Mid-Week Fishing Report: July 27 – 29, 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 savvy de Botton group of 8 anglers landed a record tally of 2.441 landed peacock bass enjoying perfect fishing conditions. This weekend the Spann Jr. group had a great start with 517 landed peacock bass, the largest of which weighed 18lbs.. Weather forecast and current almost perfect water levels make us think that fishing conditions will be excellent in 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. Although dropping tendency is expected to continue in the coming days with a positive weather forecast, fishing conditions should remain optimum.


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.