Mackerel school are wide spread now from mid Jersey to Montauk. Still Party boats from Belmar, NJ caught tons of mackerel yesterday(04-18-02). A friend of mine found big school of mackerel just a few miles off Jones Inlet (heading 185 degree in 68 - 70 feet water) on 04-17-02.
Capt. Lou and Super Spray from Freeport
and Brookyn VI,Sheepshead Bay will go mackerel fishing on Saturday. Good luck.