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AHQ Report - North Grand Strand

July 1

Morning surface water temperatures are around 82 degrees inshore around Little River. Bait is now pretty abundant in the creeks. 

Trolling for Spanish mackerel continues to entertain families and clients at the north end of the Grand Strand, and Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

June 24

Morning surface water temperatures are around 81-82 degrees inshore around Little River. Bait is now pretty abundant in the creeks. 

The Spanish mackerel continue to provide a lot of excitement at the north end of the Grand Strand this week, and Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

June 17

Morning surface water temperatures are around 82-83 degrees inshore around Little River. Bait is now pretty abundant in the creeks. 

The most exciting fishing at the top of the coast this week has been trolling for Spanish mackerel, and Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

June 10

Morning surface water temperatures are around 81 degrees inshore around Little River. Bait is now pretty abundant in the creeks. 

Even as it gets hot there has been some pretty good inshore fishing, and Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

May 25

Morning surface water temperatures are around 74 or 75 degrees inshore around Little River. Shrimp have flooded inshore and they are now easy to catch in a cast net.  

Fishing conditions have been good again this week, but Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

May 20

Morning surface water temperatures are in the mid-70s inshore around Little River. 

With calmer conditions there have been better fishing conditions this week, and Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

May 12

Morning surface water temperatures are around 69 degrees inshore around Little River. 

The conditions have been tough for fishing this week, as Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

May 4

Morning surface water temperatures are around 71 degrees inshore around Little River. 

The fishing has been strong recently at the top end of South Carolina’s coast, and Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

April 21

Morning surface water temperatures have made it into the low to mid-60s inshore around Little River, and there has been a lot of wind again this week. 

Despite some unfavorable fishing conditions, Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

April 8

Morning surface water temperatures are in the low 60s inshore around Little River and with big winds and rains again this week the water has been pretty stirred up.

It’s been impossible to get away from wind and rain at the top of the South Carolina Grand Strand, but Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

April 1

Morning surface water temperatures are in the low 60s inshore around Little River and with big winds and rains the water has been pretty stirred up. 

Unpleasant weather conditions have made for some tough days at the top of the South Carolina Grand Strand, but Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

March 17

Morning inshore surface water temperatures around Little River are up to the low 60s and conditions remain very clear. 

Fishing continues to improve at the top of the South Carolina Grand Strand, and Captain Patrick “Smiley” Kelly (843-361-7445) reports

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