River Flows is a free Windows 8 application that lets you see real-time river flow data for anywhere in the United States. Useful for kayakers, whitewater rafters and whenever there's a flood. You can browse rivers near you on a map. The app supports square and wide live tiles that update with the latest river data every 15 mintues.
- Real-time River Data
- GPS Location support to show rivers near your location
- Select Favorite Rivers for quick viewing
- Live Tile updates every 15 minutes with latest data of your top 4 rivers
- View gauge charts for last 7 days
- View gauge location on an interactive map
It's a C#/XAML app that uses your GPS location to show rivers near you. It will use the Bing maps sdk to show gauge locations. The live tile will update with your favorite rivers. Favorite rivers are stored in roaming settings so they will be there if you open the app on another computer.