The following is provided by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation:
Arbuckle: October 19. Elevation 4 ft. below normal, water 68 and clear to stained in the upper arms. Bass good on topwater lures, Senko lures and Texas-rigged creature baits. Crappie good on brown/chartreuse jigs at 15-22 ft. in main lake brush piles and slow around docks. Report submitted by Jack Melton.
Blue River: October 22. Elevation normal, water 57 and clear. Small and spotted bass fair on soft plastic baits fished slowly around structure and waterfalls. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, stinkbait and minnows around current in larger pools and below breaks in current. Sunfish good on grasshoppers in shallow slack water areas. Report Submitted by Matt Gamble, fisheries biologist, Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.
Eufaula: October 20. Elevation 1/2 ft. below normal, water clear in the ease and murky in the west. Largemouth bass fair on plastic baits and crankbaits around points and boat docks. Blue catfish fair on shad along shallow flats. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around boat docks, standing timber and bridges. Report submitted by Ed Rodebush, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.
Konawa: October 20. Elevation normal, water 73 and clear. Largemouth bass good on plastic worms at 5-10 ft. along weed beds and along points. Channel catfish good on chicken liver and cut shad along creek channels. White bass and striped bass hybrids fair on minnows and jigs at 15 ft. in the discharge canal. Sunfish fair at 3-6 ft. along weed lines. Report submitted by Dale Stites, game warden stationed in Pontotoc County.
Robert S. Kerr: October 21. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and plastic baits around brush, grass and riprap around the river and good in cutoffs of the river. Spotted bass and white bass excellent up Canadian River, white bass are congregated in deeper pools. Crappie fair in deeper submerged brush locations. Channel and blue catfish excellent on trotlines and juglines baited with cut bait at 12-20 ft. close to creek and river channels and on cut bait, pole fishing in the river channel. Flathead catfish good on trotlines baited with live bait up river or in coves. Report submitted by Allen Couch, game warden stationed in Haskell County.
Texoma: October 20. Elevation 5 1/2 ft. below normal, water 76 and clear. Largemouth and smallmouth bass fair to good on plastic worms and crankbaits at 10-20 ft. in creek channels. Striped and white bass fair to good on live bait, sassy shad and slabs at 10-25 ft. in the river channels. Channel and blue catfish fair to good at 10-20 ft. from the Washita River to Catfish Bay and Sanders Island View on the Red River. Crappie fair to good on minnows and jigs at 5-15 ft.in underwater brush and the creeks. Sunfish fair to good on worms and small tube jigs at 5-10 ft. around fishing docks. Report submitted by Danny Clubb, game warden stationed in Bryan County.
Wister: October 20. Elevation normal, water murky. Largemouth bass fair on spinnerbaits and crankbaits Crappie fair on minnows and white/pink jigs at 15-20 ft. Catfish fair on live shad and liver and on juglines and trotlines baited with cut bait. Report submitted by Randy Fennell, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.