Copyright 2019 James Marsh
Free Shipping Continental U. S.
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
Watauga River, Tennessee - Fishing Report - September 14, 2019
The discharge schedule looks good for the next couple of days. They have to run water
every once in a while due to the showers and thunderstorms, as well as electrical needs.
You just have to keep checking the schedule.
Stream Conditions:





7 Day Weather Forecast:
The is a chance of rain everyday but Monday, for the next
week. The highs will range from 8
1 to 87 and lows from 57 to 65.


Recommended Trout Flies:
Afternoon Water Temperature: 54
TVA Release Schedule Wilbur
Blue-winged Olives: size 18 and 16, nymph, emergers, duns and spinners
Brown Sculpin, White Belly Sculpin and Articulated streamers, size 4/6
Black Matuka and Olive Matuka Sculpin, size 4/6
Aquatic Worms, size 12, pink, red, and others
Midges: Blood (Red), sizes 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Light Green, size 20/22, larva, pupa and adults
Midges: Cream, size 20/22, larva pupa and adults
Green Sedge caddis, size 14/16, larva, pupa and adults
Cinnamon Caddis, size 16/18, are hatching.
Little Yellow stoneflies, size 14/16, nymphs and adults
Carpenter ants, size 16/18
Japaneese Beetles, size 14/16
Sandwich hoppers, green, orange, brown, 12/10/8/6/4
Strategies, Techniques and Tips:
There is little change in the best approach to use. Be sure to check the TVA release
schedule shown above.
Our Brown Sculpin and White Belly Sculpin and Articulated streamers are excellent flies
to use anytime.
Midges are hatching. Fish the pupa and larva in tandem for the best results.
Aquatic worms are working.
Hatches of various species of Blue-winged Olives are possible in the afternoons and .
Aquatic Worms are working good.
Black and Olive Matuka sculpin are good streamers to use.
Cinnamon caddis and Green Sedge caddis are hatching.
Little Yellow stoneflies are hatching.
Terrestrials, like Carpenter ants, Japanese beetles and hoppers are working.
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.

All orders are shipped free in the
U. S. Orders over $100 are shipped via
Priority Mail.  
Fly Fishing Watauga River,
Tennessee
A description of the Watauga
river, Guide to fly fishing the
Watauga River, Watauga River
fishing seasons, and much more