Pineywoods Region Week of January 16, 2019

Bob Sandlin
Water lightly stained; 48–52 degrees; 0.32' high. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, shakeyhead worms and lipless crankbaits. Crappie are good on minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Catfish are good on trotlines.
Caddo
Water lightly stained; 49–54 degrees; 2.40' high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged craws, lipless crankbaits and bladed jigs. Crappie are fair on jigs and minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Conroe
Water murky; 55–59 degrees; 0.20' high. Black bass are fair on watermelon red and pumpkinseed spinnerbaits and Rat–L–Traps in 15–35 feet. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and blue tube jigs. Catfish are good on stinkbait and frozen shrimp.
Fork
Water lightly stained; 48–51 degrees; 0.44' low. Black bass are slow on bladed jigs, football jigs, and Carolina rigged worms. White and yellow bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs near bridges. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Houston County
Water murky; 54–58 degrees; 0.42' high. Black bass are fair on crankbaits and clear/metal flake Brush Hogs around brush. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows near piers at the dam. Bream are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
Lake O' The Pines
Water lightly stained; 49–52 degrees: 6.11' high. Black bass are good on bladed jigs, lipless crankbaits and Carolina rigged creature baits. White bass are fair on slabs and minnows. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines and prepared bait.
Livingston
Water stained; 55–59 degrees; 1.87' high. Black bass are good on crankbaits, buzzbaits, and spinnerbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are very good on minnows in creeks. Blue catfish are fair on trotlines baited with shad and minnows. Yellow catfish are slow.
Martin Creek
Water lightly stained; 76–83 degrees; 0.01' high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, bladed jigs and shakeyhead worms. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. White bass are good on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Monticello
Water stained; 47–51 degrees; 2.33' low. Black bass are slow on spinnerbaits, lipless crankbaits and Texas rigged worms. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are slow on trotlines.
Sam Rayburn
Water stained; 57–61 degrees; 10.12' high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Bream are slow. Catfish are slow.
Steinhagen
0.82' low. No report available.
Toledo Bend
Water stained; 56–60 degrees; 0.21' high. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin soft plastics, spinnerbaits, and Rat–L–Traps. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on minnows. Crappie are fair on minnows and blue tube jigs over brush piles. Bream are fair on worms. Channel and blue catfish are good on liver, shrimp, and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.
Wright Patman
Water stained; 49–53 degrees; 14.37 high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, lipless crankbaits and bladed jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

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