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Selected data from the database

selected: all reports
- occurring between 15-10-2017 00:00 and 22-10-2017 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 339
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 dust devil
  snow heavy snowfall/snowstorm   ice ice accumulation   avalanche avalanche   lightning damaging lightning
DEFINITIONS

table of all selected reports

severe wind

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Lelant Downs  England - Cornwall 
United Kingdom (50.18 N, 5.48 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   22:06 UTC 

based on: information from : an eye-witness report
few large branches/trees or shingles down

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: EWOB Admin [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Innermessan 
[A77]. Scotland - Dumfries and Galloway 
United Kingdom (54.94 N, 4.99 W) < 3 km
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   15:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; road flooded/blocked; source: SS Traffic news (theaa.com), 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Ballyderown  Co. Cork 
Ireland (52.17 N, 8.22 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   08:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; road flooded/blocked; source: AA Roadwatch Newsroom, 21 / 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Mallow  Co. Cork 
Ireland (52.14 N, 8.65 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   08:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; road flooded/blocked; source: AA Roadwatch Newsroom, 21 / 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Killarney  Co. Kerry 
Ireland (52.06 N, 9.50 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   08:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
heavy rain; local areas flooded; road flooded/blocked; source: AA Roadwatch Newsroom, 21 / 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Cork  Co. Cork 
Ireland (51.90 N, 8.45 W)
21-10-2017  (Saturday)   08:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on: information from : a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
several trees downed; road blocked; source: AA Roadwatch Newsroom, 21 / 22 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (42.77 N, 2.98 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   19:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event
convective.
D'importantes pluies ont causé des inondations sur la ville de Saint-Laurent-de-la-Salanque (Pyrénées-Orientales).
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoLanguedoc/videos/1695741783778324/?hc_ref=ARQtok2UcAsCTxfQwR8rXqRFP2UIJTXgAzv7tH9kb8Q579XPuFq8ivFJsPwwzmpFTLU

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

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

heavy rain

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Toreilles  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (42.76 N, 2.98 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   17:33 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 90.8 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 56.1 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 1 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 70.6 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 73.8 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 90.8 mm
convective.
path start from 21:00
path end at 21:00
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Rivesaltes  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (42.77 N, 2.90 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   17:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 93.0 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 57.5 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 2 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 66.0 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 74.5 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 93.0 mm
convective.
path start from 00:00
path end at 00:00
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Saint-André-de-Roquelongue  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.11 N, 2.83 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   17:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 93.0 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 70.5 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 3 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 78.5 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 83.0 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 93.0 mm
convective.
path start from 01:00
path end at 01:00
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Luc-sur-Orbieu  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.18 N, 2.77 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   17:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 74.0 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 49.5 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 2 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 64.5 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 65.5 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 74.0 mm
convective.
path start from 23:00
path end at 23:00
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Castanet-le-Haut  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.67 N, 2.98 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   14:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 141.7 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 36.9 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 1 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 81.5 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 107.1 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 141.7 mm
convective.
path start from 19:36
path end at 19:36
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Pailhès  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.43 N, 3.18 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   12:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

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
convective.
It is possible that this was a tornado.
A brief but severe wind event causing localized damage was reported on 19 October at Pailhès. Some trees have been uprooted and branches were broken.
https://twitter.com/MeteoContact/status/921072636821729282

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Valois-Barthe Christophe [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Saint-Gervais-sur-Mare, -Centre  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.65 N, 3.04 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   11:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 115.1 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 81.4 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 5 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 85.5 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 97.7 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 115.1 mm
convective.
path start from 20:00
path end at 20:00
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy rain

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Saint-Gervais-sur-Mare, -Pont des 3 Dents  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.66 N, 3.05 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   11:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 104.0 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 38.5 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 1 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 77.0 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 90.0 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 104.0 mm
convective.
path start from 20:00
path end at 20:00
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

heavy snowfall/snowstorm

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Maralköy  Artvin Province 
Turkey (41.48 N, 41.93 E) < 10 km
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   06:00 UTC (+/- 6 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy snowfall; roads temporarily impassable; source: "Artvin'de kar yağışı hayatı olumsuz yönde etkiledi", MILLIYET, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Kirov  Kirovskaya oblast' 
Russian Federation (58.60 N, 49.66 E)
19-10-2017  (Thursday)   05:00 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
trees downed; power line damaged; damage; cars damaged; source: " В Кирове сильный ветер повалил несколько деревьев на машины и провода ", kirov-portal.ru, 19 OCT 2017;
https://kirov-portal.ru/news/poslednie-novosti/v-kirove-silnyj-veter-povalil-neskolko-derevev-na-mashiny-i-provoda-24014/?utm_source=news.yandex

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Serra de Daró  Catalunya 
Spain (42.03 N, 3.07 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   19:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage
hailstorm; farmland damaged / devastated; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017; RAD; incl. Twitter report, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

large hail

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Tordera  Catalunya 
Spain (41.70 N, 2.72 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   19:05 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on: information from : photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
hailstorm; large hail 3cm i.d.; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017; RAD; incl. Twitter report, 18 OCT 2017;
https://twitter.com/pc_tordera/status/920728841253019648/photo/1

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

severe wind

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Valls  Catalunya 
Spain (41.28 N, 1.25 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   16:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
wind speed: 32.8 m/s
number of people injured: 13
severe storm; 118 km/h reported; 150 trees downed; 13 people injured; houses damaged; damage; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;
http://www.ara.cat/societat/meteo/previsions/Dimecres-pluges-extenses-xafecs-forts_0_1889811084.html

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Gandesa  Catalunya 
Spain (41.05 N, 0.43 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   14:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website
heavy rain; local areas flooded; houses/cellars flooded; damage; source: "13 ferits lleus i més de 150 arbres caiguts a Valls a causa del possible esclafit", ara.cat, 19 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Gèdre, -Cirque de Troumouse  Région Midi-Pyrénées 
France (42.73 N, 0.10 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   12:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 146.7 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 107.5 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 8 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 84.3 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 130.8 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 146.7 mm
nonconvective.
path start from 00:00
path end at 00:00
event: heavy rains against the Pyrenees; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 18 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

severe wind

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Elche  Comunitat Valenciana 
Spain (38.30 N, 0.62 W)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   11:40 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
trees downed; cars damaged; damage; source: "Un corto pero intenso aguacero que fue esquivo para el campo", DIARIO INFORMACION, 19 OCT 2017; RAD;
http://www.diarioinformacion.com/elche/2017/10/19/corto-intenso-aguacero-esquivo-campo/1947754.html#cxrecs_s

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Barbastro  Aragón 
Spain (42.04 N, 0.13 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   11:30 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on: information from : a newspaper report
heavy rain; roads flooded/impassable; source: "Las fuertes tormentas inundan las calles de Barbastro", el PERIÓDICO DE ARAGÓN, 18 OCT 2017; RAD;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

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

heavy rain

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Les Plans, -Plateau de l'Escandorgue  Région Languedoc-Roussillon 
France (43.79 N, 3.25 E)
18-10-2017  (Wednesday)   08:57 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on: information from : a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 144.0 mm
duration of precipitation: 24 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 69.5 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 4 hours
6 hour accumulated precipitation: 82.7 mm
12 hour accumulated precipitation: 101.2 mm
24 hour accumulated precipitation: 144.0 mm
convective.
path start from 05:54
path end at 05:54
event: heavy convective rains coming from Mediterranean Sea; source: ws report Météo-France, METEOFRANCE.com, 18 OCT 2017;

report status: report confirmed (QC1)

contact: Darian Martens (Voluntary Observer Person) [e-mail]

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