Monday, 10/14/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
A good amount of 30 to 35 inch Drum was caught at the Point with some Bluefish, Blow toads and Flounder. The Bluefish and Puppy Drum were scattered on the other Island beaches. Slow on the northern beaches with only some Bluefish news from S. Nags Head.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported really good Trout and Striper fishing.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Trout and Puppy Drum.
Nags Head: Mullet, Spot, Puppy Drum and Trout.
Jennette’s: 2 Red Drum released early. Croaker.
Outer Banks: Sea Mullet, black Drum and Bluefish.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
An abundance of Trout and Stripers are caught inshore.

Offshore Boats Report:
It is certainly nice to start Monday morning with some news from the fleet this morning.
The fleet caught good numbers of Mahi, King Mackerel, some Wahoo and a few Tuna. There were also some Marlin releases.

The winds are SW at 9 and the water temp is 71 degrees. Rain, light winds, uneven swells.

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Sunday, 10/13/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
A little more activity reported this morning. Some Sea Mullet and Spot scattered with the Point having some over the slot Puppy Drum. North of the jetties having some slot Puppy Drum. This side of the Bridge a few Trout and Spot.
I am told the water is really muddy this morning.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout and Stripers.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Puppy Drum, Black Trout, Sea Mullet and Spot.
Nags Head: Croaker, Black Drum, Puppy Drum, Trout and Mullet.
Jennette’s: No contact.
Outer Banks: Mullet, Pompano, Spot, Puppy Drum.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
No report.

Offshore Boats Report:
No report due to weather.

The winds are SW at 5 and the water temp is 69 degrees. Sunny, calm winds, messy surf.

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Saturday, 10/12/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
There has been a citation Drum reported caught at the point ever so often the last several days and some Bluefish. Some Puppy Drum scattered on several of the beaches. There also have been Bluefish reported in Nags Head and Matthew Leake sent in a picture to confirm.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Stripers and Trout this morning.
Don’t forget the causeway has several places to fish. The Wild life pier across from Pirates Cove Marina and the Nags Head gazebo.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Puppies and Sea Mullet.
Nags Head: Puppy Drum, Mullet and Spot.
Jennette’s: Puppy Drum and Speckled Trout.
Outer Banks: Pompano.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:

Offshore Boats Report:
The wave height is 11 ft this morning. I don’t think there will be any boat news tomorrow either.

The winds are NW at 8 and the water temp is 80 degrees. Sunny, breezy, rough Ocean.

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Thursday, 10/10/19

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Fishing Report:
The weather is still not cooperating. Hopefully this front will move out before the weekend.
A few Bluefish and Trout have been reported at the point. The fleet is hanging in the creek. There are a few people on the piers this morning but have not heard of any catching yet.
Another year of bad weather for the annual Nags Head fishing tournament in which was to began this morning.
I have a couple of pictures of fish caught the beginning of the week.

The winds are N at 20 and the water temp is 70 degrees. Rain, windy, rough Ocean.

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Tuesday, 10/8/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
We have some much needed rain this morning. Surf fishing improved some yesterday with the Cape reporting some Drum and Bluefish with a 41 inch big Drum. Pompano at ramp 43 with Bluefish and Puppy Drum in Frisco. We had Trout and Bluefish reported in S. Nags Head.
I also got an e-mail from Colin Dunn along with a picture. He said the sound was on fire. He caught over 100 keeper Trout plus the 27 in caught and release Kayak fishing.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout.

Pier Fishing Report:
I see no one on the Piers this morning

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore boats caught their usual Spanish and Bluefish. Inshore limited out with Trout, some Bluefish and Stripers.

Offshore Boats Report:
Only a couple of boats braved the blow yesterday. They were well rewarded with some meat fish catching some Mahi, Yellowfin, Blackfin and Wahoo.

The winds are NE at 25 and the water temp is 48 degrees. Rain, high winds, rough Ocean.

