Good morning! today’s high is going to be 57F with the temperature dropping to 39F. Manasquan inlet tides for today are as follows: high tide 7:01am & 7:24pm, low tide 12:41am & 1:24pm. Sunrise 6:38am & sunset 4:42pm. Beach and boat conditions for today. Small craft advisory in effect through this afternoon, gale warning in effect from this evening through late tonight; SW winds 15 to 20 kt, becoming NW 20 to 25 kt late this morning and afternoon. Gusts up to 30 kt. Seas 4 to 7 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 9 seconds. A slight chance of showers early, then showers until late afternoon. A chance of showers late. Tonight NW winds 20 to 25 kt with gusts up to 40 kt. Seas 4 to 6 ft. Swell mainly from the S with a dominant period of 9 seconds. Striper bite continues to be good from spring lake down past Barnegat, a lot of large stripers landed on the troll with mojo’s and spoons, white spoons have been producing best. The head boats were on them again jigging Ava’s with a flow green tails. Striper action at night by the train and 35 bridge in the Manasquan, eel is the bait of choice. Also striper and blues at night and early am before sunrise in the canal and some nice size blackfish being landed during the day, the canal is producing very well. The Mantoloking bridge fishing in the park also has been decent with striper and blues at night at the bridge. Local beaches are picking up and producing some nice size stripers, clam & bunker has been working very well also metals on a teaser rig is also the way to go. The wrecks and reefs have been producing plenty of porgy, seabass, and blackfish. Have a great day everyone and tight lines!