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Walleye fishing has been excellent between Ruggles Reef and Lorain in 28 to 36’ of water, on Avon point, 40 to 55’ NE off Edgewater Park in Cleveland and 40 to 60’ NW off Wildwood State Park, 30 to 50’ NW off Fairport and 50 to 60’ NW off Ashtabula. Trollers are using black, purple, orange and green spoons and worm harnesses off planer boards and jet divers.
Yellow perch fishing has been excellent in 45 to 50’ NW off Cleveland and 38 to 41’ NE off Edgewater Park in Cleveland, 50 to 55’ NW off Fairport, 37’ NE off Ashtabula and 37 to 39’ NE off Conneaut. Shore anglers have been catching fish off the Headlands Beach and Fairport piers on the Grand River and in Cleveland off the E 55th and E 72 st piers in Cleveland. Perch spreaders with shiners fished near the bottom produce the most fish.
Based on the nearshore forecast the water temperature is 72 degrees off of Toledo and 66 degrees off of Cleveland