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Kentucky Lake Fishing Report for:
in the Kentucky Lake area have been staying close to the fire these last
two weeks as winter weather has dominated the outdoor scene. Cold
temperatures and bone chilling winds have not been conducive to outings
on the lake recently but it appears the weatherman will loosen up next
week and return some moderate conditions to the area.
Lake has been falling slowly this week. Lake levels in the Paris Landing
area will be 354.7 going into the weekend, which is getting close to the
low ebb of winter pool.
at Kentucky Dam lake levels will be slightly higher with projections in
the 355 elevation range.
color has been quite clear. Surface temperatures have cooled down due to
the bitter cold and some ice has been present in shallow backwater bays
and on the rims of islands. Surface temperatures were reported to be in
the mid to upper 30ís this week but watch for them to warm some by the
middle of next week.
will likely remain in deep venues next week as the colder surface
temperatures normally force the threadfin shad back to safer havens.
Watch for the action to occur on the deep sides of ledges in that 18 to
25 foot zone.
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Steve McCadams is one of the nation's best known Crappie Fishermen
and a full time resident of Paris, Tennessee. Steve is also a
professional hunting and fishing guide here in the Paris Landing area.