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**
Nile Center: 32.445  Long. S/N rating: Fair S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 1542 Modis History Sudan Center: 13.814  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 1626558 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 14-Dec-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 12103 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 4.7 mm 161% (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 23167 m3/sec
1999 21327 m3/sec
2000 17785 m3/sec
2001 18859 m3/sec
2002 31558 m3/sec
2003 16391 m3/sec
2004 20847 m3/sec
2005 22182 m3/sec
2006 19456 m3/sec
2007 20155 m3/sec
2008 17903 m3/sec
2009 21977 m3/sec
2010 14085 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 15267 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 18649 m3/sec