Fishing Conditions: FROZEN

Report Rating: FROZEN

Fishing Trip Date:

Thursday, Nov 17, 2011

Quote(s) of the Day: Mostly frozen, but this stream tends to open up early in the spring and it fishes well just after ice melts.

Fishing Highlights:

Do not forget that we have two properties that stay open all winter long. Williams Ranch and Blue Heron Farm fish great when winter is at it's worst.

 Partly Cloudy skies and 36-39 degree weather. The water temperature was between 32-35 degrees and Crystal Clear.

Fishing Report By:

Spencer Williams - Guide Photo
Spencer
Williams

Weather & Water Conditions

Weather Water
Temp: 36-39 Temp: 32-35
Sky: Partly Cloudy Flow: 11
Wind: Gail Force Clarity: Crystal Clear
Precip: None Runoff: No 
Time on Water: 8 hours Number of Anglers: 1
Number Hookups: 0 Number Landed: 0

Best Fish

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

Reported Insect Hatchs

None

Recommended Flies


Colorado Hatch Conditions for Early May

Insects Color Dates Emergence Size Spinner Fall Illustrations
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Caddisflies

American Grannom Bright Green to Greenish Brown Mar 1 -
May 15
Early Morning & Afternoon 10-14 NA
American Grannom Larva illustration American Grannom Emerger illustration American Grannom Adult illustration
Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Dark Brown to Yellow Mar 1 -
Aug 30
Sporadic 14-16 NA
Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Larva illustration Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Emerger illustration Little Tan Short Horn Sedge Adult illustration

Mayflies

Blue Winged Olive Light Olive Brown to Brown Olive Mar 1 -
Nov 15
Clouds & warmest part of day 16-18 Evening
Blue Winged Olive Nymph illustration Blue Winged Olive Emerger illustration Blue Winged Olive Adult illustration
Western Black Quill Purplish Black to Grayish Brown Apr 1 -
Jun 30
Mid Morning 14-12 Evening
Western Black Quill Nymph illustration Western Black Quill Emerger illustration Western Black Quill Adult illustration

Midges

Black Midge Blackish to Black Apr 1 -
Nov 15
All Day 18-20 2-3 Hours
Black Midge Larva illustration Black Midge Emerger illustration Black Midge Adult illustration
Chocolate Brown Midge Brown to Chocolate Feb 15 -
Dec 15
All Day 20-22 2-3 Hours
Chocolate Brown Midge Larva illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Emerger illustration Chocolate Brown Midge Adult illustration
Micro Black Midge Blackish to Black Mar 1 -
Nov 15
Morning 22-26 2-3 Hours
Micro Black Midge Larva illustration Micro Black Midge Emerger illustration Micro Black Midge Adult illustration
Snow Midge Gray to Charcoal Jan 1 -
Dec 31
Warmest part of day 24-28 2-3 Hours
Snow Midge Larva illustration Snow Midge Emerger illustration Snow Midge Adult illustration

Stoneflies

Micro Black Dark Brown to Black Jan 1 -
May 15
38-44° Water Temps Heat of Day 18-22 NA
Micro Black Nymph illustration Micro Black Adult illustration
Skwala Stone Dark Brown to Yellow Olive Mar 1 -
May 15
38-47° Water Temps, Late afternoon and evening. Riffles and bankwater near foliage. 6-12
Skwala Stone Nymph illustration Skwala Stone Adult illustration
Winter Black Black Brown to Reddish Olive, Mottled Brown Apr 1 -
Aug 15
Cold Mountain Streams and Small Ponds 18-22 NA
Winter Black Nymph illustration Winter Black Adult illustration

Terrestrials

Beetle Brownish to Black May 1 -
Nov 30
All Day 10-18 NA
Beetle  illustration
Black Ant Black May 1 -
Nov 15
All Day 20-24 NA
Black Ant  illustration
Red Ant Red to Orangish May 1 -
Oct 15
All Day 18-22 NA
Red Ant  illustration


Weather for Singing River Ranch

Current: 36 °F    Partly Cloudy     Wind: 16 MPH ENE
Current Condtions

Partly Cloudy
Temperature: 36 °F
Humidity: 69%
Wind: 16 mph ENE
Pressure: 14.95 psi
Cloud Cover: 75%

Thursday's Forecast
weather forecastSunny
High: 64 °F
Low: 41 °F
Wind: 11 mph NE
Friday's Forecast
weather forecastLight rain shower
High: 56 °F
Low: 38 °F
Wind: 15 mph SE
Saturday's Forecast
weather forecastModerate or heavy rain in area with thunder
High: 41 °F
Low: 28 °F
Wind: 13 mph E

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