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selected : all reports
- occurring between 20-05-2020 00:00 and 27-05-2020 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports : 287
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
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  snow heavy snowfall/snowstorm   ice ice accumulation   avalanche avalanche   lightning damaging lightning
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heavy rain

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Schöpfl  Niederösterreich 
Austria  (48.08 N, 15.92 E) < 1 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
17:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from : a report on a website , a report by a weather service
precipitation : 38.5 mm
duration of precipitation : 1 hours
http://www.noe.gv.at/wasserstand/#/de/Messstellen/List/Niederschlag24h
Reference : report by hydrographical service of Lower Austria, 26 May 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

large hail

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Balakovo  Saratov 
Russian Federation  (52.03 N, 47.78 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
15:30 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 3 cm
Large hail 3cm i.d.
https://sun6-16.userapi.com/AqDKpg0mxPwTwYpnSg6aFXKOrpSDa2WPywFdTA/f_vTqdKSZZ8.jpg
https://vk.com/severeweatherrussia?w=wall-150864509_1279
Reference : Опасная погода в России и СНГ, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Sharap  Kemerovo 
Russian Federation  (53.91 N, 86.90 E) < 5 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
12:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 3 cm
Large hail 1.5-3cm i.d.
https://vk.com/video-21245447_456246970?t=2s
https://sun6-14.userapi.com/8FOamGtAPetvjbbfSMatGdoU9_NRyuGv8PA-0g/xrXDmQfTGM0.jpg
Reference : witness video report, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020; Фобос. Катаклизмы и катастрофы природы. / Опасная погода в России и СНГ, v.VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Prokopyevsk  Kemerovo 
Russian Federation  (53.88 N, 86.75 E) < 5 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
12:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 5 cm
Large hail up to 4-5cm i.d.
https://sun6-16.userapi.com/mxUMoLz1SG_6C_qHNtqS_qCQ9fCU9aCZd9Y7DQ/AtF5_BS7onQ.jpg
Reference : Опасная погода в России и СНГ, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Limniónas  Euboea 
Greece  (38.72 N, 23.75 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
11:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website , a report by a weather service
occurring over : water
A waterspout was recorded close to Limnionas, Euboea.
https://www.facebook.com/eyboiasphotos/videos/882111148931458/
Reference : facebook.com, meteo.gr, 26 May 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Stavros Dafis (Voluntary Observer Person)

large hail

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Deskáti  Grevená 
Greece  (39.92 N, 21.80 E) < 1 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
11:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from : a television or radio broadcast , a newspaper report , a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , an eyewitness report of the damage , photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage , a report on a website , a report by a weather service
thickness of hail cover : 3 cm
Impacts : Road(s) impassable or closed , Crops/farmland damaged or flooded , Greenhouse(s) damaged or destroyed
Large amounts of small hail covered Deskati.
https://kozani.tv/index.php/73463-%CE%B4%CE%B5%CE%BD-%CE%B5%CE%AF%CE%BD%CE%B1%CE%B9-%CF%87%CE%B9%CF%8C%CE%BD%CE%B9,-%CE%B1%CE%BB%CE%BB%CE%AC-%CF%87%CE%B1%CE%BB%CE%AC%CE%B6%CE%B9-%CE%B1%CF%80%CE%AF%CE%B8%CE%B1%CE%BD%CE%B5%CF%82-%CE%B5%CE%B9%CE%BA%CF%8C%CE%BD%CE%B5%CF%82-%CE%B1%CF%80%CF%8C-%CF%84%CE%B7-%CE%B4%CE%B5%CF%83%CE%BA%CE%AC%CF%84%CE%B7-%CE%B3%CF%81%CE%B5%CE%B2%CE%B5%CE%BD%CF%8E%CE%BD-%CF%86%CF%89%CF%84%CE%BF%CE%B3%CF%81%CE%B1%CF%86%CE%AF%CE%B5%CF%82-%CE%B2%CE%AF%CE%BD%CF%84%CE%B5%CE%BF.html
Reference : kozani.tv, 26 May 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Stavros Dafis (Voluntary Observer Person)

