TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23/14

By: GRANDMANAN, 10:40 AM GMT on September 23, 2014


Fall weather has returned, a modest 5C by the water, bright red sun making it up over Ross Island, a slight draft from the NW, to increase from the west 20-25KPH then northerly by late this afternoon, temp into mid teens then declining single digits overnight, same for the remainder of the week.

Provincial Election results took some time with the Liberal replacing the Conservative with a small majority of a couple of seats. Final results not accepte...

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22/14

By: GRANDMANAN, 10:42 AM GMT on September 22, 2014


Fall conditions on hold for at least today, mild 18C, fog making its way up the harbour, suggestion of possible showers, before giving over to clouds late in the day. Clear and good temps for the remainder of the week.

Fishing news remains static, with some word the Zone has picked up 'some'. whatever that means. The boats will be moving gear out of there in the next few weeks, in preparation for 2nd Tuesday in November.

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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21/14

By: GRANDMANAN, 11:11 AM GMT on September 21, 2014


First day of Fall, sun rapidly disappearing in preparation for rain sometime in the not too distant future. Southerly breeze continues, back to 20-35KPH later on in the day, temp 13C, suggesting will make to the 20's and rain, next week to be clear with high teens for temps during the day.

Many new traps evident, freshly painted buoys, some bait showing up, mainly fresh, being frozen. A bit early for those preparing salt, and quite warm. Tempo will ...

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20/14

By: GRANDMANAN, 11:14 AM GMT on September 20, 2014


Sun not so bright this morning, not a cloud in the sky, a breezy SW underway to reach 40KPH, remain clear by this afternoon. Temp 10C possible to reach mid teens later on this afternoon. Same for tomorrow an indication of moisture to start the week. Fall abounds without a doubt, tomorrow will such on the calendar.

The hardcore volunteer group making progress with the ice making, plan was to paint the lines and put down the logo last evening. Once th...

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19/14

By: GRANDMANAN, 10:47 AM GMT on September 19, 2014


A chilly one this morning, 2C, calm, clear, not expected to have temps far into double digits today, weekend conditions similar, some indication might get some moisture on Sunday.

Ice making well in hand, with enough layers down to have the surface painted, at this rate the ice surface should be ready sooner than expected. Conversation changing from summer sports to getting groups ready for the hockey wars.

Fishery news remains quiet, muc...

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