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weekly fishing reports by region
 
SOUTHEAST REPORTS
 

Compiled and edited by J.P. Greeson, Bink Grimes, Kendal Hemphill and Mark Perry for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department under a federal grant provided by the Sport Fish Restoration Program.

SOUTHEAST
CONROE: Water murky; 54-58 degrees; 0.01’ high. Black bass are fair on watermelon soft plastics, crankbaits, and Rat-L-Traps in 15-30 feet. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on stinkbait, liver, and frozen shrimp.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water clear. Black bass are fair on watermelon and pumpkinseed soft plastics and crankbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on frozen shrimp and stinkbait.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 55-59 degrees; 0.58’ high. Black bass are slow. Smallmouth bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on live minnows and pink tube jigs. Bream are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

LIVINGSTON: Water fairly clear; 54-58 degrees; 0.67’ high. Black bass are fair on crankbaits in the creeks. Striped bass are fair on slabs. White bass are fair on Rat-L-Traps and spec rigs. Crappie are good on minnows in the creeks. Blue catfish are good on shad. Yellow catfish are slow.

SAM RAYBURN: Water murky; 54-58 degrees; 2.09’ high. Black bass are fair on watermelon red soft plastics, crankbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. White bass are fair on live minnows and white spinnerbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows. Bream are fair on worms. Catfish are slow.

STEINHAGEN: 1.33’ high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water murky; 51-55 degrees; 0.90’ low. Black bass are fair on dark red soft plastics, spinnerbaits, and crankbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows. Bream are fair on worms. Channel and blue catfish are fair on live bait, frozen shrimp, and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.