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I've been watching the water temps on pool 5 for a while now and it is nice to see that they have fallen some. Just 27 fewer degrees and a half hearted waldo plastics bite should get underway. lol

Last year we had water that failed to mark 50 degrees until well into November and then there was no rain to get the water up and moving. Hopefully we will have a better bunch of fall weather this year in that regard.

The draw-down has was supposed to bring the levels down about a foot and a half to 2 feet, but with the recent lack of rain and the high temps I think it is even lower than that....at least I thought it looked lower at West Newton last Saturday.

Every year about the time the tomatoes begin to ripen I get antsy and start to look at water temps in pool 5. I love that fall fishing with plastics for the walleyes and sauger, but they have a hard time getting too ambitious about it until after the water drops under the 50 degree mark. Just think.....only 27 more degrees to go.

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