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Date posted May 10, 2006 5:58 PM
Posted by jets28
Report location New York > Western Sound > outside manhasset
Fishing method Boat
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Got out last night for only the second time this year the first REAL fishing since the first time was like a trial run for the boat. Fished until about 8:30 when the wind and tide teamed together to make for a miserable return. I didn't see much action on the finder or on the water but I managed the first striper of the year for the boat and finally I caught it being it is my boat (usually everyone else does better) 11 1/2 lbs. 30" caught in 37' of water outside Manhasset on a fresh bunker head. My fishfinder gave me a water temp of 55 deg. I don't know if that is acurate or not but I remeber when we were killin em last year it said 62-63 deg. Plus it was after it rained all the end of May so maybe this week of rain and little warmer water will help us out.





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dirtyass

Joined: 05/08/2006
Posts: 12
Location: HILTON HEAD
 05/10/2006 06:30 PM  

NICE FISHup
 
FrancesMay

Joined: 06/07/2004
Posts: 81
Location: White Plains, NY
 05/10/2006 10:27 PM  

Way to go!
 
Jillybird

Joined: 09/03/2001
Posts: 2260
Location: Mamaroneck
 05/11/2006 11:57 AM  

That water temp reading is consistent with the readings I was getting last weekend in mid-Sound. Stripers get active once the water hits 50 degrees so we're in the right groove with the temps. But I think the vast bulk of the fish are still up in the Hudson and will be tricking in over the next few weeks. Nice catch.
 
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