Saturday, May 20, 2017

Fishing Report for Sat, May 20th

The pier is only open up to the "T." PLEASE DO NOT PASS THE BARRICADE RAILING! It is for your safety.

Picked up some nice-sized Roundhead today, as well as a mix of some other small stuff. We're hoping the NE wind will push in some bigger fish by this evening/overnight.

WEAR SOMETHING WARM - it is windy and chilly out there.

Crabs are biting and we would say the catch has been okay. They are the average size you would expect for early in the season; the water is still a little cool.

VMRC Regulation Cards have not yet been issued this year. Please read the regulations online:

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All our info can be found here:

Water temp is here:
Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel 67.1 degrees
First Landing/Cape Henry 65 degrees

Weather can be checked here:


(For the most accurate tides, use Cape Henry and/or Lynnhaven Inlet for the address - the pier is about half-way between the two points)
Incoming tide is typically better than outgoing tide. Incoming tide is approx. 1 hour after Low up to 1 hour before High.

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