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River Report / Conditions – May 17, 2020

May 17, 2020, Author: Patrick Cook

The system is clearing up and settling in nicely from Friday’s precipitation. Hendricksons, Blue Quills, and Caddis are still the main attraction on the upper sections of the rivers. Keep an eye out for spinners preparing to drop in the late afternoon/evening.

We are still closed to the public in conjunction with the current PA regulations, but shipping daily from our online store: https://whitetail-fly-shop.myshopify.com

Feel free to call the shop with any questions about products, current conditions, or guided trips which are resuming today 5/15. 

Hatching:

Hendricksons – #12-14

Blue Quills (Paraleps) #16-18

March Browns #10-12

BWO #16-20

Apple Caddis  #14 -18

Grannom Caddis #16-18

 



Click on the gauge below for the most recent update:

West Branch at Stilesville, NY 1550 44*
West Branch at Hale Eddy, NY 2290 46*
East Branch at Harvard, NY 1100 51*
East Branch at Fish’s Eddy, NY 2270 54*
Mainstem at Lordville, NY  4760 54*
Beaverkill at Cooks Falls, NY 9 771 53*
Cannonsville Reservoir Release    
West Branch at 191 Bridge  N/A 48*
Walton 886 52*
Cannonsville Reservoir Capacity 99.7%   a/o 5/15
Pepacton Reservoir Capacity 99.6%   a/o 5/15
Main Stem at Callicoon 5620 cfs 56.5*