Friday, 8/19/16

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Surf Fishing Report:
Overall slow fishing. A few Sea Mullet and some Drum at Oregon Inlet. Hopefully the heat wave is over. Fishing should improve.
The winds are N at 1 and the water temp is 73 degrees. Water is flat, clear and the sun is shining.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported A few small Trout and bottom fish.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Sea Mullet and Triggers.
Nags Head: Slow.
Jennette’s: Bluefish, Bar Jacks, Sea Mullet, Spot and Sand Perch.
Outer Banks: Sea Mullet, Sand Perch, Pigfish and a nice Flounder.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore fishing is good with anglers catching Bluefish, Spanish, Albacore and Amberjack. Inshore also caught Amberjack, albacore and released Red Drum. One Drum was a whopping 52 inch. Miss Oregon Inlet caught Flounder, Blues, Croaker, Trout, Sea Bass, Sea Mullet and Pigs and Pins.

Offshore Boats Report:
The offshore fleet returned to the docks with Dolphin, good catches of Wahoo, a citation weighing in at 41 lbs, and Tilefish. Scattered Yellowfin and Blackfin were caught as well. There were Sailfish releases and a White Marlin release.

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Joseph Sullivan

yesterday's water SpoutJoe White



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