07/17/16 River Report
River Flow 216 CFS - Visibility Clear - AM Water Temp 72'. - A slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon
Bass & Pike Streamer Bite Is On!! - Carp are showing up the deeper pools in the TMA. - Try dragging some Woolly Buggers or Big Stone Fly Nymphs by them. - Carp are also behind the dam and in the side channels of the power house at Falls Village. - You can target Bass behind boulders in the riffles and pools through out the TMA all day long. - Trout are in the thermal refuges during the day. - Nymphing & Streamer fishing is the way to go during daylight hours.
Light Cahills, Green Caddis, and Isonychias on the river at the last hour of daylight. - Nymphing & Streamer Bite for BASS is Still HOT All Day Long!! - AM River Water Temp 72' - River Flow 216 CFS. - Morning Air Temp 70'- Today's Air Temp High 83' - Tonight's Air Temp Low 63' - Remember from June 15th until September 15th the mouths of tributaries that are posted by the DEEP are closed to fishing.
Dry Fly Choices: Light Cahills Size 14, Isonychias 12, Green or Tan Caddis Size 16 & 18
Soft Hackles: Olive Caddis Pupae, Hares Ear, Pheasant Tail, March Brown Spiders, Partdrige and Green, Partdrige and Yellow, Partdrige and Orange, Red Squirrel, Pheasant Tail
Wet Flies: Lead Wing Coachman, Hornbergs, March Brown, .
Nymph Choices; Hares Ear, Green Caddis Pupae, BH Princes, BH Pheasant Tails, Big Yellow or Brown Stones, Rubber Legs(all colors), 20 Incher's, Yellow Wire Stones & Euro Bead Head Princes
Streamers: Pick Your Pocket, Zonkers, Woolly Buggers, Circus Peanuts, Home Invaders.
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