Texas Panhandle Plains Region Fishing Report as of 2/23/11

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ALAN HENRY Water lightly stained; 50–58 degrees. Black bass are fair on shad pattern spinnerbaits and crankbaits along creek channels, and on jerkbaits, black/blue jigs and live baits suspended in trees. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on live baits.
ARROWHEAD Water semi–turbid; 51–59 degrees; 3.46′ low. Black bass are slow. Crappie are fair on live minnows. Blue catfish are good on cut or live shad.
BROWNWOOD Water clear; 55 degrees; 9.70′ low. Black bass are good on watermelon soft plastic worms and trolling Rat–L–Traps. Hybrid striper are fair on white striper jigs. White bass are fair on Li’l Fishies. Crappie are good on minnows and blue tube jigs over brush piles. Channel catfish are fair on stinkbait and shrimp. Yellow catfish are slow.
COLEMAN Water clear; 56–59 degrees; 10.87′ low. Black bass are good on pumpkinseed Rat–L–Traps, spinnerbaits, and crankbaits. Hybrid striper are good on minnows. Crappie are good on minnows over brush piles. Channel catfish are good on stinkbait and shrimp. Yellow catfish are slow.
COLORADO CITY No reports available.
FT. PHANTOM HILL Water clear; 50–57 degrees; 2.85′ low. Black bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Catfish are fair on prepared bait and nightcrawlers.
GREENBELT Water stained; 56–59 degrees. Black bass are fair on red Rat–L–Traps, Texas rigs and jigs. Crappie are good on jigs and minnows. White bass are fair to good on slabs. Smallmouth bass are fair on live bait. Walleye are fair on live bait and suspending baits. No reports on catfish.
HUBBARD CREEK 52–58 degrees; 9.5′ low. No reports available
MACKENZIE No reports available.
MEREDITH No reports available.
NASWORTHY No reports available.
O.H. IVIE Water stained; 52–59 degrees; 27.16′ low. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, Rat–L–Traps, jigs Texas rigged lizards. Crappie are fair to good on live minnows. Catfish are fair on prepared bait.
OAK CREEK No reports available.
PALO DURO No reports available.
POSSUM KINGDOM Water stained; 54–62 degrees; 1.51′ low. Black bass are slow. Crappie are fair on live minnows. White bass are fair on slabs. Striped bass are fair on live shad. No report on catfish.
SPENCE 69.47′ low. No reports available.
STAMFORD No reports available.
SWEETWATER No reports available.