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Lower Sacramento, California River Fishing Report -
A
ugust 19, 2018
There's still a lot of smoke in the area. There is no chance of rain for the coming
week.
There are still some good taking place including the Pale Morning Duns,
Spotted and Green Sedges, or caddis. The particular hatches greatly depends on
the section of the tailwater you are fishing.  
Stream Conditions:






7 Day Weather Forecast:
There is no chance of rain for this coming week. The
highs will range from
95 to 99 degrees and the lows from 84 to 87 degrees.



Recommended Trout Flies:
Blue-winged Olives, size 20 and 18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin, size 6
Pale Morning Duns, size 16/18, nymphs, emergers, duns and spinners
Green Sedges, size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Spotted sedges, (caddisflies) size 14, 16, lava, pupa and adults
Japanese Beetles, size 16/14
Carpenter Ants, size 18/16
Sandwich Hoppers - Green/Brown, size 4 to 12
Strategies, Techniques and Tips for Trout:
Different species of Blue-winged Olives nymphs are plentiful in the lower Sac.
The Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin streamers are the best streamers to use at
this time.
Green Sedges, or caddisflies, are hatching.
Spotted Sedges, or caddisflies, are hatching.
Pale Morning duns are hatching.
Golden stoneflies are hatching.
Terrestrials are working.
Rate:  9440 cfs
Level: 12.99 ft
Afternoon Water Temperature: 56
Clarity: clear
USGS Real-Time Stream Flow Data at Keswick
Recommended Steelhead Flies:
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 Sacramento River,
California
A description of the Lower Sacramento
River, Guide to fly fishing the Lower
Sacramento River, Lower Sacramento
River fishing seasons, and much more
Recommended Salmon Flies:
Strategies, Techniques and Tips for Steelhead/Salmon:
None
None
None