It’s getting late, but you can beat the deadline for the IGFA Permit Invitational Auction which closes at 6 p.m. Get on the IGFA website and you might find a great deal on tackle, art, fishing trips, etc.
Due to a canyon trip cancellation, Mimi VI from Point Pleasant has room on the morning trip for fluke — and another Tuesday (also at 6:30) for stripers and blues before finishing with bottom fishing. Call 732 370-8019 for reservations.
The Fishermen from Atlantic Highlands reported very good jumbo porgy fishing today until the wind and current changed. Since that area won’t be fishable in a south wind, tomorrow’s trip is cancelled — but Tuesday is a go. A 3 1/2-pound fluke won the pool.
A small craft advisory is up through Monday evening. The morning forecast is for southwest at 15-20 knots.
Vinny D’Anton got a brief shot at a mullet school in the Monmouth County surf this morning a caught a legal bass on his Chug Bug. Frank Manzi came up with a 20-inch fluke.