Posts from August 2017

Underwater Report 8am-outside air temperature - 82 degrees, warming to 93 degrees by 10am. 82-degree water temperature with one-to-two-foot waves, a very mild north current and visibility of 40 feet. Vessel & Crew Private vessel- Chiefy (29’ Sea Vee with twin 300 hp Mercury Verados) Crew- Joey Baleda, Andy Rubin, Carmine DiLorenzo, and...

Saturday, August 19, 2017 9:00 AM by Chiefy

Underwater Report 8am-outside air temp-84 degrees, warmed to 93 degrees, mainly sunny with scattered clouds with a mild easterly wind. For most of the day it remained sunny and pleasant. 84-degree water temp with seas of two-three feet and a gentle north current with the normal 30-foot visibility and excellent conditions. Vessel & Crew Private...

Friday, August 18, 2017 9:00 AM by Chiefy

The City of Pompano Beach knows how to throw a party and the public was even invited! Held at the Hillsboro Inlet park, the event was to celebrate the sinking of the Okinawa, a 107-foot tugboat to become part of the Shipwreck Park in Pompano Beach. The Okinawa was towed to the Hillsboro Inlet after being cleaned and readied for the sinking as...

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 1:00 PM by Chiefy

Underwater Report 8am-outside air temp-78 degrees, warmed to 92 by mid-day. Today was a little bumpy at 3-5 feet with the winds around 15 mph out of the southeast. Conditions under the water were comfortable at 86 degrees, mild north current and 50 feet of visibility. Vessel & Crew Private vessel- Sand Diver (39’ Yellowfin with triple...
Underwater Report 8am-outside air temperature - 82 degrees, warming to 93 degrees by 10am. 86-degree water temperature with two-to-four-foot waves, a very mild north current and visibility of 40 feet. Vessel & Crew Private vessel- Chiefy (29’ Sea Vee with twin Mercury Verados) Crew- Andrew Rubin, Chuck Van Buskirk, Roger Soles and myself....

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 12:00 PM by Chiefy

Underwater Report 8am-outside air temperature - 83 degrees, warming to 93 degrees by 10am. 86-degree water temperature with flat conditions, a very mild south current and visibility of 70-plus feet with a very mild breeze from the west. Vessel & Crew Private vessel- Chiefy (29’ Sea Vee with twin Mercury Verados) Crew-Chuck Van Buskirk,...