Panhandle Plains Region Week of October 18, 2017

Alan Henry
Water clear main lake, stained to muddy up the river; 72–78 degrees; 3.83' low. Black bass are fair on 7" Power Worms, spoons, topwaters and jigs. Crappie and bass are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on live bait and punch bait.
Arrowhead
Water fairly clear; 73–79 degrees; 1.53' low. Black bass are fair on crankbaits, Texas rigs and jigs. Crappie are fair to good on live minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers.
Coleman
Water stained; 79–83 degrees; 1.72' low. Black bass are good on chartreuse spinnerbaits and Rat–L–Traps. Hybrid striper are fair on silver spoons. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are good on stinkbait and shrimp. Yellow catfish are slow.
Colorado City
14.69' low. No report available.
Ft. Phantom Hill
Water off color; 72–78 degrees; 0.68' low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigs, white squarebill crankbaits and watermelon seed flukes. Crappie are fair on live minnows. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers.
Greenbelt
Water off color; 72–79 degrees; 31.88 low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigs and shallow running shad pattern crankbaits. Crappie are fair on live minnows. Catfish are on nightcrawlers and cut bait.
Hubbard Creek
Water off color; 73–78 degrees; 2.35' low. Black bass are fair to good chrome/black Rat–L–Traps, Texas rigs and shakyheads. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on nightcrawlers and live shiners.
Mackenzie
73.12' low. Black bass are fair on silver spoons, Texas rigs and Rat–L–Traps. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers. No reports on crappie.
Meredith
Water fairly clear; 73–79 degrees; 49.69' low. Black bass are fair on split shot rigged flukes, Texas rigs and pumpkinseed jigs. No reports of smallmouth bass or walleye. Bream and channel catfish are being caught in good numbers.
Nasworthy
73–77 degrees; 1.26' low. Black bass are fair on lipless crankbaits, Texas rigs and black/blue jigs. No reports on crappie. Catfish are good on nightcrawlers.
O.H. Ivie
Water stained; 71–78 degrees; 36.63' low. Black bass are fair on squarebill crankbaits, Texas rigs and 1/4oz. green pumpkin jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers.
Oak Creek
Water stained; 72–78 degrees; 9.95' low. Black bass are fair to good on Shad/Blue Glimmer ChatterBaits, Texas rigs and shakyheads. Crappie are fair to good on live minnows. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers.
Possum Kingdom
Water off color; 74–79 degrees; 0.31' low. Black bass are fair to good on buzzbaits early, later switching to Carolina rigs, Texas rigs and jigs. Crappie are fair on live minnows and jigs. White bass are fair on slabs and tail spinners. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers.
Spence
50' low. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and cut bait.
Stamford
Water stained; 72–79 degrees; 0.08' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigs and Sexy Shad colored crankbaits. Crappie are fair on live minnows around structure. White bass are fair on live bait and Little Georges. Blue catfish are fair on cut and live bait.
Sweetwater
Water off color; 71–78 degrees; 23.75' low. No report available.
White River
Water stained; 73–78 degrees; 20.55' low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigs and spinnerbaits. No reports on crappie. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and cut bait.

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