River Watch Version 3.4 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Poor T. De Groeve**
Madeira Center: -59.084  Long. S/N rating: Poor S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 1096 Predicted Flooded Area Brazil Center: -3.825  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 1325722 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 27-May-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 58205 m3/sec Status: 3 (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 24.6 mm 156% (7-day runoff compared to 10 y average for this date, 2003-2012) **Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy
Flood Magnitude: 3.1 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 55065 m3/sec
1999 61585 m3/sec
2000 59197 m3/sec
2001 59105 m3/sec
2002 45533 m3/sec
2003 46838 m3/sec
2004 41580 m3/sec
2005 49827 m3/sec
2006 53748 m3/sec
2007 54672 m3/sec
2008 53922 m3/sec
2009 48953 m3/sec
2010 39619 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 38439 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 56882 m3/sec