March 4th, 2018

On March the 4th water surface temperature on Watts Bar is currently 49 degrees. The surface elevation is 736.53 feet and steady.

Largemouth Bass: Flood water and muddy conditions have slowed bass fishing, look for clearing water in the backof of coves and creeks. Small crankbaits, hair jigs, and creature baits r producing some bass. Watts Bar like most lakes need stable water and relief from flood waters.

Crappie: Crappie fishing is improving with fish being caught in deeper blow downs , ledges, brush, and bluff walls

Catfish: Excellet using a variety of methods.

Rockfish no report available at this time, flood waters and strong current making for difficult fishing.