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selected: all reports
- occurring between 10-10-2021 00:00 and 17-10-2021 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 91
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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damaging lightning

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Çengilli  Kars 
Turkey (40.12 N, 42.91 E) < 3 km
15-10-2021  (Friday)
04:39 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a newspaper report
estimated peak current: 21 kA
polarity: negative
Impacts: Tree(s) damaged
10 sheep killed by lightning strike on a pasture ground
https://www.karsolay.com/kars-in-kagizman-ilcesinde-koyun-surusune-yildirim-dustu_7719.html
Reference: "Kars'ın Kağızman İlçesinde Koyun Sürüsüne Yıldırım Düştü! ", KARS OLAY, 15 OCT 2021; SAT/BLITZ; kachelmannwetter.com

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Campofelice di Roccella  Sicilia 
Italy (38.00 N, 13.88 E)
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
12:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
occurring over: water
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/11704_1634239602.238.jpg

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Cefalù  Sicilia 
Italy (38.04 N, 14.02 E)
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
11:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
occurring over: water
Prima tromba marina; affiancata da un funnel
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=1182621882225963&amp;set=a.137610916727070
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10220833152841230&amp;set=gm.4585874454793867

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Cefalù  Sicilia 
Italy (38.04 N, 14.02 E)
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
11:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
occurring over: water
Seconda tromba marina
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=10220833152841230&amp;set=gm.4585874454793867
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=1182621882225963&amp;set=a.137610916727070

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Kråkenes  Sogn og Fjordane 
Norway (62.03 N, 4.99 E) < 3 km
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
11:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 29 m/s
Reference: WS 01203 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Svinøy Fyr  Møre og Romsdal 
Norway (62.33 N, 5.27 E) < 3 km
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
11:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 27 m/s
Reference: WS 01205 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Ona  Møre og Romsdal 
Norway (62.87 N, 6.57 E) < 3 km
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
07:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 28 m/s
Reference: WS 01212 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

heavy rain

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Siracusa  Sicilia 
Italy (37.06 N, 15.24 E) < 3 km
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
04:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
precipitation: 88.00 mm
duration of precipitation: 1.8 hours
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed
https://www.facebook.com/tornadoinitalia/photos/pcb.1929602790554745/1929602293888128/
https://www.siracusanews.it/maltempo-su-siracusa-strade-chiuse-e-automobilisti-soccorsi/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Ficarazzi  Sicilia 
Italy (38.08 N, 13.46 E) < 3 km
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
02:15 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
precipitation: 56.00 mm
duration of precipitation: 5 hours
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=574066167259126

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Surtsey  Suðurland 
Iceland (63.30 N, 20.60 W) < 1 km
14-10-2021  (Thursday)
00:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25 m/s
Reference: WS report; reported v. Veðurstofa Íslands (vedur.is), 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Stórhöfði  Suðurland 
Iceland (63.40 N, 20.29 W) < 1 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
23:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service
wind speed: 29 m/s
Reference: WS report; reported v. Veðurstofa Íslands (vedur.is), 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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Hvammur  Suðurland 
Iceland (63.58 N, 19.90 W) < 1 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
23:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service
wind speed: 25 m/s
Reference: WS report; reported v. Veðurstofa Íslands (vedur.is), 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Edderfugle Øer  Qaasuitsup 
Greenland (74.03 N, 57.81 W) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
22:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 28.8 m/s
Reference: WS 04208 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Upernavik  Qaasuitsup 
Greenland (72.79 N, 56.14 W) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
22:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 37.1 m/s
Reference: WS 04211 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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La Maddalena  (Caprera) Sardegna 
Italy (41.18 N, 9.45 E)
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
22:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
occurring over: water
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/11703_1634239474.2608.jpg

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Lascari  Sicilia 
Italy (38.00 N, 13.95 E) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
21:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Farmland flooded
https://www.facebook.com/rosario.lapunzina/posts/2149057741899975

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Anapa  Krasnodarskiy Kray 
Russian Federation (44.89 N, 37.32 E) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
21:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 29 m/s
Reference: WS 37001 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

heavy rain

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Palermo  (Mondello) Sicilia 
Italy (38.21 N, 13.32 E) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
19:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Land- or mudslide(s)
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=304952834362418
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=1032794700594862
https://www.facebook.com/watch/?ref=saved&amp;v=162577429397170

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

large hail

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Latina  (Latina Scalo) Lazio 
Italy (41.53 N, 12.92 E)
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
17:30 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
event duration at place of observation: 10 minutes
Accumuli ingenti con danni alle aziende agricole locali.
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/11690_1634205503.5183.jpg
https://www.meteoregionelazio.it/2021/10/13/intensa-grandinata-quasi-come-neve-a-sermoneta-e-latina-video-e-foto/
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoLazio1/videos/1270188063442372/
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoLazio1/videos/610059096823245/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

damaging lightning

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Caneva  Friuli-Venezia Giulia 
Italy (45.97 N, 12.45 E) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
16:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://messaggeroveneto.gelocal.it/udine/cronaca/2021/10/14/news/in-fiamme-trasformatore-colpito-da-un-fulmine-1.40811078
Reference: "In fiamme trasformatore colpito da un fulmine", MESSAGGERO VENETO, 14 OCT 2021; RAD;

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Sermoneta  Lazio 
Italy (41.55 N, 12.98 E)
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
16:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
event duration at place of observation: 10 minutes
http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/11675_1634142426.3337.jpg
https://www.facebook.com/watch?ref=search&amp;v=3103858433234636&amp;external_log_id=58dd1e15-096f-4a7e-be9f-c5d24d89eccd&amp;q=sermoneta
https://www.meteoregionelazio.it/2021/10/13/intensa-grandinata-quasi-come-neve-a-sermoneta-e-latina-video-e-foto/
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoLazio1/posts/2382990845168424
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoLazio1/posts/2382975415169967

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Svinøy Fyr  Møre og Romsdal 
Norway (62.33 N, 5.27 E) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
16:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 27 m/s
Reference: WS 01205 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Carey  Qaasuitsup 
Greenland (76.69 N, 73.06 W) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, a report by a weather service
wind speed: 29.3 m/s
Reference: WS 04203 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 14 OCT 2021;

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

heavy rain

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Bagheria  Sicilia 
Italy (38.09 N, 13.52 E) < 3 km
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
precipitation: 57.00 mm
duration of precipitation: 4.5 hours
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoBagheria/photos/a.405635806298033/1868163190045280/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Casteldaccia  Sicilia 
Italy (38.05 N, 13.53 E)
13-10-2021  (Wednesday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter, an eye-witness report, an eyewitness report of the damage
precipitation: 119.00 mm
duration of precipitation: 20.5 hours
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoBagheria/posts/1868592013335731

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp



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