MONDAY MEMORIES. Warm temperatures, easy breezes and overall good conditions will highlight the start of the week. If you’re at home teaching classes, or working, consider this your field day! If you can’t get out, we’ve got some fun web wanderings including ways to socially distance on the water, how to do it quickly and a continued update on weird fish in today’s Outdoors Roundup.
Featured Photo: STUCK. A smallmouth takes a krystal flash jig. Simonson Photo.
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Mon 4/28 – Gorgeous – Hi 73, Lo 40, Wind S@8
Tomorrow: Tue 4/29 – Damp – Hi 62, Lo 42, Wind NW@22, G33
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Moonrise Moonset Overhead Underfoot
9:24AM 12:38AM 5:29PM 5:03AM
Moon Phase: Waxing Crescent (18% Full)
EDGE HOUR: 5:00-6:00PM. Get that quitting time bite in with moon overhead, light winds and warm temps in our Edge Hour.
OPENING UP. As the world opens up a bit more, state-by-state and day-by-day, the Minnesota DNR has some tips for anglers to keep the fight going against Covid-19 and how to respectfully distance yourself in the outdoors. Along with that, general tips for safe spring fishing are included in the release.
NEED FOR SPEED. Imagine getting to your favorite fishing spot before everyone else in a bass boat that can go around 120 mph. Allison Bass boats claim the world record and have been doing so for the past 15 years
WEIRD STUFF. Russian deep sea commercial angler @RFedortsov continues his catalogue of rare and strange fish from the briny blue. Check out his twitter feed for regular updates of amazing species and challenging conditions.