Eagle - Near Minturn - Monday, Apr 9, 2012
Fishing Conditions: GOOD
Fly Fishing Report Date:Monday, Apr 9, 2012
Colorado Stream Update: "Colorado's Eagle River is fly fishing great we had a great trip and are pleased to report that spring is in the air!"
Current Conditions at Eagle:
The fishing is really turning on. Midges and small mayflies are hatching and some of the fish are eating eggs. A nymph rig with an egg trailed by a small zebra midge or barr's emerger will catch most of the fish.
The fishing is good. Clear skies and 48-51 degree weather. The water temperature was between 40-43 degrees and Crystal Clear.
Weather & Water Conditions
|Temp: 48-51||Temp: 40-43|
|Sky: Clear||Flow: 346|
|Wind: None||Clarity: Crystal Clear|
|Precip: None||Runoff: No
Current Insect Hatches at Eagle
|Insect Type: Mayfly|
|Insect: Micro Blue Winged Olive (BWO)|
|Color: Brown Olive|
|Time: All Day|
|Insect Type: Midge|
|Insect: Black Midge|
|Color: Blackish Purple|
|Time: All Day|
Recommended Flies for Eagle
|Fly: Pat Dorsey Egg||Color: Pink||Size: 20||Time: All Day|
|Fly: Zebra Midge||Color: Brownish Olive||Size: 22||Time: All Day|
Colorado Hatch Conditions for Early December
© The Flyfisher Group
|Chocolate Brown Midge||Brown to Chocolate||Feb 15 -
|All Day||20-22||2-3 Hours||
|Snow Midge||Gray to Charcoal||Jan 1 -
|Warmest part of day||24-28||2-3 Hours||
Water Flow Graph for Eagle
|Current Flow:140cfs Measured:12/13/201307:15|
Weather for Eagle
|Current: 5.9 °F Partly Cloudy Wind: 0 mph NNE|
Temperature: 5.9 °F
Humidity: 100 % Wind Speed: 0 mph NNE Pressure: 30.08 "
Dew Point: 5 °F Gusts: 3 mph NE Rain Today: 0 "
Sunny in the morning then becoming partly sunny. Highs in the 20s.
Mostly sunny in the morning...then mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs 15 to 25. West winds 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny. Highs 15 to 25. West winds 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.