cold water, slow fishing
Sunday, July 23: Small SEA MULLET and CROAKER to start the day. Sea is flat and ocean temp 62 degrees. Wind SW at 14 knots. High tide 7:49 a.m. Low tide 1:57 p.m.
Saturday, July 22: Small SEA MULLET and CROAKER. Sea is flat and ocean water chilly for July at 61 degrees. Wind SW at 13 knots. High tide 6:53 a.m. and low tide 1:01 p.m.
Friday, July 21: SEA MULLET, CROAKER and SPOT. Sunny and hot, wind W 5-10 mph. Small swell running, water temp dropped to 62 degrees. High tide 5:59 a.m. and 6:29 p.m. Low tide 12:05 p.m.
Thursday, July 20: SPADEFISH, SAND PERCH, SEA MULLET, FLOUNDER, CUSK-EELS and CROAKER. Sunny, wind light and variable. Glassy, long period swell, water temp 68 degrees. Low tide 11:05 a.m. High tide 5:31 p.m.
Wednesday, July 19: SPADEFISH, BLUEFISH, CROAKER, PINFISH, FLOUNDER, TRIGGERFISH. Beautiful sunshine (finally), wind ese 10 mph. Small, long period swell filtering in, water temp up to 68 degrees. Low tide 10:03 a.m. and 11:09 p.m. High tide 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 18: SPADEFISH, PIGFISH, PINFISH, CROAKER, SAND PERCH, CUSK-EEL, SEA MULLET, SPOT and a STRIPED BASS. Overcast with rain showers, wind SE 10 mph. Small swell, water temp 66 degrees. Low tide 9:00 a.m. and 10:05 p.m. High tide 3:26 p.m.
Monday, July 17: SPADEFISH, FLOUNDER, PIGFISH, PINFISH. Gray skies with a chance of passing showers and thunderstorms, wind SW 5-10 mph. Small swell, water temp 69 degrees. Low tide 8:00 a.m. and 8:58 p.m. High tide 2:22 p.m.
Sunday, July 16: Overcast with hit or miss showers. Slow start with PIGFISH and CROAKER. Water temp 68. Sea is flat with little wind. Low tides 7:11 a.m. and 7:53 p.m. High tide 1:26 p.m. Wind SE at 5 knots. Skim Jam finals on south beach.
Saturday, July 15: Cloudy, rain showers early and cooler than yesterday. So far, CUSK-ELLS, small FLOUNDER, CROAKER and SKATES. Water temp 64 degrees. Low 6:23 a.m. and 6:52 p.m. High 12:32 p.m. Wind S at 10 knots.
Friday, July 14: Keeper-sized PUFFER, with small CROAKER, FLOUNDER, SPADEFISH, CUSK-EELS and SEA MULLET. Mostly sunny, wind WSW 15 mph. Small. clean swell, water temp 68 degrees. Low tide 5:31 a.m. and 5:53 p.m. High tide 11:37 a.m. and 11:51 p.m.
Thursday, July 13: One keeper SPOT, SEA MULLET, CUSK-EELS, FLOUNDER, SPADEFISH and some small CROAKER. Justin Jeter landed a colorful SEA MULLET after lunch today (see photo). Partly sunny, wind WSW 10-15 mph. Small, weak swell, water temp up to 72 degrees. Low tide 4:51 a.m. and 5:03 p.m. High tide 10:52 a.m. and 11:04 p.m.
Wednesday, July 12: BLUEFISH, CROAKER, TRIGGERFISH, FLOUNDER, SPOT and a throwback SPECKLED TROUT. Sunny and hot, wind SW 10-15 mph. Small, weak swell, water temp 66 degrees. Low tide 4:14 a.m.a nd 4:18 p.m. High tide 10:11 a.m. and 10:22 p.m.
Tuesday, July 11: Some nice SEA MULLET along with small BLUEFISH, a HICKORY SHAD, SPOT, SPADEFISH, TRIGGERFISH and CROAKER. A pretty FLOUNDER was released by John Flores of Spanaway, WA (photo). Partly sunny, wind W 10 mph. Flat and glassy, water temp 72 degrees. High tide 9:32 a.m. and 9:42 p.m. Low tide 3:36 p.m.
Monday, July 10: Good variety including some nice TRIGGERFISH, SPADEFISH, FLOUNDER, small CROAKER, SPOT, SAND PERCH and BLUEFISH. Partly cloudy, wind SSE 10 mph. Minor swell, water temp 74 degrees. High tide 8:54 a.m. and 9:05 p.m. Low tide 2:55 p.m.
Sunday, July 9: A bit cooler this morning. A few small FLOUNDER, SEA MULLET, BLUEFISH, SPOT, CROAKER, SPADEFISH and several keeper TRIGGERS. Water temp 72 and clear. Wind NW at 8 knots. High tides 8:19 a.m. and 8:33 p.m. Low tide 2:17 p.m.
Saturday, July 8: Sunny and clear with off shore breeze. Lake Atlantic. So far, SAND PERCH and small FLOUNDER. Ocean water temperature 69 degrees. High tide 7:40 a.m. and low tide 1:37 p.m.
Friday, July 7: Small CROAKER, SEA MULLET, SAND PERCH and the return of the STRIPED CUSK-EEL. Sunny, wind WSW 15 mph. Small, clean swell, water temp 72 degrees. High tide 6:54 a.m. and 7:14 p.m. Low tide 12:54 p.m.
Thursday, July 6: Small CROAKER, SEA MULLET, FLOUNDER and SPOT. Clearing skies, wind W 10 mph. Flat and calm, water temp 72 degrees at the surface and 68 degrees on the bottom. High tide 6:11 a.m. and 6:34 p.m. Low tide 12:11 p.m.