Look for the dam releases. Any release is good to go. River maybe be too low for reasonable paddling if they are not releasing. Most releases are M-F in the afternoon during peak power generation.
|SMITH RIVER AT BASSETT, VA|
|usgs-02072500||300 - 800 cfs||II||00h45m||441 cfs (running)|
|Probably good to go.|
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