South Holston Lake
Current Temperature:
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Est Water Temperature:
47° (What's This)
Barometric Pressure:
No data Available
Wind Speed:
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South Holston Lake
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Welcome to FishingNotes.com South Holston Lake 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. South Holston Lake 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:
Tennessee
Latitude:
36.539284
Maximum Depth (ft):
145
County:
Sullivan
Longitude:
-82.052934
Normal Elevation (ft):
0
Inpoundment Type:
Reservior
Water Clarity:
6-10 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
0
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
Other
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Guest
2014-06-08
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
The water temperature in the lower section (along dry branch road) is very warm. Hatch activity is poor to none. The 3 one hour pulses generation schedule is not sufficient to counter water backing in from Boone Lake. June 8, 2014
Guest
2014-04-23
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 61
Very slow day
Guest
2013-09-16
Species: Walleye
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
you can buy them at the bass shop on highway 75 in abingdon. They are 1.99 each...its a spoon that you attach and earthworm to and troll with it..they like the bright colors
Guest
2011-08-28
Species: Walleye
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
that should be catspaw spinner, blade with beads with two or three snelled hooks with a crawler attached
Guest
2011-08-27
Species: Walleye
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
i never heard of catsraw spinners can you post a pic of one or tell me where you buy them at.. thanks
South Holston Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
3.5
South Holston Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- at 52 degree water using a crank bat will help to improve your day as well
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With South Holston Lake at 47 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Largemouth bass will be feeding at this water temperature but will be much harder to catch. On Sunny warm afternoons its a great time to throw a crank bait, jigs or slow roll a spinnerbait at 5-10 foot on sunny points and drops off of sunny flats. Largemouth Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
South Holston Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
4
South Holston Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- going fishing for bass tomorrow 4/10/2011, will let you know how i do.
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 47 degrees. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a smallmouth.
South Holston Lake Crappie Rating:
3.5
South Holston Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the Water Temperature at 47 Prime Crappie fishing is in full swing. Crappies should be migrating to their spawning areas now. They?ll either be up in the final spawning area now or at tributary entrances. Concentrate around 15 feet of water. Fish Primary points at the mouth of the creek arms. Fish Targets at this point instead of focusing on bait fish. Fish trees, shrubs, vegetation, etc. Fishing correctly this time of year will get you snagged quite a bit since you need to focus on making and keeping contact with the cover.
South Holston Lake Walleye Rating:
4
South Holston Lake Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- we limited out on walleye above the 421 bridge 3 days in a row useing catsraw spinners and night crawler harnesses
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Walleye will be staging and getting ready to spawn now. With Walleye spawning grounds generally on gravel and rocky bottoms and preferring clean water. Start looking for pre-spawn fish in deeper waters with easy access to shallow clean water rocky bottoms. Walleye should be feeding aggressively right up until they start laying eggs. This is a perfect time to be fishing for Walleye.
South Holston Lake Catfish Rating:
4
South Holston Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
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.
South Holston Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
3.5
South Holston Lake Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature down this low. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a Spotted.
South Holston Lake White Bass Rating:
4.5
South Holston Lake White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Fyi you cannot keep any white bass as they were fished out years ago. They are currently trying to get them back
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South Holston Lake Striped Bass Rating:
3.5
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Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

The affects of the moon on freshwater fish and game are at a minimum right now. There will be a new moon coming up here in a few days. The fisherman should never use this as an excuse to not get on the water. The affects of the moon can only enhance the outcome of a day's fishing not decrease potential catch for today. On days without the new or full moon, all other factors including weather, barometric pressure, wind and cloud cover will make up today's equation for success.

Sunrise:

06:57 EST

Sunset:

20:01 EST

Moon Phase:


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