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**
Atrato Center: -76.994  Long. S/N rating: Fair S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 40 Predicted Flooded Area Colombia Center: 7.154  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 24581 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 22-Apr-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 1993 m3/sec Status: 1 (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 56.1 mm 83% (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 6694 m3/sec
1999 8929 m3/sec
2000 9477 m3/sec
2001 5304 m3/sec
2002 10185 m3/sec
2003 7411 m3/sec
2004 6189 m3/sec
2005 5085 m3/sec
2006 10136 m3/sec
2007 4946 m3/sec
2008 5981 m3/sec
2009 6010 m3/sec
2010 7131 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 6597 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 5651 m3/sec