Wright Patman Lake

Current Temperature:
59°

Est Water Temperature:
47° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
30.17 (Falling)

Wind Speed:
North at 03 Knots (3 MPH)

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Wright Patman Lake
National Pro Reports

Keystone Lake, OK
2014-11-08
Finding rocky wind blown points near sandy shorelines is the key to good Striper and Sandbass fishing this week at Keystone. Top waters and Shad colored swim baits are the best bets on this afternoon ... [more]

-Steve Carroll

Texas Reports

Canyon Lake, TX
2014-11-21
Canyon Lake water temp on 11/20/14...surface temp 65, at 50 ft, 60 degrees. ... [more]

Wright Patman Lake General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Wright Patman 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. Vital fishing information for Wright Patman Lake, including mean water temperature and moon phase. 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!

Wright Patman Lake is located in the beautiful piney woods of northeast Texas. Wright Patman Lake includes about 30,000 surface acres of water and 50,000 acres of land. Numerous recreational opportunities are available including camping, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, hunting, and wildlife viewing including wintering bald eagles, pelicans, and various migratory ducks. Local attractions include numerous festivals such as Four State Fair and Rodeo; Quadrangle Street Festival;Jump, Jive and Jam Festival in Texarkana; Forest Festival in Atlanta; and Frontier Days Festival in New Boston. Texarkana also has numerous museums and points of interest including historic buildings and memorials. [Wright Patman Lake. www.nwk.usace.army.mil, 01/26/2008]
State:
Texas

County:
Bowie

Inpoundment Type:
Lake

Surface Area (acres):
19000

Lake Management:
Army Corps

Latitude:
33.299304

Longitude:
-94.290242

Water Clarity:
10 ft

Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):
20

Normal Elevation (ft):
221

Boat Access:
Paved Ramps

Boat Limits:
No Restrictions

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Wright Patman Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Wright Patman Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.7/5
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Largemouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 47 degrees. If you have a chance to get out on the water, you are going to have to fish deep and slow. Jig fishing and Plastic baits may be your best bet this time of year for largemouth bass. You may also try fishing some sinking jerk baits.
Wright Patman Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Wright Patman Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   1.9/5
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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.
Wright Patman Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Wright Patman Lake Crappie Rating:
   3.8/5
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- Jigs in shallow water right now for bigger fish. Smaller fish are holding shallow in deeper water
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie fishing is sometimes at its best with the water temperature down this low. Crappie will be in large schools and follow the large shad schools around in extremely deep water. Find the deepest parts of your lake in old river channels and scan your graph for schooling shad. When you find the school, drop your plastics or live bait down to the bottom of the shad and get ready. Many crappie fishermen will be catching awesome numbers and size of fish this time of year. If you are brave enough to get out on the water this time when the water temperature is this cold, it can really pay off. Be careful out there, remember to boat safely. Never take any chances at these temperatures.
Wright Patman Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Wright Patman Lake Catfish Rating:
   4.1/5
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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.
Wright Patman Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Wright Patman Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
   2.5/5
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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.
Wright Patman Lake White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Wright Patman Lake White Bass Rating:
   2.5/5
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Wright Patman Lake Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Wright Patman Lake Striped Bass Rating:
   4.1/5
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Wright Patman Lake 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:
08:01 CST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
18:07 CST







Wright Patman Lake Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks
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State Parks
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/spdest/  

Texas Bass Tackle
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