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weekly fishing reports by region
 
SOUTHEAST REPORTS
 

Compiled and edited by J.P. Greeson, Bink Grimes, Kendal Hemphill and Mark Perry for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department under a federal grant provided by the Sport Fish Restoration Program.

SOUTHEAST
CONROE: Water stained; 61-65 degrees; 0.05’ high. Black bass are fair on chartreuse Rat-L-Traps and crankbaits. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on stinkbait and shrimp.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water stained. Black bass are good on silver/blue Rat-L-Traps. Crappie are good on minnows and white tube jigs. Catfish are good on frozen shrimp and liver.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 59-63 degrees; 0.23’ high. Black bass to 4 pounds are fair on black and red soft plastic worms in 5-15 feet, and on black jigs around stumps. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and blue tube jigs near the dam and around piers. Bream are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on juglines and in creek channels.

LIVINGSTON: Water stained; 60-64 degrees; 0.36’ high. Black bass are good on chartreuse Rat-L-Traps and crankbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on small spinnerbaits and soft plastics. Crappie are fair on minnows. Blue catfish are good on shad. Yellow catfish are slow.

SAM RAYBURN: Water stained; 61-65 degrees; 1.53’ low. Black bass are good on watermelon soft plastics and Rat-L-Traps. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and blue tube jigs. Bream are good on worms. Catfish are good on frozen shrimp and stinkbait.

STEINHAGEN: 0.99’ high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water stained; 62-66 degrees; 2.56’ low. Black bass are fair on watermelon red soft plastics, spinnerbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. White bass are fair on minnows. Crappie are fair on minnows. Bream are fair on worms. Channel and blue catfish are good on live bait, frozen shrimp, and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.