Delaware River Report/Conditions 4/15/2011

The water temps are looking better on some sections of the river, hitting 50 degrees yesterday.  We should see some sun this morning, highs in the 50’s, with clouds rolling in this afternoon.  There were quite a few caddis and stoneflies in the air yesterday.


Taeniopteryx fasciata – Brown Stoneflies #12-14

Chimarra – Little black Caddis #16-18

Baetis vagans – blue winged olives #16-18

Here are your current flows and temperatures:

West Branch at Stilesville, NY 1,970 cfs @ 37º
West Branch at Hale Eddy,NY
2,390 cfs @ 39º
East Branch at Harvard, NY 581 cfs @ 45º
East Branch at Fish’s Eddy, NY 2,030  cfs @ 45º
Mainstem at Lordville, NY
5,170 cfs @ 45º
Beaverkill at Cooks Falls, NY 1,170  cfs @ N/A
Cannonsville Reservoir Level 101.0%