River Watch Version 3.4 G. R. Brakenridge*
Experimental Satellite-Based River Discharge Measurements using passive microwave radiometry Signal/Model agreement: Fair T. De Groeve**
Paraguay Center: -57.374  Long. S/N rating: Good S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 865 Predicted Flooded Area Brazil Center: -18.405  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 247084 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 21-Jul-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 7292 m3/sec Status: 3 (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 16.4 mm 131% (7-day runoff compared to 10 y average for this date, 2003-2012) **Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy
Flood Magnitude: 0.4 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 6833 m3/sec
1999 7221 m3/sec
2000 7318 m3/sec
2001 5911 m3/sec
2002 7514 m3/sec
2003 7723 m3/sec
2004 7018 m3/sec
2005 6094 m3/sec
2006 9027 m3/sec
2007 7299 m3/sec
2008 9166 m3/sec
2009 6376 m3/sec
2010 7137 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 9634 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 5712 m3/sec