Fishing Conditions: GOOD

Report Rating: GOOD

Fly Fishing Report Date:

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

Weather & Water Conditions

Weather Water
Temp: 60+ Temp: 40-43
Sky: Clear Flow: 166
Wind: None Clarity: Off-Color
Precip: None Runoff: No 

Colorado Stream Update: "The Colorado fly fishing for the Rocky Mountain bonefish was great. We caught lots of fish on Jay Zimmerman's backstabber carp fly from Umpqua Feather Merchants."

Current Conditions at Downtown:

We found some nice fish tailing is a slick pool down by Denver's very own REI hole. The fly fishing was great!

The fishing is good.  Clear skies and 60+ degree weather. The water temperature was between 40-43 degrees and Off-Color.

Likely Catch

Species: Carp
Weight: 5 lbs 6 oz
Length: 24 inches
Girth: 11 inches

Current Insect Hatches at Downtown

Insect Type: Midge

Insect: Black Midge

Color: Black

Size: 20

Time: All Day

Recommended Flies for Downtown

Fly: Backstabber Carp Fly
Color: Black
Size: 12
Time: All Day
Backstabber Carp Fly Backstabber Carp Fly
Fly: San Jaun Worm
Color: Red
Size: 18
Time: All Day
San Jaun Worm San Jaun Worm

Colorado Hatch Conditions for Early December

Midges

Insects: Chocolate Brown Midge
Color: Brown to Chocolate
Dates: Feb 15 – Dec 15
Emergence: All Day
Size: 20-22
Spinner Fall: 2-3 Hours
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 
Insects: Snow Midge
Color: Gray to Charcoal
Dates: Jan 1 – Dec 31
Emergence: Warmest part of day
Size: 24-28
Spinner Fall: 2-3 Hours
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 


Weather for Downtown

Current: 12 °F Partly cloudy Wind: 9 MPH NNW
Current Condtions

Partly cloudy

Temperature: 12 °F
Humidity: 77%
Wind: 9 mph NNW
Pressure: 14.85 psi
Cloud Cover: 0%
Thursday's Forecast
weather forecast: Overcast<br/> High: 13 °F  <br/>Low: 9 °F <br/> Wind: 2 mph ENE
Overcast
High: 13 °F
Low: 9 °F
Wind: 2 mph ENE
Friday's Forecast
weather forecast: Sunny<br/> High: 34 °F  <br/>Low: 26 °F <br/> Wind: 3 mph S
Sunny
High: 34 °F
Low: 26 °F
Wind: 3 mph S
Saturday's Forecast
weather forecast: Sunny<br/> High: 43 °F  <br/>Low: 31 °F <br/> Wind: 4 mph S
Sunny
High: 43 °F
Low: 31 °F
Wind: 4 mph S