Lake Level: 169.4 ft and falling one to two inches per day Water Temp: upper 80s, low 90s Clarity: stained to clear Crank baits and soft plastics continue to be best bet on catching bass along river channel 10 to 12ft. brush- drops and main lake ridges dropping into 20ft. plus sloughs. Deep diving cranks in Fire-tiger or shad colors and watermelon or crabapple working best in plastics. Early work shallow grass close to deep water with top water plugs, buzz baits, spinner baits and soft finesse plastics. When sun gets overhead, back out to deeper water using soft plastics and mid diving crank baits. Look for schooling bass mid day. Shallow diving chrome or shad colored crank baits and top water plugs working best when schooling.
Water Temp: 72