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weekly fishing reports by region
 
 
WEST 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.

WEST
ALAN HENRY: Water stained; 42-46 degrees; 9.69’ low. Black bass are fair on Rat-L-Traps, jigs and Texas rigs. No report on crappie. Catfish are fair on chartreuse (use Worm-Glo) nightcrawlers.

ARROWHEAD: Water off color; 41-45 degrees; 19.55’ low. One ramp open and few anglers have been on the lake.

COLORADO CITY: 23.03’ low. No report available.

FT. PHANTOM HILL: Water clear; 42-45 degrees; 17.33’ low. Black bass are fair on chrome Rat-L-Traps and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair on live minnows. Catfish are fair on cut bait.

HUBBARD CREEK: Water off color; 42-46 degrees; 30.07’ low. Black bass are fair on chatterbaits, Rat-L-Traps and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair on live minnows. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and cut bait.

NASWORTHY: No report available.

OAK CREEK: Water stained; 41-45 degrees; 25.54’ low. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, Texas rigs and crankbaits. Crappie are fair on live minnows. Catfish are fair on chartreuse (use Worn-Glo) nightcrawlers.

O.H. IVIE: Water stained; 42-46 degrees; 43.63' low. Black bass are fair on Rat-L-Traps, jigs and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair to good on minnows. Catfish are fair on live bait.

POSSUM KINGDOM: Water fairly clear; 42-47 degrees; 14.61’ low. Black bass are fair on shad pattern crankbaits, Texas rigs and Rat-L-Traps. Crappie are fair on minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers.

SPENCE: 73.61’ low. No report available.

STAMFORD: 17.26’ low. No report available.

SWEETWATER: Water off color; 42-46 degrees; 28.24’ low. No report available.

WHITE RIVER: Water stained; 41-45 degrees; 29.27’ low. No report available.