Mudfish Adventure

Pineywoods Region Week of August 14, 2019

Water stained; 88–92 degrees; 0.35' low. Black bass are fair on Senkos, shakyhead worms and spinnerbaits. Crappie are slow on minnows. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Catfish are fair on trotlines. 

Water muddy; 88–92 degrees; 1.01' high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged craws, white spinnerbaits and hollow body frogs. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines. 

Water stained; 86–90 degrees; 0.95' low. Black bass are good on chartreuse Carolina rigged soft plastics and Rat–L–Traps. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on stinkbait, hot dogs, and shrimp. 

Water lightly stained; 87–91 degrees; 0.84' low. Black bass are slow on Texas rigged creature baits, football jigs and hollow body frogs. White and yellow bass are slow on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and prepared bait. 

Water stained; 88–92 degrees; 0.01' high. Black bass to 4 pounds are good on yellow spinnerbaits. Smallmouth bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows around stumps and structure early. Bream are good on live worms under piers. Channel and blue catfish are good on shrimp and bream. Yellow catfish are slow. 

Water stained; 88–92 degrees; 2.84' high. Black bass are fair on buzz frogs, Texas rigged creature baits and buzzbaits. White bass are good on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. 

Water murky; 86–90 degrees; 0.08' high. Black bass are good on watermelon crankbaits and Rat–L–Traps. Striped bass are good but small on slabs and pet spoons. White bass are good on pet spoons, troll tubes, and slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Blue catfish are good on shad. Yellow catfish are fair on live bait. 

Water lightly stained; 89–98 degrees; 1.41' low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged creature baits, white spinnerbaits and swim jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines. 

Water stained; 88–92 degrees; 2.97' low. Black bass are slow on hollow body frogs, Senkos and Texas rigged creature baits. Crappie are slow on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. 

Water stained; 87–91 degrees; 0.83' low. Black bass are slow. White bass are fair on Li'l Fishies and minnows. Crappie are good on minnows. Bream are slow. Catfish are very good on trotlines baited with live bait and shrimp. 

Water murky; 86–90 degrees; 5.82' low. Black bass are fair on watermelon Rat–L–Traps and soft plastic worms. Striped bass are slow. White bass are good on pet spoons. Crappie are fair on minnows and white tube jigs at night. Bream are good on crickets and nightcrawlers. Channel and blue catfish are good on trotlines baited with live bait, stinkbait, and nightcrawlers. Yellow catfish are slow. 

Water stained to muddy; 88–91 degrees; 10.30 high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged creature baits, hollow body frogs and topwaters. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

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