Recent ocean conditions have been windy with large swells and there has been little fishing in the ocean.
Albacore Tuna Report
Albacore tuna is currently being sold at Woodley Island Marina dock A.
Tuna in the 20-35 lb range were reportedly caught about 60 miles out of Eureka near Punta Gorda around Sept. 25th.
The halibut bite has not been the most exciting but some in the 40 lb range have been landed between 200-300 ft. of water.
Rockfish/ Ling Cod
Reports for Rockfish and Ling Cod have been great when the weather permits.
SYNOPSIS FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WATERS
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL DIMINISH THROUGH MONDAY AS A WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE COAST
RELAXING THE PRESSURE GRADIENT AND MOVING THROUGH THE AREA ON MONDAY. NORTHERLY WINDS AND THE SEAS WILL INCREASE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS A HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM STRENGTHENS BEHIND THE FRONT.
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM- 230 PM PDT SUN SEP 28 2014
NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES NW 5 FT AT 8 SECONDS.
NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES NW 6 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 6 FT AT 10 SECONDS.
N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES NW 7 FT AT 10 SECONDS…AND
NW 2 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 5 FT AT 9 SECONDS…AND W
2 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.