RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY
Rain/ thundershowers occurred at most places along west coast, south Gujarat and interior Maharashtra; at many places over Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Gangetic West Bengal; at a few places over east Rajasthan, Assam & Meghalaya, Odisha and interior Karnataka and at one or two places over rest parts of the country outside Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, west Rajasthan, east Uttar Pradesh and Tamilnadu where weather remained mainly dry. The chief amounts of rainfall (4 cm or more) recorded at 1730 hrous IST of yesterday were: Bramhapuri-20; Surat-15; Wardha-13; Mumbai(Scz)-10; Tanabelapur-9; Mahabaleshwar, Dahanu and Bhira-6 each; Panjim, Mumbai(Colaba), Alibag, Sholapur and Agumbe-5 each; Ahmadabad,
Bulsar, Chandrapur and Goa (Dabolim) 4 each.
Indian Meteorological Department (Major features of weather forecast)
Rain/thundershowers would occur at most places along west coast and over west Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, east Rajasthan and Gujarat during next 48 hours and decrease thereafter.
Rain/ thundershowers would occur at many places over Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand,
Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Sub Himalayan, West Bengal & Sikkim, northeastern states, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep.
Rain/ thundershowers would occur at many places over east Madhya Pradesh, east Maharashtra, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and coastal Andhra Pradesh during next 24 hours and decrease thereafter.
Rain/ thundershowers would occur at a few places over Haryana, west Rajasthan and interior Karnataka.
Rain/ thundershowers would occur at one or two places over rest of the country.
CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION (daily water levels and forecasts for level forecast sites)
- There are 14 moderate flood situation sites in the country as on 13.07.2013.
DEPLOYMENT OF NATIONAL DISASTER RESPONSE FORCE (NDRF)
32 teams of NDRF consisting of 1147 personnel have been deployed in Assam (5), West Bengal (2), Sikkim (1), Maharashtra (3), Gujarat (2), J & K (4), Himachal Pradesh (2),
Uttarakhand (7) and Bihar (6).