Tornado in Germany on May 17 2018 11:46 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Met Meteorological (inc. flood)
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Severe Significant threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number TO-20180517-63146-DEU
Event type Tornado
Date/Time May 17 2018 11:46 AM (UTC)
Last update May 17 2018 12:02 PM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area County-level : Event affected one county.

Geographic information

Continent Europe
Country Germany
County / State State of Viersen
Area
Settlement Boisheim
Coordinate 51.27, 6.27

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 0
Injured person(s) 1
Missing person(s) 0
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0