River Watch Version 2 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Bounding Box of 7 x 7 comparison pixel array T. De Groeve**
DFO Site Number Site 552 (Zaire) Lake Mweru Center: 28.665 27.62 29.71 Deg. Long.   S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 543 River Center: -9.765 -10.81 -8.72 Deg. Lat.   S.V. Nghiem****
Zaire 167974 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 31-Dec-14 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Daily Discharge: 1483 m3/sec Status: 2 (1, low flow; 2, normal flow; 3, moderate flood; 4, major flood) *CSDMS/INSTAAR, University of Colorado
7-day Runoff 4.48 mm 132% (7-day runoff compared to 10 yr average for this date, 2003-2012) **Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy
Recent Record Technical Summary ***University of Alabama
****Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California
Sensors: AMSR-E, AMSR-2, TRMM
Annual Maximum Discharge
1998 54148 m3/sec
1999 18248 m3/sec
2000 5219 m3/sec
2001 39683 m3/sec
2002 14230 m3/sec
2003 15593 m3/sec
2004 8134 m3/sec
2005 7286 m3/sec
2006 5219 m3/sec
2007 16733 m3/sec
2008 13114 m3/sec
2009 22009 m3/sec
2010 15475 m3/sec
See also:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Mweru Site is upstream of lake 2011 9468 m3/sec
Complete record Notes: Discharge values may be invalid and instead reflect lake storage change 2012 19429 m3/sec