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Southwest monsoon-2011: Daily flood situation report 17 June 2011

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RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY

  • widespread rainfall has occured over Bihar,West Bengal & Sikkim,northeastern states, Jharkhand, Konkan & Goa, coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Lakshadweep; fairly widespread over Uttar Pradesh, east Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Orissa, Madhya Maharashtra and interior Karnataka; scattered over western Himalayan region, Punjab, Vidarbha, Telangana and Andaman & Nicobar Islands and isolated over rest parts of the country outside Rajasthan.
    Indian Meteorological Department (Major features of weather forecast)

  • From 0830 hours IST of yesterday to 0830 hours IST of today, widespread rainfall has occured over Bihar,West Bengal & Sikkim,northeastern states, Jharkhand, Konkan & Goa, coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Lakshadweep; fairly widespread over Uttar Pradesh, east Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Orissa, Madhya Maharashtra and interior Karnataka; scattered over western Himalayan region, Punjab, Vidarbha, Telangana nd Andaman & Nicobar Islands and isolated over rest parts of the country outside Rajasthan. The chief amounts of rainfall (7 cm and above) recorded at 0830 hours IST of today are: Ratnagiri & Mahabaleshwar-20 each, Harnai -17, Dabolim (Goa) & Canning10 each, Bhira & Sagar 9 each, Panjim (Goa) 8,Digha, Kochi, Karwar, Vengurla, Chandbali, Haldia, Kottayam and Uluberia-7 each.

  • Kalpana-1 cloud imagery at 0830 hours IST shows convective clouds over parts of northeastern states, Jharkhand, Gangetic West Bengal, Orissa, Konkan & Goa, Kerala, north & central Bay of Bengal, Andaman Sea and eastcentral & southeast Arabian Sea. Low/medium clouds are seen over rest parts of the country outside Rajasthan and Gujarat.

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

  • There is one moderate flood like situation in the country.

DEPLOYMENT OF NATIONAL DISASTER RESPONSE FORCE (NDRF) - 04 teams consisting of 136 personnel of NDRF have been deployed in Assam - (1), Andhra Pradesh – (2), and Kerala – (1).