River Watch Version 3.4 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Fair T. De Groeve**
Chambeshi Center: 32.175  Long. S/N rating: Very Good S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 1301 Predicted Flooded Area Zambia Center: -9.855  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 7436 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 25-May-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 87 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 6.8 mm 87% (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 2000 m3/sec
1999 689 m3/sec
2000 318 m3/sec
2001 1632 m3/sec
2002 629 m3/sec
2003 671 m3/sec
2004 361 m3/sec
2005 849 m3/sec
2006 338 m3/sec
2007 1083 m3/sec
2008 487 m3/sec
2009 759 m3/sec
2010 851 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 394 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 714 m3/sec