September 23, 2017

September 23, 2017

River Report
River Flow 212 CFS - Visibility - Clear - Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph in the morning.- AM Water Temp 66' -  AM Air Temp 64' - Daytime High 81' - PM Air Temp Low 61' 
 
Plenty of Water for all on the Housy along with the BEST Fall fishing days in quite some time !! - Lots of Fish are actively feeding in the film

September 22, 2017

September 22, 2017

River Report
River Flow 238 CFS - Visibility - Clear - Partly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind 9 to 13 mph. - AM Water Temp 68' -  AM Air Temp 68' - Daytime High 80' - PM Air Temp Low 53' 
 
Fall fishing days are the Best on the Housy !! - Fish are actively feeding in the film. - BWO Emergers, Soft Hackles & ISO nymphs are good bets to fish in the film. - With the lower river flows and bright daytime sun light; Nymph the riffles and pocket water. Towards late afternoon when the shadow line touches the river then it's ISO time !! On overcast rainy days we are starting to see some BWO's on the river. Flying ants are also making their appearance on the river !!  

Copy of September 22, 2017

Copy of September 22, 2017

River Report
River Flow 238 CFS - Visibility - Clear - Partly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind 9 to 13 mph. - AM Water Temp 68' -  AM Air Temp 68' - Daytime High 80' - PM Air Temp Low 53' 
 
Fall fishing days are the Best on the Housy !! - Fish are actively feeding in the film. - BWO Emergers, Soft Hackles & ISO nymphs are good bets to fish in the film. - With the lower river flows and bright daytime sun light; Nymph the riffles and pocket water. Towards late afternoon when the shadow line touches the river then it's ISO time !! On overcast rainy days we are starting to see some BWO's on the river. Flying ants are also making their appearance on the river !!  

September 20, 2017

September 20, 2017

River Report
River Flow 250 CFS - Visibility - Clear - Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind around 14 mph. - AM Water Temp 68' - 8 AM Air Temp 68' - Daytime High 76' - PM Air Temp Low 61' 
 
Who has better fishing days then Housatonic Fly Fishermen !! Our mornings on the Housy are going into Fall mode with heavy morning fog shrouding the river. - When this happens look for the BWO hatch. - With the lower river flows and bright daytime sun light; Nymph the riffles and pocket water. Towards late afternoon when the shadow line touches the river then it's ISO time !! On overcast rainy days we are starting to see some BWO's on the river. Flying ants are also making their appearance on the river !!  This morning fish were sipping small Sulphurs.

September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017

River Report
River Flow 300 CFS - Visibility - Clear - Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 78.  a slight chance of light showers Light east wind. - AM Water Temp 60' - AM Air Temp 64' - Daytime High 78' - PM Air Temp Low 63' 
 
Who has better fishing days then Housatonic Fly Fishermen !! Our mornings on the Housy are going into Fall mode with heavy morning fog shrouding the river. - When this happens look for the BWO hatch. - With the lower river flows and bright daytime sun light; Nymph the riffles and pocket water. Towards late afternoon when the shadow line touches the river then it's ISO time !! On overcast rainy days we are starting to see some BWO's on the river. Flying ants are also making their appearance on the river !!  Trout  Thermal Refuges are now open to fishing.

September 16, 2017

September 16, 2017

River Report
River Flow 279 CFS - Visibility - Clear - Isolated showers between 11am and 2pm, then isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the morning.. - AM Water Temp 60' - AM Air Temp 63' - Daytime High 81' - PM Air Temp Low 60' 
 
Cool Nights and Shorter Days are keeping the river temps down for trout in the TMA. !! Who has better fishing days then Housatonic Fly Fishermen !! Start off swinging streamers to find aggressive Trout. During bright daytime sun light; Nymph or Swing Streamers in all the riffles and pocket water. Towards late afternoon when the shadow line touches the river then it's ISO time !! On overcast rainy days we are starting to see some BWO's on the river. Flying ants are also making their appearance on the river !!  As of today; 09/16/17; Trout  Thermal Refuges are now open to fishing.