The past week saw some miserable condition for are anglers that included small craft advisories.
Inshore boats reported pretty good fishing with catches of red drum, black drum and speckled trout.
Joe Johnston reports red drum continue to be caught in the deeper holes on cut bait and soft plastics.
Red drum are also being caught in the deep holes on fresh shrimp.
There have been several large speckled trout caught and released as well.
Source: Eastern Outfitters.
CRYSTAL COAST-SWANSBORO TO MOREHEAD CITY-INSHORE/NEARSHORE
Captain Jeff Cronk reports anglers along the Crystal Coast saw catches of red drum, black drum and speckled trout over the past week.
The red drum and black drum are being caught on Gulp baits, mud minnows fished on slip cork rigs and shrimp fished on Carolina rigs.
The best fishing has been in the small protected creeks off the lower rivers and along the waterway.
Source: Fish’n 4 Life Charters.