Here is the weekly fishing report for southeastern Oklahoma, courtesy of the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife.
Arbuckle: November 20. Elevation 4 1/2 ft. below normal, water 60 and clearing. White bass being caught on jigs and spoons at 20 ft. off bluffs and on spoons at mid-lake humps. Crappie being caught at 35 ft. around brush and around docks early morning. Bass being caught on crankbaits, brown jigs and jerk baits and on spinnerbaits in stained water. Report submitted by Jack Melton.
Blue River: November 22. Water 46 and murky. Trout good on garlic scented Power Bait, gold super dupers and meal worms. Fly-fishing good on woolly buggers, San Juan worms and caddis flies. Smallmouth and spotted bass fair on soft plastics in deeper pools around structure. Channel catfish good on chicken livers and minnows in large pools. Report submitted by Matt Gamble, biologist at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.
Broken Bow: November 21. Elevation below normal, water clear. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass good on jigs around brush piles and mouths of creeks. Catfish fair on juglines and trotlines baited with cut bait. Crappie good on minnows and jigs around structure. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.
Eufaula: November 20. Elevation 2 1/2 ft. below normal, water clear in the east and murky in the west. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits and plastic baits in rocky areas. Blue catfish fair on fresh shad in shallow flats. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 8-15 ft. around boat docks, riprap and standing timber. Report submitted by Ed Rodebush, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.
Konawa: November 21. Elevation normal, water 60 and clear. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits and plastic worms at 15 ft. in the discharge canal. White bass and striped bass hybrids good on minnows and jigs at 15 ft. in the discharge canal. Report submitted by Daryl Howser, game warden stationed in Seminole County.
McGee Creek: November 20. Elevation 7 ft. below normal, water 64 and clear. Largemouth bass fair to good on spinnerbaits and swim baits at 6-12 ft. Crappie fair at 10-20 ft. around cedar brush just off of main creek channels. Report submitted by Larry Luman, game warden stationed in Atoka County.
Pine Creek: November 19. Elevation below normal, water clear. Bass fair on crankbaits near rocky outcroppings. Crappie good on spoons around any deep structure. Catfish good on juglines baited with cut shad. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.
Sardis: November 21. Elevation 1 ft. below normal. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, swim baits, worms and spinnerbaits. Catfish good on cut bait and live minnows. Walleye good on trolling at 14-16 ft. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.
Texoma: November 20. Elevation 7 1/4 ft. below normal, water 64 and clear south and murky north. Largemouth and smallmouth bass fair to good on crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and plastic worms at 5-15 ft. around underwater brush and riprap. Striped and white bass fair to good on live bait, sassy shad and slabs at 10-20 ft. in the river channels and the points. Channel and blue catfish fair to good on live bait, worms and stinkbait at 5-15 ft. from Alberta Creek to the north. Crappie fair to good on minnows and jigs at 5-15 ft. around underwater brush and the upper creek channel. Sunfish fair to good on worms, shrimp and small tube jigs at 5-10 ft. around the fish attractors and riprap. Report submitted by Danny Clubb, game warden stationed in Bryan County.
Wister: November 21. Elevation normal, water murky. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits and spinnerbaits. Catfish fair to good on juglines baited with cut shad and liver. Report submitted by Randy Fennell, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.
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