Watts Bar Lake by the TWRA

Watts Bar Lake Tennessee report by TWRA Region III with the data coming from Huntfishbuddy

 

Watts Bar Lake Fishing Report:     21 Feb 2018

Watts Bar

Reservoir Conditions: Normal summer elevation: 740.5 feet. Normal winter elevation: 736.0 feet. Current elevation: 739.13 feet. The water surface temperature is 49 degrees.

Largemouth Bass: Slow. A few fish are being caught. Use jerkbaits or jigs.

Smallmouth Bass: Slow. A jig rigged various ways will give the determined angler the best opportunity for hooking up.

Crappie: Slow. Fish along the bottom with jigs or minnows in ditches in the secondary water. A few suspended fish are being caught in the same areas.

Catfish: Slow.

Walleye: Slow. The number of anglers visiting the tailwaters is low.

 

 

 

 

14 Feb 2018

Watts Bar

Reservoir Conditions: Normal summer elevation: 740.5 feet. Normal winter elevation: 736.0 feet. Current elevation: 740.20 feet. The water surface temperature is 47 degrees.

Largemouth Bass: Slow. A few fish are being caught. Fish slow.

Smallmouth Bass: Slow. Jigs and rocky banks should be used in combination.

Crappie: Slow. Fish along the bottom with jigs or minnows in ditches in the secondary water.

Catfish: Slow.

Walleye: Slow. The number of anglers visiting the tailwaters is low.