Monthly Archive: January 2018

Cool weather dictates Siesta Key winter patterns

Cool weather dictates Siesta Key winter patterns

Persistent fronts have kept the water temperature in the upper 50s in Sarasota Bay, resulting in a change in tactics for clients on Siesta Key fishing charters.  Fishing on the deeper flats has slowed...

Bottom fishing produces on Siesta Key fishing charters

Bottom fishing produces on Siesta Key fishing charters

A series of cold fronts moved through the area, dropping the water temperature into the low to mid 50s.  This scattered the fish off of the flats and a switch in tectics was required. ...

Fishing patterns change for Siesta Key and Sarasota anglers

Fishing patterns change for Siesta Key and Sarasota anglers

Severe cold fronts have drastically changed the fishing in Sarasota since New Years Day.  Water temperatures dropped twenty degrees, down to near 50 degrees!  The deep flats are just too cold and the water...