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Lower (Middle) Owens River, California - Fishing Report -
August
17, 2017
It is still high but probably as low as it will get this season. There are a few
anglers catching some trout. Be very careful if you try to wade. The cloud
cover will help this coming week.


Stream Conditions:




7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is a slight chance of rain everyday for the
coming week. The high will range from 7
5 to 80 degrees and lows from 54 to
59.


Recommended Trout Flies:
Rate: 556 cfs
Afternoon Water Temperature: 58
Clarity: badly stained
Blue-winged Olives, size 18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Blue-winged Olives: size 18 and 16, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Pale Morning Duns, size 16/18, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Little Yellow stoneflies, size 16/14, nymphs and adults
Green Sedges, (caddisflies) size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Spotted sedges, (caddisflies) size 14, 16, lava, pupa and adults
Sandwich Hoppers, size 8-12, brown and green
Carpenter Ants, size 18/16, black
Japanese Beetles, size 16/14
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
Our Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin streamers are the best streamers you can use
during the Fall months.
The Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin streamrs are also good flies to use at this time.
Various species of Blue-winged olives hatch on cloudy days and the nymphs are very plentiful.
Pale Morning Duns are starting to hatch.
Little Yellow stoneflies are hatching..
Spotted Sedges (caddisflies) are hatching.
Green Sedges (caddisflies) are hatching.
Terrestrials, like Carpenter ants, Japanese beetles and grass hoppers may become important
at times.
Options For Selecting Flies:
1. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with the dates you will be fishing this
stream and we will send you a list of our
fly suggestions. Please allow up to 24
hours for a response.

2. Call us 800-594-4726 and we will help
you decide which flies you need.

3. Email us (sales@perfectflystore.com)
with a budget for flies and we will select
them to match the budget and get them to
you in time for your fly fishing trip.

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Fly Fishing Lower (Middle) Owens River,
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