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Lake Texoma Striper Fishing Report - April 3, 2018

by
Capt Steve Texoma Fishing Guide
Capt. Steve - 24+ Years Experience guiding in Texas. Will work hard to put you on fish every time out. Licensed Professional Fishing Guide Service. Fine Boat & Quality Tackle Furnished.




Lake elevation is 616.51 and water temp at the dam is 58 degrees. Fishing this time of year is up and down much like the weather but it's like anything else in life you have to take a risk for the big rewards.


May and June are usually a sure thing but if you are looking for the biggest striper of the year late February-mid April is usually your best shot at a trophy size pre-spawn striper. Fishing has been very good on Texoma the past few weeks for big fish and numbers have also increased over the last few days. This time of year fish can be any depth and anywhere on the lake so you just have to put in your time and take a chance.


I prefer 5' swim baits in glow and chartreuse color this time of year but live bait can also be effective so for your best chance at a Texoma trophy striper book your trip now with your favorite Lake Texoma Striper guide and if you don't have a favorite do your homework before you choose one.


Take a chance and you just might be rewarded with a fish like this 20.5 lb that we caught April 2nd.


Good Luck !!!
Capt. Steve Barnes


 


 




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Lake Texoma Weather Forecast

Thursday

Sunny

Hi: 54

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 42

Friday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 59

Friday Night

Clear

Lo: 44


Lake Texoma Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 11/15: 619.22 (+2.22)



Lake Texoma Fishing Report from TPWD (Nov. 14)

Water stained to muddy; 51–54 degrees; 2.67’ high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, bladed jigs and spinnerbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Striped bass are fair on slabs. Catfish are slow on trotlines. Please call ahead to confirm ramps are open.