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#12689737 - 03/26/18 11:32 AM More Rain...
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Loc: Shawnee, KS
It looks like some significant rain is forecasted for Tuesday/Wednesday in East TX. With the lakes already being full and clarity being limited (at lake fork anyway) will this have much impact on the spawn and fishing success or are the fish already used to these conditions? Thanks!

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#12689738 - 03/26/18 11:36 AM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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Only an impact on those fishermen wanting to temporarily interrupt some spawning action. laugh The fish will actually be better off if this is big enough to further dirty up the water.


Edited by 361V (03/26/18 11:36 AM)
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#12689751 - 03/26/18 11:41 AM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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Originally Posted By: TysonS
It looks like some significant rain is forecasted for Tuesday/Wednesday in East TX. With the lakes already being full and clarity being limited (at lake fork anyway) will this have much impact on the spawn and fishing success or are the fish already used to these conditions? Thanks!


The previous rains, dirty water and gates being open have not stopped some SALs being caught along with a ton of other fish. There will still be clear water to sight fish in.

Fish will keep doing their thing.

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#12689764 - 03/26/18 11:50 AM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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I think they’ll be relatively unaffected. They’re primed and some rain won’t do much of anything besides put the new-comers up in the sumberged brush. Let’s get it on!
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#12689766 - 03/26/18 11:52 AM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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It will make the spawn a lot more productive as far as survival rates go
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#12689796 - 03/26/18 12:04 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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From what I've read, and watched recently, dirty-chocolate water does not hinder the fish at all, if anything dirty water will warm faster in the sun.
As for fishing, we may have to work a little harder. The boat ramps around my place have been jammed, so it's not stopping anyone.
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#12689800 - 03/26/18 12:07 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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It'll be better for the spawn. The guys beating the banks catch an enourmous amount of bed fish they just don't know it.

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#12689801 - 03/26/18 12:08 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: JIM SR.]
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Originally Posted By: JIM SR.
From what I've read, and watched recently, dirty-chocolate water does not hinder the fish at all, if anything dirty water will warm faster in the sun.
As for fishing, we may have to work a little harder. The boat ramps around my place have been jammed, so it's not stopping anyone.
hooked


they are chasing that "Forklore"
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#12689880 - 03/26/18 12:56 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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The upside of rain, it keeps a lot of fisherman off. Did a club tournament 2 day this weekend, lakes were beat to heck with pressure, starting to think pressure on our lakes is ruining the fishing experience, my 02c
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#12689893 - 03/26/18 01:03 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: Doug R.]
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Originally Posted By: Doug R.
It will make the spawn a lot more productive as far as survival rates go


Try the Ray Charles bed fishing technique, it works thumb thumb peep

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#12689918 - 03/26/18 01:23 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
TysonS Offline
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Registered: 08/20/14
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Loc: Shawnee, KS
I appreciate all the reply's. I will be fishing Thursday, Friday, Saturday. I wasnt planning on sight fishing. Just driving a long way for a short window of fishing and am hoping it will be worth it. Thanks!

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#12689927 - 03/26/18 01:29 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: Bass&More]
L a r r y Online   content
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Originally Posted By: Bass&More
Originally Posted By: Doug R.
It will make the spawn a lot more productive as far as survival rates go


Try the Ray Charles bed fishing technique, it works thumb thumb peep


The Stevie Wonder technique works quite well also smile

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#12689944 - 03/26/18 01:43 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: L a r r y]
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Originally Posted By: L a r r y
Originally Posted By: Bass&More
Originally Posted By: Doug R.
It will make the spawn a lot more productive as far as survival rates go


Try the Ray Charles bed fishing technique, it works thumb thumb peep


The Stevie Wonder technique works quite well also smile


So does the Ronnie Milsap method

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#12690139 - 03/26/18 03:55 PM Re: More Rain... [Re: TysonS]
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Rain doesn't hurt but a monsoonal type flood is another thing.
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