Fishing Reports - Central

 

1. Arcadia
2. Draper
3. Hefner
4. Overholser
5. Wes Watkins
6. Thunderbird

 

 

 

 


 



 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


 

 


 


Arcadia: May 16. Elevation normal, water 70 and murky. Largemouth bass fair on swimbaits and soft plastic baits at 3-5 ft. along coves and submerged points. Crappie fair on jigs at 5-8 ft. near the northeast end of the lake. Channel and blue catfish good on cut shad, punch bait and crawfish around rocky points. White bass slow. Report submitted by Mark Murray, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County.


Draper: May 15. Elevation above normal, water 67 and stained. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around docks and shorelines. Channel and blue catfish slow on cut bait and shad at the inlet. White bass fair on minnows and jigs at the inlet. Report submitted by Chad Strang, game warden stationed in Cleveland County.


Hefner: May 17. Elevation normal, water 69. Largemouth and smallmouth bass fair on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures at 1-5 ft. along flats, shallows and shorelines. Walleye, crappie and white bass good on crankbaits, rogues, minnows, worms and gay blades at 2-15 ft. along flats, riprap and points. Channel catfish fair on dough bait, minnows, shrimp, shad and Danny King punch bait at 2-6 ft. along coves, sandbars and rocks. Report submitted by Lucky Lure Tackle.


Overholser: May 16. Elevation normal, water murky to muddy. Striped bass hybrids and white bass slow on crawfish, cut bait, chicken liver and jigs along shorelines, points and in the main lake. Blue and channel catfish slow on live bait, cut bait and chicken liver in the main lake and along shorelines. Carp fair on dough bait and worms in the discharge and along shallows. Report submitted by Vince Mesis, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County.


Thunderbird: May 15. Elevation above normal, water 67 and stained. Crappie and white bass fair on minnows and jigs around docks and shorelines. Channel and blue catfish slow on cut bait and stinkbait along the river channel. Saugeye fair on crankbaits and plastic baits around points and rocks. The saugeye minimum length on Lake Thunderbird is 18-inches, any saugeye under 18-inches must be returned to the water. Report submitted by Chad Strang, game warden stationed in Cleveland County


Wes Watkins: May 16. Elevation above normal, water 66. Crappie and white bass slow on minnows and jigs around standing timber and along shorelines. Channel and blue catfish fair on punch bait and worms along creek channels. Report submitted by Mike France, game warden stationed in Pottawatomie County.



 

 

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