Lake Palestine
Current Temperature:
46° F
Est Water Temperature:
65° F (What's This)
Barometric Pressure:
30.12 inHg (High)
Wind Speed:
North at 00 Knots (0 MPH)
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Lake Palestine
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Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lake Palestine 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. Lake Palestine 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:
32.18617
Maximum Depth (ft) :
65
County:
Anderson
Longitude:
-95.49409
Normal Elevation (ft):
346
Inpoundment Type:
Lake
Water Clarity:
0-1 ft
Boat Access:
Paved Ramps
Surface Area (acres):
25600
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
No Restrictions
Lake Management:
Other
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Guest
2018-03-09
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 4
Water Temperature: 59
Black bass hitting decent on points in 10 feet of water. Caught 7 on a pumpkin seed fluke then switched to a blue /black jig and hit some deeper brush piles was able to get 4 more from that. Largest one was 3.5 lbs most were smaller than 2lbs. Tried fishing close to the banks but had no luck at all.
Guest
2015-12-20
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 57
Fished at 155 bridge on 12/19/15. Water very stained. Caught 1 cat and 7 crappie. Had to leave because of wind. Lake was so high I could touch the bottom of the bridge. Needs a few weeks to settle before good again
Guest
2014-04-15
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 59
PALESTINE Water clear; 57-62 degrees; 0.86' high. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin wacky worms. Crappie are fair on jigs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are good on jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.
Guest
2014-03-19
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 55
Water clear; 52-57 degrees; 0.45' high. Black bass are good on red Rat-L-Traps and Xcite XB-1 crankbaits in natural shad in the Kickapoo area. Crappie are good on jigs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are fair on jigs. Catfish are fair on chicken livers.
Guest
2014-03-11
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 45
PALESTINE Water clear; 43-47 degrees; 0.50' high. Black bass are fair on red Rat-L-Traps and Xcite XB-1 crankbaits in natural shad in the Kickapoo area. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are fair on jigs. Catfish are good on chicken livers and trotlines.
Guest
2013-12-19
Species: Crappie
Fishing Rating: 3
Water Temperature: 48
12/15/2013 155 bridge was decent. Buddy and I caught 39 keepers and tons of throw backs. I caught a 30 lb Blue cat on 12 lb test line. Lake was flat no wind and temp was 35 to 45.
Guest
2013-06-11
Species: Catfish
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Did really well behind the spillway on worms and liver on a cork. We were only there about an hour and got 6. When we cleaned the they had a lot of eggs so they might be trying to spawn
Guest
2013-04-01
Species: Catfish
Fishing Rating: 2
Water Temperature:
Been slow catching catfish near Flatcreek Marina. Cold front and storms make for elusive fish. Have been catching on Catfish Dough and Chicken Livers.
Guest
2012-07-19
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 5
Water Temperature:
Chanell cats r extremely great at cherokee landing from seven pm till three am biting chicken liver rolled in strawberry koolaid powder .... High fin blue cats are biting hard best year ive had catching this many big blues on rod n reel they r in twenty plus feet up to forty foot of water use big shrimp average blues were catching is five to.eight pounds caught several twelve to sixteen.pound blues rod an reel fishing all caught on big shrimp ... Congrats to the giy who got the twenty six pound flathead out from under cherokee landing boat ramp we been after that fiah for three weeks but he kept backing up.too far under the ramp on us ......... Good luck.an good fishing ..... P.s. Fish deep water straight out from chimney creek the old road bed starting at the point sandbar ..... Early morning is when blues are biting great........ ~COUNTRY STYLE ~
Guest
2011-07-16
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Catfish are fair on the sand bars at night ,bait with shrimp or liver.
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Lake Palestine Largemouth Bass Rating:
3.8
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- Well got 12 yesterday all on brush piles,in 5 to 8 feet water most was on watermelon red Flukes,
then we both got a few on crank baits shad color blue backs chartreuse belly with orange belly the
biggest one was a 5 pounder.prase God just for giving me time out on the lake.Hope this mite
help some body,I'm here and know how it is not knowing anything about the lake.hope this helps
rpenn721@aol.com
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Lake Palestine Smallmouth Bass Rating:
2.9
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass are generally their most active at 65. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the smallmouth bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Lake Palestine Crappie Rating:
3.6
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spawning should be in full swing now, but some will still be in a prespawn mode. If you are not catching quality fish on likely spawning cover, back off and target prespawn crappies instead. Spawning takes place on woody cover such as: brush piles, stake beds, etc... in the upper ends of brushy coves and creek arms, in 2 to 8 feet deep, and some as shallow as 6 inches deep depending on the lakes water clarity. Prespawn fish will be in three to six feet of water, but will chase minnows shallower. Tight-lining minnows on long rods is the standard method now, but target-casting grubs and tubes to submerged wood works, too.
Lake Palestine Walleye Rating:
1.3
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
This is the water temperature of choice for walleye. They are feeding well and moving in patterns that should be fairly easy to pick up and capitalize on today. Baitfish are not at the peak of activity but they will be in good supply in the deeper water. The lake is really turning on this time of year and the fish should be biting well.
Lake Palestine Catfish Rating:
4
Lake Palestine Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
- Have been doing well off the sand bars at night,casting shrimp 12 to 15 ft out.
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Lake Palestine Spotted Bass Rating:
3.6
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
In the 65 degrees range, spotted bass are generally their most active at this water temperature. Baitfish are much more active in this water temperature and the spotted bass will be feeding aggressively throughout the day.
Lake Palestine White Bass Rating:
3.8
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- catchin on white grubs at rivre inlet & creek inlets
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Lake Palestine Striped Bass Rating:
3.8
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Lake Palestine Trout Rating:
2.2
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Trout 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 another full 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:

13:25

Sunset:

23:39

Moon Phase:


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