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selected: all reports
- occurring between 11-09-2020 00:00 and 18-09-2020 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 72
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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tornado

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Platamonas 
Greece (39.99 N, 22.62 E) < 5 km
18-09-2020  (Friday)
10:30 UTC (+/- 1 min.)

based on information from: an eye-witness report, a report received by e-mail, photo or video of the event, a report on a website
occurring over: water
path start from 10:30
path end at 10:31
A waterspout was reported near Platamonas, 18-09-2020
https://www.facebook.com/apostolos.legos/posts/3857906927558288
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https://scontent-frt3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/119708978_981703542256589_5897860905444656397_o.jpg?_nc_cat=106&_nc_sid=825194&_nc_ohc=a_XRbjCBnGYAX_7Fv0A&_nc_ht=scontent-frt3-1.xx&oh=e8d7c4036cd3405da695ab51bb81b22e&oe=5F885B58
Reference: Eleni Chatzi via Facebook

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: George Papavasileiou (Voluntary Observer Person)

heavy rain

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Isola di Capo Rizzuto  Calabria 
Italy (38.94 N, 17.06 E)
17-09-2020  (Thursday)
05:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter
precipitation: 167.00 mm
duration of precipitation: 7 hours
convective.
http://www.meteocatanzaro.it/maltempo-chiuso-tratto-stradale-ad-isola-capo-rizzuto-kr-oltre-150-mm-pioggia/?fbclid=IwAR0bYDcev_eLEG7Fc0SAOTwMQNBM1uXshSS0OJ9UZ69xCg6HxuElJW2oHMM
https://www.facebook.com/meteopresila.it/videos/761781991047649
https://www.facebook.com/MeteOne/videos/3185567131553609/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Lunz am See  Niederösterreich 
Austria (47.86 N, 15.03 E) < 3 km
17-09-2020  (Thursday)
02:30 UTC (+/- 3 hrs.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 92 mm
duration of precipitation: 5 hours
peak accumulated precipitation: 55 mm
duration of peak precipitation: 1 hours
https://www.zamg.ac.at/cms/de/aktuell
Reference: Ws. report by ZAMG, 17 Sept 2020.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

heavy rain

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Kufstein  Tirol 
Austria (47.58 N, 12.16 E) < 3 km
17-09-2020  (Thursday)
01:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
precipitation: 40 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
https://www.zamg.ac.at/cms/de/aktuell
Reference: Ws. report by ZAMG, 17 Sept 2020.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Gabriel Strommer (ESWD management)

large hail

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Lonato  Lombardia 
Italy (45.46 N, 10.49 E)
16-09-2020  (Wednesday)
21:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1687147194781537/
https://www.facebook.com/groups/533851453444456/permalink/1687116898117900/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Cefalù  Sicilia 
Italy (38.03 N, 14.00 E)
16-09-2020  (Wednesday)
17:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter
occurring over: water
Prima tromba marina
https://www.facebook.com/francesca.rinaldi.186/videos/3554208434603635/
https://www.facebook.com/centrometeosiciliano/videos/1212731819095172

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Cefalù  Sicilia 
Italy (38.03 N, 14.00 E)
16-09-2020  (Wednesday)
17:15 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter
occurring over: water
Seconda tromba marina
https://www.facebook.com/centrometeosiciliano/videos/1212731819095172

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Valletta 
Malta (35.90 N, 14.52 E) < 100 km
16-09-2020  (Wednesday)
09:00 UTC (+/- 1 day)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a newspaper report
Mediterranean tropical cyclone 01M UDINE (Cassilda), probably actually T3.0 intensity (tropical storm on Dvorak Technique). Sst 27°C, Warm Core, Notable outflow, convective band and convection over LLC. It should be followed most than a some Invest in the Atlantic.(NHC) Tropical cyclone: ​​A warm core non-frontal system, with central convection and closed wind circulation around a defined center, originating over tropical or subtropical waters of the World. This storm has all these requirements. It's strange that Estofex staff not updated for over 24 hours with a system of this type in development? Please, pass the message on to whoever takes care of it. Thank you
Reference: http://medicanes.altervista.org/UDINE_CASSILDa_MEDICANE_trop ical_cyclone_storm_medicanes_mediterranean_2.jpg (S) https://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/data/raw/wt/wtnt82.egrr..txt?fbcl id=IwAR3UL3CheLUnxoYVCNZK55fXbIVD881T9h_UrprQzd2PIexKQQEU5KC DW_s(s)

report status: as received (QC0)

