By: GRANDMANAN, 10:51 AM GMT on July 24, 2014

As predicted, rain, fairly steady at the moment, high humidity, calm, temp 15C with a gradual increase to low 20's by this afternoon. Clearing this evening, a good weather weekend in the forecast, with some moisture possible to begin the new week.

Fishery news remains quiet, the tankhouse is holding crabs, a much better environment to control the morts while a trip is made up. Haven't heard a price of the lobsters that are being landed, or the quantity, t...


By: GRANDMANAN, 10:47 AM GMT on July 23, 2014

Muggy, fog, a southerly draft gives one the impression fog may be with us for the day, weatherman suggesting a bit more wind, and sunshine by noon, remains to be seen. Temp 17C, expected to make it to mid 20's as the day progresses, the rain forecast for tomorrow has been changed to suggest thundershowers will be the order of the day.

Boat was not full coming or going yesterday, a mixture of locals and 'strangers from away' made up the clientele, a fair S...


By: GRANDMANAN, 9:03 AM GMT on July 22, 2014

Calm, a hint of fog in the harbour, soon to burn off, temp 13C, forecast suggesting not to rise too much, however this has been the suggestion for past few days, high has been significantly higher than forecast has predicted. Some sou'west air movement in the 25-30KPH range by this afternoon. Still giving showers for Thursday, then nice weather to return.

A quick trip to St. John for a bit of diversion, after the event of the past week or so, nothing spec...


By: GRANDMANAN, 10:46 AM GMT on July 21, 2014

Weather continues to follow the script, clear, with a bit of overcast, total calm, temp 15C expected to rise to low 20's, might get a draft from SW by this afternoon. Suggestion of light rain for Thursday, then returning to current conditions, for several days.

Herring news remains quiet, a couple of weirs in Whale Cove have twine on them, appears a couple of others are being worked on. No run on front of the island as yet, the historical season for herri...


By: GRANDMANAN, 11:08 AM GMT on July 20, 2014

Another great start to the weather day, high cloud cover, not a breathe of air moving, temp 14C, one of those rare days when no wind in the forecast. Cloudy later in the afternoon, temp might reach the 20's, with high humidity, long range still telling we have sun for the next several days.

Managed to have the lawn groomed by mid afternoon, now being visited by the newest crop of Canada Geese, they can cause havoc with grass in very short order, plus the ...

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