River and Reservoir Watch Version 3.6 This work and associated data are protected by a Creative Commons License. G. R. Brakenridge*
River Discharge and Reservoir Storage Changes Using Satellite Microwave Radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Poor A. J. Kettner*
Watershed area and calibration to discharge will be revised Shire Center: 35.235  Long. S/N rating: Fair T. De Groeve, S. Paris**
GFDS Site Number 1283 Modis History Malawi Center: -14.985  Lat. S. Cohen***
GEE Time Lapse Predicted Flooded Area Learn more about this river 147291 sq km WBM contributing area S. V. Nghiem****
Last measured: 21-Apr-19 Obtain Data *CSDMS/INSTAAR, University of Colorado
Discharge: 2034 m3/sec Status: 2 (1, low; 2, normal flow; 3, moderate flood, r >1.5 y; 4, major flood, r >5 y) **Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy
7-day Runoff 5.7 mm 69% (7-day runoff compared to 20 y average for this date, 1998-2017) ***University of Alabama
Flood Magnitude: 0.0 Scale of 0-10 Flood Magnitude Defined Technical Summary ***JPL/Caltech
Annual Maximum Discharge
1998 5561
1999 4232
2000 6895
2001 6265
2002 4666
2003 5950
2004 5403
2005 5947
2006 8447
2007 5133
2008 5398
2009 6513
2010 4877
2011 6160
2012 7363
Notes: 5-day forward moving average is applied. Sensor corrections: 20130401-20141231: -83 2013 10046
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. Post-20141231: -414 2014 7754