|The fog is burning off and it's going to be a glorious day
at the inlet. Winds are blowing out of the East at 6 mph
and the water is calm.
Yesterday morning between 9:00 and 10:00 on the outgoing tide, the Black Drum bite turned on according to Mike Ricciardi of Vero Beach. Mike reported that 10 Drum came over the rails in the 22" - 27" range for anglers using shrimp and clam combos. A few small Blues and small Spanish Mackerel came over the rails on Gotcha lures.
The late afternoon brought another strong Black Drum bite along with small Macks in the 11" - 13" range. Macks must be 12" to the fork of the tail. Sheepshead, Flounder and Reds also made an appearance after 6:00 p.m.