Wednesday, 9/30/20

Outer Banks Fishing Report

Surf Fishing Report:
Flounder Season ends today. So my picture today might be the last one for awhile. Hatteras Island reported Pompano, nice size Bluefish and Sea Mullet on cut bait at the Cape. Avon also reported nice Bluefish.
We have Drum and Bluefish at this end.

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: No report.
Nags Head: Mullet and Drum
Jennette’s: Puppy Drum, black Drum, Sea Mullet and Pinfish,
Outer Banks: Sea Mullet, Croaker

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore caught Spanish and Albacore. The inshore boats reported catching their limits of Trout.

Offshore Boats Report:
The fish of the day has been Blackfin for the last couple of days. And I’m talking an abundant amount. There were a few Wahoo caught as well.

The winds are W at 15 and the water temp is 72 degrees. Becoming sunny, breezy, small surf.

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Tuesday, 9/29/20

Outer Banks Fishing Report

Surf Fishing Report:
Frisco has had pretty good fishing the last several days catching Pompano, Sea Mullet and Puppy Drum. The Point catching Shark, Spanish and Puppy Drum. Sea Mullet and Pompano scattered on the south beaches.
We have Puppy Drum and Sea Mullet, some Pompano reported on the north beaches.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway reported a good run of Trout and Drum.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Sea Mullet and 1 Puppy.
Nags Head: A few Sea Mullet and puppy Drum.
Jennette’s: Nothing yet.
Outer Banks: some Mullet and little Drum.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Near shore and Inlet boats caught Spanish, Albacore, Bluefish and King Mackerel. Sound boats limiting out on Drum and Trout.

Offshore Boats Report:
Lots of Blackfin laid out on the docks, with some Yellowfin, some Wahoo and a few Dolphin. A few Billfish were released.

The winds are SE at 8 and the water temp is 72 degrees. Overcast, rain, calm winds, clean swells.

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Monday, 9/28/ 20

Outer Banks Fishing Report
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Surf Fishing Report:
Puppy Drum are biting up and down the Island. Pompano, Bluefish and Sea Mullet are everywhere and citation Drum were biting at the point last night. On the north beaches there are Puppy Drum and some Pompano reported on most beaches. There were Sheepshead, Sea Mullet and Spot also. It has been a good weekend.
The pictures have been good the last couple of days. I have never had 13 pictures to post in one day before. It sets the fishing report running an hour late and also my breakfast. But I’m not complaining. Keep them coming

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: 2 Puppy Drum and Sea Mullet.
Nags Head: Few Mullet and Bluefish.
Jennette’s: Spot, Sea Mullet and Bluefish.
Outer Banks: Pompano, 22 in Drum, small Spot and Black Drum.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore had Spanish and Bluefish. Drum and Trout fishing is outstanding in the sound.

Offshore Boats Report:
The fleet returned to shore with their boxes filled with Dolphin, Blackfin, Yellowfin and Wahoo.

The winds are NW at 4 and the water temp is 72 degrees. Sunny, no wind, small swells.

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Sunday, 9/27/20

Outer Banks Fishing Report

Surf Fishing Report:
Avon had Sea Mullet, Puppy Drum and Bluefish, Buxton had Puppy Drum, Bluefish and Pompano, Frisco caught Puppy Drum, Bluefish, Flounder, Sea Mullet and Pompano and Puppy Drum in Hatteras. The North beaches fish of the day were Drum and there were Bluefish and Spot as well.

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

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

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore anglers caught Spanish, Bluefish and False Albacore. Inshore had Trout, Red Drum, and Bluefish.

Offshore Boats Report:
The weather did not help yesterday but the fishing did not disappoint. They found the Dolphin and caught a King Mackerel

The winds are NW at 7 and the water temp is 72 degrees. Mostly sunny, calm winds, small swells.

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Friday, 9/25/20

Outer Banks Fishing Report
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Surf Fishing Report:
Bluefish and Drum scattered on the Island and Spanish reported at ramp 55. We have Drum and Trout on our beaches which also includes Corolla. I had word from Jeff Samuel in Corolla. He said he does not take his camera to the beach so no pictures. He reads the fishing report everyday and he felt it was time to give back. So he let me know the Drum have been biting and he caught 4 nice ones yesterday the biggest being 24 inches. I thank you for the news.
I had so many pictures to work with today so I’m running late this morning but keep them coming.

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

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Trout, Drum, Black Drum, Mullet, Spot,
Nags Head: Drum, Black Drum Trout and Pompano.
Jennette’s: 16 ½ Flounder and Spot.
Outer Banks: Black Drum,Sea Mullet and Puppy Drum.

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
Nearshore charters caught False Albacore, Spanish, Bluefish. Inlet boats had Trout, Sea Mullet and released Stripers. Inshore anglers still catching plenty Drum and Trout.

Offshore Boats Report:
The boats finally made it out and and had a fantastic day limiting out with Dolphin. They caught a few Yellowfin and also released Blue and White Marlin.

The winds are E at 3 and the water temp is 70 degrees. Mostly cloudy, no wind, flat Ocean.

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Saturday, 9/26/20

Outer Banks Fishing Report
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Surf Fishing Report:
There are Bluefish, Spot and Drum up and down on all the beaches.

I have pictures this morning that has no name or any other info. Please send your name and the species of the fish and where you caught it. I also have a picture of a little fellow with his first fish. The picture has been reduced so small I cannot use it. Please send it again.

Sound Fishing Report:
The Drum action from the Little Bridge on the Nags Head/Manteo causeway has been over the top the last several days. Also catching some bottom fish and Trout.

Pier Fishing Report:
Avalon: Trout few Drum, and Spot
Nags Head: Mullet, Drum, Flounder and Specks.
Jennette’s: Puppies, Blackfin, Puffers, Sea Mullet and Shark off the end.
Outer Banks: Puppy Drum, Flounder and Croaker

Inshore Boats/nearshore Report:
The inshore fleet are catching Trout, Striped Bass and bottom fish. Nearshore anglers decked Spanish, Bluefin and false Albacore. Sound fishing in the area of the Little Bridge is good for catching Drum and Trout as well.

Offshore Boats Report:
Offshore fishing is getting back to normal with the fleet having an impressive day catching Blackfin, Yellowfin and plenty Mahi with some boats catching their limits.

The winds are S at 4 and the water temp is 72 degrees. Mostly sunny, calm winds, med swells.

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