large hail

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Chumay  Kemerovo 
Russian Federation  (55.74 N, 87.77 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
11:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a newspaper report , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 6 cm
https://fedpress.ru/news/42/society/2504860
https://sun6-19.userapi.com/p-ZHHUDa5mOHzshCIjMD2L1UDNYcWNBYbIlpHg/IdNk8YiwPmQ.jpg
Reference : "Крупный град выпал на севере Кузбасса", FEDPRESS.ru, 26 MAY 2020; witness photo report v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Konstantinovka  Kemerovo 
Russian Federation  (56.13 N, 88.07 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
10:40 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eyewitness report of the damage , photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage , a report on a website
It is possible that this was a tornado .
Impacts : Power transmission damaged or destroyed , Telecommunication infrastructure damaged or destroyed , Building(s) damaged , Damage to roof or chimney , Damage to window(s) or insulation layer(s) , Roof(s) destroyed , Wall(s) (partly) collapsed , Building(s) (almost) fully destroyed
Number of people dead : 2.
Extensive damage caused to buildings (roofs blown away/roofs destroyed/houses partly collapsed); at least two people killed; tornado not ruled out. Further information will follow / Investigation started
https://vk.com/severeweatherrussia?w=wall-150864509_1280
Reference : Метеодневник | Погодный Лентач / Опасная погода в России и СНГ, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Mariinsk  Kemerovo 
Russian Federation  (56.21 N, 87.73 E) < 5 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
10:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage , a report on a website
Impacts : Road(s) impassable or closed , Building(s) damaged , Damage to roof or chimney
https://vk.com/video-21245447_456246973?t=
Reference : Фобос. Катаклизмы и катастрофы природы., v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Yurga  Kemerovo 
Russian Federation  (55.71 N, 84.93 E) < 10 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
10:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a newspaper report , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 4 cm
https://fedpress.ru/news/42/society/2504860
https://sun6-14.userapi.com/VXk1r6HlotB9QqJhwAW3NEirSaSjSj_F_7HEyg/k_pE03Q-Ixk.jpg
Reference : "Крупный град выпал на севере Кузбасса", FEDPRESS.ru, 26 MAY 2020; witness photo report v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Novosibirsk  Novosibirsk 
Russian Federation  (54.98 N, 82.90 E) < 5 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
10:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , an eyewitness report of the damage , photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage , a report on a website
Impacts : Road(s) impassable or closed , Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
https://sun6-14.userapi.com/gHW1MARy6OldPNvEuNLqg133Bg7lgAeyGXTFJA/FrGUIw0ogFw.jpg
Reference : witness photo report, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Yaya  Kemerovo 
Russian Federation  (56.21 N, 86.45 E) < 10 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
10:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a newspaper report , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 3 cm
walnut-sized hail observed
https://fedpress.ru/news/42/society/2504860
Reference : "Крупный град выпал на севере Кузбасса", FEDPRESS.ru, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

damaging lightning

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Chocznia 
Biała Droga street Małopolskie 
Poland  (49.87 N, 19.43 E) < 1 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:36 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from : photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage , a report on a website
estimated peak current : 23 kA
polarity : negative
Impacts : Building(s) damaged , Fire as a consequence of the event
Lightning hit a chimney of a residential building causing attic fire. Total damage was estimated at 10 thous. PLN by fire service. Time of the event was based on Blitzortung lightning detection system data.
https://www.wadowice24.pl/nowe/wydarzenia/13674-krotka-burza-nad-regionem-od-pioruna-pozar-komina-w-choczni.html?fbclid=IwAR3gd5BrH89nFcYfsHzgGPnPt8Ku59omd8L_MnogXNtebg3pM6-AsfLKLk0
https://www.wadowice24.pl/zdjecia/13674-krotka-burza-nad-regionem-od-pioruna-pozar-komina-w-choczni_f160b88d73a0890faee65bdd4f9445ad_XL.jpg
Reference : "Krótka burza nad regionem. Od pioruna pożar komina w Choczni", Wadowice24, 26 MAY 2020.; kachelmannwetter.com, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Igor Laskowski (Voluntary Observer Person, Member of Skywarn Polska) / Thilo Kühne (ESSL)

