Daily Fishing and Outdoor Report
Below: Another newscaster suggests judo isn't for real ...
Monday, November 30, 2015: The rawness lingers out there, as does the…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 30, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments
(Due to a mistake with my server I have to reproduce this blog ... sorry.
Possible world record tog: More below.
Yet another brilliant cat move:…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 29, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Alert: The groundswell is still out there and offering risky conditions. Sadly, we lost two folks to those large waves yesterday, as you likely heard. A pontoon boat was…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 28, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Caution: A significant groundswell has developed. Many smaller boats are basing inlet passings and near-beach runs as lake-smooth. Au contraire. It can be very tricky. That goes for surfcasters pondering wading out to sandbars. It's far trickier than it has been, especially at tide change. Winds will be the next testy weather element will wets winds followed by brisk to SCA northeast to east winds. …Continue
Added by jaymann on November 27, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Thursday, November 26, 2015: Remember that half of Thanksgiving is “giving.” It’s one of those days when giving comes with calmness and civility. You know as well as me that many Thanksgiving gatherings often entail mixing it up with the best and worst of family and extended family.…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 26, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
If there are any lingering doubts about how bored fans get at soccer matches ...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015: Such a day. For those of us who…Continue
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Below: I'm just not sure what kinda fail this is ... I mean I can take a wild guess...
Still time to join the LBI Surf Fishing Classic ... Sign up at participating shops. See more here: …Continue
Added by jaymann on November 24, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Go Martin! ... Go Mayetta!
Sunday, November 22, 2015: The ocean looks great. It’s clean and green. There’s enough surf to keep the water active but not enough to foil holding…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 22, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Today: Refuge is using new guards. Real hawk eyes. I've been calling these merlins but my track record on ID's is abyssal.Continue
Added by jaymann on November 20, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments
That's a lotta work for ...
Beach bass bite is still on; midday.
Thursday, November 19, 2015: It’s not surfcasting-friendly out there but it’s not god-awful either. Buggies are along the beachline in brisk numbers.…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 19, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
Below: "I coulda sworn I just saw a ..."
Bite Alert! 11/18/15 ...
Below: Check out this"Recent Weigh-ins" burst of bass and bluefish hitting the LBI Surf Fishing Classic scales. It's finally time to start seriously chuckin' chunks. Yes, that's a clean…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 18, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Tuesday, November 17, 2015: Once again we’ve seen a wind take the ocean from lake-ness to lashing in just 12 hours. The northeast gust, as seen above, kept most bass boats bouncing about in their berths. A few nutcases went out to striper in the…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 17, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Like this opalescent surface plug with current conditions ... .
Monday, November 16, 2015: Here’s an interesting boat-based report.…Continue
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Here's a video look at the upcoming ski slopes of Brant Beach ...
Added by jaymann on November 15, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Below: You'd think they would have learned after genetically developing killer bees.
Saturday, November 14, 2015: The winds are making up for any lost time yesterday. It’s not just gusting over 30, it’s also blowing steady at over 20 mph. Nonetheless, I just drove a chunk of beach and there are plenty of chunk-casters out there,…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 14, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
Just in: Befuddled on the beach in Holgate. Friday, November 13, 2015 Noon: Any bird rescuers out there? This is a downed gannet on the beach just a short way in at Holgate, about 50 feet from the water. It obviously has some serious problem … possibly one a bird vet can cure.…
Added by jaymann on November 13, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Good news, bad news:
Thursday, November 12, 2015: Here’s a rarity: The wind is going to be the big news for days to come. Yawn. I fully understand that certain surfcasters covet the onshore winds – which kicked some nice bass and blues into the shorebreak…Continue
Added by jaymann on November 12, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Today's beach drive to the Rip in Holgate.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015: The northeast winds hung in longer than expected and also went northwest without the expected shift to the south. We’ll see the southerlies tomorrow. Then we’ll await that serious cold front, which could come sporting some rugged west winds. We’ll also see some near-freeze…Continue
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Below: Why mean-dog protocol isn't always warranted after a bite ...
Some extra Island stuff ... from weekly blog
Below: Duck hunting season…Continue