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Monday, 10/7/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
Winds kept fishing at a minimal again. There were Drum, Bluefish and plenty Shark at ramp 44.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported some Striper.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Black Drum, Pompano and Spot.
Nags Head: Trout, Flounder, Black Drum, Pompano and Bluefish.
Jennette’s: Trout, Pompano, Flounder, Drum, Black Drum and Bluefish.
Outer Banks: Bluefish and Mullet.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore reported some Spanish. Inshore anglers are catching Bluefish, Flounder, Trout and Striper.

Offshore Boats Report:
One boat tried its luck offshore and caught Yellowfin, Mahi and released a Blue Marlin.

The winds are SE at 7 and the water temp is 72 degrees. Sunny, light winds, sloppy swell.

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Sunday, 10/6/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
Drum and Blues were reported at the point. The wind has been a problem all week.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout and Stripers.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Blues Pompano, Blues and Black Drum.
Nags Head: Black Drum, Mullet, Spot, Drum, Trout, Bluefish and Spanish.
Jennette’s: No contact.
Outer Banks: Sea Mullet, Trout, Pompano, 2 big Drum.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Inshore boat caught Trout and Stripers.

Offshore Boats Report:
Another blow day.

The winds are SE at 18 and the water temp is 71degrees. Sunny, windy, rough surf.

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Saturday, 1/5/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
I reported yesterday on the fishing report I thought the fishing would pickup with the wind switching to NE but I was not expecting the blow we got. I’m slipping. The Point had slot size Drum caught. There were Sea Mullet scattered on the beaches. Bluefish were reported in Hatteras.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Stripers, a few Trout early this morning, small Puppy Drum and Pins and Pigs.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Pompano, Bluefish, small Puppies.
Nags Head: Spot
Jennette’s: Spot, Bluefish and Puppy Drum.
Outer Banks: Spot, Mullet, Pompano and Bluefish.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
A few Inlet boats fished and decked Trout and Puppy Drum.

Offshore Boats Report:
The fleet stayed in the creek yesterday due to the weather.

The winds are NE at 15 and the water temp is 73 degrees. Overcast, windy, choppy surf.

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Friday, 10/4/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
Anglers fishing the point caught Sea Mullet, small Puppy Drum and Pompano. It was also reported catches of Bluefish and Puppy Drum up and down the beaches. It is slow on this side of the bridge due to the lack of surf fishermen.
Another beautiful day on the Outerbanks. The ocean is warm, surfers are out early this morning, and the wind should switch later in the day and the fishing will pickup for the weekend.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Stripers.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Small Pompano and Sea Mullet.
Nags Head: Spot and more Spot.
Jennette’s: Spot.
Outer Banks: few Spot, 1 Trout and under size Puppy Drum.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
It was a god day nearshore with many Spanish and some Bluefish. Inshore decked Specks, Puppy Drum and Bluefish.

Offshore Boats Report:
After several slow days the fleet had an awesome day. They caught a significant amount of Yellowfin and Blackfin, and an abundant of Dolphin, some King Mackerel, Wahoo and Billfish.

The winds are SW at 13 and the water temp is 80 degrees. Sunny, light winds, clean swell.

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Thursday, 10/3/19

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Surf Fishing Report:
The Avon area reported some Sea Mullet and Pompano. Despite some rough conditions the point had some Spanish, and Bluefish. Frisco caught Bluefish and Puppy Drum. Slow overall on this side of the Bridge. I can say the weather is beautiful.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported small Trout and Stripers.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Sea Mullet, Pompano, Puppy Drum, Black Drum.
Nags Head: Small Trout and Spot.
Jennette’s: No contact.
Outer Banks: Mullet, Pompano, Spot.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore anglers continue catching plenty Spanish and Bluefish. Stripers and Trout were the fish to catch yesterday in the sound.

Offshore Boats Report:
The Bluewater fleet limited out with Mahi yesterday and there were White and Blue Marlin releases.

The winds are SW at 12 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Sunny, light winds, clean swell.

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