By: GRANDMANAN, 10:28 AM GMT on October 22, 2014

The weatherman's prediction correct this morning with the promised easterly now in commence, has been raining for quite sometime,. Wind and rain till first of the week currently 10C no change in temp anticipated, wind to remain NE near gale force by this afternoon, lots of rain for next couple of days, then will change to showers or light.

Daylight well delayed entering the swam this morning, cloud cover will delay saving any on electricity for next few d...


By: GRANDMANAN, 10:48 AM GMT on October 21, 2014

Certainly a KODAK MOMENT as the sun rises from behind ROSS ISLAND this morning, brilliant Red Sky reflecting off a bank of clouds, total calm, the sun reflection across the harbour onto the tide line on this side. Calm, cool 3C, temp to rise low double digits, remain clear till nightfall, easterly and rain into the weekend is the forecast of the moment.

Three weeks from today the traps hit the water, still last minute preparations with some gear, appears...


By: GRANDMANAN, 10:42 AM GMT on October 20, 2014

Looking across the harbour it could be a couple of months from now, daylight slowly taking over, a large bank of clouds to the east of Ross Island, a westerly draft, temp 4C with a promise of clearing and temps to remain in the single digits. A more wintry scenario than fall, rain and easterly influence midweek for several days now in the forecast.

Woodstove now in commence as of late yesterday, didn't require an overnight stick, but was suggested it woul...


By: GRANDMANAN, 11:18 AM GMT on October 19, 2014

Great sunrise, now cloud cover has hidden the sun, temp a modest 11C, temp to rise a few degrees, current westerly changing to northerly and temps to decline by this afternoon, low single digits overnight. Next few days cool and clear with moisture by midweek, however than seems to be changing with each new forecast.

Boats hitting the Grey Zone with a bit more frequency, the lobster catch has improved. The gear conflict is ongoing, with a number of traps ...


By: GRANDMANAN, 11:27 AM GMT on October 18, 2014

Overcast, a slight haze in evidence, a southerly draft, temp a nice 14C might increase a few degrees, wind to be in the 20-25KPH range haven't decided if we will have some moisture or clear. Damp weather in the offing for the next week, a day here and there in the forecast at the moment.

Lots of folks travelling yesterday on the trips I was one, if not full only a few more spaces available. All hands local, and a few semis onboard, the last trip had a dec...

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