WGMD Fishing Report 6-17-21
Thursday saw another cool day with seas running two feet or less on a southwest wind. Friday will see two-foot seas in the morning then three to four-foot in the afternoon.
At Hook ‘em and Cook ‘em some big fish were brought in on Thursday. Rory Badger caught a 458-pound thresher shark at the Old Grounds on a mackerel bait. A 188-pound bigeye tuna came in on the Swordfish. The Captain Ike brought in a boat limit of 21 yellowfin tuna and released a few more. The Judy V and the Captain Bob had sea bass and flounder on their trips.
At Rick’s Bait and Tackle they reported Parker Pastorius caught a 3.7-pound trout out of Indian River Bay.
Chuck Glanden had a 20-inch flounder, also out of Indian River Bay.
Captain Chris on the Bill Slayer had 18 yellowfin tuna and was back at the dock early.
Lighthouse View Tackle reported a 17.5-inch flounder was caught along with good numbers of spot and croaker.
This is Eric Burnley with your WGMD fishing report.