Prairies & Lakes Region Week of November 8, 2018

Athens
Water clear to lightly stained; 63–66 degrees; 0.09' low. Black bass are good on topwaters, buzzbaits and white spinnerbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Bastrop
Water stained; 75–79 degrees. Black bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Belton
Water murky; 70–74 degrees; 13.23' high. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Benbrook
Water stained to muddy; 62–66 degrees; 10.55' high. Black bass are slow on squarebill crankbaits, bladed jigs and Texas rigged craws. Crappie are slow on minnows. White bass are slow on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Bonham
Water stained; 62–64 degrees; 0.27' high. Black bass are good on shallow crankbaits, topwaters, and Texas rigged craws. Crappie are good on brush piles on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Bridgeport
Water lightly stained to stained; 63–66 degrees: 0.36' high. Black bass are good on Megabass S Cranks and shallow crankbaits along rocky points. Crappie are good on minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Hybrid striper are slow on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Cedar Creek
Water lightly stained; 62–65 degrees, 0.23' high. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, Texas rigged craws and squarebill crankbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Hybrid striper are good on slabs.
Cooper
Water stained to muddy; 77–85 degrees; 0.71' high. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, bladed jigs and Texas rigged worms. Crappie are fair on minnows. Hybrid striper and white bass are fair on slabs.
Eagle Mountain
Water lightly stained; 62–65 degrees; 0.39' high. Black bass are good on shallow crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and bladed jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and prepared bait.
Fairfield
Water lightly stained. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged creature baits, bladed jigs and topwater poppers. No report on other species.
Fayette
Water murky. Black bass are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow.
Gibbons Creek
Water murky. Black bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Catfish are slow.
Granbury
Water murky; 74–78 degrees; 0.07' low. Black bass are fair on shad colored spinnerbaits and crankbaits. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. White bass are fair on minnows, hellbenders, and silver spoons. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are slow.
Grapevine
Water stained to muddy; 62–65 degrees; 13.91' high. Black bass are fair on squarebill crankbaits, bladed jigs and medium crankbaits. White bass and hybrid bass are fair on minnows. Crappie are slow on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. Please call ahead to confirm ramps are open.
Joe Pool
Water stained to muddy; 62–66 degrees; 5.44' high. Black bass are slow on spinnerbaits, Texas rigged creature baits and bladed jigs. White bass are slow on slabs. Crappie are slow on minnows. Catfish are slow on trotlines. Please call ahead to confirm ramps are open.
Lavon
Water stained to muddy; 63–66 degrees: 9.30' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged creature baits, shallow crankbaits and bladed jigs. White bass are fair on slabs and topwaters. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. Please call ahead to confirm ramps are open.
Lewisville
Water stained to muddy; 62–65 degrees; 5.72' high. Black bass are slow on shallow crankbaits, bladed jigs and spinnerbaits. White bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. Please call ahead to confirm ramps are open.
Navarro Mills
Water murky; 74–78 degrees; 10.89' high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are slow. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Palestine
Water lightly stained; 61–64 degrees; 0.53' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, shakeyhead worms and bladed jigs. Crappie are good on minnows. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are good on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Proctor
Water murky; 72–76 degrees; 3.79' high. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Ray Hubbard
Water lightly stained; 62–66 degrees; 0.08' high. Black bass are fair on crankbaits, Texas rigged craws and spinnerbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows. White bass are good on slabs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Ray Roberts
Water stained to muddy: 61–65 degrees; 5.96' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, bladed jigs and squarebill crankbaits. White bass are fair on minnows. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. Please call ahead to confirm ramps are open.
Richland Chambers
Water lightly stained; 63–66 degrees; 0.42' high. Black bass are good on spinnerbaits, swim jigs and finesse jigs. White bass are good on slabs. Hybrid striper are fair on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Somerville
Water murky; 77–81 degrees; 2.40' high. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Perch are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Stillhouse
Water murky; 71–75 degrees; 13.17' high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Tawakoni
Water stained to muddy; 63–66 degrees; 1.31' high. Black bass are fair on bladed jigs, spinnerbaits and Texas rigged creature baits. White bass are fair on slabs. Hybrid bass are good on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Texoma
Water stained to muddy; 61–64 degrees; 6.69' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged creature baits, bladed jigs and white spinnerbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Striped bass are good on slabs. Catfish are slow on trotlines. Please call ahead to confirm ramps are open.
Weatherford
Water stained; 62–64 degrees; 0.03' low. Black bass are good on shakyhead worms, Texas rigged craws and weightless Senkos. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Whitney
Water murky; 74–78 degrees; 10.41' high. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Catfish are slow.

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