Monday, July 22nd, 2024

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Monday, July 22nd, 2024

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Steve Carney: Plan your fishing based on the sun or cloud cover each day

Caleb Drahosh, of Jamestown, N.D., and Greg Drahosh, of Ramsey, with a pair of sunny-day crappies. While fish can be caught beneath clear skies, Carney much prefers some cloud cover – to bring fish shallow and to discourage recreational boating. (Photo by Steve Carney)

Things are really happening on the water right now, with the best fish bite of the season arriving on time. Cool nights have prolonged excellent fishing conditions, and I predict the good bite will continue well into July.
We just haven’t had any upswings in temperatures, and daytime temperatures have been frequently below normal in Minnesota.

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