Southfork Reservoir

Current Temperature:
61°

Est Water Temperature:
53° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
29.95 (Normal)

Wind Speed:
South at 08 Knots (9 MPH)

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Southfork Reservoir
National Pro Reports

Old Hickory Lake, TN
2015-05-22
I first want to start off by saying Old Hickory lost one of its true legends last week and a very dear friend to myself in Mike Erwin. Mike Erwin has been a familiar face to many of us that fish Old H... [more]

-Ian Huey

Nevada Reports

Southfork Reservoir General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Southfork Reservoir fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Southfork Reservoir water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Nevada

County:
Elko

Inpoundment Type:


Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:


Latitude:
40.662778

Longitude:
-115.752861

Water Clarity:


Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):


Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:


Boat Limits:


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Southfork Reservoir Community Fishing Reports


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Southfork Reservoir Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Southfork Reservoir Largemouth Bass Rating:
   4.8/5
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Southfork Reservoir at 53 degree water temperature largemouth bass fishing is getting ready to ramp up. The male bass will start moving up from deep water toward spawning coves and the big ones are right behind them. This is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. The female bass will start feeding at this water temperature in preparation for spawn. The male bass may be up shallow especially on sunny afternoons. Fishing sunny spawning grounds that are receiving the warm spring time sun is a great way to get a few largemouth bass in the boat.
Southfork Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Southfork Reservoir Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   5/5
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the water temperature at 53 degrees smallmouth bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Smallmouth bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It's time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Southfork Reservoir Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Southfork Reservoir Crappie Rating:
   0/5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie should be getting ready to spawn. Stay out in deeper water and look for schools. Schooling shad will be harder to find with this water temperature so when you find it, stay on it. Crappie schools will be breaking up quite a bit getting ready for the spawn. Also try fishing shallower with small crank baits and spinners on the warm banks with direct sunlight. This is a great time to be on the water.
Southfork Reservoir Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Southfork Reservoir Walleye Rating:
   -0.2/5
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Southfork Reservoir Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Southfork Reservoir Catfish Rating:
   4/5
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Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Southfork Reservoir Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Southfork Reservoir Spotted Bass Rating:
   4/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Spotted bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It?s time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Southfork Reservoir White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Southfork Reservoir White Bass Rating:
   0/5
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Southfork Reservoir Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Southfork Reservoir Striped Bass Rating:
   0/5
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Southfork Reservoir Trout Fishing

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Southfork Reservoir Trout Rating:
   0/5
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- Okay in early morning and late afternoon in shallow waters about 8-10 ft
Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):


Southfork Reservoir Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.
Sunrise:
05:21 PST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
19:58 PST







Southfork Reservoir Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
http://www.ndow.org  

State Parks
Http://parks.nv.gov/  

State Fishing Records
http://www.ndow.org/law/regs/fishregs/54...  

State Fishing Information
http://www.ndow.org/law/regs/fishregs/in...  

State Fishing Licensee
http://www.ndowlicensing.com/(v3xxdq45ir...