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heartattack22

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Can the walleye be??? Has anyone been picking up and numbers of fish. I haven't been out lately but everyone I have talked to are resorting to bluegills and smallies. Any guesses as to what is causing this slow down?

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I guess zero is a number.

so I guess I have caught a number. If the wind would stop I might try weeds. Reef on west end not doing anything that I can see.

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Fish are in post Mayfly funk. Lasted 3 weeks last year on east end. Been almost 2 weeks this year. The few you catch are very full of small minnows ( perch ? ) They turned back on last year about this time,so maybe the upcoming warm weather will turn things around

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Heartattack,

The bite picked up on the East end today! smile.gif We boated 22 and kept 12 this morning.

Leeches or crawlers on short Lindys, 17 to 26 feet. on the reefs.

Hope the worst is over now!

Cliff

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fireworks anyone??? Maybe I will have to go give it an attempt tonight. We'll see. Too much other work to do around here though. Thanks for the update cliff!!!

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Sort of afraid to ask, but I have my family traveling up from Key Biscayne, FL for a long weekend this Thursday and our only means of bathing is in the lake. Has the recent cold spell dramatically driven down water temps? We were up two weekends ago (Frazer Bay) and it was around 74 degrees.

Thanks

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i was seeing surface water temps right at 70 last night. The sun should warm it up more here in the next few days.

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Bump, any other temps?

Thanks

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East bay temp at 6:30 was 73.7 My daughter spent a few hours on the floaty of the dock. Very comfortable. Today was very calm and around 80 tomorrow the same so water temps and fishing should remain good.

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Surface temps in Big Bay this afternoon were at 75 degrees!

Cliff

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Thanks a bunch. Looks good!

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