Fishing Reports - Southeast

Broken Bow Lake Report

Aug 13. Elevation is 6 ft. below normal (falling), water temperature 90°F and clear. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Smallmouth, Bass, Spotted Fair on Alabama rig, crankbaits, plastic baits, spoons around brush structure, main lake, points, river mouth, standing timber.

Crappie, White Fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows, spoons around brush structure, points, standing timber.

Report submitted by Dru Polk (Game Warden McCurtain County)

Eufaula Report

Aug 12. Elevation is 1 ft. below normal (falling), water temperature 86°F and stained. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Smallmouth, Bass, Spotted Fair on crankbaits, in-line spinnerbaits, jerk baits, lipless baits, spinnerbaits, spoons, topwater lures around channels, main lake, points, rocks.

Bass, White Good on crankbaits, hair jigs, plastic baits, small lures around flats, main lake.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Good on cut bait, live bait, live shad, minnows, worms around channels, river channel, river mouth, rocks.

Report submitted by Jake Rowland (Game Warden McIntosh County)

Lower Mountain Fork River Trout Area Report

Aug 12. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 68°F and clear.

Trout, Rainbow on PowerBait, small lures, tube jigs around below the dam, rocks, spillway.

Report submitted by Mark Hannah (Game Warden McCurtain County)

McGee Creek Report

Aug 12. Elevation is 2 ft. below normal (falling), water temperature 90°F and clear. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Spotted, Bass, White Fair on buzz baits, crankbaits, in-line spinnerbaits, plastic baits, topwater lures around main lake, points, rocks.

Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Fair on chicken liver, crawfish, goldfish, grass hoppers, worms around channels, riprap.

Crappie, White Fair on jigs, minnows around brush structure, standing timber.

Report submitted by Jim Gillham (Game Warden Atoka County)

Robert S. Kerr Report

Aug 12. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 87°F and murky. (USACE Lake Level)

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White Fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows around below the dam, brush structure, creek channels, docks, rocks, tailwater, weed beds.

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Spotted Fair on buzz baits, minnows, plastic baits, small lures, spinnerbaits, topwater lures around brush structure, channels, points, rocks, shallows, shorelines, weed beds.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Good on chicken liver, cut bait, hot dogs, minnows, shrimp, sunfish, worms around below the dam, creek channels, main lake, river channel, river mouth, standing timber, tailwater.

Report submitted by Logan Shimp (Game Warden Haskell County)

Hugo Lake Report

Aug 12. Elevation is 2 ft. below normal (falling), water temperature 90°F and murky. (USACE Lake Level)

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Good on chicken liver, cut bait, dough bait, live bait, punch bait, shad, stinkbait, sunfish around below the dam, channels, main lake, river channel, shorelines, standing timber.

Crappie, White Fair on jigs, minnows around below the dam, brush structure, channels, main lake, river channel, standing timber.

Report submitted by Andrew Potter (Game Warden Choctaw County)

Pine Creek Lake Report

Aug 12. Elevation is 3 ft. below normal (falling), water temperature 85°F and clear. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth Fair on plastic baits, topwater lures around coves, creek channels, points.

Crappie, Black Fair on jigs, minnows around brush structure, standing timber.

Catfish, Channel Good on chicken liver, stinkbait, worms around below the dam.

Report submitted by Mark Hannah (Game Warden McCurtain County)

Sardis Lake Report

Aug 12. Elevation is 1 ft. below normal (stable), water temperature 80°F and clear. (USACE Lake Level)

Catfish, Blue Fair on cut bait around creek channels, main lake, river channel.

Crappie, White Fair on minnows around brush structure, standing timber.

Bass, Largemouth Fair on buzz baits, crankbaits, spinnerbaits.

Report submitted by Eric Barnes (Game Warden Pushmataha County)

Wister Lake Report

Aug 12. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 94°F and stained. (USACE Current Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth Slow on buzz baits, jigs, spinnerbaits around channels, main lake, river channel.

Catfish, Channel Fair on cut bait, punch bait around main lake, river channel.

Crappie, White Fair on jigs, minnows around brush structure, main lake, river channel.

Report submitted by James Williams (Game Warden Le Flore County)

Blue River PFHA Report

Aug 8. Elevation is below normal (stable), water temperature 84°F and stained. (USGS Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Smallmouth, Bass, Spotted Good on crankbaits, topwater lures, tube jigs around brush structure, channels, creek channels, rocks, shorelines.

Catfish, Channel Good on cut bait, punch bait, worms around brush structure, channels, rocks.

Sunfish, Bluegill, Sunfish, Green, Sunfish, Redear Good on crickets, grass hoppers, worms around brush structure, rocks, shallows.

Comments: Early mornings and late evenings are producing the most fish right now. If you are fishing in the afternoon fish will be in the shade under the trees, rocks, and banks.

Report submitted by Ethan Lovelace

Konawa Report

Aug 7. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 94°F and clear.

Bass, Largemouth Fair on crankbaits, plastic baits around points, river channel, weed beds.

Bass, Striped Hybrid, Bass, White Fair on Alabama rigs, crankbaits, live shad around coves, inlet, river channel.

Catfish, Channel Good on chicken liver, cut bait, shad around inlet, riprap, weed beds.

Report submitted by Garret Harley (Game Warden Seminole County)

Texoma Report

Aug 7. Elevation is 2. ft. below normal (falling), water temperature 89°F and clear. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Striped Good on Alabama rig, live bait, live shad, plastic baits around channels, main lake, points.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Fair on cut bait, dough bait, hot dogs, live bait, live shad, punch bait, shad, stinkbait, sunfish around below the dam, channels, coves, creek channels, docks, points, river mouth.

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White Fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows, nymphs around brush structure, coves, docks, points, rocks, standing timber.

Comments: Fishing this week has been good. Striper continue to feed very well on live shad. They are being caught near washita point, train bridge and the Roosevelt bridge. The bite has been early, once it gets hot it gets pretty slow. Blue cats are biting on cut bait pretty well near channels. Crappie are biting on hair jigs in 10-24ft of water.

Report submitted by Garrett Beam (Game Warden Bryan County)