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Aquaman01

Current break?

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Got a question for you about current structure. I'm taking my neighbor out to a shore spot in The Missy tomorrow evening and the shore we can get to is the inside of a wide bend - the closest 20' - 30' is riffled, then it gets smooth more towards the center of the river. I didn't notice any back-currents, and structure like logs and big rocks is nil.

Q) - what's that smooth spot likely to be? faster? slower? deeper? sand? main channel?

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For one, river current is strange and misleading at times. From my experience the channel should be towards the outside of the bend, but you probably know that.

I don't know man, or Aquaman. I've seen river water that has nice boils and waves and it's 18 feet deep. (Saw that on the sippi just north of Dayton) I thought it would be shallow, but I was wrong.

Maybe Turk would know.

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