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selected: all reports
- occurring between 16-07-2024 00:00 and 23-07-2024 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 1040
Only the first 25 selected events are shown in the table
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tornado tornado   wind severe wind   hail large hail   rain heavy rain
  funnel funnel cloud   gustnado gustnado   devil lesser whirlwind
  snow heavy snowfall/snowstorm   ice ice accumulation   avalanche avalanche   lightning damaging lightning
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large hail

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Dungelbeck  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.29 N, 10.26 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
18:49 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail 2cm i.d.
Reference: Spotter observation. WarnWetter (operated by DWD), 23 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Hämelerwald  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.36 N, 10.12 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
18:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail 2cm i.d.
Reference: Spotter observation. WarnWetter (operated by DWD), 23 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Rote Erde  Nordrhein-Westfalen 
Germany (52.19 N, 7.43 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
17:09 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail 2cm i.d.
Reference: Spotter observation. WarnWetter (operated by DWD), 23 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Coldewey  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.67 N, 8.85 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
16:37 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail 2cm i.d.
Reference: Spotter observation. WarnWetter (operated by DWD), 23 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Weyhe  Niedersachsen 
Germany (52.98 N, 8.84 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
15:32 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail 2cm i.d.
Reference: Spotter observation. WarnWetter (operated by DWD), 23 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Nörten-Hardenberg  Niedersachsen 
Germany (51.63 N, 9.94 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
14:04 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail 2cm i.d.
Reference: Spotter observation. WarnWetter (operated by DWD), 23 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Doverodde 
Denmark (56.72 N, 8.49 E) < 1 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
13:35 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
// tornado over water (waterspout) observed at about 15:35 local time. Time is based on radar.
https://www.facebook.com/share/p/Wa3mCZjcnmExhkoh/?mibextid=K35XfP

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Mathias Pedersen / Niclas Lindberg Jensen (Voluntary Observer Person)

damaging lightning

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Klanxbüll  Schleswig-Holstein 
Germany (54.83 N, 8.74 E) < 5 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
10:15 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a newspaper report
estimated peak current: 36 kA
polarity: negative
Impacts: Rail-/tram-/subway(s) unusable or closed, Rail-/tram-/subway infrastructure damaged
https://www.merkur.de/deutschland/schleswig-holstein/gewitter-und-starkregen-fuehren-zu-verkehrsbehinderungen-zr-93202938.html
Reference: "Gewitter und Starkregen führen zu Verkehrsbehinderungen", MERKUR, 23 JUL 2024. kachelmannwetter.com

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Karaburun  İstanbul Province 
Turkey (41.38 N, 28.68 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
09:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
Tornado over water
https://www.ntv.com.tr/galeri/turkiye/istanbulda-hortum-cikti-karaburun-ve-yenikoy-sahillerinden-goruldu,VMLQLUD0YkaoBZpLjQwmGQ/BQin9J0dmkyvZCYZEwJDIQ
Reference: "İstanbul'da hortum çıktı! Karaburun ve Yeniköy sahillerinden görüldü", NTV, 23 JUL 2024

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

damaging lightning

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Industrial'nyy  Krasnodarskiy Kray 
Russian Federation (45.10 N, 39.11 E) < 3 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
06:10 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed, Building(s) damaged
https://www.livekuban.ru/news/zhizn/moschnaya-molniya-udarila-v-elektricheskiy-stolb-v-krasnodare
Reference: "Мощная молния ударила в электрический столб в Краснодаре ", LIVE KUBAN, 23 JUL 2024

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Agiá  Lárisa 
Greece (39.72 N, 22.76 E) < 1 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
04:45 UTC (+/- 15 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, a report received by e-mail, a newspaper report, an eye-witness report, a television or radio broadcast
Impacts: Crops/farmland damaged
Large hail damaged crops in Agia, Larisa on 23/07/2024
https://www.thessaliatv.gr/news/164285/i-apoluti-katastrofi-stin-agia-apo-to-xalazi-kai-to-mpourini--kserizothikan-dentra-fotovideo/
Reference: thessaliatv.gr

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: George Papavasileiou (Voluntary Observer Person)

severe wind

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Agiá  Lárisa 
Greece (39.72 N, 22.76 E) < 1 km
23-07-2024  (Tuesday)
04:45 UTC (+/- 15 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, a report received by e-mail, a newspaper report, an eye-witness report
Impacts: Crops/farmland damaged
Severe storms reported in Agia, Larisa on 23/07/2024
https://www.thessaliatv.gr/news/164285/i-apoluti-katastrofi-stin-agia-apo-to-xalazi-kai-to-mpourini--kserizothikan-dentra-fotovideo/
Reference: thessaliatv

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: George Papavasileiou (Voluntary Observer Person)

heavy rain

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Corigliano Calabro  Calabria 
Italy (39.64 N, 16.53 E) < 5 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
19:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
Impacts: Basement(s) flooded
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/24000_1721725145.4201.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=851984289698031
https://www.facebook.com/groups/470987803284118/permalink/2122453724804176/
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=836046355127591
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=975651650974708

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

damaging lightning

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Celinë  Rahovec 
Kosovo (42.33 N, 20.63 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
18:20 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
Impacts: Building(s) damaged, Fire as a consequence of the event
A lightning struck a house causing significant fire. The time was based on radar data and Blitzortung lightning detection system.
https://insajderi.org/digjet-nje-shtepi-ne-rahovec-si-pasoje-e-rrufeve-te-medha/
Reference: "Digjet një shtëpi në Rahovec si pasojë e rrufeve të mëdha", Insajderi, 22 JUL 2024.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)

tornado

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Lipari  (Gelso) Sicilia 
Italy (38.35 N, 15.04 E) < 5 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
18:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/24011_1721728972.2114.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=1038617234938339&amp;set=a.520790480054353

