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**
Omu Delta Center: 36.045  Long. S/N rating: Fair S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 1505 Predicted Flooded Area Ethiopia Center: 4.814  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 39385 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 24-Sep-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 297 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 329% (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 486 m3/sec
1999 580 m3/sec
2000 704 m3/sec
2001 973 m3/sec
2002 796 m3/sec
2003 552 m3/sec
2004 583 m3/sec
2005 629 m3/sec
2006 673 m3/sec
2007 624 m3/sec
2008 658 m3/sec
2009 651 m3/sec
2010 637 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 830 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 446 m3/sec