Fishing Report

Fishing report for Wednesday, July 30, 2014 : Sunny, breezy and beautiful! Winds are blowing NNE at 12 mph with the air temperature at 75 degrees.The water temperature is 77 degrees and anglers have caught BLUE FISH, GREY TROUT, SPOT, PIG FISH, one TRIGGER FISH, and some small CROAKER. Congratulations to 12 year old Kenny Crawford, Jr. for his catch... a KING MACKERAL, weighing in at 26.5 lbs and 47 inches! WooHoo!!! 

Fishing report for Tuesday, July 29, 2014 :

Kind of slow with two small COBIAS, a couple of SPOT, a couple of TRIGGERFISH and a FALSE ALBACORE to start the day. Bright sunshine, wind NNE 10-15 mph. Slight surface chop and good visibility, water temp 74 degrees. High tide 9:41 a.m. and 9:45 p.m. Low tide 3:44 p.m. Trish caught these nice TRIGGERS this morning.


Fishing report for Monday, July 28, 2014 : Anglers on the pier are happily reporting good catches of BLUEFISH and SPOT. Overcast, wind SW 15 mph. Flat and glassy, water temp 72 degrees. High tide 9:04 a.m. and 9:11 p.m. Low tide 3:05 p.m.

Fishing report for Sunday, July 27, 2014 :

A sunny pleasant morning at the oceanfront. One throwback COBIA. Anglers have also had luck with SHEEPSHEAD, SPOT, BLUEFISH and PIGFISH. Wind is WSW at 10 mph. Water is clear and 76 degrees. High tides 8:18 a.m. and 8:39 p.m. Low tide 2:18 p.m. Pat from Williamston shows off a nice FLOUNDER her husband caught Saturday.

Fishing report for Saturday, July 26, 2014 :

Scott caught this nice COBIA this morning. This afternoon, FLOUNDER, CROAKER, SPOT, PINFISH, BLUES. One KING MACKEREL early today.

Fishing report for Saturday, July 26, 2014 :

Some cloud cover and comfortable temperatures with no wind. Archie Sawyer of South Mills (pictured) landed a 41-inch long, 22-pound KING MACKEREL around 7:40 a.m. Also biting are BLUES, SPOT and TRIGGERS. Water 76 degrees. High tides 7:33 a.m. and 7:59 p.m. Low 1:41 p.m. Water is clear, no waves.

Fishing report for Friday, July 25, 2014 : Fishing is steady with a lot of variety today including BLUEFISH, TROUT, SEA ROBIN, FLOUNDER, PIGFISH and SPOT. A few COBIA have been spotted, but none have taken the bait. Mostly sunny and pleasant, wind N 15-20 mph. Surface chop with good visibility, water temp 72 degrees. High tide 7:10 a.m. and 7:25 p.m. Low tide 1:09 p.m.

Fishing report for Thursday, July 24, 2014 : Fishing is slow with BLUEFISH, SAND PERCH, SKATE and PIGFISH. Mostly cloudy and expecting storms later, wind NW 15 mph. Flat and glassy, water temp has dipped to 71 degrees. High tide 6:27 a.m. and 6:46 p.m. Low tide 12:25 p.m.

Fishing report for Wednesday, July 23, 2014 :

Rob Rollason of Kill Devil Hills caught a 52-inch, 60-pound COBIA before noon (pictured). The girth was 25.25-inches. Anglers are also catching a few SPOT, SEA MULLET and small FLOUNDER. Partly sunny, wind W 5-10 mph. Flat, clear conditions, water temp 75 degrees. High tide 5:37 a.m. and 6:04 p.m. Low tide 11:37 a.m.


Fishing report for Tuesday, July 22, 2014 : Travis Kemp landed a 50-inch, 28-pound KING MACKEREL just before 10:30 a.m. A small COBIA and, surprisingly, two RIBBONFISH were decked at the end. Also catching BLUEFISH and SAND PERCH. Mostly cloudy, wind E 5-10 mph. Choppy surface with 15 feet of visibility, water temp 75 degrees. Low tide 10:44 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. High tide 5:15 p.m.