The following is a weekly summary of the fishing conditions on Norris Lake as reported by creel clerks from the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA).
The lake level on Thursday, Aug. 11 was 1,014.28 feet and falling.
Bluegills were spawning in advance of the full moon (Aug. 13).
Some keepers are being taken from the nesting areas in the flats.
Shellcrackers are as deep as 25 feet during daylight hours, with some being caught alongside the spawning bluegill.