11/4/08

Outer Banks Fishing Report 11/3/08-Hatteras Island

A breezy week turned into a gorgeous weekend as the Northeast winds subsided long enough for anglers to hit the beaches in T-Shirts, and offshore boats to enjoy calm waters all the way to the Gulf Stream. Lots of fish were being reeled in from all over the Outer Banks, including lots of drum, blues, sea mullet, and even speckled trout around the jetties near the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.
We’re expecting a coastal storm over the next couple of days, but that just means the shelling is going to be great by the weekend, when the air temperatures are expected to reach almost 70 degrees. It’s certainly shaping up to be a good November.
Rodanthe, Waves & Salvo: Big Drum and Puppy Drum, Trout, Spots Black Drum, Sea Mullet, Blues
Avon: Specks; Blues, Puppy drum, Sea Mullet, Black Drum
Cape Point: Flounder, Blues, Puppy drum and big drum, Yearlings, lots of speckled trout at jetties.
Hatteras: Puppy Drum, Sea Mullet

From the Piers:
Rodanthe Pier: Spot, Blues, Sea Mullet, Puppy Drum
Avon Pier: Lots of Specks, Puppy Drum and a few big drum, Blues, Sea Mullet, Few Spot
Cape Hatteras Pier in Frisco: Blues, Black Drum, Puppy Drum, Flounder, Sea Mullet, Spot, Speckled Trout
Offshore: Great dolphin and kings. Good blackfins with several citations.

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