Fishin' is Catchin'
Tuesday, April 25: Big white-water surf, sunny but no fish yet. A few PUFFERS and BLUES were landed yesterday. Wind S at 11 knots. Air temp 66 degrees, water 63 at 9 a.m. High tide 7:01 a.m. Low tide 1:13 p.m. Waves pushing way up on beach.
Monday, April 24: Light showers and warm to start the day. So far, only PUFFERS are biting. Yesterday saw CROAKER, lots of SEA MULLETS and nine pound LITTLE TUNNY. Water 62 degrees. Wind East at 11 knots. High tide 6:12 a.m. Low 12:12 p.m.
Sunday, April 23: Water temp 57 and rain to start the day. Nothing to report yet as its super windy. Wind NE at 19 knots. High tide 5:20 a.m. Low tide 11:37 a.m.
Saturday, April 22: Water temp up to 56 degrees and offshore winds. So far, anglers pulling in LITTLE TUNNY, SEA MULLET, SKATES and a few PUFERS. High tide 4:25 a.m. and 4:55 p.m. Low tide 10:47 a.m. and 11:17 p.m. Wind SW at 12 knots.
Wednesday, April 19: Way windy today! Fishing slow and slim. A few SEA MULLET, PUFFERS and LITTLE TUNNY have been caught. Water temp 58 degrees. Wind NE 15 knots.
Tuesday, April 18: Fishing good again this morning with catches of SHAD, BLUES, SPECKLED TROUT and SEA MULLET. One Little Tunny has also been spotted at the surface. Anglers one south beach also getting SPECKLED TROUT. Water temp 57 degrees. Low tides 7:06 a.m. and 7:14 p.m. High tide 1:03 p.m. Wind NE at 15 mph. Waves slowing building.
Monday, April 17: Fishing has been great over the holiday weekend and so far today, angers have caught small BLUES, SPOT, SEA MULLET, PUFFERS, CROAKER, LITTLE TUNNY, SHAD, SAND PERCH and GRAY TROUT. On the south beach, anglers have reeled in a keeper SPECKLED TROUT and a PUPPY DRUM. A few PILOT WHALES have been spotted out at sea too. Water temp up to 57 degrees. Wind SW at 12 knots. Low tide 6:18 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. High tide 12:12 p.m.
Thursday, April 13: Some nice SPECKLED TROUT, SHAD, PUFFERS and small STRIPED BASS. Sunny and beautiful again, wind NNW 5 mph. Flat seas, water temp 52 degrees. High tide 9:34 a.m. Low tide 3:39 p.m.
Wednesday, April 12: SHAD, PUFFERS, small PUPPY DRUM and small STRIPED BASS. Another beautiful spring day, wind SSW 15-20 mph. Flat conditions, water temp 51 degrees. High tide 8:58 a.m. nad 9:13 p.m. Low tide 3:04 p.m.
Tuesday, April 11: Some small STRIPED BASS like the one released by Bill Plasha in the photo. Also some nice-sized SHAD and PUFFERS with small SEA MULLET and HAKE this morning. Sunny and warm again, wind SW 5-10 mph. Flat and glassy, water temp 50 degrees. Hight ide 8:21 a.m. and 8:37 p.m. Low tide 2:29 p.m.
Monday, April 10: A nice BLUEFISH, PUFFERS, BLACK DRUM small PUPPY DRUM and some small STRIPED BASS. Sunny and warm, wind SSW 15 mph. Flat and glassy, water temp 51 degrees. High tide 7:43 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Low tide 1:52 p.m.
Sunday, April 9: Sunny, warm and beautiful to start the day. Clear green ocean water is 50 degrees. Several under-sized STRIPED BASS, PUFFERS, SHAD and SEA MULLET. TROUT fishermen are giving it a go on the south beach with reports of one keeper. High tide 7:05 a.m. Low 1:22 p.m. Wind W at 5 knots. Tiny waves rolling in.
Saturday, April 8: Cold, sunny and less wind than yesterday. So far, one PUPPY DRUM hooked but not landed. Water temperature 50 degrees. Low tide 12:15 p.m. High tide 6:21 a.m. Wind NW at 14 knots.
Friday, April 7: A keeper PUPPY DRUM was decked at 8:00 a.m. by Mike P. Anglers on the beach are landing keeper SPECKLED TROUT and nice STRIPED BASS. Also landing more PUPPY DRUM, PUFFERS and SHAD from the pier. Overcast and cooler, wind WNW 30-40 mph. Surf is flat, water temp 50 degrees. High tide 5:26 a.m. and 5:48 p.m. Low tide 11:45 a.m.
Thursday, April 6: Really nice BLUEFISH! Thunderstorms, wind SW 20 mph. Very small swell, water temp 53 degrees. Low tide 10:52 a.m. High tide 4:54 p.m.
Wednesday, April 5: So far, PUPPY DRUM, PUFFERS and under-sized STRIPED BASS. Ocean water temp now up to 54 degrees. Waves clean and small. Winds W at 6 knots at mid-morning. Low tide 10:01 a.m. High tide 3:19 a.m. Two keeper PUPPY DRUM yesterday.
Tuesday, April 4: PUFFERS, SAND PERCH and SEA MULLET. A 21" & a 19.5" PUPPY DRUM were decked between 1:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. by Ken Partlow. Mix of clouds and sun, wind SW 15-20 mph. Still nice clean swell, water temp 54 degrees. Low tide 8:47 a.m. High tide 2:44 p.m.
Monday, April 3: Brilliant sun, blue skies and large ridable surf with little wind to start the day. The ocean water has a green hue and has warmed up to 52 degrees thanks to northerly winds yesterday. Winds SE at 6 mph at 9 a.m. PUFFERS and SKATES so far today. Low tide 7:42 a.m. and 7:48 p.m. High tide 1:33 p.m.
Sunday, April 2: Sunny with some thin cloud cover and windy. Nothing caught yet. Winds north at 20 knots. Seas are building. Yesterday, a few PUFFERS, SKATE and one BLACK DRUM were caught. Low tides 6:37 a.m. and 6:42 p.m. High tide 12:28 p.m.
Saturday, April 1: Sunny, windy and brisk outside this morning. Ocean temp up to 50 degrees. Wind NW at 18 knots. Low tides 5:37 a.m. and 5:44 p.m. High tide 11:30 a.m. NORTHERN PUFFERS and SKATE are biting! PIER'S HOURS OF OPERATION ARE FROM 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Friday, March 31: NORTHERN PUFFERS, SHAD and SKATE. Overast with rain, wind SW 10 mph. Sideshore swell, water temp up to 54 degrees. High tide 10:38 a.m. Low tide 4:49 p.m. BEGINNING TOMORROW, APRIL 1, THE PIER'S HOURS OF OPERATION ARE FROM 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.