: Crown Lake: Boxhound Marina (870-670-4496) said the clarity is clear and the surface water temperature is 88 degrees. Level and current are normal. Bream are good on redworms and are being caught around brush piles. Crappie appear to have fallen off this week; reports were poor. Get out early enough, though, and youll find a good bass bite. Throw your topwaters. Catfish are good in the evenings. Liver and nightcrawlers are what is being used for the cats.