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: 32.445  Long. S/N rating: Fair S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 1547 Modis History Sudan Center: 15.524  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 1686340 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 21-Aug-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 7804 m3/sec Status: 1 (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 3.3 mm 80% (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 34670 m3/sec
1999 24950 m3/sec
2000 19207 m3/sec
2001 19239 m3/sec
2002 31770 m3/sec
2003 26230 m3/sec
2004 16194 m3/sec
2005 18088 m3/sec
2006 22887 m3/sec
2007 22031 m3/sec
2008 17155 m3/sec
2009 33892 m3/sec
2010 37776 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 29009 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 20141 m3/sec