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AUSTIN -- Here is the fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (full report is available at www.tpwd.state.tx.us)
BRAUNIG Water clear. Black bass are good on crankbaits and dark soft plastic worms in reeds. Striped bass are good on liver and shad. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are good on shrimp, cheesebait, and cut bait. Blue catfish are good on cut bait.
CALAVERAS Water clear. Black bass are good on dark soft plastic worms, spinnerbaits, and crankbaits. Striped bass are good on spoons and jigs near the dam. Redfish are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on liver, shrimp, and cheesebait. Yellow catfish are slow.
CANYON LAKE Water murky; 49--53 degrees; 8.03’ low. Black bass are fair on pumpkin/chartreuse hair jigs with JDC Pebble Craw trailers and Carolina rigged lizards along break lines and ledges. Striped bass are good trolling white striper jigs and vertically jigging Pirk Minnows and Spoiler Shads. White bass are fair jigging Pirk Minnows in 40 feet. Smallmouth bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and crappie jigs upriver. Channel catfish are slow. Yellow and blue catfish are slow.
CHOKE CANYON Water clear; 54--58 degrees; 23.54’ low. Black bass are fair on watermelon spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and Rat--L--Traps. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Drum are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on live bait and liver. Yellow catfish are slow.
COLETO CREEK Water clear; 55 degrees in main lake, 72 degrees at hot water discharge; 4.07’ low. Black bass are fair on soft plastics and spinnerbaits in 8--10 feet. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.
CORPUS CHRISTI Redfish are good in the Humble Channel on crabs and table shrimp. Trout are fair to good on the edge of the flats on MirrOlures, Gulps and Corkies.
PORT ARANSAS Redfish are fair to good on the ledges of the channel on mullet. Sand trout are good on shrimp in the channel.
PORT ISABEL Trout are fair on the edge of the flats on soft plastics under popping corks. Trout are fair in Cullen Bay and Laguna Vista Cove on shrimp and Gulps. Redfish are fair to good in the holes and guts on Gulps and scented baits.
PORT MANSFIELD Redfish are fair on DOA Shrimp and Gulps under a popping cork around grass holes. Trout are fair on mud along the edge of the ICW on Corkies and MirrOlures.
PORT O’CONNOR Trout and redfish are fair on Corkies over soft mud in waist--deep water in San Antonio Bay. Redfish are fair to good at the mouths of drains and deep channels.
ROCKPORT Trout are fair on the edge of the ICW on glow Gulps. Redfish are fair to good in California Hole and Estes Flats on mullet and shrimp.
SOUTH PADRE Trout and redfish are fair on the edge of the Intracoastal and at Gas Well Flats on DOA Shrimp and Gulps. Redfish and sheepshead are fair in the channel on shrimp.
TEXAS CITY Redfish are fair in Moses Lake on shrimp and crabs. Pier anglers have taken sand trout and sheepshead on fresh shrimp.
TRINITY BAY Trout are fair to good for drifters working pods of shad and mullet on the east shoreline on Corkies and MirrOlures. Redfish are good at the spillway on crabs and mullet.
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