Here are the conditions at Oklahoma lakes as reported Wednesday, June 30, by the state Department of Wildlife Conservation and lake rangers.

SOUTHEAST

Lake of the Arbuckles: June 26. Elevation 1/2 ft. above normal, water 84-86 and clear to stained up creeks. White bass being caught on wiggle-tailed pearl grubs surfacing near dam every day. Crappie best at night off docks and marked brush piles. Channel catfish being caught on baited holes up Guy Sandy Creek. Bass being caught on topwater lures early and on Carolina-rigged lizards the rest of day at 20 ft. Report submitted by Jack Melton.

Blue River: June 22. Elevation normal, water 84 and murky. Bass good on soft plastics and small spinnerbaits off of main channels and gravel bars and on topwater lures early and late. Channel catfish good on stinkbait, minnows and crawfish in deeper holes around structure. Flathead catfish good on live sunfish fished in larger pools late in the evening. Sunfish excellent on mealworms, crickets and small jigs. Report submitted by Matt Gamble, biologist at Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.

Broken Bow: June 26. Elevation slightly above normal, water mid to high 80s. Largemouth bass good on 10 inch motor oil colored worms around points and creek channels after dark and on spinnerbaits around brush piles during the day. Catfish fair on juglines and trotlines with cut bait. Crappie good trolling jigs at 10-12 ft. around windy points and slack water. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Eufaula: June 28. Elevation 3 ft. above normal, water 83 and clear in the east and murky in the west. Largemouth bass fair on plastic baits flipping the flooded brush. White bass fair on minnows and jigs at 8-12 ft. around bridges. Blue catfish fair on shad drifting the shallow flats. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 8-18 ft. around standing timber and bridges. Report submitted by Ed Rodebush, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

Hugo: June 27. Elevation 1 ft. below normal, water 83. Crappie fair on minnows at 10-15 ft. around brush piles. Catfish fair on juglines along the river channel. Blue catfish fair to good on cut bait below the dam. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Choctaw County.

Konawa: June 29. Elevation normal, water 92 and clear. Largemouth bass good on Carolina-rigged plastic worms at 8-10 ft. around points and road beds. Channel catfish good on stinkbait and chicken liver at 10-12 ft. around points and coves. All other fishing slow. Report by Daryl Howser, game warden stationed in Seminole County.

Lower Mountain Fork River: June 22. Fishing has been good on a weighted fly on the bottom. It is possible that you could get some dry fly action, very early and very late in the day. Some sporadic hatches of our famous Hexagenia mayflies have been occurring. Report submitted by Sid www.beaversbendflyshop.com.  

McGee Creek: June 26. Elevation normal, water 86 and clear. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 8-12 ft. around cedar brush, off main creek channels. Largemouth bass fair on dark colored soft plastic lures, spinnerbaits and topwater lures early and late in shallow water and on topwater lures schooling in open water early and late. Channel catfish fair on juglines and trotlines on live bait. Report submitted by Larry Luman, game warden stationed in Atoka County. 

Murray: June 26. Elevation normal, water 85 and clear. Largemouth and smallmouth bass fair to good on plastic baits early. Channel catfish good on stinkbaits, worms and minnows and on juglines. All other fishing slow. Report submitted by Jeremy Brothers, game warden stationed in Carter County.

Pine Creek: June 26. Elevation below normal, water clear. Bass fair on jigs near deep rocky points. Crappie good on jigs at 10 ft. around brush. Catfish good on worms near the half bridge on pole and line. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Robert S. Kerr: June 29. Elevation 1 ft. above normal, water 87 and murky. Bass fair on soft plastics and spinnerbaits along the shoreline. White bass slow. Channel catfish fair on juglines and trotlines with cut bait, night crawlers and fresh shad. Crappie good on minnows and jigs around submerged brush piles. Report submitted by Leland Sockey, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

Sardis Lake: June 26. Elevation slightly below normal, water 86 and murky. Largemouth bass being caught on spinnerbaits, swim baits and frogs early. Channel and blue catfish fair on cut bait. Crappie fair to good on minnows and jigs in deep water. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.

