The New York Boat Show opened today at the Convention Center and runs through Jan. 29.
A gale warning has been posted in NY/NJ Bight through Thursday afternoon. The Thursday forecast is for west winds at 25-30 knots plus gusts to 40.
The Jamaica from Brielle picked at porgies on every wreck during Sunday’s trip. There were also some pollock and weakfish. Jim Appling from Mt. Laurel, N.J. won the pool with a 12-pound pollock. Call 732 528-5014 for reservations on trips sailing Friday and Saturday nights.
Absecon Bay Sportsman Center reports the best white perch fishing ever, though boaters accounted for most of the weekend fish in the deepest river holes.
Sailfish Marina in Riviera Beach, Fl. weighed this 472-pound swordfish brought in by the Crazy III.