RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY
♦ Yesterday, the southwest monsoon was normal over East Uttar Pradesh, East Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Konkan& goa, Assam & Meghalaya, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Coastal Karnataka, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Kerala.
Indian Meteorological Department (Major features of weather forecast)
Rain/thundershowers occurred at many places over Jammu & Kashmir, Bihar, East Uttar Pradesh, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal & Sikkim, Coastal Karnataka & Kerala; at a few places over Himachal Pradesh, East Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Konkan& Goa, North interior Karnataka, Vidarbha, Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands and at isolated places over Jharkhand, West Rajasthan, Odisha & Haryana. Weather remained mainly dry/dry over rest parts of the country. The amounts of rainfall (1 cm or more) recorded at 1730 hours IST of yesterday were: Jagdalpur-6; Diamond Harbour-5; Amritsar, Mysore and Punalur-4 each; Akola, Keonjhargarh, Churu, Kodaikanal and Gaya-3 each; Ludhiana, Nizamabad, Sagar, Balurghat, Jalpaiguri, Behraich, Mangalore and Canning-2 each; Kottayam, Kozhikode, Narsapur, Malda, Bankura, Ramagundam, Chennai, Maya Bandar, Long Islands, Sidhi, Pachmarhi, Amraoti, Parbhani, Mana Raipur Jammu, Ambikapur, Ongole and Haldia-1 each.
CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION (daily water levels and forecasts for level forecast sites)
According to the Central Water Commission (CWC) report dated 15.09.2014, there is 01 Moderate flood situation sitesin the country.
DEPLOYMENT OF NATIONAL DISASTER RESPONSE FORCE (NDRF
68teams consisting of total 2805personnel of NDRF have been deployed in Assam - (5), A&N– (1), A.P– (1), Bihar-(9), Delhi– (1), H.P- (2), Jharkhand– (1), J&K – (22), Karnataka- (1), Kerala- (2), Mizoram- (1), Maharashtra – (3), M.P-(1), Odisha-(1), Rajasthan – (1), Sikkim –(2), Tripura –(1), Tamilnadu – (1), Uttarakhand- (5), UP -(3), West Bengal- (4).