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Daily Fishing Update

18 inch Smallmouth Bass Caught on Center Hill Lake

Center Hill Lake


Fishing Line

Daily fishing information, lake elevations and generation schedules for Center Hill Lake can be obtained by calling 931-858-4366.





Generation Schedule



Day Time Period (Central) Generators
2/06/2014 6am - 10am 2 or more
2/06/2014 10am - 11am 1
2/06/2014 11am - 6pm 0
2/06/2014 6pm - 10pm 1
2/06/2014 10pm - midnight 0


For weekend and up to the hour generation schedules and discharge information, visit: TVA's Lake Information or call 1-800-238-2264, press 4, then 37, then press the # key.

Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Agency Information

Additional fishing information and regulations can be found at:

Fishing Report

The lake elevation today is 632.19 feet above mean sea level.  The surface water temperature is 44 degrees, at 10ft it is 44 degrees.

For the most up to date information on what's biting on the lake, follow this link from our friends from TWRA:

Please ensure you are wearing your life jacket and that all required safety equipment is onboard your boat and in workable condition.  

Average summer pool elevation is approximately 648.00 feet above mean sea level.

Generation Releases

For the most up to date information on generation releases and lake levels, please go to TVA's website:

Please note!  Water release schedules often change without notice due to unanticipated changes in weather conditions and power system requirements.

Use caution near dams. A large amount of water may be discharged without warning at any time. Your safety depends on obeying all posted safety regulations and warnings.

You may call TVA's Lake Information Line at 1-800-238-2264 to obtain the latest changes to this schedule and the weekend schedules. When calling, Select the number "4" on your phone's keypad - this is the water release schedule. The code for Center Hill Lake is "37."  After the CFS report begins, push the "#" key and stay on the line for the latest generation schedule.

** Folks with iphones can now download an app. from TVA that shows up to date information on lake levels.**  Follow this link to find out more!

Submitted by:  Ranger Staff, Center Hill Lake