Saturday, 9/19/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
Some citation Drum were caught at ramp 38 and the Bluefish bite was good at the point. Oregon Inlet would have been a the place to be yesterday. Nice Drum and Nice size Bluefish were caught there.

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Slow.
Nags Head: Slow.
Jennette’s: There is one person fishing I don’t think he will be trying is luck too long.
Outer Banks: Slow.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
OneNearshore boat went out and caught Spanish, Bluefish and a beautiful Drum.

Offshore Boats Report:
The fleet stayed in the creek.

The winds are NNE at 26 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Mostly cloudy, high winds, gusting 40, big angry Ocean.

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Friday, 9/18/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
Dangerous beachfront conditions and inaccessible off-road vehicle routes may occur this weekend. In addition to the remnants of Sally, large swell from distant Hurricane Teddy will arrive this weekend, once again bringing very dangerous surf conditions and life-threatening rip currents, as well as the potential for beach erosion and ocean overwash. Hatteras Island had Drum, a few big ones reported, some Bluefish and Sea Mullet, Puppy Drum and the Point had a big Shark bite.
North of the bridge are Puppy Drum and Spot and the excitement of Robert Pinkett catching a Cobia at Oregon Inlet.

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Black Drum, Mullet, Pompano and Spot.
Nags Head: Mullet, Flounder and Puppy Drum.
Jennette’s: One Drum early.
Outer Banks: Pier has a telephone problem this morning.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
The nearshore fleet caught Spanish and Bluefish. The Inlet boats caught Trout and Puppies and the sound boats Drum and Trout.

Offshore Boats Report:
All the boats sailed yesterday and it is good to have an awesome day before you know you are going to sit for a few days at the dock. The fleet limited out on Dolphin, caught Yellowfin and Blackfin, a few Wahoo. Released some White and Sailfish as well.

The winds are N at 25 and the water temp is 76 degrees. Mostly cloudy. windy, sloppy surf, choppy Ocean

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Thursday, 9/17/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
The Drum are here! big Drum and slot Drum everywhere on the Island yesterday. And so were the Bluefish. Frisco reported Bluefish from the Point to Hatteras. Bluefish, Pompano, Sea Mullet and keeper Flounder reported north of Oregon Inlet and some slot Puppy Drum.
They tell me finger mullet and corncobbs was the choice of bait yesterday. I checked the store and we just got in some fresh this morning and it does look good.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported catching Trout and Drum but overall slow.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Bluefish and Pompano.
Nags Head: Flounder, Bluefish and Puppy Drum.
Jennette’s: Bluefish, Pompano and Pinfish.
Outer Banks: Bluefish and Sea Mullet.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore boats caught Spanish and Bluefish. Inshore caught big Drum and slot drum, Bluefish and caught and released Stripers around the bridge. Oct is almost here.

Offshore Boats Report:
A few Boats made it out yesterday and were well rewarded with Whites and Blues. They came home with the flags a flying.

The winds are E at 14 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Showers likely, breezy, choppy Ocean.

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Wednesday, 9/16/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
Hatteras Island had scattered Pompano, Sea Mullet and Puppy Drum Yesterday.
There were some Drum on this side of Oregon Inlet reported in Nags Head.
I have a couple of announcements this morning. It is that time of the year.

Corolla Beach Rescue has extended lifeguard services until Oct 12, 2020. Services will then go back to roving, off season patrols.

Night driving information will be updated daily until the remainder of sea turtle nests have hatched. Night driving information is located in the hours section of our beach access table at  http://go.nps.gov/beachaccess.

Also, this morning the seasonal route south of Ramp 4 (Bodie Island Spit) and a short seasonal route reopened south of Ramp 72 on Ocracoke Island.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported catching some nice size Trout and Drum Tuesday.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: 2 Red Drum, Puppy Drum and Spot.
Nags Head: Red Drum and Bluefish.
Jennette’s: Red Drum and Spot.
Outer Banks: 47 in Drum and Sea Mullet.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Spanish and Bluefish were caught nearshore and Drum were caught by sound anglers.

Offshore Boats Report:
The offshore fleet did not sail on Tuesday.

The winds are ENE at 14 and the water temp is 75 degrees. Partly sunny, breezy, choppy Ocean

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Tuesday, 9/15/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
There were some small Pompano and Sea Mullet on the south end of Hatteras Island. Ramp 2 and 4 caught Bluefish and Drum Yesterday. The NE winds is going to hang for a while.
A group of pictures were sent in from Jessica Farinholt. There were no individual info so I just added her name on all of the ones I used. I did that to help me keep pictures separated. The fishing party was definitely a success with beautiful Drum caught.

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: 2 Bluefish and some Sea Mullet.
Nags Head: Few Mullet and Puppy’s.
Jennette’s: Red Drum, Spot, Bluefish, Pigfish.
Outer Banks: Pompano, Sea Mullet and Bluefish.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore anglers reported Spanish and Sea Mullet. Inlet fishing was good with one boat reporting a Spanish, Bluefish, Puppy Drum, Trout and Flounder.

