Lake Erie Central Basin|
Where: Excellent fishing continues in 40 to 52 feet of water north-northwest of Edgewater Park, in 35 to 55 feet of water north of Wildwood Park, in 32 to 35 feet and 72 to 76 feet of water north of Ashtabula, and in 70 to 75 feet of water north of Conneaut. Fish are suspended and anglers are targeting fishing depths of 20 to 55 feet.
How: Walleye have been caught trolling using crankbaits or spoons with planer boards, dipsy and jet divers. Anglers are also casting and drifting worm harnesses and weight forward spinners. Try using bright colors including lemon, chartreuse, orange, green, and pink and purple. Anglers fishing from shore are catching fish off the piers in Cleveland using spinners and stick baits.
The Lake Erie water temperature is 77 off Toledo and 74 off Cleveland according to the nearshore marine forecast.