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AHQ Report - Lake Murray

January 15

Lake Murray water levels are at 355.34 (full pool is 360.00), and surface water temperatures are in the mid-50s. There is lots of mud and current moving down the lake.

These are confusing times for bass and even more for bass fishermen on Lake Murray, and veteran tournament angler Captain Doug Lown reports

December 24

Lake Murray water levels are up to 356.22 (full pool is 360.00), and surface water temperatures are in the low to mid-50s.  As of yesterday the lake was muddy from the river down to Buffalo Creek and it is only getting more stained. 

Striped bass fishing on Lake Murray has been tough, and Captain Brad Taylor (803-331-1354) reports

December 13

Lake Murray water levels are at 355.45 (full pool is 360.00), and surface water temperatures are in the mid to upper-50s. The lake was fairly clear before the rains of the last 24 hours.

Bass fishing has

— October 25 Lake Murray water levels are down to 355.75 (full pool is 360.00), and surface water temperatures have fallen into the lower 70s.  Up the lake the water has turned over, in the mid-lake there are some signs of turnover, and the lower lake has not yet turned over. It would not be […]
— The newest Lake Murray fishing report can be found at: http://www.anglersheadquarters.com/ahq-insider-lake-murray-sc-fall-2019-fishing-report/ August 22 Lake Murray water levels are at 357.78 (full pool is 360.00), and water temperatures are in the mid- to upper 80s.  Clarity is normal. The striped bass fishing continues to be ahead of schedule on Lake Murray, and Captain Brad Taylor (803-331-1354) reports that […]
— Driving over the Lake Murray dam in the summer months, it would be hard to escape the conclusion that there is something exciting going on in the world of striped bass fishing at the intake towers.  Even on weekday afternoons it is rare to see less than 10 or 15 boats clustered around the […]
— The newest Lake Murray fishing report can be found at: http://www.anglersheadquarters.com/ahq-insider-lake-murray-sc-summer-2019-fishing-report/ June 26 Lake Murray water levels are at 357.84 (full pool is 360.00), and water temperatures have gotten into the low to mid-80s.  The water color remains a little more stained than normal. Bass still haven’t gotten into the high summer pattern one might expect […]
— The newest Lake Murray fishing report can be found at: http://www.anglersheadquarters.com/ahq-insider-lake-murray-sc-summer-2019-fishing-report/ May 23 Lake Murray water levels are at 357.84 (full pool is 360.00), and water temperatures are holding around 80.  The water color is a little more stained than normal. For now you can still fish the very tail end of the herring bite […]
— The newest Lake Murray fishing report can be found at: http://www.anglersheadquarters.com/ahq-insider-lake-murray-sc-spring-2019-fishing-report/   January 11 Lake Murray water levels are down to 351.18 (full pool is 360.00) and surface temperatures range from about 48-53.  There is still a ton of muddy water moving down the lake and above Dreher Island is pretty much red mud. Cold, […]
— The newest Lake Murray fishing report can be found at: http://www.anglersheadquarters.com/ahq-insider-lake-murray-sc-spring-2019-fishing-report/ January 1 Lake Murray water levels are down to 350.19 (full pool is 360.00) and surface temperatures are in the lower 50s.  There is a lot of muddy water moving down the lake. It’s still tricky conditions for striped bass fishing on Murray, and Captain […]
— If you know of a fishing tournament taking place in South Carolina that has not been included here, please email jay@usfishingreport.com and we will add it.  Thank you!    — January 2019 January 5 Cody Ambrose Benefit Tournament on Lake Murray from Koons Landing CATT Lake Hartwell Qualifier #4 from Broyles CATT Lake Robinson Qualifier […]

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