Forest Lake Fishing

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Forest Lake Fishing

Forest Lake Near South Gray is located in Cumberland County in Maine. If you live in Cumberland Center, North Windham, South Windham, Falmouth Foreside, Little Falls or Westbrook you're less than 10 miles from Forest Lake. The fishing regulatory body for Maine is Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife. If you need a fishing licence you can purchase one directly from Forest Lake Fishing License 24/7. Prices and optons are listed including non resident fishing licenses. Please ensure to adhere to the fishing regulations for the state. Remember, regulations are there to protect fish species and enable fishing for generations to come.

Forest Lake Fishing Report Card

Here's your fishing report for today the 29th of May for Forest Lake. We take a number of different data points to make our fishing recommendation. Our recommendation is based on aspects about the weather conditions, moon phase & water conditions. Of course these should only be used as indicators combined with your own past fishing experience fishing on the banks of Forest Lake.

Clour Cover

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It's common knowlege cloud cover is an angler's best friend. Pretty good cloud cover today at 75% although there may be times when the sun will break through but should be enough cloud cover to find a good spot on Forest Lake.


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Wind Direction

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There’s an old saying on wind direction which has many variations but here's the most popular which I'm sure you've heard: “Wind from the West, fish bite the best. Wind from the East, fish bite the least. Wind from the North, do not go forth. Wind from the South blows bait in their mouth.” Its less so about the direction but the cause for the direction. We’ll cover this more in a blog post soon but for Forest Lake right now the wind is coming from a north westerly direction which means fishing is optimal.


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Wind Speed

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Good news, the wind speed is currently at 11 mph is considered in the optimal range for fishing as the ripples caused by the wind on the water's surface will help hide the line an lure on Forest Lake


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Moon Phase

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Moon phases have split fishing folk's opinion straight down the middle with the bigger impact on saltwater fishing but some freshwater anglers swear their catch improves when the moon is in a "New" or "Full" moon phase. These phases cause bigger tides making fish more active and susceptible to feeding meaning an opportunity for you to nab a catch. Forest Lake is currently under a "Waning Gibbous" phase which means its less optimal fishing time.


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Forest Lake Fishing 7 Day Weather Report

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Fish Information For Forest Lake

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Forest Lake Water Conditions

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Forest Lake Fishing Lunar Forcecast

Moon phases have a signifigant impact on fishing. The moon in the night skies over Forest Lake is in a Waning Gibbous phase. This means if you're planning of fishing at night then fishing conditions are optimal. Due to the moon conditions night brightness levels are at 69%.