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Capo d''Orlando  Sicilia 
Italy (38.21 N, 14.73 E) < 10 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
17:50 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
total event duration: 29 minutes
Altri quattro funnel osservati // Four more funnels observed
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23992_1721723199.1716.jpg
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23992_1721723199.1753.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoMilazzo/posts/pfbid02TcKFFzv2dJzZTLCFEBKx3bW1DH4xdCxdvpF4RpeNjJQbPBB91xvcpmH4vcjhCypdl
https://www.facebook.com/alessandro.fardella.9/posts/pfbid02jnsGWxkGsZMrMjq6mgucpHN7u3SiGLQyAo3pqRck9nzYRota6mshgvFxuXRnBAXJl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

damaging lightning

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Castellabate  Campania 
Italy (40.28 N, 14.96 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
17:30 UTC (+/- 5 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, an eye-witness report
Muretto colpito e danneggiato // Free standing wall struck and damaged
https://www.giornaledelcilento.it/maltempo-nel-cilento-fulmine-si-abbatte-nella-zona-del-castello-dellabate/
Reference: "Maltempo nel Cilento, fulmine si abbatte nella zona del castello dell’Abate", Giornale del Cilento, 23 Jul 2024

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: PRETEMP - Previsione temporali

severe wind

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Palagiano  Puglia 
Italy (40.58 N, 17.04 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
17:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Damage to roof or chimney, Car(s) damaged (unspecified), Large tree branch(es) broken, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
Alberi e rami caduti su strade e muri di cinta, coperture danneggiate // Trees and branches downed on roads and wall fencing, roofing damaged
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23993_1721723407.4536.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/centrometeopugliese/posts/pfbid02mSXzRGFkHeUSmw7SJ5TZA4DEvbQWtSqfRU55pnXvmVtFpSe18Wx93QgpF96XEXVSl
https://www.facebook.com/nicola.scaligina.7/posts/pfbid0vZLBRoaet5bJnSHBB57ukpCgreog3F1YQEESNrjpByKQEebyD8jtUzdSNGWz1JiDl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Palagiano  Puglia 
Italy (40.58 N, 17.04 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
17:05 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
precipitation: 47.3 mm
duration of precipitation: 0.7 hours
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23994_1721723593.1372.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/meteopugliabasilicatamolisecampania/posts/pfbid02p8QaHi8MpghuM9SUDnmG7xtpMDPX714B5KzMCJsovZgH9xNf1dHNsb3ptV28ayjl
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=1677865239697805

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Bari  Puglia 
Italy (41.20 N, 16.78 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
17:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
occurring over: water
The funnel cloud was observed.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23991_1721722986.8748.jpg
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23991_1721722986.8779.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=1432383077460986
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=864761495701019&amp;set=a.410281964482310
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=1739552320186261
https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaBasilicata/posts/pfbid02cRxuhVrA3DDvaaiRJ7Eye39PZRHhuaBQLHAHaUQvcbtJnEnwrnCEcnREN12xP5uWl
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=7893889527314927
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=3760616490817609&amp;set=a.1551285525084061
https://www.facebook.com/reel/1478477226371614

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Molfetta  Puglia 
Italy (41.19 N, 16.59 E) < 1 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
16:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
precipitation: 49.3 mm
duration of precipitation: 0.8 hours
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Car(s) damaged (unspecified)
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23996_1721723922.4972.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=1064894698533618
https://www.facebook.com/leo.binetti.7/posts/pfbid02jqvboQEs2hMH3Vcx7wYQf6rkjYkJnbe6mQ9Bzysw4v1ygUNYcr4N4vaMcjbf55BZl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Castellaneta  Puglia 
Italy (40.63 N, 16.88 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
16:40 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Power transmission damaged or destroyed, Large tree branch(es) broken, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
Alberi, rami, recinzioni e linee elettriche caduti in strada // Trees, branches, fences and power lines fallen on roads
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/24002_1721724951.2711.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/gdipippa/posts/pfbid0BtdX5MHc2eqz2k3zuXY1jtiuti2v4viqpbzkNPTDukBSfyJELtFegxdqx1DRU5kMl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Terlizzi  Puglia 
Italy (41.13 N, 16.54 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
16:35 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
precipitation: 48.5 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
Impacts: Basement(s) flooded
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23997_1721724105.3298.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/groups/753474711414361/permalink/7882783305150097/
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=1489457825012162&amp;set=a.111181929506432

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

large hail

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Palagianello  Puglia 
Italy (40.61 N, 16.98 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
16:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
Impacts: Crops/farmland damaged
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/24024_1721749058.1997.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/coldiretti.puglia/posts/pfbid04fUusWcawpsTrWXGWckkSm5T3Vz23Zn43Z8crPgPJQp7kPq1y5urF295gWsbEscnl
https://www.facebook.com/ass.borracci/posts/pfbid02BeS3H1uqkHDBbQiJz6Y3SmQAD5hVGRmNU6Cbh791RrnUS6iRHhzK4docHGfQ7BvBl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Portobuffolè  Veneto 
Italy (45.86 N, 12.54 E) < 3 km
22-07-2024  (Monday)
16:25 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a trained storm spotter
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
Albero sradicato // Tree uprooted
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/24006_1721725615.1761.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=pfbid028NnfkdGGkaR4Cm9oaas8WkjrxzbDPY6n95rE17V9wsKdZfiPu3kTq2LsRTaPZbFl&amp;id=100064575016289

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp



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