Lake Russell water levels are still very high at right around full (full pool is 475.00) and the lake remains clear except in the very backs.Morning surface water temperatures are around 85-86 degrees.
It’s been a pretty good bite on Lake Russell for the last week, andGuide Jerry Kotal (706-988-0860) reports
Lake Wylie is at 96.7% of full pool.Morning surface water temperatures are in the lower 80s.
Early in the season the offshore bass bite can be really good on Lake Wylie, but after the fish have been heavily pressured in well-known community holes the action gets slower, the fish get smaller, and the presentations have to become more finesse-oriented.That’s where we are now.
From what he has seen tournament angler Reid McGinn of Fort Mill reports
Lake Wylie is at 96.4% of full pool and the lake is fairly clear.Morning surface water temperatures are in the low to mid-70s.
It took all spring, but in this post-spawn period the bass fishing on Lake Wylie seems to be improving.In recent tournaments plenty of bags in the teens have been weighed in, and tournament angler Reid McGinn of Fort Mill reports