Ministry of Home Affairs
(Disaster Management Division)
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.
CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION (daily water levels and forecasts for level forecast sites)
- There are 04 Moderate flood situation sites (Assam-02 and Bihar-02) in the country on 13.07.2011.
DEPLOYMENT OF NATIONAL DISASTER RESPONSE FORCE (NDRF)
- 09 teams consisting of 306 personnel of NDRF have been deployed in Assam - (1), Andhra Pradesh – (2), Kerala – (1) and Bihar (5).