Fishing Conditions: FROZEN

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

Fly Fishing Report Date:

Friday, Jan 18, 2019

Weather & Water Conditions

Weather Water
Temp: 19- Temp: 32-35
Sky: Overcast Flow: 0
Wind: Gusting Clarity: Slightly Off
Precip: Snow Runoff: No 

Colorado Stream Update: With all the shelf ice there isn't enough fishable water to recommend Waterton Canyon

Current Conditions at Waterton:

We recommend elsewhere

 Overcast skies and 19- degree weather. The water temperature was between 32-35 degrees and Slightly Off.

Likely Catch

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

Current Insect Hatches at Waterton


Recommended Flies for Waterton

Colorado Hatch Conditions for Late January


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 


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 

Current Conditions

Currently: Partly Cloudy
Temperature: 44.400517 F (6.9 C)
Feels Like: 44 F (7 C)
Heat Index: NA
Humidity: 46%
Wind: From the SW at 2.2516326 MPH Gusting to 3.4 MPH
Pressure: 30.17
UV: 2
partlycloudy Saturday: Partly cloudy. High 46F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
nt_clear Saturday Night: A few passing clouds. Low 32F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
partlycloudy Sunday: Partly cloudy skies. High 54F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
nt_partlycloudy Sunday Night: Partly cloudy skies. Low near 35F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.
snow Monday: Sunny in the morning then becoming cloudy with a mix of light rain and snow later in the day. High 52F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
nt_snow Monday Night: Cloudy with snow. Low 23F. Winds N at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 100%. 3 to 5 inches of snow expected.
snow Tuesday: Snow showers before noon. Becoming partly cloudy later. High 32F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
nt_clear Tuesday Night: Clear skies. Low 16F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.