SUNDAY, AUGUST 25/13

By: GRANDMANAN , 11:19 AM GMT on August 25, 2013

A grand show of weather this morning, bright sun, total calm, harbour mill pond like, Ross Island shore reflecting halfway cross the harbour. Lots of water birds gathering prior to going to worship I suspect. Temp to rise from current 9C to 20C mark, definite fall like feel about the place this weekend.

University students preparing to return to the classroom. Village have a number hired their positions will be over next weekend. Time certainly slips by bigtime.

Fishery news remains static, haven't learned of any activity in the herring side of things for the past several days.


The views of the author are his/her own and do not necessarily represent the position of The Weather Company or its parent, IBM.

Reader Comments

Comments will take a few seconds to appear.

Post Your Comments

Please sign in to post comments.

Log In or Join

Not only will you be able to leave comments on this blog, but you'll also have the ability to upload and share your photos in our Wunder Photos section.

Display: 0, 50, 100, 200 Sort: Newest First - Order Posted

Viewing: 3 - 1

Page: 1 — Blog Index

3. WunderAlertBot (Admin)
10:46 AM GMT on August 26, 2013
GRANDMANAN has created a new entry.
2. palmettobug53
2:07 PM GMT on August 25, 2013
Morning, Rob.

I thought we were feeling 'fall-ish' when I got up to find it was only 20C outside this morning. You certainly beat us out at 9C.

It is a beautiful day here, though. Sunshine, blue sky and NO humidity.
Member Since: December 31, 1969 Posts: Comments:
1. Justapluggin
11:45 AM GMT on August 25, 2013
Morning,
56 degrees at 5:30AM so I put a row of firewood in the wood shed. Great temp, no wind and sunny has been the rule for a few days now and with those cooler temps a bit more get up and go in my step. I endure heat and humidity and wait for fall weather.

We have seen giant sunfish in the area. I saw one just E of the island. The tuna addicts have seen quite a few ESE of Mt Desert Rock with a couple of reports of them actually breaching like a whale. How such an awkward looking fish that seems as though it can just get out do its way can leap out df the water is a puzzle to me. We have had an abundance of sand lances around the docks lately. the arctic terns have brought their young into the harbor for the feast. I don't remember ever having terns inhabiting my trap float. they put up quite a racket when I tie up to the float and only leave when we are right alongside and tieing up.

I have a spider's web on my boat between my exhaust and cabin side. I leave it there because there is usually a skitter or three caught in it. While hauling the other day my crew pointed out that there was a horsefly Caught in the web. Just as he said that, the spider (about 1/3 the size of the fly) came out of a PVC conduit, bit the fly and went back in his hole. About 30 seconds later the spider returned and lugged the fly back home. Mother Nature never ceases to amaze me.
David
Member Since: December 31, 1969 Posts: Comments:

Viewing: 3 - 1

Page: 1 — Blog Index

Top of Page
Ad Blocker Enabled

GRAND MANAN, N.B.

About GRANDMANAN

Recent Posts

GRANDMANAN's Recent Photos

CHANCE FOR A BEVERAGE AND RELAX
EMILY AT BONNY BROOK
MORE GARDEN
PORTION OF THE GARDEN