Monday, April 30, 2012
Water Temperature is 50 degrees at the surface
Water Level is 761.5 which means the rain from last week have brought the water level up about 2 feet. We still have about 4 feet to go before the water level is at a comfortable level for navigation without worry.
If you take your boat out just be sure to PAY ATTENTION!
Most residential docks are just starting to float. All the commercial docks are OK. The state launches MAY be allowing smaller watercraft to launch.
It looks like we should be where we need to be in about 2 weeks, if we keep getting these small storms.
Trout - Open. Both the brown and the rainbow are biting
Walleye and Northern open this week and it looks like it is going to be a good early season for them.
Tip of the week: It is a good time to get some dock maintenance done. Check your anchors and chain and inspect your barrels and floatation.
**** Although the water is low, it looks like we are going to have a good year for beaches which we haven't had in a while. Erosion is to a