Lake Russell

Current Temperature:
54°

Est Water Temperature:
52° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
30.10 (Falling)

Wind Speed:
West at 10 Knots (12 MPH)

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Lake Russell
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Lake Russell General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lake Russell 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 Lake Russell, 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!
State:
Georgia

County:
Banks

Inpoundment Type:
Reservoir

Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:
Private

Latitude:
34.491021

Longitude:
-83.492973

Water Clarity:
0-1 ft

Water Temp Factors:
Powerplant

Maximum Depth (ft):
0

Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:
Dirt Ramps

Boat Limits:
Trolling Only

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Lake Russell Community Fishing Reports


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Lake Russell Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Lake Russell Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.4/5
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Largemouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 52 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.
Lake Russell Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Lake Russell Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   2.8/5
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Lake Russell at 52 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Smallmouth 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. Smallmouth Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Lake Russell Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Lake Russell Crappie Rating:
   3.5/5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The crappie fishing should be getting good to great now. Crappie function excellent in 52 degree water. Crappie will be nicely bunched up still and moving more aggresively than when the water temperature is in the 35 to 50 degree range. With baitfish getting more active, the crappie fishing will be good. Good luck today!
Lake Russell Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Lake Russell Catfish Rating:
   2.8/5
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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.
Lake Russell Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Lake Russell Spotted Bass Rating:
   3.1/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With Lake Russell at 52 degree water temperature this is a great time to get out on the water and try hitting some deeper primary and secondary points. Spotted 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. Spottted Bass will move into warm water on warm sunny days.
Lake Russell White Bass Fishing

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Lake Russell White Bass Rating:
   1/5
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Lake Russell Striped Bass Fishing

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Lake Russell Striped Bass Rating:
   2.5/5
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Lake Russell 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:
08:38 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
18:22 EST







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