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*
  2/26/2017 2/27/2017 2/28/2017 3/1/2017
Knoxville 808.65 808.60 808.58 808.58
Kingston 736.80 736.86 736.95 736.95
Chattanooga 634.07 634.64 634.42 634.42
South Pittsburg 594.05 594.59 595.03 595.03
Scottsboro 593.69 593.84 594.01 594.01
Whitesburg 551.67 552.03 552.80 552.80
Decatur 551.47 551.42 551.84 551.84
Florence 409.54 410.21 410.30 410.30
Savannah 354.76 354.70 354.68 354.68
Perryville 354.36 354.30 354.27 354.27
Johnsonville 354.20 354.17 354.08 354.08

*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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