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  • Rough River Fishing Report

    Lake Level 495.3
    Discharge is 80cfs

    Water temperature is hovering around 83 degrees Water Clarity is Clear

    Bass are slow and being taken on jigs and worms fished near
    structure in 15-20 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 slow - fair and being taken off brush piles and standing
    timber in 12-16 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 fair - good and being taken in 4-6 ft of water around timber and brush piles
    with cricket's ,redworms and waxworms .

    Catfish are fair and being taken on flats with Shiners , Bluegill

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