By: GRANDMANAN, 10:44 AM GMT on September 16, 2014

A hint of frost on the front lawn this morning, calm, 6C might make it to mid-teens, with a southerly influence the order of the day. Indication may get some showers by late afternoon or overnight. Remainder of the week, clear and cool seems to be the weather pattern for this area.

Preparation for making ice in the arena underway, one bank of the reefers was not operating, now repaired. Temp yesterday afternoon had the building down to -6C, the slab...


By: GRANDMANAN, 10:50 AM GMT on September 15, 2014

Frosty morning, literally speaking, temp 0C will slowly rise to low teens as the unfolds, calm, the northerly flow remains the prevailing wind. Similar conditions for the week, with a possible shower thrown in mid-week.

Crab fishery done for this year, herring news quiet, Grey Zone production still remains low, with a possible slight increase in level of catch taking place, still not the bonanza some of the boats enjoyed in previous summer seasons.<...


By: GRANDMANAN, 11:19 AM GMT on September 14, 2014

The beginning of a wet Sunday, has been some moisture down, attempting to clear with a draft from the NW, temp 13C, expect to rise a few degrees, sunny with a few clouds, wind to remain northerly 15-20KPH.

Geese on the lawn again this morning, did get them airborne, just off the tide line a large seal basking in the clouds and sun, quite a way up in the harbour. Seen one here a few months ago, but not a common occurrence.

Emily and Colton...


By: GRANDMANAN, 11:22 AM GMT on September 13, 2014

A cool northerly draft this morning, temp on the rise now 7C, clear for the moment, wind to swing to south by this afternoon bringing showers then light rain overnight. Temp might make the high teens, variable clouds for tomorrow, the new week looking not too bad.

Truck traffic on the late trip remains more than a little noticeable, however did not have an afternoon trip yesterday, even so don't where they all fit when it come time to load.


By: GRANDMANAN, 10:51 AM GMT on September 12, 2014

Seasonal conditions this morning, from a time gone by it is a 'corker', total calm, sun taking hold, temp 10C, temp to rise high teens, similar weather till Sunday then light rain in the forecast. Tide well out again this morning, harbour bottom visible for long way offshore.

Rob received notification yesterday he has successfully completed his BLOCK ONE, a great relief and level of satisfaction. He had a few points to spare, he is now getting officially ...

« View Older Entries