South Texas Plains Region Week of September 21, 2016

Braunig
Water murky. Black bass are fair on watermelon topwaters and soft plastics. Striped bass are fair down rigging silver and gold spoons near the dam. Redfish are fair on perch and shad. Channel catfish are good on shrimp and stinkbait. Blue catfish are good on cut bait.
Calaveras
Water murky. Black bass are fair on chartreuse crankbaits and soft plastics. Striped bass are fair on silver spoons and striper jigs near the dam. Redfish are good on crawfish and tilapia along the shoreline. Channel and blue catfish are good on shrimp, stinkbait, and shad near the discharge. Yellow catfish are slow.
Choke Canyon
Water stained; 85–89 degrees; 19.01' low. Black bass are fair on watermelon/red flake soft plastics and spinnerbaits in 10–18 feet. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and blue tube jigs. Channel and blue catfish are good on live bait. Yellow catfish are fair on live perch and goldfish.
Coleto Creek
Water stained; 100 degrees at the hot water discharge, 89 degrees in main lake; 1.31' low. Black bass to 5.5 pounds are good on crankbaits and spinnerbaits in 8–10 feet. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on live minnows and tube jigs near Coletoville Bridge in 8–12 feet. Tilapia are slow. Channel and blue catfish to 7 pounds are good on live perch and cut bait in 8–12 feet. Yellow catfish are slow.
Falcon
Water murky; 88–92 degrees; 31.85' low. Black bass are fair on chartreuse/black crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and soft plastics. Striped bass are slow. Channel and blue catfish are excellent on frozen shrimp and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow. Everyone in a boat must have a Mexico fishing license (if fishing the Mexico side) whether fishing or not.

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