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Turkey Time in Texas

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Tom Behrens has over 50 years experience in fishing and hunting across the United States. Much of this time was spent in Oklahoma and Texas where he became very familiar with the outdoor opportunities in these states. You may contact him by email at: tomdoglover29@aol.com




Rio Grande turkey has a bag limit of 4 birds, and the general seasons are:
South Zone: 3/17 - 4/29
North Zone: 3/31 - 5/13
Special 1 Turkey Bag Limit (10 counties): 4/1 - 4/30
Check county listings for special bag limits, season dates and other special regulations for counties. Refer to your Outdoor Annual for general dates, the Spring Zone Map and required tagging information.


Eastern turkey has a limit of 1 bird, and the general season is April 15 - May 14. Eastern Turkey hunters must check their harvested turkey with the free My Texas Hunt Harvest app or website.


Photo courtesy TPWD




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Possum Kingdom Lake Weather Forecast

Saturday

Hot

Hi: 109

Saturday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 79

Sunday

Hot

Hi: 111

Sunday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 79

Monday

Hot

Hi: 109

Monday Night

Slight Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 79

Tuesday

Hot

Hi: 102

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 77


Possum Kingdom Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 7/21: 996.27 (-2.73)



Possum Kingdom Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Jul. 18)

Water fairly clear; 84–91 degrees; 2.37’ low. Black bass are fair to good on topwaters early and late, midday switching to drop shot rigs, jigs and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair to good on live minnows around structure in 14–22 feet. White bass are fair to good on slabs. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are good on live and cut bait.