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Daily Fishing Update

Daily Fishing Report

Receive daily fishing information by phone: (931) 243-3408

Fishing is reported to be good. 

Bass are being caught during the day on blade and shad type baits.

Currently 133 drownings have occurred on Dale Hollow Lake.  Of those fatalities, 0 were wearing life jackets.  Remember a lifejacket is like a seat belt, it only works when you wear it. 

As of 6:00 a.m., the lake elevation for today is 643.03 above sea level and falling.  The surface water temperature is 55 degrees, and at 10 ft is 54 degrees.

Average October Pool Elevation at Dale Hollow Lake is approximately 641 feet above sea level. 

Generation Releases


Day Time Period (Central) Generators
11/21/2014 7am - noon 2 or more
11/21/2014 noon - 4pm 1
11/21/2014 4pm - midnight 2 or more



Remember this schedule is subject to change at any time without notice.   

You may call TVA's Lake Information Line at 1-800-238-2264 to obtain the latest changes to this schedule and the weekend schedule. When calling, Select 4 - which is for water release schedules.  The code for Dale Hollow Lake is 35.  After the CFS report begins, push the # key and stay on the line for the latest generation schedule. You can also click here to visit the TVA Dale Hollow Dam web page.

Please remember to be safe when recreating on the lake. Always wear you life jackets and educate yourself on state regulations and proper vessel operating skills. Please feel free to contact the Dale Hollow Lake Resource Managers Office at (931)-243-3136 or drop in our vistitors center in Celina, TN Monday through Friday 7:30-4:00 for more information on water safety.