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selected: all reports
- occurring between 05-11-2019 00:00 and 12-11-2019 24:00 GMT/UTC

number of selected reports: 74
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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Durrës  Durrës 
Albania (41.32 N, 19.44 E) < 3 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
16:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: a report on a website, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, government-based sources / administrative organisations, photo or video of the event, a newspaper report
precipitation: 25 mm
duration of precipitation: 0.5 hours
https://a2news.com/video/permbytjet-perfshijne-durresin-kaos-ne-trafik-dhe-uje-ne-banesa/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Klodian Zaimi (Voluntary Observer Person)

severe wind

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Gjirokastër  Gjirokastër 
Albania (40.08 N, 20.14 E) < 1 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, government-based sources / administrative organisations, photo or video of the event, a newspaper report, a television or radio broadcast
wind speed: 25 m/s
https://shqiptarja.com/lajm/moti-i-keq-shkakton-kerdi-ne-vlore-era-rrezon-shtyllat-elektrike-mbeten-pa-energji-dukati-tragjasi-e-llogaraja?r=kh13

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Klodian Zaimi (Voluntary Observer Person)

severe wind

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Vlorë  Vlorë 
Albania (40.47 N, 19.49 E) < 1 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
13:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, government-based sources / administrative organisations, photo or video of the event
wind speed: 40 m/s
https://balkanweb.com/era-e-forte-ne-vlore-pezullohet-levizja-e-tragetit-drejt-italise-dhe-dalja-ne-det-e-anijeve-te-peshkimit/

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Klodian Zaimi (Voluntary Observer Person)

heavy rain

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Terlizzi  Puglia 
Italy (41.13 N, 16.55 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
11:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/meteopugliainfoto/videos/7437449594 38822/?v=743744959438822

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Brindisi  Puglia 
Italy (40.63 N, 17.94 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
09:30 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10215608204973272&am p;amp;set=gm.1397664370396489&amp;type=3&amp;theater &amp;ifg=1

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Trani  Puglia 
Italy (41.28 N, 16.42 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
09:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaeBasilicata/photos/pcb .2640885232643174/2641046065960424/?type=3&amp;theater

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Bernalda  Basilicata 
Italy (40.41 N, 16.69 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
09:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaeBasilicata/videos/432 633044022028/?v=432633044022028

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

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Altamura  Puglia 
Italy (40.83 N, 16.55 E) < 3 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
08:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
precipitation: 60 mm
duration of precipitation: 1 hours
60 mm in un''ora
https://www.facebook.com/meteopugliainfoto/videos/433670044007327/?v=433670044007327
https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaeBasilicata/videos/950778388634325/?v=950778388634325

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Matera  Basilicata 
Italy (40.67 N, 16.60 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
08:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
precipitation: 120.00 mm
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaeBasilicata/videos/428 273481406173/?v=428273481406173 https://www.facebook.com/trmtv/videos/2114835138618150/?v=21 14835138618150

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Taranto  Puglia 
Italy (40.50 N, 17.24 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
08:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
Downburst misto a scirocco. Torre di un ripetitore radio abbattuta https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaeBasilicata/videos/573 263783422482/?v=573263783422482 https://www.facebook.com/meteopugliainfoto/videos/2703951003 031186/?v=2703951003031186 https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaeBasilicata/photos/pcb .2640885232643174/2640879025977128/?type=3&amp;theater

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Lizzano  Puglia 
Italy (40.39 N, 17.45 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
08:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
precipitation: 66.00 mm
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/SUPERMETEO.CentroMeteoSalento/photo s/pcb.3464096943608187/3464095226941692/?type=3&amp;thea ter https://www.facebook.com/SUPERMETEO.CentroMeteoSalento/photo s/pcb.3464096943608187/3464095553608326/?type=3&amp;thea ter

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

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Martina Franca  Puglia 
Italy (40.70 N, 17.34 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
07:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/meteopugliainfoto/videos/4224693353 74700/?v=422469335374700

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

tornado

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Kapısuyu  Hatay Province 
Turkey (36.13 N, 35.87 E) < 5 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
07:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: photo or video of the event, a newspaper report
occurring over: water
https://www.haberler.com/samandag-da-cikan-hortum-kamerada-12609174-haberi/
Reference: "Samandağ'da çıkan hortum kamerada", HABERLER.com, 12 NOV 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

severe wind

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Policoro  Basilicata 
Italy (40.21 N, 16.68 E) < 3 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
03:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
Impacts: Building(s) damaged, Damage to roof or chimney, Tree(s) uprooted or snapped
Downburst misto a scirocco intenso. Piccole strutture distrutte, rami e alberi spezzati o abbattuti, muri e cancelli danneggiati, tetti scoperchiati http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/5676_15735790 56.7994.jpg http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/5676_15735790 56.804.jpg http://stormreport.meteonetwork.it/asset/photo/5676_15735790 56.8042.jpg https://www.facebook.com/MeteOnePugliaeBasilicata/videos/411 764363067728/?v=411764363067728 https://www.facebook.com/trmtv/videos/434160733961934/?v=434 160733961934

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Crotone  Calabria 
Italy (39.08 N, 17.13 E)
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
01:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
Downburst misto a scirocco. Alberi e rami spezzati o abbattuti, vetri infranti, oggetti leggeri sparsi in giro https://www.facebook.com/groups/165435823657825/permalink/12 02656276602436/ https://www.facebook.com/meteocalabria.net/posts/24890285279 97386

