Southwest monsoon-2013: Daily Flood Situation Report - Summary of important events as of 31.08.2013

Report
from Government of India
Published on 31 Aug 2013 View Original

RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY

Rain/thundershowers has occurred at most places over Arunachal Pradesh and Assam & Meghalaya; at many places over east Uttar Pradesh, north Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and south interior Karnataka; at a few places over western Himalaya region, west Uttar Pradesh, Konkan, north Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Tamilnadu, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep and at isolated places over Punjab, Haryana, Gujarat, south Madhya Pradesh, north interior Karnataka, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram & Tripura and Andhra Pradesh and weather remained mainly dry over rest parts of the country. The chief amounts of rainfall (1 cm or more) recorded at 0830 hours IST of today are: Cherrapunji-17; Dehradun-10; Passighat8; Arogyavaram-5; Bareilly-4; Ambikapur and Tinsukhia-3 each; Jammu, Tezpur, Itanagar, Chandbali, Satna, Khajuraho, Varanasi, Bapatla, Palyankottai and Agra-2 each and Jalpaiguri, Gaya, North Lakhimpur, Silchar, Shillong, Puri, Mumbai (SCZ), Bhira, Kodaikanal, HutBay, Balurghat, Allahabad, Lucknow, Jhansi, Tirupattur and Valparai-1 each.

Indian Meteorological Department (Major features of weather forecast)

♦ Rain/thundershowers would occur at many places over eastern and northeastern states.

♦ Rain/thundershowers would occur at many places over Tamilnadu, Karnataka, Lakshadweep and Kerala.

♦ Rain/thundershowers would occur at many places over east Uttar Pradesh, east Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh during next 24 hours and decrease thereafter.

♦ Rain/thundershowers would occur at a few places over western Himalayan region, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh.

♦ Rain/thundershowers would occur at isolated over remaining parts of the country outside west Rajasthan where weather would mainly dry.

CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION (daily water levels and forecasts for level forecast sites)

There are 01 Unprecedented, 05 High and 20 Moderate flood situation sites in the country as on 31.08.2013.