Fishing Outlook & Conditions
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5-Day Outlook as of 1/17/17
HIGH PRESSURE OFF THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES COAST WILL GRADUALLY WEAKEN THROUGH THE WEEK, LEADING TO LIGHTER AND MORE SOUTHERLY WINDS OVER THE WATERS. WINDS SHOULD REMAIN BELOW 15 KNOTS AND SEAS BELOW 5 FEET THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
Techniques & Tips as of 1/17/17
Bonefish are on the flats in a big way right now with warm water, a client caught on fly three the other day sight fishing one was 13lbs. A 6-8wt is perfect with a pattern of your choice. Watch for tails-cruising fish or mudding fish. Present the fly so the bonefish finds it and if he eats get ready for a good ride. I like floating lines and 9ft leaders.
Current Conditions as of 1/17/17Windy/warmd.
Local Species Available fall
|Grand Slam Crab||white/chartruse||1-1/0|
|Barracuda Fly||white||1/0 -3/0|
|clouser with wire trace||green-white||1/0|
|various crab patterns||tan-brown||1/0|
Grand Slam Crab
This lifelike crab is a terrific saltwater fly fishing pattern.