River Watch Version 2 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry T. De Groeve**
DFO Site Number Site 92 (USA) Mississippi Center: -91.304  Long. S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 85 River Center: 31.814  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
USA 2953592 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 31-Dec-16 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Two Week Discharge: #DIV/0! m3/sec Status: #DIV/0! (1, low flow; 2, normal flow; 3, moderate flood; 4, major flood, r >5 yr) *CSDMS/INSTAAR, University of Colorado
7-day Runoff #N/A mm #N/A (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 31823 m3/sec
1999 31604 m3/sec
2000 23882 m3/sec
2001 35173 m3/sec
2002 30185 m3/sec
2003 34156 m3/sec
2004 31384 m3/sec
2005 34836 m3/sec
2006 26263 m3/sec
2007 29297 m3/sec
2008 32563 m3/sec
2009 29171 m3/sec
2010 37018 m3/sec
Ground Station is 170 km downstream, station data were moved ahead 9 days 15-day Central Moving Average is applied 2011 32255 m3/sec
Complete record Satellite measurement site is poorly located (see GFDS site display) 200% noise filter applied (see technical summary) 2012 30235 m3/sec