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River Report / Conditions – May 4, 2019

May 4, 2019, Author: Frank Rosata

Last nights rain bumped the flows on the system ever so slightly. Reports from the Main and West have been very productive. The Upper East has been slow going as far as fish on bugs.  The Main has had lots of Apple Caddis and Hendrickson’s. The West has been predominantly been a Hendrickson and Blue Quill game.         

Hatching:

Hendricksons – #12-14

Blue Quills (Paraleps) #16-18

BWO #16-20

Chimarra Caddis – Not very important as an Adult, but swinging little black soft hackles in riffs can be productive. #16 -18

Little Black/Brown Stoneflies – #14-18

 



Click on the gauge below for the most recent update:

West Branch at Stilesville, NY 1710 46*
West Branch at Hale Eddy, NY 2430 44*
East Branch at Harvard, NY 1030 46*
East Branch at Fish’s Eddy, NY 2380 46*
Mainstem at Lordville, NY  4740 48*
Beaverkill at Cooks Falls, NY 9 798 50*
Cannonsville Reservoir Release 1499 cfs
 
West Branch at 191 Bridge  N/A 45*
Walton 945 cfs 52*
Cannonsville Reservoir Capacity     a/o 10/7
Pepacton Reservoir Capacity 99.9%   a/o 10/7
Main Stem at Callicoon 6140 cfs 49*