River Watch Version 3.4 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Good T. De Groeve**
Ganges Center: 86.175  Long. S/N rating: Good S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 195 Predicted Flooded Area India Center: 25.334  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 788869 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 28-May-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 10110 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 6.6 mm 194% (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 62564 m3/sec
1999 50973 m3/sec
2000 46977 m3/sec
2001 29172 m3/sec
2002 23295 m3/sec
2003 46281 m3/sec
2004 22126 m3/sec
2005 27794 m3/sec
2006 24879 m3/sec
2007 58409 m3/sec
2008 69357 m3/sec
2009 22085 m3/sec
2010 28929 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 62095 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 59669 m3/sec