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

damaging lightning

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Bruinisse  Zeeland 
Netherlands (51.67 N, 4.07 E) < 1 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
00:40 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage
Impacts: Building(s) damaged
a house was hit, facade was damaged (wooden/plastic planks blown off)
https://www.112schouwen.nl/370523_blikseminslag-na-onweersbui-in-zierikzee-en-bruinisse
Reference: blikseminslag-na-onweersbui-in-zierikzee-en-bruinisse, 112schouwen.nl, 12 nov 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person)

damaging lightning

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Zierikzee  Zeeland 
Netherlands (51.65 N, 3.92 E) < 1 km
12-11-2019  (Tuesday)
00:15 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
Impacts: Building(s) damaged
fire departement responded to a call when an industrial building was hit by lightning
https://www.112schouwen.nl/370523_blikseminslag-na-onweersbui-in-zierikzee-en-bruinisse
Reference: blikseminslag-na-onweersbui-in-zierikzee-en-bruinisse, 112schouwen.nl, 12 nov 2019

report status: plausibility check passed (QC0+)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person)

damaging lightning

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Gouda  Zuid-Holland 
Netherlands (52.02 N, 4.72 E) < 1 km
11-11-2019  (Monday)
18:05 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report on a website
Impacts: Power transmission damaged or destroyed, Building(s) damaged
a house was hit by lightning, power to the house (and to some other houses) was cut, possible there was damage to the roof
https://nieuwsopbeeld.nl/2019/11/11/schade-na-blikseminslag-in-dak-van-woning-rentmeesterslag-gouda/
Reference: schade-na-blikseminslag-in-dak-van-woning-rentmeesterslag-go uda, nieuwsopbeeld.nl, 11 nov 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Bas van der Ploeg (Voluntary Observer Person)

heavy rain

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Lentini  Sicilia 
Italy (37.28 N, 14.99 E)
11-11-2019  (Monday)
17:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/centrometeosiciliano/videos/5790482 39303414/?v=579048239303414

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Ragusa  Sicilia 
Italy (36.84 N, 14.62 E)
11-11-2019  (Monday)
15:00 UTC (+/- 30 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/weathersicily/videos/72913408093765 9/?v=729134080937659

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Santa Croce Camerina 
Marchesa Sicilia 
Italy (36.83 N, 14.54 E)
11-11-2019  (Monday)
14:45 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
convective.
https://www.facebook.com/centrometeosiciliano/videos/7257691 74586784/?v=725769174586784

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

heavy rain

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Anzio  Lazio 
Italy (41.47 N, 12.63 E) < 5 km
11-11-2019  (Monday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 5 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
https://www.facebook.com/MeteoLazio1/photos/a.63983549615064 3/1706573202810195/?type=3&amp;theater https://www.facebook.com/MeteoLazio1/videos/2442407289375370 /?v=2442407289375370 https://www.facebook.com/meteocloud.it/photos/a.436596609778 604/2283104268461153/?type=3&amp;theater

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

severe wind

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Licata  Sicilia 
Italy (37.11 N, 13.93 E) < 3 km
11-11-2019  (Monday)
14:00 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a trained storm spotter, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, an eye-witness report, photo or video of the event
Impacts: Building(s) damaged, Damage to roof or chimney
Tetti danneggiati e strutture abbattute https://www.facebook.com/tornadoinitalia/photos/pcb.13491368 85268008/1349135305268166/?type=3&amp;theater https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=152549002812032& amp;set=gm.734182786993132&amp;type=3&amp;theater&am p;amp;ifg=1 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=152547776145488& amp;set=pcb.734181780326566&amp;type=3&amp;theater&a mp;amp;ifg=1

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: MeteoNetwork Pretemp

large hail

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Kandanos  Chania 
Greece (35.33 N, 23.74 E) < 3 km
10-11-2019  (Sunday)
19:45 UTC (+/- 15 min.)

based on information from: a report received by e-mail, a report on a website, an eyewitness report of the damage, photograph(s) and/or video footage of the inflicted damage, an eye-witness report, a newspaper report, a television or radio broadcast, a report by a weather service
maximum hail diameter: 2 cm
Large hail destroyed crops in Kandanos.
https://www.neakriti.gr/article/kriti/hania/1560107/hania-meros-vounou-apokollithike-logo-vrohis-halazi-erixe-tis-elies/AMP/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter&__twitter_impression=true
Reference: neakriti.gr, 10 Nov 2019

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Stavros Dafis (Voluntary Observer Person)

tornado

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Saint-Raphaël  Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur 
France (43.40 N, 6.78 E) < 10 km
10-11-2019  (Sunday)
11:00 UTC (+/- 1 hrs.)

based on information from: a report on a website, an eye-witness report
occurring over: water
Several waterspouts (at least 6) observed in front of Esterel in the late morning (from 10h to 12h).
https://www.facebook.com/TristanBPhotographies/posts/3007865969226813
Reference: Tristan Bergen (on Facebook), 10 Nov 2019.

report status: report confirmed by reliable source (QC1)

contact: Thilo Kühne (ESWD management/ESSL Team)

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