Southwest monsoon-2011: Daily flood situation report 6 June 2011

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Indian Meteorological Department (Major features of weather forecast)

  • From 0830-2030 hours IST of 4th June 2011: widespread rainfall occured over Konkan & Goa, coastal Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands; fairly widespread over interior Karnataka,scattered over Sub Himalayan,West Bengal, northeastern states, interior Maharashtra, Orissa and isolated over Jharkhand, Vidarbha, Madhya Pradesh, south Gujarat and Chhattisgarh. The chief amounts of rainfall (2cm and above) recorded from 0830-2030hours IST of 4th June 2011: Karipur and Mumbai(Santacruz)7 each,Malda 4,Bhuwaneswar, Nasik, Mangalore, Pune, Mayabandar,Vengurla and Itanagar 3 each,Keonjhargarh, Mumbai (Colaba),Ratnagiri,Gulbaraga,Golaghat,Cherrapunji, Veraval, Bhira and Honavar2 each.
  • On 04-06-2011 Maximum temperatures were above normal by 2-4°C over parts of Gujarat and Rajasthan and are below normal by 2-4°C over parts of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and were near normal over rest parts of the country.
  • On 04-06-2011 the highest maximum temperature of 45.4°C was recorded at Barmer (Rajasthan).
  • Kalpana1 cloud imagery at 0530 hours IST shows convective clouds over parts of Assam & Meghalaya,Kerala, east Arabian Sea, central & southeast Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea. Low/medium clouds are seen over remaining parts of the country outside Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.

CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION (daily water levels and forecasts for level forecast sites) - There are 02 Moderate flood situation sites (Assam-02) in the country on 06.06.2011.

DEPLOYMENT OF NATIONAL DISASTER RESPONSE FORCE (NDRF) - 04 teams consisting of 129 personnel of NDRF have been deployed in Assam - (1), Andhra Pradesh – (2) and Kerala – (1).