Category Archives: Event analysis

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

Hail world records: the biggest, heaviest, and deadliest hail

Imagine a melon-sized chunk of ice falling out of the sky? Punching a hole in your car windshield? Your roof? Breaking bone? Hail Read more

The most violent tornado in Europe on record: July 24, 1930 Montello, northeastern Italy F5 tornado

On July 24, 1930 the vicinity of Montello in the plains of Veneto, northeastern Italy, just south of the southern foot of Read more

Tornadoes in Europe: Italy

Strong and violent tornadoes? F4s and F5s? In Europe? Indeed, violent tornadoes are reported also in Europe, and one of the Read more