Elevations, Generation Schedule, Water Temperatures & Fishing Report:
The lake information for May 24, 2016 as of 12 AM includes the headwater elevation at 723.36 ft and the tailwater elevation at 555.06 ft. The generation schedule from: Midnight until Midnight.
However, this is subject to change without notice or warning.
Also, as of May 23, 2016 the water temperature at Burnside Marina was 68.1 at the Surface, 67.6 at 5 feet, 67 at 10 feet, 65 at 15 feet, 63.6 at 20 feet, 61.8 at 25 feet, and 60.8 at 30 feet.
bluegill and shell crackers are being caught on red worms and crickets in the
creeks and in the pockets on the main lake.
bass are off the nest and are guarding fry and can be difficult to catch due to
the high water.
can be found on the red clay flats on the main lake. You can catch them using
bottom bouncers with night crawler harnesses and pulling crankbaits.
are caught during the day and night. The daytime on live bait and top water and
nighttime along the bluff walls.
For more information on the generation schedule seven days a week please call 270-343-0153. You may also call the Lake Cumberland Natural Resource Management Office at 606-679-6337 during the week.