River and Reservoir Watch Version 3.7 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: 23-Nov-20 Obtain Data *CSDMS/INSTAAR, University of Colorado
Discharge: 2028 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 11.9 mm #N/A (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 4295
1999 3762
2000 4736
2001 5749
2002 4564
2003 3686
2004 4131
2005 5089
2006 6597
2007 4541
2008 4747
2009 5654
2010 4719
2011 4857
2012 5306
Notes: 10-day forward moving average is applied. Sensor corrections: 20130401-20141231: -98 2013 7132
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. Post-20141231: -413 2014 6735