Mid-Week Fishing Report: Aug 03 – 05, 2019 (2 ½ days)



Week end´s tally (2 ½ days):

Note: this 2 1/2 days report is to rush last weekend’s conditions to our incoming anglers.

Marmelos fishery in Dry-Zone S. East -:   Last week the  Spann Jr. group ended the week with a 2.026 tally, argest of which weighed 18.5 lbs. . Last Saturday we received the Strong Jr. group which landed 531 peacock bass with two 18 pounders. Weather forecast shows no significant rain episodes in the coming days and water levels continue their mild dropping tendency presenting almost perfect levels for the coming days.


Today´s Average Water Levels:

in Dry-Zone S. East

Marmelos river

Guess work

Water levels continue dropping in our fisheries in the Dry-Zone S.East. The Marmelos river has reached the perfect level for peacock bass fishing and will continue dropping in the coming days. Considering the weather forecast fishing conditions are expected to remain within a narrow range of the optimum in the coming days throughout the fishery.

Blue dots represent water level monitoring stations where levels are rising and yellow dots where levels are dropping. Our area of interest is near Humaitá.
Above the rainfall forecast for Manicoré in the area of influence of the Marmelos river confirming that the dropping tendency continues in the coming days.

Find below the quarterly rainfall for Aug, Sep, Oct, showing that we should expect rainfall a bit below the historic norm, in our area of interest.. A moderate El Niño impact is expected on this regard.

Water level measurements at the Humaitá station continue to be within the historical parameters (see below)

Note: red line are 2019 water levels, the light blue strip is the 15 to 85% probability, the dotted line is the median and the yellow line is the historic minimum.