Here is the latest news for Oklahoma Fish & Game
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FISHING REPORT FOR –January 9th 2019
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At Ft. Gibson Lake: Elevation above normal, water 47 and murky. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on live shad along the river channel. All other fishing slow according to Rick Stafford, Wagoner.
At the Lower Illinois River: Elevation above normal. Excessive rain has led to high water and murky conditions. Fishing is slow until conditions stabilize. Trout slow on PowerBait below the dam. according to Jeremy Bersche, game warden stationed in Sequoyah County.
At Eufaula Lake: According to Jake Bersche, game warden stationed in McIntosh County, elevation above normal, water murky. Blue catfish good on cut bait, shad and river channels. Crappie fair on jigs and tube jigs around brush structure, docks and main lake. Bass fair on crankbaits, jigs, plastic baits, sassy shad and slabs.
At Broken Bow Lake: Elevation above normal, water cloudy. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass good on crankbaits, jigs and spoons around brush structure and points. Blue catfish fair on cut bait and live bait in the main lake according to Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.
At Hugo Lake: Andrew Potter, game warden stationed in Choctaw County reports, elevation above normal, water murky. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs below the dam, in the main lake, river channel and standing timber. Crappie and cat fishing good-fair
At Robert S. Kerr Lake: Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait, shad and stinkbait along inlet, river channel and river mouth. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs along inlet, main lake and standing timber. according to Allen Couch, game warden stationed in Haskell County.
Now to check current Oklahoma lake conditions across the state go to the Website at: www.travelok.com/checkmyoklake. This website provides information on lake updates, water safety tips, etc.