Fishing Log – July 29, 2013

Fishing Log – July 29, 2013E Timbalier

  • FISHING BUDDY: Ron Aime
  • LOCATION: East Timbalier Island
  • LAUNCH: Melancon’s Landing
  • MOON PHASE: Waning Gibbous (Rise: N/A Set: 1:25 pm)
  • TIDE (HIGH/LOW/RANGE): Timbalier (High: 4:14 am Low: 4:54 pm Rg: 0.94’)
  • RIVER STAGE: 9.6 @ New Orleans – Falling
  • FORECAST/WINDS: Hi: 92° F    Lo: 77° F    5 mph NE
  • BAROMETRIC PRESSURE: 29.98 and Falling @ Port Fourchon
  • WATER TEMP:  Start:  83°   End:  87°
  • COASTAL WATERS FORECAST:  Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south late in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Protected waters a light chop.
  • WATER DEPTH:  2’ – 10’
  • LURES/BAIT USED:  Black/Char, Electric Chicken
  • SUNRISE: 6:20 am
  • SUNSET: 7:56 pm
  • TOTAL CATCH:  17 Specs
  • LARGEST FISH:  21” Spec
  • HOURS FISHED:  06:15 – 13:30
  • DISTANCE TRAVELED:  25 Miles
  • COMMENT:  Seems like we can’t find any fish in great numbers at E. Timbalier.  The Mississippi is starting to fall pretty good which means we may soon be able to make a trip to Venice and hopefully find some quality fish.  We haven’t made a trip down there yet this year.
  • 06:15 – 07:15 E. Timbalier, 3 Specs (15”)
  • 07:15 – 13:30 Timbalier Pump, 14 Specs (21”)
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