River Watch Version 3.4 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Good T. De Groeve**
Arauca Center: -68.4440  Long. S/N rating: Fair S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 100081 Predicted Flooded Area Venezuela Center: 7.5140  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 16691 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 15-Dec-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 1200 m3/sec Status: 2 (1, low; 2, normal flow; 3, moderate flood, r >1.5 y; 4, major flood, r >5 y) *CSDMS/INSTAAR, University of Colorado
7-day Runoff 52.8 mm 257% (7-day runoff compared to 10 y average for this date, 2003-2012) **Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy
Flood Magnitude: 0.0 Scale of 0-10 Flood Magnitude Defined Technical Summary ***University of Alabama
****Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California
Sensors: TRMM, AMSR-E, AMSR-2, GPM
Annual Maximum Discharge
1998 1559 m3/sec
1999 1890 m3/sec
2000 1752 m3/sec
2001 1445 m3/sec
2002 1493 m3/sec
2003 1934 m3/sec
2004 1671 m3/sec
2005 1929 m3/sec
2006 2068 m3/sec
2007 980 m3/sec
2008 1232 m3/sec
2009 1482 m3/sec
2010 950 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 1439 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 1693 m3/sec