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**
Okavango Center: 22.275  Long. S/N rating: Good S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 282 Predicted Flooded Area Botswana Center: -18.765  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 242768 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 15-Dec-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 193 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 0.2 mm 74% (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 2312 m3/sec
1999 4150 m3/sec
2000 2251 m3/sec
2001 4077 m3/sec
2002 2615 m3/sec
2003 1916 m3/sec
2004 3459 m3/sec
2005 3475 m3/sec
2006 2712 m3/sec
2007 3140 m3/sec
2008 2436 m3/sec
2009 4385 m3/sec
2010 4345 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 3442 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 3260 m3/sec