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selected: all reports
- occurring between 18-09-2018 00:00 and 25-09-2018 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 571
Only the first 25 selected events are shown in the table
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  snow heavy snowfall/snowstorm   ice ice accumulation   avalanche avalanche   lightning damaging lightning
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table of all shown reports (all reports when logged in, last 25 when not logged in)

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Reichenau an der Rax  Niederösterreich 
Austria (47.70 N, 15.83 E) < 3 km
24-09-2018  (Monday)   03:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 33.9 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
TAWES station Reichenau an der Rax/ ZAMG. WMO-station: 11380
http://www.zamg.ac.at/zamgWeb/common/display_js_window.php?imgPath=/zamgWeb/pict/tawes/tawes_plone_ffx,ff,ddx,dd_11380_1h.gif&imgTitle=TAWES-Verlaufsgraphik&imgSource=%26copy%3B+ZAMG&imgWidth=1152&imgHeight=360

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Mönichkirchen  Niederösterreich 
Austria (47.50 N, 16.03 E) < 3 km
24-09-2018  (Monday)   01:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 28.1 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: NW-SE
TAWES station Mönichkirchen/ ZAMG. WMO-station: 11185
http://www.zamg.ac.at/zamgWeb/common/display_js_window.php?imgPath=/zamgWeb/pict/tawes/tawes_plone_ffx,ff,ddx,dd_11185_1h.gif&imgTitle=TAWES-Verlaufsgraphik&imgSource=%26copy%3B+ZAMG&imgWidth=1152&imgHeight=360

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Wiener Neustadt  Niederösterreich 
Austria (47.80 N, 16.25 E) < 3 km
24-09-2018  (Monday)   01:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 28.3 m/s
nonconvective.
direction of movement: W-E
TAWES Wiener Neustadt / ZAMG. WMO-station: 11182
http://www.zamg.ac.at/zamgWeb/common/display_js_window.php?imgPath=/zamgWeb/pict/tawes/tawes_plone_ffx,ff,ddx,dd_11182_1h.gif&imgTitle=TAWES-Verlaufsgraphik&imgSource=%26copy%3B+ZAMG&imgWidth=1152&imgHeight=360

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Bratislava 
Bratislava - Koliba Bratislavský kraj 
Slovak Republic (48.15 N, 17.12 E)
24-09-2018  (Monday)   00:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
the intensity rating was based on severe wind.
wind speed: 26 m/s
nonconvective.
damage to property: polámané stromy

report status: event fully verified (QC2)

contact: SHMU Forecaster [e-mail]

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Luká 
CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11710 Olomoucký kraj 
Czech Republic (49.65 N, 16.95 E)
24-09-2018  (Monday)   00:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service
wind speed: 26.8 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 16.6 m/s
multiple wind gusts exceeding 25 m/s during cold front passage | via SYNOP report 2018-09-24 1 UTC
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2018-09-24_O2LUKA01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

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Gumpenstein  Steiermark 
Austria (47.48 N, 14.10 E) < 3 km
24-09-2018  (Monday)   00:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 27.8 m/s
nonconvective.
TAWES station Irdning/Gumpenstein/ ZAMG. WMO-station: 11360
http://www.zamg.ac.at/zamgWeb/common/display_js_window.php?imgPath=/zamgWeb/pict/tawes/tawes_plone_ffx,ff,ddx,dd_11360_1h.gif&imgTitle=TAWES-Verlaufsgraphik&imgSource=%26copy%3B+ZAMG&imgWidth=1152&imgHeight=360

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Mošnov 
LKMT airport, CHMI SYNOP station WMO ID 11782  Moravskoslezský kraj 
Czech Republic (49.70 N, 18.12 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:47 UTC 

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a trained storm spotter
wind speed: 25.2 m/s
10-minute average wind speed: 16 m/s
convective.
wind gust during squall line passage
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/data/2018-09-23_O1MOSN01.gif

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

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Feldkirch  Vorarlberg 
Austria (47.23 N, 9.60 E) < 10 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
partly convective.
Trees uprooted and fences of building sites down. 'ORF VORARLBERG', 24.9.
https://vorarlberg.orf.at/news/stories/2937547/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Rickenbach  Vorarlberg 
Austria (47.47 N, 9.75 E) < 3 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:44 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report
partly convective.
Storm Severity Level 4: Many trees blown down or roofs blown off. User report via 'Skywarn Austria weather observer / EWOB'
https://www.skywarn.at/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Hranice 
hospital Olomoucký kraj 
Czech Republic (49.56 N, 17.75 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:40 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
convective.
damage to property: roof damaged
damage to crops and forests: trees broken
wind gust during squall line passage caused roof damage (area 15x15 m), throughout town multiple broken trees reported (damaging parked cars or fences) | time based on radar observations | source: "Českou republiku potrápil vítr, hasiči opět odstraňovali stovky stromů a čerpali vodu", pozary.cz, 24 SEP 2018
https://www.pozary.cz/clanek/197143-ceskou-republiku-potrapil-vitr-hasici-opet-odstranovali-stovky-stromu-a-cerpali-vodu/#0937

