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selected: all reports
- occurring between 11-07-2024 00:00 and 18-07-2024 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 2100
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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heavy rain

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Spielberg bei Knittelfeld  Steiermark 
Austria (47.22 N, 14.78 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
17:25 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
fire department came into action
https://www.bfvkf.steiermark.at/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-571/1082_read-50216/?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTAAAR2EGrNnJbAAgrqzDFnX22wtH1eIVjJWx-RXrZAHKnDuTryoDqVWTYGnJQk_aem_YM_GvRyTrwy5HI8HHt1jRg
Reference: Erneute Unwettereinsätze nach Starkregen, Bereichsfeuerwehrverband Knittelfeld, 17 Jul 2024. RAD.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

damaging lightning

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Knittelfeld  Steiermark 
Austria (47.22 N, 14.82 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
17:25 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
Impacts: Building(s) damaged
water ran into a house after chimney and roof were damaged by a lightning strike
https://www.bfvkf.steiermark.at/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-571/1082_read-50216/?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTAAAR2EGrNnJbAAgrqzDFnX22wtH1eIVjJWx-RXrZAHKnDuTryoDqVWTYGnJQk_aem_YM_GvRyTrwy5HI8HHt1jRg
Reference: Erneute Unwettereinsätze nach Starkregen, Bereichsfeuerwehrverband Knittelfeld, 17 Jul 2024. RAD.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

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Seckau  Steiermark 
Austria (47.27 N, 14.81 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
17:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
road flooded, fire department came into action
https://www.bfvkf.steiermark.at/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-571/1082_read-50216/?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTAAAR2EGrNnJbAAgrqzDFnX22wtH1eIVjJWx-RXrZAHKnDuTryoDqVWTYGnJQk_aem_YM_GvRyTrwy5HI8HHt1jRg
Reference: Erneute Unwettereinsätze nach Starkregen, Bereichsfeuerwehrverband Knittelfeld, 17 Jul 2024. RAD.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

severe wind

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Spielberg bei Knittelfeld  Steiermark 
Austria (47.21 N, 14.79 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
17:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
Impacts: Damage to roof or chimney
stable unroofed
https://www.bfvkf.steiermark.at/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-571/1082_read-50216/?fbclid=IwZXh0bgNhZW0CMTAAAR2EGrNnJbAAgrqzDFnX22wtH1eIVjJWx-RXrZAHKnDuTryoDqVWTYGnJQk_aem_YM_GvRyTrwy5HI8HHt1jRg
Reference: Erneute Unwettereinsätze nach Starkregen, Bereichsfeuerwehrverband Knittelfeld, 17 Jul 2024. RAD.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

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Döbriach  Kärnten 
Austria (46.78 N, 13.66 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
17:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=7807832959265546&set=p.7807832959265546&type=3
Reference: Eye-witness report via Skywarn Austria - Aktuelle Wetterwarnungen für Österreich (on Facebook), 17 Jul 2024. RAD.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

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Ecser  Pest 
Hungary (47.44 N, 19.33 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
15:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
https://scontent-ber1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6/451859937_8254615154557543_7995056263119058892_n.jpg?_nc_cat=110&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=bd9a62&_nc_ohc=-2wMefUJFGEQ7kNvgFe688y&_nc_ht=scontent-ber1-1.xx&oh=00_AYDO-_An5wmoCRYIlwqIWxYPmVShx4kz0QNEoRwelZwaKg&oe=669DF608
Reference: Spotter observation. Időkép (Facebook), 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Nagytarcsa  Pest 
Hungary (47.53 N, 19.28 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
15:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
https://scontent-ber1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6/451662046_8442393342471967_6168265992321262731_n.jpg?stp=cp6_dst-jpg&_nc_cat=107&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=bd9a62&_nc_ohc=y3Ea9BNj25oQ7kNvgF4w1Je&_nc_ht=scontent-ber1-1.xx&oh=00_AYBV2ow4R41B5gLKpWmHp0X2E0jsYRGqI_hZNczP65Fv_g&oe=669DEA43
Reference: Spotter observation. Időkép (Facebook), 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Budapest - XVII. Kerület  Budapest 
Hungary (47.50 N, 19.28 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
15:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
https://scontent-ber1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6/451587962_8094719330549580_7884615048335200238_n.jpg?_nc_cat=111&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=bd9a62&_nc_ohc=AO4s5KlTTI4Q7kNvgHtMZ1s&_nc_ht=scontent-ber1-1.xx&oh=00_AYASQDH32BgsXGt1dll_nT3c8I41IWaX1MpqBo3IJUyjDQ&oe=669E134D
Reference: Spotter observation. Időkép (Facebook), 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Kistarcsa  Pest 
Hungary (47.54 N, 19.25 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
15:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 4 cm
https://scontent-ber1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6/451800931_7873954406027050_7953726075037180446_n.jpg?_nc_cat=104&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=bd9a62&_nc_ohc=GS5rWiEa9lcQ7kNvgGwMNId&_nc_ht=scontent-ber1-1.xx&oh=00_AYA0JmOQwZnRzpjaNITzbdeAREjhCNtQINklWwDqIOFLRA&oe=669E1943
Reference: Spotter observation. Időkép (Facebook), 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Cinkota  Budapest 
Hungary (47.52 N, 19.23 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
15:13 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 4.5 cm
https://www.idokep.hu/keptar/users/dejanpapa/dejanpapa-42844.jpg-2024-07-17-17-51-07.jpg
Reference: Időkép, 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Brunico  (Riscone) Trentino-Alto Adige 
Italy (46.78 N, 11.95 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped, Forest(s) damaged or destroyed
Alberi caduti anche su linee elettriche, danni ad una cabinovia // Trees downed also on power line, a gondola lift damaged
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23874_1721247748.0485.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/lfvsuedtirol/posts/pfbid02peqwSNMZCzFFnPt8paiZ9aMBL85fbyoPUce7mmZqjZbyRc2XpJDSfs2nUpcoEoGPl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Brunico  (Riscone) Trentino-Alto Adige 
Italy (46.78 N, 11.96 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:40 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a trained storm spotter, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Land- or mudslide(s)
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/23875_1721247883.6763.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/lfvsuedtirol/posts/pfbid02peqwSNMZCzFFnPt8paiZ9aMBL85fbyoPUce7mmZqjZbyRc2XpJDSfs2nUpcoEoGPl

