Saturday, 8/11/18

In Summary:
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Surf Fishing Report:
Sea Mullet were caught along all the beaches and a few Bluefish in Avon and Pompano at ramp 49. NPS opened a path to the west side of the point and it was reported Spanish and Bluefish were thick hitting on lures. Only a few bottom fish on the north side of the inlet. I received and early morning e-mail with picture of Rob Leitner and a Drum he caught this morning in Nags Head.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported Trout, Spot, Croaker and Sheepshead.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Sea Mullet and Bluefish.
Nags Head: Early morning Bluefish. Lots of Sheepshead around the pilings.
Jennette’s: Sheepshead, Spadefish and Black Drum.
Outer Banks: Sea Mullet, good numbers of Bluefish, some Spot and a Pompano.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore caught Tilefish, Sea Bass and citation Drum.

Offshore Boats Report:
The Billfish numbers increased yesterday making it a good day for the Sports fisherman. There were Wahoo and Gaffer Dolphin caught and plenty of Tilefish. Also a 200 lb Shark release.

The winds are SE at 2 and the water temp is 77 degrees. Sunny, no wind, flat Ocean.

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