Fishing Reports - Southwest
Ellsworth: June 29. Elevation above normal with one floodgate still open, water 81. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait and worms below the dam. Report submitted by Mike Carroll, game warden stationed in Comanche County.
Foss: June 23. Elevation 6 1/2 ft. below normal with gates closed, water mid-70s. Striped bass hybrids fair on live bait surfacing in the evenings. Catfish good on stinkbait and live bait. Walleye slow. Crappie slow. Report submitted by Eric Puyear, B & K Bait House.
Ft. Cobb: June 30. Elevation above normal, water 78. Striped bass hybrids good on live shad in the main lake. blue and channel catfish good on crawfish and cut bait around points. Report submitted by John Grellner, game warden stationed Cotton County.
Lawtonka: June 29. Elevation above normal, water 82 and clear. Saugeye fair on minnows, small lures and spinnerbaits in the main lake and around points. Report submitted by Mike Carroll, game warden stationed in Comanche County.
No report submitted.
Tom Steed: June 30. Elevation above normal, water 70. Blue and channel catfish good on juglines baited with cut bait and stinkbait on bottom along flats. Report submitted by David Smith, game warden stationed in Kiowa County.
Waurika: June 29. Elevation normal, water 72. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on cut bait, stinkbait and punch bait below the dam, along shorelines and riprap. Crappie slow on minnows around brush structure. Striped bass hybrids slow on live shad and sassy shad in the main lake, around points and riprap. Report submitted by Chris Stover, game warden stationed in Stephens County.