Texoma: June 27. Elevation 1 ft. below normal, water 84 and mostly clear. Largemouth and smallmouth bass good on deep diving crankbaits and topwater lures at 5-15 ft. in the creek channels. Striped and white bass good on live bait, sassy shad and surface lures at 5-25 ft. from Alberta Creek to the south and west. Channel and blue catfish good on live bait and stinkbait at 5-15 ft. from Catfish Bay to the north. Crappie fair on minnows at 5-15 ft. around fish attractors. Sunfish good at 5-10 ft. on worms and small spinnerbaits around the fishing docks and shoreline with riprap. Paddlefish fair below the dam. Report submitted by Danny Clubb, game warden stationed in Bryan County.

Wister: June 27. Elevation 1/2 ft. below normal, water 84 and murky. Largemouth bass fair on topwater lures, worms and jigs early and late. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around structure early and late. Channel catfish fair on juglines with cut shad and liver. Flathead catfish fair on live sunfish and night crawlers. Report submitted by Randy Fennell, game stationed in LeFlore County.’

OKC

Arcadia: June 29. Elevation above normal, water muddy. White bass good on jigs. Channel catfish good on worms and cut shad. Report submitted by Tim Campbell, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County.

Draper: June 27. Boating closed due to low water conditions. All fishing slow. Report submitted by Tony Woodruff, game warden stationed in Cleveland County.

Hefner: June 29. Elevation above normal, water 85-90 and murky. Largemouth bass fair on jigs and Carolina rigs at 10-25 ft. around brush and rocks. Smallmouth bass fair on jigs at 15 ft. around rocks. White bass and striped bass hybrids good on crankbaits and lipless baits at 3-10 ft. around windy points and trolling near surfacing shad. Channel catfish good on cut bait, punchbait and slip corking at 10-30 ft. off riprap areas. Blue catfish good on cut bait at 10-20 ft. off riprap areas. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs at 15-25 ft. on the dam. Walleye fair trolling crankbaits, drifting night crawlers, sassy shad at 5-20 ft. around humps on the lake early and late. Sunfish good on worms at 2-6 ft. Bluegill good on worms at 2-6 ft. Report submitted by Lucky Lure Tackle.

Overholser: June 28. Elevation slightly below normal, water 80-85 and murky. Bass slow. Striped bass hybrids slow to fair. Catfish fair to good on cut shad. Crappie slow. Report submitted by Joey Rushing, game warden stationed in Oklahoma and Canadian counties.

Thunderbird: June 27. Elevation 1/2 ft. above normal, water clear. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 4-6 ft. Saugeye good on jigs, sassy shad and medium-diving crankbaits off points and drop-offs. Channel catfish good on cut baits and sponge baits in Twin Bridges area and drift fishing. Bass fair to good on tandem spinnerbaits and plastic worms in coves around structure and on topwater poppers and buzzbaits early morning the shallows. Report submitted by Tony Woodruff, game warden stationed in Cleveland County.

Wes Watkins: June 28. Elevation normal, water 85 and clear. White bass good trolling the main part of the lake. Crappie fair to good on minnows around deep structure near the dam. Report submitted by Mike France, game warden stationed in Pottawatomie County.

SOUTHWEST

  Altus-Lugert: June 27. Elevation 7 1/4 ft. below normal and dropping. Crappie good. White bass fair. Walleye fair to good. Catfish fair to good.  Report submitted by Sue Hokanson, Quartz Mountain State Park.

Ellsworth: June 26. Elevation normal, water 85 and murky. Blue catfish good on juglines with cut bait. All other fishing slow. Report submitted by Mike Carroll, game warden stationed in Comanche County.

Foss: June 29. Elevation 1/4 ft. below normal with gates closed, water 80s and clear. Striped bass hybrids slow on live bait. Walleye slow. Bass slow. White bass fair. Catfish fair. Report submitted by Eric Puyear, B & K Bait House.

Ft. Cobb: June 28. Elevation 1/4 ft. below normal, water 84 and muddy. All fishing slow. Report submitted by James L. Edwards Jr., game warden stationed in Caddo County.

Lawtonka: June 26. Elevation normal, water 85 and clear. All fishing slow. Report submitted by Mike Carroll, game warden stationed in Comanche County.

Tom Steed:  June 29. All fishing slow. Report submitted by David Smith, game warden stationed in Kiowa County.

Waurika: June 28. Water 82 and murky to muddy. All fishing slow. Report submitted by Vince Mesis, game warden stationed in Cotton County.

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