River Watch Version 3.4 Draft; no calibration to discharge or drainage area performed yet. G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Poor T. De Groeve**
Kilombero Center: 36.765  Long. S/N rating: Good S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 1292 Predicted Flooded Area Tanzania Center: -8.145  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 21359 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 27-Jun-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 190 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 7.3 mm 1337% (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 3620 m3/sec
1999 4625 m3/sec
2000 1195 m3/sec
2001 1411 m3/sec
2002 2795 m3/sec
2003 825 m3/sec
2004 1809 m3/sec
2005 973 m3/sec
2006 960 m3/sec
2007 1208 m3/sec
2008 3226 m3/sec
2009 707 m3/sec
2010 726 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 3412 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 629 m3/sec