Category Archives: Event analysis

F4 tornado near Venice, NE Italy – 2nd anniversary

A violent F4 tornado hit Dolo and Mira, just west of Venice on July 8, 2015. This tornado is one of the most violent tornadoes Read more

Tornadoes in Europe: Croatia

Right next to one of Europe's tornado hot spots - Italy - Croatia gets numerous tornadoes too! In particular, the coastal Read more

Moscow, Russia hit by ‘a hundred year storm’

Intense thunderstorms hit Moscow on Friday, June 30, producing widespread torrential rainfall and flash flooding, severe Read more

The most active and best lightning in Europe – where is it?

Which places in Europe get the most lightning? What are Europe's lightning hot spots? It is official: north Italy Read more

The place with the most lightning in the world

Imagine a place with lightning 297 nights a year, up to 10 hours per day! Sounds like something out of science fiction? Such Read more