General River Gauges on the Internet

TVA Unregulated Stream flow
USGS Current Stream flow for Tennessee
USGS Current Stream flow for North Carolina
USGS Current Stream flow for Georgia
USGS Current Stream flow for West Virginia
Asheville Area Boating Beta - info on stream flows and release schedules
Waldens Ridge Whitewater - great site with lots of gauges and descriptions
American Whitewater TN Gauges page  
American Whitewater "What's Running in TN" - if it has a gauge and it's not here, it's too low.

North Carolina

Cheoah at Bear pen Gap
French Broad at Asheville
French Broad at Marshall
Nantahala River
Watauga at Sugar Grove 

Specific River Gauges on the Internet in Tennessee

Big South Fork at Leatherwood Fd.
Big South Fork at Stearns (USGS)
Clear Creek at Lilly Bridge
Clear Fork near Robbins
Daddy's Creek near Hebbertsburg
Emory at Oakdale 
Little Pigeon at Sevierville
Little River at Maryville 
Little River at Townsend
New River at New River 
Nolichucky at Embreeville 
Obed River at Adams Bridge
Obed River near Lancing 
Ocoee River, Lower Ocoee RELEASE SCHEDULE
Ocoee River, Olympic Section RELEASE SCHEDULE
Pigeon at Waterville
Tellico River 


Conasauga at Eton
Chattooga at U.S. 76
Tallulah River Gorge 


Russell Fork at Haysi


River Gauges by Telephone

(865) 632-2264 - TVA Lake and Rivers Gauge (Knoxville)

(865) 751-2264 - TVA Lake and Rivers Gauge (Chatanooga)
(800) 238-2264 - TVA Lake and Rivers Gauge (Out of Town)
(205) 942-1811 - Alabama (various rivers)
(800) 525-3711 - Alabama Power Co.
(800) 261-5033 - Big South Fork
(800) 899-4435 - Big Pigeon (Carolina Power & Light)
(800) 232-7238 - Chattooga River
(800) 829-5253 - Green River
(309) 529-2604 - Kentucky Corp of Engineers (various rivers)
(704) 321-4504 - Nantahala
(615) 346-6295 - Obed / Emory
(615) 338-1996 - Ocoee (TN Ocoee Development Agency)
(900) 288-8732 - Tellico and Little River in the Smokies (NOTE: There is a $2.00 charge for this call that helps to support the continued operation of the gauges.)
(704) 758-4257 - Wilson Creek

Release Notes

Cheoah River- Check the link to see when the next releases are. 
Pigeon River - Water is released from the dam Memorial Day thru Labor Day, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday: Noon - 6 p.m.