Ministry of Home Affairs
(Disaster Management Division)
SUMMARY OF IMPORTANT EVENTS AS ON 12.07.2011
RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY
• Moderate to heavy rainfall with isolated very heavy falls have been reported in some parts of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Jharkhand.
• Indian Meteorological Department (Major features of weather forecast)
• Fairly widespread rain/thundershowers would occur over Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal & Sikkim, northeastern states, Gujarat region, west Madhya Pradesh, Madhya Maharashtra, Telangana, Lakshadweep, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and along west coast. Rainfall activity may decrease over Bihar, Jharkhand and Gangetic West Bengal after next 24 hours.
• Scattered rain/thundershowers would occur over remaining parts of the country outside Punjab, Haryana, west Rajasthan, Saurashtra & Kutch, Rayalaseema and Tamilnadu where it will be isolated. Rainfall activity will increase over western Himalayan region and north peninsula after next 24 hours.