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**
Chambeshi Center: 30.555  Long. S/N rating: Good S. Cohen***
GFDS Site Number 94 Predicted Flooded Area Zambia Center: -11.385  Lat. S.V. Nghiem****
GEE Time Lapse Learn more about this river 50379 sq km WBM contributing area A. J. Kettner*
Last measured: 27-May-17 Obtain Data J.P.M. Syvitski*
Discharge: 1517 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 20.2 mm 138% (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 8541 m3/sec
1999 3195 m3/sec
2000 2130 m3/sec
2001 5966 m3/sec
2002 3318 m3/sec
2003 2786 m3/sec
2004 2634 m3/sec
2005 4160 m3/sec
2006 3999 m3/sec
2007 5464 m3/sec
2008 4289 m3/sec
2009 4312 m3/sec
2010 4830 m3/sec
Notes: 4-day forward moving average is applied. 2011 3234 m3/sec
Low flow threshold is 20th percentile discharge for this day, 2003-2013. 2012 5330 m3/sec