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By: GRANDMANAN, 10:47 AM GMT on July 29, 2014
An uncommon mixture this morning, thick fog not uncommon. with a fairly strong 20-25KPH from SW. Supposed to clear with cloudy periods, same forecast for remainder of the week, temps not to increase by too much, well below the 20C, currently 16C listed as the high for today.
Emily has had a day at the tankhouse, again this morning, lobster yesterday, crabs the order of the day today. Don't know how long it took to gather these animals up, but a few lobste...
By: GRANDMANAN, 10:46 AM GMT on July 28, 2014
A fine grade of fog this morning, rained heavily overnight, a muggy 16C, thundershowers, strong southerlies as the day moves along. Week has sun and similar forecast as today listed so far, have to say it appears undecided what we will have leading to the Long Weekend.
Fisheries news little change, Grey Zone lobster catch not amounting to much, many boats fishing the same ground might be one consideration. A few small lots of herring from weirs from front...
By: GRANDMANAN, 11:12 AM GMT on July 27, 2014
Overcast, almost foggy in the harbour, a southerly flow to increase as the day moves along, temp 15C will increase a few degrees, with rain by this evening to continue for tomorrow. Sun with a day or so of showers in the forecast for next week.
Managed to have the lawn work completed, doesn't appear would have had an opportunity to work on it today, too damp.
Boat traffic seems steady whenever one going by the terminal and boat is coming or go...
By: GRANDMANAN, 11:22 AM GMT on July 26, 2014
Hazy this morning, any cloud cover very high, 12C with a high near the 20C level, calm, southerly expected later on this afternoon 20-25KPH. The moisture holding off till Monday, showers in the forecast off and on for the next week.
Few lobsters going, price now in the $6/lb range, those at SOBEY's selling at $6.99 live, historically a low price at anytime of the year, especially so in the summer months, possibly a Special for this week.
By: GRANDMANAN, 10:52 AM GMT on July 25, 2014
Overcast, a mackerel back sky observed, according to folklore a harbinger of moisture within twenty-four hours, none in the forecast till Sunday. Currently a modest 12C, remaining cooler today might make it to the 20C later on this afternoon. A nice Saturday with possibility of showers for Sunday and Monday.
New construction at the Seal Cove harbour nearing completion, at least this stage, a grand facility it is, money for final paving of the Parking Lot ...