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 myself.
Dive, Dive, Dive
The BIG change for today was the new State of Florida regulations for Hogfish, starting on September 24th. Previously, the regulations were a minimum size of 12”, measured to the fork, a