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Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lavon 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. Lavon 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:
Texas
Latitude:
33.121843
Maximum Depth (ft):
59
County:
Collin
Longitude:
-96.479178
Normal Elevation (ft):
493
Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir
Water Clarity:
3-6 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
21400
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
Army Corps
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Guest
2014-04-15
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 60
LAVON Water lightly stained; 58-62 degrees; 11.84' low. Black bass are slow on sun perch bladed jigs and green pumpkin creature baits. White bass are good on slabs. Crappie are slow on jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines. Zebra mussels have been found in this reservoir. Boats, livewells, and bait buckets must be drained of all water before leaving the area. Get details.
Guest
2014-03-19
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 51
Water lightly stained; 49-54 degrees; 12.20' low. Black bass are fair on black/blue flipping jigs. White bass are slow on slabs. Crappie are slow on minnows. Catfish are fair on prepared bait and trotlines. Zebra mussels have been found in this reservoir. Boats, livewells, and bait buckets must be drained of all water before leaving the area. Get details.
Guest
2014-03-11
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 45
LAVON Water lightly stained; 42-47 degrees; 12.36' low. Black bass are slow on black/blue flipping jigs. White bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are fair on chartreuse jigs and minnows. Catfish are fair on prepared bait and trotlines. Zebra mussels have been found in this reservoir. Boats, livewells, and bait buckets must be drained of all water before leaving the area. Get details.
Guest
2012-08-04
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Upcoming Crappie Tournament at Lavon Lake. Carey\'s Lake Lavon Crappie Tournament II. Time: Check-in and Registration starts at 5:30AM-7:00 AM at the Walmart parking lot 2050 N Highway 78, Wylie, TX . I\'ll be in a Blue 4 Door Toyota Tacoma w/ my boat behind it glowing green please have correct change. Make it all easy on me please. Start Fishing: 6:30AM End Fishing: 11am @ the Public Cove Side Ramp. More Information go to: http://texasfishingforum.com/forums/ubbthreads.php/topics/7822922/Carey_s_Lake_Lavon_Crappie_Tou
Guest
2012-04-02
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Crappie had slow down due to opening of the flood gates but I think they will pick back up this week. Get out and do some fishing
Guest
2012-03-26
Species: Catfish
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature:
Catfish are biting slow but on the way. Get out and do some fishing
Lavon Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
2.5
Lavon Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Lavon Lake at 49 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.
Lavon Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
3.5
Lavon Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- No smallmouth that I know of in Lavon.
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 49 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.
Lavon Lake Crappie Rating:
3.5
Lavon Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- minnows around trees
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the Water Temperature at 49 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.
Lavon Lake Catfish Rating:
3
Lavon Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- right now 05/11/2010 Worms,Shrimp,and Small blue gills are working best espically at night so bring a stringer have fun and fish good Daybzo
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.
Lavon Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
1.5
Lavon Lake Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- in my experinces with these animals in this lake they can be seemingly violent at times and if you are wading or get into the water they will nip
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.
Lavon Lake White Bass Rating:
2
Lavon Lake White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Very poor at this time 8/3/2015 - There may have been a large die off when the lake was on 1/2 full or the anglers really did some damage to the population at that time.
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White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lavon Lake Striped Bass Rating:
2
Lavon Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

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:

07:00 CST

Sunset:

19:53 CST

Moon Phase:


% Illuminated
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