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 Post subject: 1st outing of 2019
PostPosted: May 9th, 2019, 6:57 am 
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Or should I say skunking? Fish a popular beach south of Portland last night, nada. Heard of fish caught a bit more to the south and one hooked in the marsh. It's gonna bust open soon. The 7 wt spey with rio Skagit max long tames the wind nicely.


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 Post subject: Re: 1st outing of 2019
PostPosted: May 13th, 2019, 4:58 pm 
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I fished for an hour and a half today, a bit further south; NE wind starting to kick, some decent chop developing, thought I may have had a bump but that was it. Water was 47 so it can't be far off. If this storm pushes up from the south it could mix in just enough warmer water....tick, tick, tick.….


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 Post subject: Re: 1st outing of 2019
PostPosted: May 14th, 2019, 6:38 am 
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Salmosebago wrote:
I fished for an hour and a half today, a bit further south; NE wind starting to kick, some decent chop developing, thought I may have had a bump but that was it. Water was 47 so it can't be far off. If this storm pushes up from the south it could mix in just enough warmer water....tick, tick, tick.….


Fished my usual spot last night after work- on the board.... 2 solid 22" fish and dropped two more. Friggin' cold....


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 Post subject: Re: 1st outing of 2019
PostPosted: May 20th, 2019, 6:53 am 
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Pretty barren in Harpswell this weekend. Saw an osprey get what I expect was about a 5” herring. Not much happening for the 1 seal we saw. Getting there quickly though.

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 Post subject: Re: 1st outing of 2019
PostPosted: May 22nd, 2019, 3:54 pm 
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Fished again Monday on the outgoing- no love. Heard of fish caught earlier in the tide. Had a great Cape trip though. Trying north of Portland tonight.


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