At Belmar, the Golden Eagle reported this week s exotics trip produced some yellowfin tuna with many others lost, but fishing wasn t up to par due to incredible boat traffic for a weekday. Bob Matthews at Fisherman s Den in Belmar Marina reports there are lots of porgies in Shark River, but most are undersized.
NOAA announced that General category bluefin tuna fishing will be closed from Sept. 27-30 before reopening on Oct. 1. He tried all kinds of lures and had no hits as there also wasn t any bait in the surf.
Posted on September 24, 2020 Hot porgy bite Capt. Ron Santee Jr. got out today for his first bottom fishing trip with his Fishermen from Atlantic Highlands and reported a one drop bite of porgies as everyone loaded up. A real last minute opportunity is a Hudson Canyon trip at 7 a. m. on the Mimi VI from Pt.
Start of Fall Fishing Wednesday, September 23, 2020 The fall hasnt started with a bang do to all the storms passing by giving us rough seas which has kept the action slow on the Porgies. As the seas settle the action will pick up.
Small craft warnings remain up through Wednesday with 6-9-foot seas still forecasted for the morning even though the winds will be just 10-15 knots from the west. The big turnaround is predicted for Thursday with northwest winds at just 5-10 knots changing to southwest in the afternoon asa seas decline to 2 to 3 feet.
Posted on September 21, 2020 West winds coming There aren t many fishing reports being posted during the current northeaster, but better days may be coming with a shift to the west. Pleasant won t be sailing Tuesday due to high seas.
The weather is finally going to be good this weekend like I said before and we are ready to get back to night fishing as well!IT S PORGY AND BLACKFISH TIME!RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL OF OUR TRIPS!!!!!!WE WILL CONTINUE BLUEFISHING EVERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT!RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL OF OUR TRIPS!For more information or for reservations please give us a call at 732-496-5383!
Posted on September 20, 2020 Small craft warnings through Monday afterno If you want even more rough seas, the forecast has just what you re looking for with northeast winds at 15-20 knots on Sunday along with big swells from offshore storms. The small small craft warning has been extended to Monday afternoon, with seas running 4 to 7 feet.