large hail

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Kornilovo  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.49 N, 85.18 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:20 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 5 cm
Large hail up to 5cm i.d.
Reference : witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 26 MAY 2020; pers.com. S.Karavaitsev, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Spichfabrika  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.53 N, 85.03 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 5 cm
Large hail up to 5cm i.d.
Reference : witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 26 MAY 2020; pers.com. S.Karavaitsev, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Zelyonyye Gorki  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.49 N, 85.06 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 3 cm
Large hail up to 3cm i.d.
Reference : witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 26 MAY 2020; pers.com. S.Karavaitsev, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Cheryomushki  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.52 N, 85.05 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 4 cm
https://sun6-16.userapi.com/NA1sEnF8LeGj1mCh71OXSPG3dVTzCi4kkljUlw/gGQvX-bRNi4.jpg
Reference : witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 26 MAY 2020; pers.com. S.Karavaitsev, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Stepanovka  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.45 N, 85.02 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:05 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 3 cm
Large hail up to 3cm i.d.
Reference : witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 26 MAY 2020; pers.com. S.Karavaitsev, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Mokrushinskiy  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.45 N, 84.98 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 5 cm
https://sun9-15.userapi.com/M0Swvkck9D8PW95hjl5-JM46LrO_bXe-RA1OTQ/4OlbYyGJ9V4.jpg
Reference : witness photo report, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Tomsk  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.49 N, 84.98 E) < 5 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
09:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 5 cm
Large haul 3-5cm i.d.
https://sun6-19.userapi.com/c854228/v854228876/238fc8/MstdPzIk9Hw.jpg
https://sun6-19.userapi.com/mzXr3g3DJqsrRZouEgCP1Hqwrzbw0rC8szwMWw/_LmG28vy-I8.jpg
Reference : Метеодневник | Погодный Лентач, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020; witness photo reports

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Zarechnyy  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.47 N, 84.92 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
08:55 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 4 cm
https://www.tomsk.ru/news/view/153020-tomskiy-shtorm-prodolzhaetsya-k-groze-dobavilsya-krupnyy-grad
https://youtu.be/QQA-lJyfNbI
Reference : "Томский шторм продолжается: к грозе добавился крупный град", TOMSK.ru, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Timiryazevskoye  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.48 N, 84.88 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
08:52 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 4 cm
Large hail up to 4cm i.d.
https://sun6-19.userapi.com/CoyxUECnY8w0cj-V7sTh_4esY-tPj6IXixngcQ/60lQy4Jf9aI.jpg
Reference : witness photo report (v. VKontakte), 26 MAY 2020; pers.com. S.Karavaitsev, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

large hail

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Taxiárkhis  Chalkidiki 
Greece  (40.43 N, 23.52 E) < 1 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
08:50 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from : a television or radio broadcast , a newspaper report , a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , an eyewitness report of the damage , photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage , a report on a website , a report by a weather service
thickness of hail cover : 3 cm
Impacts : Road(s) impassable or closed , Crops/farmland damaged or flooded , Greenhouse(s) damaged or destroyed
A thick layer of small hail covered everything in Taxiarchis.
https://seleo.gr/voreia-ellada/xalkidiki/328698-entonh-chalazoptwsh-se-perioches-ths-chalkidikhs-foto
Reference : seleo.gr, 26 May 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Stavros Dafis (Voluntary Observer Person)

large hail

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Seversk  Tomsk 
Russian Federation  (56.60 N, 84.88 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
08:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from : an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website
maximum hail diameter : 3 cm
Large hail 2-3cm i.d.
https://sun9-19.userapi.com/c858336/v858336355/1f84d5/oxbnoU9FfN8.jpg
Reference : witness photo report, v. VKontakte, 26 MAY 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

tornado

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Néa Skióni  Chalkidiki 
Greece  (39.95 N, 23.53 E) < 3 km
26-05-2020  (Tuesday )
08:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from : a television or radio broadcast , a report received by e-mail , an eye-witness report , photo or video of the event , a report on a website , a report by a weather service
occurring over : water
A brief waterspout was reported close to Nea Skioni, Chalkidiki.
https://www.facebook.com/Meteo.Gr/photos/rpp.294797363890954/2987168991320431/?type=3&theater
Reference : facebook.com, meteo.gr, 26 May 2020

report status : report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact : Stavros Dafis (Voluntary Observer Person)



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