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The Galveston County Daily News : Fishing Report

October 30, 2014

Fishing Report

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Reel Report: West Bay looks good for flounder

West Bay is holding a good number of flounder of all sizes. This is a typical pattern during the early part of the annual flounder run.

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Wednesday 10/29/2014
Cold front could provide relief
Posted: October 29, 2014

Anglers are waiting for a cold front to lower water temperatures and get the fish into their fall patterns.

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Tuesday 10/28/2014
Strong wind mars deep fishing
Posted: October 28, 2014

Monday a strong south wind played havoc with anglers trying to fish deep, mid-bay reefs; however, areas along the Galveston Ship Channel were fishable and flounder were being caught.

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Monday 10/27/2014
Sea Scout Center hosts veterans
Posted: October 27, 2014

The new Sea Scout Center hosted its first event Saturday, the Combat Wounded Veterans Challenge.

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Sunday 10/26/2014
Week’s weather looks promising
Posted: October 26, 2014

This week looks great weather-wise for fishing. The only hiccup for bay anglers is the summerlike temperatures that are keeping the waters warmer than usual for this time of year.

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Friday 10/24/2014
Wind shift may improve fishing
Posted: October 24, 2014

Until we get relief from the east wind, fishing likely will continue on the slow side.  The good news is that this weekend a shift is in the forecast and by Sunday southerly winds should be taking over.

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Thursday 10/23/2014
Reel Report: East wind continues to hamper fishing
Posted: October 23, 2014

Fishing continues to be adversely affected by an east wind; however, as the week progresses velocities are forecast to drop and a switch to a more southerly direction is called for the latter part of this weekend.

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Wednesday 10/22/2014
Inshore fishing time of the year
Posted: October 22, 2014

We are in that time of year when most inshore fishermen feel that fishing is best.

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Sunday 10/19/2014
Flounder making their big run
Posted: October 19, 2014

It appears that this year flounder are back to their old patterns and making their big run between the full moons of October and November. Last week, we were in the full moon phase for October and apparently that, along with the frontal passage that emptied the marshes, jump started the flounder movement.

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