River Watch Version 3.4 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Excellent T. De Groeve**
Irrawaddy Center: 96.075  Long. S/N rating: Fair S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 27 Predicted Flooded Area Myanmar Center: 23.624  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 106038 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 18-Nov-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 3225 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 15.5 mm 89% (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 18743 m3/sec
1999 17010 m3/sec
2000 16275 m3/sec
2001 13741 m3/sec
2002 15656 m3/sec
2003 16270 m3/sec
2004 16158 m3/sec
2005 14513 m3/sec
2006 13123 m3/sec
2007 16862 m3/sec
2008 13857 m3/sec
2009 14330 m3/sec
2010 14642 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 11586 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 14839 m3/sec