TWRA Unveils New Fishing Forecast Page

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TWRA has unveiled a new Fishing Forecast page on their main TWRA website. The goal is to build a comprehensive report each week about the fishing conditions on state lakes. You can find the Fishing Forecast at

Below is an example of the latest fishing reports:

Dale Hollow

Forecast Contributor – Danny Stone – TWRA Creel Clerk

Reservoir Conditions: Fishing is good. The water temperature is 84 degrees and the lake is falling.

Smallmouth Bass: Several smallmouth are being caught at night on jigs and spinnerbaits while fishing points in 15-20 feet water. Also, several are being caught early in the morning on topwater baits while fish are chasing shad.

Largemouth Bass:  Several largemouth are being caught on soft plastics on grass and sunken brush in 15 feet of water.

Walleye: Several walleye are being caught while tolling nightcrawlers at night on flats in 26-28 feet of water.

If you do not see a report for your favorite lake or if you are someone who can provide a report, please contact them at [email protected].