Saugeen River, ON and region fishing conditions update.

Posted on April 5th, 2016

Wayne Reports: The Saugeen River and rivers in Southern Ontario are flooding or extremely high from a major rainfall last week. An emergency has been declared in Chatsworth, ON due to flooding. Well water may be contaminated in certain areas of southern Ontario and they have issued a boil water alert in these areas.  Please keep yourself, kids and pets away from streams and rivers.

River Flow Rates: Flooding and muddy, visibility 1 ft.

River Levels: Saugeen River (above Durham) at 2.5M, Saugeen River (Walkerton) at 12.0M, Saugeen at Port Elgin at 10.56367M, Sauble River (Sauble Falls) 2.082M, Sydenham River (Owen Sound) at 5.544M, Maitland River (above Wingham) at 10.882M, French River at Woseley Bay at 188.1M, Bronte Creek near Zimmerman 6.35M, Credit River at Streetsville at 4.88M, Credit River at Orangeville 11.33M, Grand River (Doon) 4.567M (below Shand dam) at 2.038M, Rideau River at Ottawa 4.1M, Ottawa River at Britannia at 59.5M

Flyfishing: minnow, red wiggler worms, roe imitation

Prime Fishing Times: Saturday April 9, 2016: 1:59 pm to 5:01 pm (moon overhead) and 1:31 am to 4:21 am (moon underneath).

Always Fish Safely

Wayne Sheridan

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