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  • Rough River Fishing Report

    Precipitation in last 24 hours: 1.08 inches
    Lake Level was 476.59 ft and rising
    Discharge is 775 cfs
    Rough River at Dundee was 19.53 ft

    Water temperature is hovering around 44 degrees Water Clarity is
    Muddy.

    Bass are slow and being taken on jigs and worms fished near
    structure in 6-12 ft of water ,while crank baits fished around
    12-18ft of water
    on primary and secondary points are producing a few numbers as
    well.

    Crappie are fair-good and being taken off brush piles and
    standing
    timber in 8-10 ft of water while using minnows with tubes being
    effective as well.

    Hybrids are slow and being taken on r shiners and chicken livers .

    Bluegill are still slow and being taken in 4-6 ft of water around
    timber and brush piles
    with redworms and waxworms and small spinners.

    Catfish are slow to fair! and being taken on flats with Shiners ,
    Bluegill, and Goldfish.

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    Rosie Red Minnows to Israeli Carp
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