98 N, 6.08 E)
23-02-2017  (Thursday)   16:22 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
damage to property: road blocked
damage to crops and forests: tree downed
source: FF Gillrath-Hatterath, 23 FEB 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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