FANTASTIC fall fishing!
Tuesday, November 21: A lot of small BLACK DRUM and BLUEFISH with an occasional SEA MULLET. Sunny, wind is calm. Flat and glassy, water temp 60 degrees. High tide 8:44 a.m. and 9:04 p.m. Low tide 3:19 p.m.
Monday, November 20: SEA MULLET, SPECKLED TROUT, BLUEFISH, BLACK DRUM. Sunny and cool, wind NW 15 mph. Small, weak swell, water temp 60 degrees. High tide 8:08 a.m. and 8:26 p.m. Low tide 2:41 p.m.
Friday, November 17: BLACK DRUM, SAND PERCH, HAKE, SEA MULLET. Partly sunny and cooler, wind NW 15-20 mph. Solid, but sweeping swell, water temp 59 degrees. High tide 6:18 a.m. and 6:33 p.m. Low tide 12:43 p.m.
Thursday, November 16: Nice SEA MULLET, small SPECKLED TROUT, SAND PERCH, BLUEFISH and some CROAKER. A few HUMPBACK WHALES were spotted first thing this morning. Clearing skies, wind NW 10 mph. Nice, semi-clean swell, water temp 59 degrees. Low tide 12:00 p.m. High tide 5:53 a.m.
Wednesday, November 15: Another blustery fall day. So far only a couple of kepper PUPPY DRUM, small BLACK DRUM and HAKE have come over the rail. Partly cloudy, wind NNE 20-25 mph. Choppy, sweepy windswell, water temp 59 degrees. Low tide 11:14 a.m. High tide 5:09 p.m.
Tuesday, November 14: Tough conditions today. Jeffrey Bartolo of Williamsburg, VA (pictured) caught a 25" PUPPY DRUM just after noon. Also some small BLACK DRUM and BLUEFISH so far. Mostly cloudy and cool, wind NNE 25-30 mph. Sweeping windswell, water temp 59 degrees. Low tide 10:22 a.m. High tide 4:21 p.m.
Monday, November 13: Mike Allen of Lynchburg, VA landed a 23" PUPPY DRUM. Also catching SPECKLED TROUT, BLACK DRUM, PUFFERS and BLUEFISH. Gray and rainy, wind NNW 20 mph. Flat conditions, water temp 61 degrees. Low tide 9:23 a.m. High tide 3:28 p.m.
Friday, November 10: Keeper SPECKLED TROUT and PUPPY DRUM. Jonah Morrison of Richmond, VA caught an 18" SPECKLED TROUT first thing this morning. Gray and cool, wind N 30-35 mph. Unruly seas, water temp 64 degrees. High tide 12:18 p.m. Low tide 6:55 p.m.
Thursday, November 9: A few hearty souls are giving it a go and it's working out in their favor with Steve Barnhardt of Salisbury, NC decking a 26" PUPPY DRUM and his brother Glen Barnhardt of Leesburg, VA landing an 18" SPECKLED TROUT. Anglers are also catching more beautiful PUPPY DRUM, small BLACK DRUM, SPOT, SEA MULLET and PUFFERS. Gray skies, wind NE 20-25 mph. Messy swell, water temp 66 degrees. High tide 11:14 a.m. Low tide 5:53 p.m.
Wednesday, November 8: Some small BLUEFISH, good-sized SEA MULLET and small SPECKLED TROUT. Gray and drizzly, wind N 25-30 mph. Sweeping windswell, water temp 67 degrees. High tide 10:14 a.m. Low tide 4:52 p.m.
Tuesday, November 7: BLACK DRUM, BLUEFISH, POMPANO, keeper SEA MULLET, small FLOUNDER and small SPECKLED TROUT. A keeper CROAKER was decked by Warren Jones of Edenton, NC. Overcast, wind NE 15-20 mph. Choppy conditions, water temp 68 degrees. High tide 10:19 a.m. Low tide 4:55 p.m.
Monday, November 6: Nice-sized SPOT, POMPANO, SPECKLED TROUT, PUFFERS, small BLUEFISH and a few GRAY TROUT.Surf decent. High tides 9:26 a.m. and 9:52 p.m. Low 4:01 p.m. Water temp 68 degrees.
Friday, November 3: A great run of BLUEFISH and nice-sized POMPANO with some small SPECKLED TROUT. Foggy early, wind WNW 10 mph. Small, glassy swell, water temp 68 degrees. High tide 7:01 a.m. and 7:22 p.m. Low tide 1:28 p.m.
Thursday, November 2: BLUEFISH, POMPANO, SPOT and BLACK DRUM. Mostly sunny, wind NE 5 mph. Trace swell, water temp 69 degrees. Low tide 12:38 p.m. High tide 6:34 p.m.
Wednesday, November 1: BLUEFISH, PUFFERS, some good-sized SEA MULLET, small POMPANO, small GRAY TROUT, small BLACK DRUM, SPOT and small SPECKLED TROUT. Sunny, wind light W. Minor, glassy swell, water temp 70 degrees. Low tide 11:48 a.m. High tide 5:44 p.m.
Tuesday, October 31: After what turned out to be one of the best fishing days of the year yesterday, everything is fairly slow this morning with a few BLACK DRUM, HAKE, SPOT, POMPANO SAND PERCH and small BLUES. Water temp 67 degrees with small, clean surf. High tides 4:47 a.m. and 4:54 p.m. Lows 10:54 a.m. and 11:16 p.m.
Monday, October 30: An amazing PUPPY DRUM bite started around lunchtime with over 60 keepers so far. Also, some SPOT, keeper SPECKLED TROUT and a keeper BLACK DRUM caught by Terry Suarez of Wytheville, VA. Sunny and brisk, wind W 15 mph. Sweeping SE swell, water temp 69 degrees. Low tide 9:57 a.m. High tide 4:00 p.m.