Viz Reports Thread

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Scubie Doo » Sat Jul 28, 2018 4:55 pm

Redondo was actually decent this
Morning. Around 20’ with crap in the water. Got clearer at depth.


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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by carter.j » Thu Aug 02, 2018 9:59 pm

Edmonds was great this morning, 15-20 ft of viz at depth!

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Tom Nic » Fri Aug 03, 2018 7:26 am

Redondo last night was schmutz, whale snotty, kit dirtying 10 to 20'. Glad the showers are running but not a fan of the nozzles.
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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by MariaT » Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:07 am

Edmonds Underwater Park looked like 15-20ft yesterday but a lot of snotty stuff in the water and annoying wind waves.

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Post by ScubaJess » Mon Aug 06, 2018 8:52 am

Star Date: 2018080.5 (Sunday)
Deception Pass 20+ Viz
Keystone... Epic!!! 30+ Super sunny Viz with tons of fish, felt like swimming in an aquarium :)
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Post by Tom Nic » Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:09 pm

TTN this afternoon 30 to 40'. Just lovely....
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Post by Scubie Doo » Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:20 pm

Tom Nic wrote:TTN this afternoon 30 to 40'. Just lovely....


Oh yeah! That sounds great Tom. Any big octo out there?


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Post by Tom Nic » Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:23 am

Scubie Doo wrote:
Tom Nic wrote:TTN this afternoon 30 to 40'. Just lovely....


Oh yeah! That sounds great Tom. Any big octo out there?


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Post by Tom Nic » Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:24 am

Saltwater on Tuesday Aug 7th, 35' plus. Simply fabulous. Killer swim, but this is rapidly becoming my favorite inner sound site.
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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Vjw » Mon Aug 13, 2018 5:11 pm

Alki junkyard was an impressive 40 ft viz on Saturday August 11th!

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Post by mz53480 » Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:44 pm

Maui, Hawaii:

Was a bit windy & wavy.....
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Post by Tom Nic » Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:21 pm

TTN today (8-16) was 20-25' at high slack. Had expected a bit better like last week. Still nice....
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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by JJHACK » Mon Aug 20, 2018 9:17 am

Redondo 8/17 was about 30 at depth but lots of Particulate above 30 ft
Dalco Wall Saturday 8/18 was 15'
Sunrise 8/18 was 20ish Also managed to have the best GPO day ever 7 seperate sightings two almost fully exposed the others were buried inside the caves and rocks.
Les Davis sunday was 30-40 foot at depth but only for a very short period, then dropped to 25. Second dive was about 15-20 foot but much of that may have been the silt out from the dive class? Saw one young Wolfy and a gigantic rockfish. Other than that the normal stuff.

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Jeff Pack » Mon Aug 20, 2018 10:54 am

Saturday, running from Pooper Pipeline to Kirbys Wall, called the dive around mofo or course marker at 160ft, as viz was less than 5ft,3ft in sections.

Horrible viz.
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- I got a good squirt in my mouth
- I would imagine that there would be a large amount of involuntary gagging
- I don't know about you but I'm not into swallowing it

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by 60south » Tue Aug 21, 2018 9:17 am

Point Hudson last night... 6-8ft. Kinda like a night dive at 630pm, what with the smoke in the air and goo in the water.

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Post by ScubaJess » Tue Aug 21, 2018 9:28 am

Neah Bay viz was awesome! Anywhere from 15-35+ feet :)

11 dives in 4 days!! And not much smoke out there, I didn't want to come home.
Mushroom Rock was my favorite!!! Excellent viz, Red Goose neck barnacles, and crazy Jellyfish city!
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Post by Tom Nic » Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:17 am

Sekiu Rocks were 10' on the 21st.
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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Tom Nic » Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:18 am

Hudson Pt. was terrible on the 20th - 3'.

Of course we were on an ebb, and did not hit slack. Octopus Gardens said they had 30' the week before there, so I'm sure it was operator error
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Post by Tom Nic » Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:18 am

Norranders Reef was 15' on the 20th, very low tide.
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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by kerbyk » Mon Aug 27, 2018 10:06 pm

Cove 2 Aug 25th & 26th, once we were out of our own student prop wash, 10-15feet!

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Vjw » Tue Aug 28, 2018 11:23 am

Last Thursday night aug 23rd, Redondo was a beautiful 30 ft below 60 ft deep, and a definite thermocline. Above that, viz was 15 ft, and in the shallows, you could barely see your hands.

Sunrise beach on aug 25th was 25 ft.

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by jmartel » Sun Sep 02, 2018 5:14 pm

Rockaway Beach/Norranders reef was about 10' last night, with a lot of snot in the water.

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Vjw » Sun Sep 02, 2018 7:07 pm

San Juan islands 20 ft viz with lots of particulate on sep 2nd

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Gdog » Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:17 am

Three Tree North 9:00 am 25' vis, with a few fishermen.

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Re: Viz Reports Thread

Post by Jeff Pack » Mon Sep 03, 2018 2:11 pm

9/1 flagpole. Low viz shallow/surface, once deep was a good 20ft all the way to 262ft.
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- I got a good squirt in my mouth
- I would imagine that there would be a large amount of involuntary gagging
- I don't know about you but I'm not into swallowing it

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