Daily Fishing and Outdoor Report
Via Dante Soriente. Mike and his family hammered the kings today with a dozen and a half, 6 bluefish,…Continue
Added by jaymann on August 31, 2012 at 1:09pm — No Comments
Ted M. says it all: "18" fluke from the surf this morning..will be a great "shore" lunch..caught tons of kings and spots as well..beautiful morning…Continue
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COOL SHOT -- BUT NOT LOCAL ENOUGH…Continue
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HOLGATE DELAYED OPENING: While many of us were fired up – to the point of spontaneous combustion – in anticipation of this coming Saturday’s grand reopening of the Holgate beachfront (adjacent to the…Continue
Added by jaymann on August 28, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Bad news for mobile anglers -- Holgate opening delayed a week due to erosion. Double drat. More in daily report.
"It's close. Make sure to press the tail down before measuring ..."
Monday, August 27, 2012: Tricky day out there. From sun to thunder – and the t-storms could present a challenge until closing this afternoon.
The ocean is very…Continue
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(Above) What a look before release.
Sunday, August 26, 2012: Imagine already thinking ahead to next weekend but I’ve been mulling over the latest weather charts and damn if most of them…Continue
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My favorite Swahili saying: "Don't insult the crocodile until you've crossed the river -- Or until you group-speared the sucker."
Saturday, August 25, 2012:
Well, there was a bit Of a fishing window this a.m. – before the easterly…Continue
Added by jaymann on August 25, 2012 at 3:15pm — No Comments
“Hey, there’s no size limit and no bag limit, so I shot the bugger.”
Friday, August 24, 2012:
This is a tad odd, getting this many low-wind days in succession. Even when there is a breeze, it’s blowing easterly. What we still have are some sizeable ground swells – even though I’m hearing “less than one foot” on weather reports. Go stand…Continue
Added by jaymann on August 24, 2012 at 3:24pm — No Comments
Taking Shark Week to the next level.
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Early swallow return -- and a sure sign of Holgate days ... photo Ray Fisk.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012:
Boy is that a sweet looking ocean out there. Sure, there’s a decent groundswell starting to build but the winds are lights, the water is…Continue
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A Hankerin’ For Holgate:
Sharks Every Whichaway
No sooner do we put out one SandPaper than you folks…Continue
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Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012:
I will incur the wrath of the…Continue
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Gaggle-tooth shark, a.k.a sand tiger.
You can skip to this column in 5 … 4 … 3 … 2 … 1.
Whadda ya mean I’ve been on YouTube too long? It’s educational. And I get to see more local shark footage than I’ve ever seen…Continue
Added by jaymann on August 18, 2012 at 6:49pm — No Comments
HEADIN' TO HOLGATE ... SOON
Friday, August 17, 2012: As forecast, the southerlies have kicked in with fairly typical summer aplomb, gusting into the mid-teens – and could pick up as a cold front approaches. …Continue
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Thursday, August 16, 2012: This day is in the running for the finest of the summer: mild, dry, light winds, 75-degree ocean, singing locusts.
To me, the strangely lonesome, oft-protracted whine of a high-treed 17-year locust is the ultimate sound of deep summer, a rising, then falling, siren’s song,…Continue
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IF YOU HAVE TIME – PLEASES READ
Anyone coming across smaller bass with infections please let me know.
Added by jaymann on August 16, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments
IMPORTANT STRIPED BASS READ WRITTEN BY DOUG FRASER:
[Cape Cod Times] By Doug Fraser - August 15, 2012 -
Warming water temperatures might be causing an increase in the number of striped bass that have lesions from a viral or bacterial infection, according to the state…
Added by jaymann on August 15, 2012 at 12:50pm — No Comments
Tuesday, August 14, 2012: Decent fishing conditions for a good chunk of the day, though pressure was kinda light.
A fizzling line of once-nasty T-storms led to a waterspout in Brigantine. But, short of some…Continue
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