Central Basin |
Walleye fishing has been excellent between Ruggles Reef and Lorain in 28 to 32� of water, and nearshore in 10-25� off Cleveland. Anglers are also catching fish in 35-44� off Fairport Harbor. Trollers are using crank baits, spoons and worm harnesses off planer boards and jet divers and also flatline trolling. Fishing is picking up on the piers at Eastlake and Cleveland. The best times are in the evening and early morning.
Based on the nearshore forecast the water temperature is 61 degrees off of Toledo and 54 degrees off of Cleveland.