Posted on September 22, 2019 Fluke anglers looking for something else to catch The fluke season is closed in N. Y. and N. J., so anglers who had been chasing the elusive (at least in keeper size) flatfish will have to seek another species. The inshore forecast for Sunday is west winds at 5-10 knots before increasing to 10-15 in the afternoon.
Posted on September 20, 2019 Last day for NJ NY fluke It s all over but the shouting for fluke anglers in both N. J. and N. Y. Saturday as that s the last day fluke may be retained, though surfcasters will be catching some while fishing for other species probably into November. The Big Mohawk from Belmar will be going out with a blast as there will be a 50 pool tomorrow for those wishing to participate.
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Posted on September 16, 2019 Fluke season drawing to an end The fluke season ends on Sept. 21 in both N. J. and N. Y., leaving anglers with just a few days to stock the freezer or seek a personal best. The northeast winds that are forecast to start gusting tonight may be a complication in that quest.
Monday morning looks good with northwest winds at 5 knots, but it shifts to the east in the afternoon and gets serious by midnight with northeast winds gusting to 25 knots. It was barely fishable, and I did get one splash on my popper from a small bass.
Posted on September 14, 2019 NE wind shuts down most fishing but weekend looks better The northeast wind seems to have kept boaters in port today, but the forecast is for a shift to southeast at 10-15 knots after midnight and south at 10-15 Saturday. Seas are predicted to drop from 4-7 feet to 3-5 tomorrow though a small craft advisory is up through Saturday afternoon.
Posted on September 10, 2019 When is an albacore not an albacore The Big Jamaica from Brielle is running a series of limited Bonito Albacore Bluefin trips on Sept. 12,13, 16 and 23. A few charter and open boat spots remain.