Fishing Conditions: FROZEN

Report Rating: FROZEN
Crowd Rating: No one Around
No one Around

Fly Fishing Report Date:

Thursday, Feb 16, 2017

Weather & Water Conditions

Weather Water
Temp: 52-55 Temp: 32-35
Sky: Clear Flow: 0
Wind: None Clarity: Off-Color
Precip: None Runoff: No 

Colorado Stream Update: The North Fork of the South Platte at Pine Valley Ranch is still iced over and un-fishable.

Current Conditions at North Fork Public:

Both Deckers and Cheesman Canyon are just a quick 30 minute drive from Pine Valley Ranch, we recommend fishing there until Pine Valley Ranch opens up from it's winter thaw.

 Clear skies and 52-55 degree weather. The water temperature was between 32-35 degrees and Off-Color.

Likely Catch

Species: No Fish Caught
Weight: 0 lbs 0 oz
Length: 0 inches
Girth: 0 inches

Current Insect Hatches at North Fork Public

None

Recommended Flies for North Fork Public


Colorado Hatch Conditions for Late February

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 

Stoneflies

Insects: Micro Black
Color: Dark Brown to Black
Dates: Jan 1 – May 15
Emergence: 38-44° Water Temps Heat of Day
Size: 18-22
Spinner Fall: NA
Illustrations © The Flyfisher Group 


Weather for North Fork Public

Current: 25 °F Clear Wind: 30 MPH WSW
Current Condtions

Clear

Temperature: 25 °F
Humidity: 63%
Wind: 30 mph WSW
Pressure: 14.81 psi
Cloud Cover: 0%
Tuesday's Forecast
weather forecast: Sunny<br/> High: 48 °F  <br/>Low: 35 °F <br/> Wind: 19 mph W
Sunny
High: 48 °F
Low: 35 °F
Wind: 19 mph W
Wednesday's Forecast
weather forecast: Sunny<br/> High: 47 °F  <br/>Low: 24 °F <br/> Wind: 16 mph WSW
Sunny
High: 47 °F
Low: 24 °F
Wind: 16 mph WSW
Thursday's Forecast
weather forecast: Moderate or heavy snow with thunder<br/> High: 32 °F  <br/>Low: 12 °F <br/> Wind: 9 mph NE
Moderate or heavy snow with thunder
High: 32 °F
Low: 12 °F
Wind: 9 mph NE