Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 12/11/2015


Humboldt’s Friday Fishing Report 12/11/2015


Reports

Salmon/Steelhead

All of Humboldt Counties river systems are finally getting the rain they needed. The rivers are completely blown out which is great for the fish but greatly reduces anglers success rates along these rivers. Although it is possible to catch fish in these muddy waters, most anglers will wait for the water levels to recede and clear before targeting a Salmon or Steelhead. The Smith river is predicted to be the first to drop down to fish-able levels followed by the Chetco and Trinity later this week. Once the water levels drop to a more manageable level, fishing should be excellent along all of Humboldt river systems. Anglers looking to score on the earliest action should monitor the cfs levels for their window of opportunity.

Low Flow Closure Hotline: (707)-822-3164


Ocean Marine Forecast

PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
902 AM PST MON DEC 14 2015

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT


TODAY
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 12 FT AT 11 SECONDS.
SHOWERS LIKELY.

TONIGHT
N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KT.
WAVES NW 11 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

TUE
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

TUE NIGHT
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 10 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

WED
S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES NW 11 FT AT 16 SECONDS.

THU
S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES S 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND W
12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.

FRI
E WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. WAVES W 10 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

What’s Open

Rivers

Steelhead

King Salmon

 

Oceans

Leopard Shark

Soupfin Shark and Spiny Dogfish

Sharks (State-managed)

Pacific Sanddab and Other Flatfish

Surfperch

Sturgeon

Tunas

Mussels


What’s Closed

Pacific Halibut

Ocean Salmon

Rockfish

Lingcod

Cabezone

Dungeness Crab

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