Captiva Fishing Reports







Sanibel Flooding Update: Dangerous Rip Tides

Sanibel Island, Tide Surge & Flooding, 1-17-16. |

City Of Sanibel Flooding Update City Of Sanibel issued the following release. Most City Beaches, City Boat Ramp & Fishing Pier Re-opened “LIGHTHO– USE BEACH – THE GULFSIDE BEACH PARKING LOT IS NOW REOPENED TO THE PUBLIC, THE ROAD TO THE LIGHTHOSUE REMAINS CLOSED DUE TO EROSION CITY BOAT RAMP IS RE-OPENED THE CITY FISHING…

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Sanibel Severe Weather Advisory Update

Sanibel Weather Coming In, 1-17-16, 529 AM. Fishing, not Golf, tops activity list of lightning-related deaths. NOAA: Fishing & Boating Combined Top The List At 40 Lightning Deaths. |

City Of Sanibel Weather Update The City Of Sanibel Issues the following release. Severe Weather Advisory As of 5 am Department of Public Works (239-472-6397) & Sanibel City Hall (239-472-3700) are Open With Staff to take Calls & Deploy Personnel as Needed. In Addition to Sanibel Police Department (Dispatch 239-472-3111 & 9-1-1) “CURRENT FORECAST: Line…

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New City of Sanibel Severe Weather Advisory

Another storm rolling in across the bay toward Captiva Island, Charlie Landon, January 2016. |

City Of Sanibel Severe Weather Advisory For Sunday, January 17, 2016. News release from the City of Sanibel: “ALL RESIDENTS AND VISITORS ARE REMINDED TO BE PREPARED TO TAKE IMMEDIATE AND APPROPRIATE STEPS IF THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ISSUES A TORNADO WARNING.” “The City of Sanibel is advising of the potential for a severe weather event…

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City Of Sanibel Issues Severe Weather Advisory

Storm rolling in across the bay toward Captiva Island, Charlie Landon, June 28, 2011. |

Severe Weather Advisory The City Of Sanibel issued the following release. “The City of Sanibel is advising of the potential for a severe weather event to occur Friday January 15, 2016. The severe weather may occur between 4am and noon. Our area can expect severe thunderstorms, possible damaging wind, isolated tornados and waterspouts.  A cold…

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Blind Pass Continues To Fill In

Sanibel Rentals, 3-29-15, Sanibel: Blind Pass Filling in, Nearly Closed To Navigation. |

Blind Pass Continues To Fill In; Nearly Closed To Navigation. Sanibel Rentals, 3-29-15, Sanibel & Captiva: Blind Pass is close to being filled in and is only navigable out to the gulf at high tide by low draft boats. It is scheduled to be dredged again this coming fall and winter. On the other hand,…

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Punta Gorda Fish Company Ice House

Punta Gorda Fish Company Ice house, North Captiva, 1-24-15. |

Punta Gorda Fish Company Ice House, Safety Harbor, North Captiva. Commercial fishing was once a much larger part of of life in the barrier islands. “Pine Island Sound was peppered with fishing camps and later, ice houses, which eliminated the need to preserve their catch through drying and salting. One such ice house was built…

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