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**
Yellow (Huang He) Center: 113.535  Long. S/N rating: Fair S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 2079 Predicted Flooded Area China Center: 34.964  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 775703 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 21-Apr-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 3624 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 2.9 mm 199% (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 5893 m3/sec
1999 7237 m3/sec
2000 8652 m3/sec
2001 8182 m3/sec
2002 5565 m3/sec
2003 6587 m3/sec
2004 6035 m3/sec
2005 4993 m3/sec
2006 5178 m3/sec
2007 4704 m3/sec
2008 4884 m3/sec
2009 6165 m3/sec
2010 4300 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 4850 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 4620 m3/sec