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WATTS BAR

Rating - Good   

Sunday, Aug 25 2019
Watts Bar: The lake is at high normal elevation.The water temperature is in the mid 80s in most locations.White bass are being caught in the tailwater, along mid lake humps and in the breaks early and late. Spinner-type lures are being used. Some topwater baits are being used for breaking fish.Bass are being caught on the main channel structure or flats while using the typical summer lures.More striped bass are being caught below Ft. Loudon Dam than Melton Hill Dam. A mixture of species can be caught while using shad in the tailwater.Catfish are being caught on various meaty baits while drifting in the main channel when current is present.Crappie fishing is good at night under the lights while using jigs, spoons, or minnows.




Sunday, Aug 25 2019



WATTS BAR

Rating - Good

Watts Bar: The lake is at high normal elevation.The water temperature is in the mid 80s in most locations.White bass are being caught in the tailwater, along mid lake humps and in the breaks early and late. Spinner-type lures are being used. Some topwater baits are being used for breaking fish.Bass are being caught on the main channel structure or flats while using the typical summer lures.More striped bass are being caught below Ft. Loudon Dam than Melton Hill Dam. A mixture of species can be caught while using shad in the tailwater.Catfish are being caught on various meaty baits while drifting in the main channel when current is present.Crappie fishing is good at night under the lights while using jigs, spoons, or minnows.


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