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

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Hard  Vorarlberg 
Austria (47.48 N, 9.68 E) < 10 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
partly convective.
Trees uprooted and fences of building sites down. 'ORF VORARLBERG', 24.9.
https://vorarlberg.orf.at/news/stories/2937547/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Molln  Oberösterreich 
Austria (47.88 N, 14.25 E) < 10 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
partly convective.
A few trees uprooted, branches or shringles down. 'ORF OBEROESTERREICH', 24.9.
https://ooe.orf.at/news/stories/2937576/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Hranice 
Struhlovsko Olomoucký kraj 
Czech Republic (49.55 N, 17.73 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : an eye-witness report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
convective.
damage to property: cars damaged
damage to crops and forests: trees broken
wind gust during squall line passage broke multiple trees (at least 10), which caused further damage to parked cars and adjacent buildings
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/photo/2018-09-23_Hranice1.jpg
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/photo/2018-09-23_Hranice2.jpg
http://prostor.amsos.cz/eswd/wind/photo/2018-09-23_Hranice3.jpg

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

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Hlubočky 
Suchý Žleb Olomoucký kraj 
Czech Republic (49.63 N, 17.42 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:25 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
convective.
damage to property: cottage damaged
damage to crops and forests: tree broken
number of people injured: 2
broken tree fell on the cottage, causing damage and injury of 2 persons | source: "Silný vítr udeřil. Dva zranění po pádu stromu, stojí vlaky, nejde proud", Novinky.cz, 24 SEP 2018
https://www.novinky.cz/domaci/484139-silny-vitr-uderil-dva-zraneni-po-padu-stromu-stoji-vlaky-nejde-proud.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

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Alpnachstad 
"meer van alpnach" (Alpnach lake) 
Switzerland (46.97 N, 8.28 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
a small boat was blown loose, it stranded, was damaged and partly sunk
https://www.luzernerzeitung.ch/zentralschweiz/luzern/diese-spuren-hinterliess-der-sturm-fabienne-in-der-zentralschweiz-ld.1056039

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Alpnach 
quarry near alpnach 
Switzerland (46.93 N, 8.24 E) < 3 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, a report on a website
a tree was downed; damage;
https://www.luzernerzeitung.ch/zentralschweiz/luzern/diese-spuren-hinterliess-der-sturm-fabienne-in-der-zentralschweiz-ld.1056039

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Štěpánov  Olomoucký kraj 
Czech Republic (49.67 N, 17.23 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
convective.
damage to property: roof damaged
wind gust during squall line passage caused partial roof damage | time based on radar observations | source: "Českou republiku potrápil vítr, hasiči opět odstraňovali stovky stromů a čerpali vodu", pozary.cz, 24 SEP 2018
https://www.pozary.cz/clanek/197143-ceskou-republiku-potrapil-vitr-hasici-opet-odstranovali-stovky-stromu-a-cerpali-vodu/#0937

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Prouza (AMS) [e-mail]

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Reutte  Tirol 
Austria (47.48 N, 10.72 E) < 3 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 31.1 m/s
partly convective.
direction of movement: N-S
TAWES station Reutte/ ZAMG. WMO-station: 11314
http://www.zamg.ac.at/zamgWeb/common/display_js_window.php?imgPath=/zamgWeb/pict/tawes/tawes_plone_ffx,ff,ddx,dd_11314_1h.gif&imgTitle=TAWES-Verlaufsgraphik&imgSource=%26copy%3B+ZAMG&imgWidth=1152&imgHeight=360

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Sattledt  Oberösterreich 
Austria (48.07 N, 14.05 E) < 10 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
partly convective.
A few trees uprooted, branches or shringles down. Power supply blackout. 'ORF OBEROESTERREICH', 24.9.
https://ooe.orf.at/news/stories/2937576/

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Kremsmünster  Oberösterreich 
Austria (48.05 N, 14.13 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 25 m/s
partly convective.
direction of movement: SW-NE
TAWES station Kremsmünster/ ZAMG. WMO-station: 11012.
http://www.zamg.ac.at/zamgWeb/common/display_js_window.php?imgPath=/zamgWeb/pict/tawes/tawes_plone_ffx,ff,ddx,dd_11012_1h.gif&imgTitle=TAWES-Verlaufsgraphik&imgSource=%26copy%3B+ZAMG&imgWidth=1152&imgHeight=360

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Thomas Pfeifhofer (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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Philippsbourg 
from ancient station to Niederbronn-les-Bains Région Lorraine 
France (48.98 N, 7.57 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
Violent and localized windgust caused damages in the evening : many trees, an electricity pylon, panels fell
https://www.republicain-lorrain.fr/photos/2018/09/24/une-mini-tornade-s-abat-sur-philippsbourg#0_10
https://www.facebook.com/francine.ott.73/posts/2357692954451198

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Illnau 
Switzerland (47.41 N, 8.72 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   20:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
tree downed, road blocked
https://zueriost.ch/news/2018-09-24/baeume-halten-sturm-fabienne-nicht-stand

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Grafenaschau  Bayern 
Germany (47.65 N, 11.12 E) < 3 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   19:58 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
power line damaged; power cut-off; damage; source: "Unwetter in Oberbayern: 250 Feuerwehr- und Polizeieinsätze", BR24, 24 SEP 2018; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Oberhausen  Bayern 
Germany (47.78 N, 11.13 E) < 3 km
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   19:46 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : a television or radio broadcast, a report on a website
tree downed; house damaged; damage; source: "Unwetter in Oberbayern: 250 Feuerwehr- und Polizeieinsätze", BR24, 24 SEP 2018; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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Galgenen 
Switzerland (47.18 N, 8.88 E)
23-09-2018  (Sunday)   19:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report on a website
a roof was damaged
https://www.luzernerzeitung.ch/zentralschweiz/luzern/diese-spuren-hinterliess-der-sturm-fabienne-in-der-zentralschweiz-ld.1056039

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

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