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

large hail

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Szada  Pest 
Hungary (47.63 N, 19.32 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.5 cm
https://scontent-ber1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t39.30808-6/451588250_7524354464337782_7524948187657028354_n.jpg?_nc_cat=105&ccb=1-7&_nc_sid=bd9a62&_nc_ohc=-zawq2kr-4gQ7kNvgFVBjik&_nc_ht=scontent-ber1-1.xx&oh=00_AYAy9LH3rG444cLDaSpLK1PBdY54hANLZQCz3XdLf_NvPQ&oe=669DFE9F
Reference: Spotter observation. Időkép (Facebook), 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Veresegyház  Pest 
Hungary (47.65 N, 19.28 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 4.5 cm
https://www.idokep.hu/keptar/users/tgergot/tgergot-71678.jpg-2024-07-17-16-57-05.jpg
Reference: Időkép, 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Erdőkertes  Pest 
Hungary (47.67 N, 19.32 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3.5 cm
https://www.idokep.hu/keptar/users/foldicsenge/foldicsenge-18813.jpg-2024-07-17-16-39-13.jpg
Reference: Időkép, 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Ďurčiná  Žilinský kraj 
Slovakia (49.07 N, 18.67 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:20 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 3 cm
Impacts: Crops/farmland damaged
https://www.facebook.com/share/p/bcLS6GYMJZLk6tLT/

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Tomáš Bariny

large hail

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Lieskovec  Banskobystrický kraj 
Slovakia (48.58 N, 19.20 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 6 cm
https://www.facebook.com/share/p/3VACjBathFbeTG7K/
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10232018477677348&set=p.10232018477677348&type=3
Reference: Eyewitness report via Slovenský hydrometeorologický ústav (SHMÚ) (on Facebook), 17 JUL 2024.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Tomáš Bariny / Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)

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Zvolen  Banskobystrický kraj 
Slovakia (48.58 N, 19.13 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
14:10 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 5 cm
Very large hail up to at least 5 cm i.d. was reported. The time was based on radar data.
https://www.imeteo.sk/spravy/vo-zvolene-a-okoli-padaju-5-cm-krupy-pozrite-na-tu-spust
https://myzvolen.sme.sk/c/23358747/velke-krupy-a-prudky-vietor-zvolen-zasiahla-silna-burka-s-privalovym-dazdom.html
https://www.facebook.com/shmu.sk/posts/893513929483830?ref=embed_post
Reference: "Vo Zvolene a okolí padajú 5 cm krúpy. Pozrite na tú spúšť", iMeteo.sk, 17 JUL 2024. "Veľké krúpy a prudký vietor. Zvolen zasiahla silná búrka s prívalovým dažďom", My Zvolen, 17 JUL 2024. Slovenský hydrometeorologický ústav (SHMÚ) (on Facebook), 17 JUL 2024.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)

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Kübekháza  Csongrád 
Hungary (46.15 N, 20.28 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
13:35 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, an eye-witness report, a report on a website
maximum hail diameter: 2.5 cm
https://www.idokep.hu/keptar/users/forgoszel/forgoszel-79127.jpg-2024-07-17-15-54-56.jpg
Reference: Időkép, 17 JUL 2024. Radar checked

