Where: Fishing has been good near Ruggles Reef, less than two miles offshore from Beaver Creek to Lorain, in 30-to-40 feet of water off Cleveland, in 48-to-52 feet of water north-northwest of Geneva, and in 30-to-44 feet of water north-northwest of Conneaut.
How: Anglers are using planer boards or divers with worm harnesses and stick baits.
Where:Anglers are catching a few fish in 35-to-50 feet of water northwest of Gordon Park. Farther east, fishing has been good in 36-to-54 feet of water north-northwest of Fairport Harbor, and in 36-to-44 feet of water north of Conneaut. Shore fishing has been spotty off the E. 55th Street and E. 72nd Street piers in Cleveland. Fishing has been fair off the west pier of the Grand River.
How: Perch spreaders with shiners fished near the bottom produce the most fish.
Where: Fishing has been excellent in 15-to-25 feet of water around the harbor areas in Cleveland, Fairport Harbor, Geneva, Ashtabula and Conneaut.
How: Anglers are using soft craws, shiners, leeches, tube jigs and crankbaits.
Where: Fishing has been good in the Grand River.
How:Anglers are using agitators with jigs, small spoons and shiners.
Where: Fishing has been good along the Grand River.
How: Anglers are using night crawlers and large chubs.
The Lake Erie water temperature is 67 off Toledo and 50 off Cleveland according to the nearshore marine forecast.
Anglers are encouraged to always wear a U.S. Coast Guard-approved personal flotation device