Two clients from Oklahoma City joined me today and we struck out at 7 AM. We had fishing and an HDS tuneup on the agenda for the day. We went over to the Ski Pond to get out of the wind but the fish were not at home this day. After talking about what we…

 

I’ve probably seen it windier at Skiatook in the years of fishing up there. I just can’t remember when. I met my clients at 7 AM. and we decided to go look around to see if we could find a place to fish that was sort of out of the wind, but still had fish….

 

The cooler nightime temps. and major wind shift moved the bait fish and the predators today. We looked all over and never found a real concentration of fish like we’ve been seeing lately. We ended the day with 12 Hybrids and a sun burn!! Water temps dropped to 59 degrees. I think I’ll try it…

 

Today was a perfect example of why you shouldn’t let the weatherman talk you out of going to the lake. On Wednesday this week he was calling for 90% chance of severe storms with tornado’s, blah, blah, blah. This morning at 6:30 the conditions were perfect for fishing. It was warm and a bit breezy…

 

We got an early start this morning and headed straight to where we wacked them yesterday. We got baited up and looked the area over and looked again but there were literally no fish to be found. After about an hour I decided, enough of this, and we moved a couple of more times until…

 

We loaded the boat today. There was nothing happening at our first stop this morning so we moved to another location where we have recently been doing quite well. That was all it took. Once we got stopped we pretty much stayed there all day. We boated over 50 Hybrids and several Sand Bass over…

 

The forecast was for storms but we challenged the weatherman and won!! Here is the #1 policy at Weekend Duty: “Don’t ever let the weatherman talk you out of going to the lake.” My clients today pulled on the rain gear and weathered about 15 minutes of rain and then enjoyed an absolutely fabulous day…