Beach Dive Florida - Dive the 1711 Wrecks 29-July-99

Lobster Mini-Season - Second Day

Dive Trip Report to: Florida's Beaches!
Purpose: Dive For Bugs

Dive Reports:

Dive #1: Wednesday, 29-July, Morning Dive. My Dive #
A. Dive Boat / Location: Beach Dive - South of Disney (Wabasso)
B. Conditions:
Visibility: 5-10 feet at the most!
Seas: Flat
Water Temp: 77 on the bottom
Skies: Sunny Clear Blue Skies
Air Temp: 80 - 90's
C. Dive Information:
Depth & Time: Me: Genesis Nitrox Dive Computer - 16 ft for 1 hour and 15 min! (120 cu ft tanks are nice!!)
Air consumption: Me: 3500 - 1500 lbs (120 cu ft)
Current: Slight to the north, 1 ft E/W surge!

Today Sucked!

Up at 5, at the dive site by 6:20 am, in the water around 6:50 am.

Vis was poor! The first 50 minutes - no bugs seen! Then we found two hotel ledges! They were way way way back. Got one just keeper, 5 too small, left about a dozen way back in the ledge!

Irishman Software, Satellite Beach, Florida
Mail Corrections / Additions to : Irishman@SpryNet.Com
Last Updated 29-July-99