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Fishing Reports

Conditions Seemed Perfect….but….July LOZ Fishing

Daily Fishing Log For July 28, 2013

General Info Weather / Water Conditions
Date July 28, 2013 Air Temp 67-78 Current Generation Minimum
Fisherman Bob Water Temp 82-85
Hours Fished 4.50 Sky Overcast Water Clarity Clear to Slightly Stained
Fishing Overall Poor (for me) Wind Light - Moderate
Fish Caught
Total Bass Caught Total Keepers
6 1
Size/Weight (Pounds)
3 4 5 6+
Baits Used
Keepers Other Fish
Crock-o-Gator 1 oz Jig Same, plus 10" Worm and COG Shaky Head
Bait Colors
Keepers Other Fish
Ozark Craw w Okeechobee Craw Colored Trailer Green Pumpkin
Location/Presentation/Structure

Bluff banks and brush piles in 25′ of water.

Fishing Notes

While the conditions seemed ideal, overcast skies, moderate wind, bait fish high in the water column everywhere, mid 70’s temperature, 83 degree water temps and slightly rising water, but….it is still July fishing at the Lake of the Ozarks. While it has been so tempting to fish shallow, which I did in pockets, around docks and in the backs of coves, the fish are still deep. All of the fish that I caught today were deep on points, in brush piles and along bluff banks in 15′-25′ of water. However, to try to figure things out for this fishing report and to see if I could report something different and new, I did spend considerable time fishing shallow with 10′ plastic worms, crank baits, buzz bait and spook. I fished from 12:00PM – 2:PM and from 6:00PM to 8:30PM. Bass still seemed to be scattered and my most consistent bite is still deep with a big jig or around brush piles with a 10″ plastic worm.

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