City River Elevations

River elevations at cities can be crucial for anyone traveling along the Tennessee River. Here’s a guide to elevations at selected riverside cities and towns.

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City Latest Observed Elevation* Predicted Elevations*
  09/27/2016 09/28/2016 09/29/2016 09/30/2016
Knoxville 812.64 812.6 812.5 812.5
Kingston 740.60 740.4 740.4 740.4
Chattanooga 633.09 633.7 633.9 633.9
Scottsboro 594.61 594.6 594.5 594.5
SoPittsburg 594.54 594.8 594.8 594.8
Whitesburg 554.75 554.7 554.7 554.7
Decatur 554.41 554.4 554.5 554.5
Florence 412.54 412.5 412.4 412.4
Savannah 355.18 354.8 354.9 354.9
Perryville 354.93 354.7 354.8 354.8
Johnsonville 354.85 354.8 354.8 354.8

*Elevations are at the end of the day in feet above mean sea level.

This table shows the most recent midnight river elevation and predicted elevations for the next three days for major cities along the Tennessee River and for key locations below Pickwick Landing Dam. For other locations, see the Lake Levels page.

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