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SOUTHEAST AREA LAKES REPORT FOR 4th WEEK OF DEC Featured

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Broken Bow: December 23. Lake elevation below average with water temperature at 54 degrees. Largemouth, smallmouth, and spotted bass fair on bill baits, crankbaits, and jigs on brush structure, off points, and at the river mouth. Blue, channel, and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, live bait, and sunfish in channels, creek channels, off points, and at the river mouth. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

 

Eufaula: December 24. Lake elevation below average with murky water. Blue catfish excellent on cut bait, live bait, and live shad in the main lake, off points, and along shorelines. Striped bass excellent on jigs, plastics, small lures, and top water at and below the dam. White crappie and black crappie fair on jigs and minnows on brush structure, in coves, and at docks. Report submitted by Cannon Harrison, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

 

Hugo: December 24. Lake elevation below average with water temperature at 56 degrees and murky. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits and plastics off points and standing timber. Blue and channel catfish good on cut bait, live shad, and shad in the main lake and the river channel. Black crappie and white crappie good on jigs and minnows on brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Jim Gillham, game warden stationed in Choctaw County.

 

Konawa: December 26. Lake elevation is normal with water temperature at 50 degrees and clear. Largemouth bass fair on Alabama rig, crankbaits, jerk bait, and plastics in the main lake, off points, and in the river channel. Channel catfish slow on chicken liver, cut bait, dough bait, and shrimp in coves, creek channels, and along riprap. Striped (hybrid) bass and white bass fair on Alabama rig, crankbaits, live shad, and spoons in coves, in the main lake, and the river channel. Report submitted by Garret Harley, game warden.

 

Lower Mountain Fork: December 24. Lake elevation is below average with clear to slightly murky water. Rainbow trout good on Powerbait, salmon eggs, and Berkeley trout worms in creek channels. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

 

McGee Creek: December 24. Lake elevation is below average (two feet low) with water temperature at 61 degrees. White crappie and white bass fair on minnows in the main lake, river channel, and standing timber. Largemouth bass and spotted bass slow on flukes, jigs, and plastics in creek channels and off points. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Bryan and Choctaw Counties.

 

Pine Creek: December 24. Lake elevation is below average with clear water. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, and plastics in creek channels and off points. Black crappie slow on jigs in channels. Channel catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait, and shad in the main lake. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

 

Robert S. Kerr: December 24. Lake elevation is normal with clear water. Largemouth bass slow on rogues and spinnerbaits in the main lake, off points, and along riprap. White crappie good on minnows on brush structure, standing timber, and 12-14 ft of water. Blue, channel, and flathead catfish good on shad and juglines in the river channel and off sand bars. Report submitted by J.D. Stauffer, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

 

Sardis: December 23. Lake elevation is below average with water temperature at 54 degrees. Largemouth bass and spotted bass slow on crankbaits, plastics, and spinnerbaits off points, rocks and along shorelines. Blue catfish slow on cut bait and shad off flats and in the main lake. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Latimer and Pushmataha Counties.

 

Texoma: December 24. Lake elevation is above average with murky water. Striped bass good on live shad and slabs off points and along riprap. Blue catfish good on cut bait and shad below the dam, in the main lake, off points, along riprap, and in the river channel. White crappie and black crappie good on jigs and minnows on brush structure, at docks, and standing timber. Report submitted by Cody Jones, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

 

Wister: December 24. Lake elevation is above average with cloudy water. Largemouth bass fair on bill baits, jigs, and plastics on brush structure, in channels, and standing timber. Blue catfish fair on cut bait and hot dogs on brush structure, in channels, in the main lake, and on standing timber. White crappie fair on jigs and minnows on brush structure, in channels, and on standing timber. Report submitted by Thomas Gillham, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.

David Deaton

Digital Editor at Oklahoma Welcome

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