Southwest monsoon-2011: Daily flood situation report 17 Aug 2011
RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY
Moderate to heavy rainfall with isolated very heavy falls have been reported in some parts of Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, Tripura and Andra Pradesh.
Indian Meteorological Department (Major features of weather forecast)
Widespread rain/thundershowers would occur over Bihar, Sub Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim and northeastern states during next 24 hours and decrease thereafter.
Fairly widespread rain/thundershowers would occur over western Himalayan region and Uttar Pradesh and isolated over rest northwest India.
Fairly widespread rain/thundershowers would occur over rest east India, Lakshadweep, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and along west coast.
Scattered rain/thundershowers would occur over remaining parts of the country with increase over central and adjoining peninsular India after 24 hours.