Offshore Boats Report:
The weather continues to be a problem. A few Yellowfin were caught and a couple of Whites and Blues.

The winds are NE at 18 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Mostly sunny, windy, rough Ocean.

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Monday, 9/14/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
Yesterday was a fisherable day despite the weather. The north beaches had Puppy Drum up and down the beaches. There were Flounder, some Bluefish, Sea Mullet scattered from Kitty Hawk to ramp 4 at the foot of the bridge. Did not get any news from Hatteras other than there was a Drum bite at ramp 55.
I had my usual Monday morning problems with pictures this morning. If yours were not posted it was because I did not get them. Or I might not can use them. Always check your junk boxes and your mail because I always send a note telling you to send again. If you have reduced your picture so small I might not could put a caption on it etc. Or sometimes I cannot download a picture because of the way it was sent.

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Spanish, Sheepshed and bottom fish.
Nags Head: Puppy Drum.
Jennette’s: Spanish, Big red Drum, Puppy Drum and Bluefish.
Outer Banks: Drum, Sheepshead, Bluefish, Pompano.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
A couple inlet charters fished and caught Flounder, Bluefish, Puppy Drum and limits of Trout.

Offshore Boats Report:
The fleet stayed tied to the docks again Sunday due to the large swells.

The winds are N at 12 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Mostly cloudy, breezy, choppy Ocean

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Sunday, 9/13/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
Hatteras Island reported some nice Bluefish in Avon, Puppy Drum and small Pompano at 48 and drum at ramp 55 with some Spanish mixed in. I have pictures of some Bluefish caught but got not much info with the pictures. They said they caught multiple Drum and Bluefish. The Tyson’s said they caught all there fish at Bodie Island with blood worms from TW’s Tackle. That goes to show we have the best bloodworms.

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: few Spot, Sea Mullet and Drum.
Nags Head: slow.
Jennette’s: Big Drum off the end.
Outer Banks: no contact.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
One of the nearshore and inshore boats braved the rough seas and caught nice Bluefish and Puppy Drum.

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

The winds are NE at 14 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Partly sunny, chance of showers, breezy, rough Ocean.

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Saturday, 9/12/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
Avon on the north of Hatteras Island caught Drum, Ramp 48 had a good day catching Spanish, Pompano, Flounder and Drum. The point reported 7 black tip Shark, Bluefish, Pompano, Mullet and Spanish. This side of the bridge small Pompano, Sea Mullet and Spot.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported catching Trout, Pinfish, Black Drum.

Pier Fishing Report:
Slow fishing this morning. There are a few people trying.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore had there regular daily catches of Ribbonfish and Spanish. Inshore Trout, Drum and Striper.

Offshore Boats Report:
All the boats left the creek yesterday and it was fine a day all around for those that went for meatfish and the ones that went for the sport. It was an awesome Dolphin day and a few Yellowfin and some Blackfin and Wahoo were caught. The last few day there have been grand slams billfishing and many citations.

The winds are NE at 26 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Showers expected, breezy, rough, choppy Ocean

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Friday, 9/11/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
On the North beaches we had Sea Mullet, Pompano and Drum. There were reports of Drum at ramp 45 with a 44 in caught. And the Frisco area had another good Spanish bite.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported catching keeper Black Drum, Trout on shrimp yesterday, with some Puppies.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Keeper Puppy Drum Spot and Sea Mullet.
Nags Head: Puppy Drum, Mullet.
Jennette’s: Spot, Mullet, Pompano and Sheepshead.
Outer Banks: Pompano & Sea Mullet.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore angler caught good numbers of Ribbonfish though the weather was a problem and some Spanish and False Albacore. The inlet had Flounder, Drum, Trout and released Srtipers.

Offshore Boats Report:
It was a tough day running from storms apart from that they caught many citation Blue and White Marlin and Sailfish. The fleet also had some heavy Dolphin action and caught Wahoo as well.

The winds are W at 6 and the water temp is 78 degrees. Partly sunny, chance of showers, calm winds, nice swells.

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Thursday, 9/10/20

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Surf Fishing Report:
It was a wet day. Same circumstances again today and probably tomorrow. The Ocean is fisherable. If you are not up to surf fishing there are the piers, the little Bridge and the wildlife pier and Nags Head gazebo all located on the causeway.
Hatteras Island had scattered Spanish, some Bluefish and Sea Mullet, small Pompano. Frisco had an awesome run of Spanish and Bluefish on shorelures and stingsilvers.
The north beaches reported some Puppy Drum, Sea Mullet and Pompano.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway caught small Puppy Drum.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Puppy Drum, Spanish and Pompano.
Nags Head: Puppy Drum, Spot and Sea Mullet.
Jennette’s: Nothing yet.
Outer Banks: Few Mullet.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore anglers caught Spanish, Bluefish, False Albacore and King Mackerel. Inlet boats had Bluefish, Trout and Drum.

Offshore Boats Report:
It was an fantastic White Marlin day with plenty Yellowfin and Dolphin to be laid out on the docks.

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