SE OK Fishing Report
Arbuckle: Elevation normal, water 81 and stained to clear. Crappie and white bass slow; channel catfish fair; bass slow to fair on topwaters early, drop shots and crankbaits off points. Report submitted by Jack Melton.
Blue River: Elevation normal, water 74 and murky. Largemouth bass fair on minnows and flies. Channel catfish fair on liver and worms. Report submitted by Charles Baker, technician at Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.
Eufaula: Elevation 5 ft. below normal and clear. Largemouth fair on spinners at 3-6 ft. off points; white bass good on slab spoons at 8-20 ft. in the flats; crappie good on jigs at 6-20 ft. in standing timber. Report submitted Ed Rodebush, state game warden stationed in McIntosh County.
McGee Creek: Elevation 1 ft. below normal, water 82 and clear. Largemouth bass fair on soft plastic lures at 14-20 ft.; channel catfish fair to good on juglines baited with sunfish; crappie fair on minnows around cedar brush. Report submitted by Larry Luman, state game warden stationed in Atoka County.
Robert S. Kerr: Elevation below normal, water 76 and murky. Largemouth bass slow at 6-8 ft. on plastic baits fishing the edges of the old channels that has some rock, wood or weed cover; crappie fair at 10 ft. on minnows fishing woody cover; white bass fair 6-8 ft. on shad imitation crankbaits fishing the river channel from Tamaha to Webbers Falls dam; blue and flathead catfish fair at 15-25 ft. using fresh shad and live bait drift fishing the river channel. Report submitted by Rick Olzawski, state game warden stationed in Haskell County.
Texoma: Elevation 1 1/2 ft. below normal, water 81 and clear to the south and murky to the north. Largemouth and smallmouth bass good on topwater baits from surface to 5 ft. in creek channels; white and striped bass good on sassy shad at 10-15 ft. near islands; catfish good on cut shad at 15-20 ft. in Platter Flats. Report submitted by Danny Clubb, state game warden stationed in Bryan County.
Wister: Elevation 1 1/2 ft below normal, water 79 and murky. Crappie good around structure at 6-12 ft. on minnows, start deeper and work shallow as day fades to evening; largemouth bass good most soft plastics worked around the shoreline at 3-6 ft.; channel catfish good on punch or stink baits at 4-10 ft. Report submitted by D.G. Belcher, state game warden stationed in Latimer County.