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**
Chobe Center: 24.615  Long. S/N rating: Excellent S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 275 Predicted Flooded Area Namibia Center: -18.045  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 152783 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 24-Sep-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 383 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 1.7 mm 98% (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 3155 m3/sec
1999 2512 m3/sec
2000 1550 m3/sec
2001 3160 m3/sec
2002 855 m3/sec
2003 3089 m3/sec
2004 3463 m3/sec
2005 1017 m3/sec
2006 1052 m3/sec
2007 3659 m3/sec
2008 2865 m3/sec
2009 3813 m3/sec
2010 3667 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 3161 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 2965 m3/sec