River Report/Conditions

River Report / Conditions – May 30, 2018

May 30, 2018, Author: Patrick Cook

Bugs were sporadic on the upper Main yesterday, but targets showed themselves throughout the day. The West has been fishing the best, with Caddis being the main food source. March Browns  and Sulphurs have started on the East as well. Todays forecast calls for a high of 81 and low of 60. SSE winds at 12 mph with possible T-storm/shower. Tomorrows forecast calls for a high of 73 and low of 64 with the same overcast and winds.




Tan caddis – #16-18

Blue Wing Olives – #14–24

Blue Quills – #16-18

March Brown #10-12

Sulphurs #14-16



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West Branch at Stilesville, NY   534 cfs
West Branch at Hale Eddy, NY   664 cfs
East Branch at Harvard, NY   266 cfs  58°
East Branch at Fish’s Eddy, NY  963 cfs
Mainstem at Lordville, NY   2040 cfs
Beaverkill at Cooks Falls, NY    462 cfs  62°
Cannonsville Reservoir Release   450 cfs
 20 cfs Spill
West Branch at 191 Bridge  N/A  58°
West Branch at Walton (Cannonsville inflow)  343 cfs
Cannonsville Reservoir Capacity     95.7%   a/o 5/25
Pepacton Reservoir Capacity     95.2%   a/o 5/25
Main Stem at Callicoon  2300 cfs  64°