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Glodeni  Raionul Glodeni 
Moldova (47.77 N, 27.51 E) < 50 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
13:00 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report on a website, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed, Large tree branch(es) broken, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
Several falling trees and large branches caused damage to power lines and gas pipes in Glodeni District. Exact location(s) not specified. Time based on radar data.
https://protv.md/actualitate/copaci-dobora%C8%9Bi-%C8%9Bevi-de-gaz-deteriorate-%C8%99i-fire-electrice-rupte-o-furtuna-puternica-a-facut-ravagii-la-glodeni-mai-multe-echipe-de-salvatori-au-intervenit-pentru-a-inlatura-pagubele-foto---2694148.html
Reference: Copaci doborâți, țevi de gaz deteriorate și fire electrice rupte. O furtună puternică a făcut ravagii la Glodeni. Mai multe echipe de salvatori au intervenit pentru a înlătura pagubele - FOTO, PRO TV Chisinau, 17 JUL 2024.

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Alexandr Dasevschii (Voluntary Observer Person TEST PERIOD)

damaging lightning

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Kömüşini  Konya Province 
Turkey (39.26 N, 32.96 E) < 1 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
10:24 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report by a weather service, a newspaper report
estimated peak current: 29 kA
polarity: negative
Impacts: Building(s) damaged
Mosque minaret damaged
https://www.konhaber.com/guncel/konya_da_cami_minaresine_yildirim_dustu-1943583h#google_vignette
Reference: "Konya'da cami minaresine yıldırım düştü!", KONHABER, 17 JUL 2024. kachelmannwetter.com

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

heavy rain

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Rzeszów 
Nowe Miasto Podkarpackie 
Poland (50.02 N, 22.01 E) < 1 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
05:24 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 71.9 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
PWS recorded a rain amount of 71.9 mm in 60 minutes.
https://www.wunderground.com/dashboard/pws/IRZESZ52/graph/2024-07-17/2024-07-17/daily
Reference: "Graniczna 1E Rzeszów - IRZESZ52", Wunderground.com, date of access: 17 JUL 2024.

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)

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Rzeszów  Podkarpackie 
Poland (50.05 N, 22.00 E) < 3 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
05:24 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 54.1 mm
duration of precipitation: 1.17 hours
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Basement(s) flooded, Flooding of ground floor, Car(s) damaged (unspecified)
Numerous flooded streets and properties were reported after the passage of a thunderstorm. Local firefighting units intervened at least 130 times in the city.
https://www.rmf24.pl/regiony/rzeszow/news-nawalnice-nad-podkarpaciem-prawie-10-tys-mieszkancow-bez-pra,nId,7675433#crp_state=1
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1225443904567393/?multi_permalinks=1923344694777307&ref=share
https://www.wunderground.com/dashboard/pws/IRZESZ42/graph/2024-07-17/2024-07-17/daily
https://brzozow24.pl/podkarpacie-ponad-100-interwencji-strazy-najwiecej-w-powiecie-krosniejskim-i-rzeszowskim-5784/
Reference: "Nawałnice nad Podkarpaciem. Prawie 10 tys. mieszkańców bez prądu", RMF FM, 17 JUL 2024. Sąsiedzi Rzeszów (on Facebook), 17 JUL 2024. "Synology - IRZESZ42", Wunderground.com, date of access: 17 JUL 2024. "PODKARPACIE. Ponad 100 interwencji straży. Najwięcej w powiecie krośniejskim i rzeszowskim", Brzozow24, 17 JUL 2024.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)

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Rzeszów 
Zwięczyca Podkarpackie 
Poland (50.01 N, 21.97 E) < 1 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
05:14 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 55.4 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
PWS recorded a rain amount of 55.4 mm in 60 minutes.
https://www.wunderground.com/dashboard/pws/IRZESZ17/graph/2024-07-17/2024-07-17/daily
Reference: "Darkoland - IRZESZ17", Wunderground.com, date of access: 17 JUL 2024.

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)

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Jasionka  Podkarpackie 
Poland (50.11 N, 22.06 E) < 1 km
17-07-2024  (Wednesday)
05:14 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 39.1 mm
duration of precipitation: 0.67 hours
PWS recorded a rain amount of 39.1 mm in 40 minutes.
https://www.wunderground.com/dashboard/pws/IJASIO2/graph/2024-07-17/2024-07-17/daily
Reference: "Dwór Ostoya [StacjaMeteo] - IJASIO2", Wunderground.com, date of access: 17 JUL 2024.

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Igor Laskowski (ESWD management)



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