contact: Daniele Bianchino

severe wind

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Sessa Aurunca  Campania 
Italy (41.24 N, 13.93 E)
15-09-2020  (Tuesday)
16:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event, a report on a website, a trained storm spotter
convective.
Danni ad un tetto ed una vettura
https://www.appiapolis.it/2020/09/15/tromba-daria-a-sessa-aurunca/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Angissoq  Kujalleq 
Greenland (59.98 N, 45.17 W) < 3 km
15-09-2020  (Tuesday)
06:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 34 m/s
Reference: WS 04285 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 15 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Nunarssuit  Kujalleq 
Greenland (60.75 N, 47.96 W) < 3 km
15-09-2020  (Tuesday)
01:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report by a weather service, a report on a website
wind speed: 42.2 m/s
Reference: WS 04266 report; reported v. ogimet.com, 15 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Guijuelo  Castilla y León 
Spain (40.55 N, 5.67 W) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
21:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.lagacetadesalamanca.es/provincia/los-efectos-de-la-tormenta-en-salamanca-mas-de-1700-hogares-sin-luz-KD4588851
Reference: "Los efectos de la tormenta en Salamanca: más de 1.700 hogares sin luz", LA GACETA DE SALAMANCA, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Carrascal de Barregas  Castilla y León 
Spain (40.98 N, 5.75 W) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
19:35 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.lagacetadesalamanca.es/provincia/los-efectos-de-la-tormenta-en-salamanca-mas-de-1700-hogares-sin-luz-KD4588851
Reference: "Los efectos de la tormenta en Salamanca: más de 1.700 hogares sin luz", LA GACETA DE SALAMANCA, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Doñinos de Salamanca  Castilla y León 
Spain (40.95 N, 5.75 W) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
19:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.lagacetadesalamanca.es/provincia/los-efectos-de-la-tormenta-en-salamanca-mas-de-1700-hogares-sin-luz-KD4588851
Reference: "Los efectos de la tormenta en Salamanca: más de 1.700 hogares sin luz", LA GACETA DE SALAMANCA, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Mozárbez  Castilla y León 
Spain (40.85 N, 5.65 W) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
19:25 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.lagacetadesalamanca.es/provincia/los-efectos-de-la-tormenta-en-salamanca-mas-de-1700-hogares-sin-luz-KD4588851
Reference: "Los efectos de la tormenta en Salamanca: más de 1.700 hogares sin luz", LA GACETA DE SALAMANCA, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Medina de Ríoseco  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.88 N, 5.03 W) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
17:20 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a newspaper report
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Building(s) damaged, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
https://www.elnortedecastilla.es/valladolid/provincia/tormenta-sorprende-norte-20200914210828-nt.html?ref=https:%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F
Reference: "La tormenta sorprende al norte de la provincia de Valladolid: árboles arrancados y tejados sueltos", EL NORTE DE CASTILLA, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Villabrágima  Castilla y León 
Spain (41.82 N, 5.12 W) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
17:10 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a newspaper report
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed, Building(s) damaged, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
https://www.elnortedecastilla.es/valladolid/provincia/tormenta-sorprende-norte-20200914210828-nt.html?ref=https:%2F%2Fwww.google.com%2F
Reference: "La tormenta sorprende al norte de la provincia de Valladolid: árboles arrancados y tejados sueltos", EL NORTE DE CASTILLA, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Il-Wardija 
Malta (35.94 N, 14.39 E) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2020-09-14/local-news/Power-cuts-across-various-localities-as-storm-damages-distribution-network-6736226916
Reference: "Power cuts across various localities as storm damages distribution network", THE MALTA INDEPENDENT, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Bidnija 
Malta (35.93 N, 14.40 E) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:45 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2020-09-14/local-news/Power-cuts-across-various-localities-as-storm-damages-distribution-network-6736226916
Reference: "Power cuts across various localities as storm damages distribution network", THE MALTA INDEPENDENT, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

heavy rain

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Marsa 
Malta (35.88 N, 14.49 E) < 1 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:35 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
Impacts: Road(s) impassable or closed
https://scontent.ftxl2-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/119468488_1441292499392634_2534839471801642643_n.jpg?_nc_cat=106&_nc_sid=8bfeb9&_nc_ohc=t-ahe6yznGoAX8cQHxf&_nc_ht=scontent.ftxl2-1.fna&oh=4a6a9ae6b9f4f2c57e9e2c9e4911166b&oe=5F87393F
Reference: witness photo report; reported v. It-Temp Madwarna, v. Facebook, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Żebbuġ 
Malta (35.87 N, 14.44 E) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2020-09-14/local-news/Power-cuts-across-various-localities-as-storm-damages-distribution-network-6736226916
Reference: "Power cuts across various localities as storm damages distribution network", THE MALTA INDEPENDENT, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Qormi 
Malta (35.88 N, 14.47 E) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2020-09-14/local-news/Power-cuts-across-various-localities-as-storm-damages-distribution-network-6736226916
Reference: "Power cuts across various localities as storm damages distribution network", THE MALTA INDEPENDENT, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Ħamrun 
Malta (35.88 N, 14.48 E) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2020-09-14/local-news/Power-cuts-across-various-localities-as-storm-damages-distribution-network-6736226916
Reference: "Power cuts across various localities as storm damages distribution network", THE MALTA INDEPENDENT, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Santa Venera 
Malta (35.89 N, 14.48 E) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2020-09-14/local-news/Power-cuts-across-various-localities-as-storm-damages-distribution-network-6736226916
Reference: "Power cuts across various localities as storm damages distribution network", THE MALTA INDEPENDENT, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Luqa 
Malta (35.86 N, 14.49 E) < 3 km
14-09-2020  (Monday)
12:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: government-based sources / administrative organisations, a newspaper report
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed
https://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2020-09-14/local-news/Power-cuts-across-various-localities-as-storm-damages-distribution-network-6736226916
Reference: "Power cuts across various localities as storm damages distribution network", THE MALTA INDEPENDENT, 14 SEP 2020

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)



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