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**
Nile Center: 32.805  Long. S/N rating: Good S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 1541 Modis History Sudan Center: 12.374  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 1552475 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 14-Dec-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 6324 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 2.7 mm 120% (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 34209 m3/sec
1999 26097 m3/sec
2000 16412 m3/sec
2001 18994 m3/sec
2002 23390 m3/sec
2003 27982 m3/sec
2004 16528 m3/sec
2005 16347 m3/sec
2006 24071 m3/sec
2007 33199 m3/sec
2008 22633 m3/sec
2009 17615 m3/sec
2010 46367 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 24113 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 22925 m3/sec