Mossy Creek, Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Mossy Creek, Virginia Fly Fishing Reports & Conditions
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Hurricane Florence has the creeks and streams at or above flood stage.
Fishing Conditions

Fly Fishing Mossy Creek is currently Just OK

Orvis-Endorsed guides nearby:

Water flow: above average

Visibility: 10 inches

Water temperature at mid-day: 68 Degrees F

Water condition: Clear

Best time of day to fish: the warmer hours of the day

Best stretch: The closer you are to the main springs the better the fishing

Best access point: There are only 2 public access points: 1 at the Mossy Creek Church, and 1 at the 42/747 bridge.

Fly fishing hatches in order of importance:

Tricos, Drakes, Sulphurs

Fish species: Brown Trout

Fishing season: Year Round

Nearest airport: Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport

Mossy Creek Description

Mossy Creek is a peaceful limestone spring creek that meanders from its springhead in the village of Mt Solon about 8 miles to its confluence with the North River. It is similar to Pennsylvania spring creeks with fishable hatches of many species of mayflies and caddis. A four mile section of Mossy is open to the public thanks to an arrangement worked out by the landowners, Trout Unlimited, and The Virginia ...

Techniques & Tips

Hurricane Florence has the creeks and streams at or above flood stage.

7-Day Forecast

Anticipate High dirty water reaching to the last week of September at this point. Detailed Forecast This AfternoonA chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. TonightShowers and thunderstorms likely. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. TuesdayShowers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tuesday NightA slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. WednesdaySunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Wednesday NightMostly clear, with a low around 61. ThursdayMostly sunny, with a high near 80. Thursday NightPartly cloudy, with a low around 64. FridayMostly sunny, with a high near 84. Friday NightPartly cloudy, with a low around 65. SaturdayA chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Saturday NightA chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%. SundayA chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

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