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Dive Condition Reports

Discussion in 'Texas' started by Zinc, Nov 24, 2008.

  1. divezonescuba

    divezonescuba ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Houston, Texas
    1,723
    668
    Offshore Freeport Rig 424

    Moderate current to 45 feet. No current below 45 feet. Visibility 50 feet below 45 feet.

    Temperature 86 at the surface, 82 at depth.

    More lionfish than could be taken.
     
  2. Sushi Boy

    Sushi Boy Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Houston, TX
    525
    108
    288 Lake, 5 Sept - thanks to all of the rains recently the viz was pretty crappy at 2-3', but the water was a toasty warm 86 degrees down to approx 28 ffw.
     
  3. Sushi Boy

    Sushi Boy Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Houston, TX
    525
    108
    Viz at 288 was about 3' again this past Sunday, water temp 84 down to the platforms. A killer perch decided that my ear was its mortal enemy. o_O
     
  4. Charles2

    Charles2 Contributor

    # of Dives: I just don't log dives
    Location: Montgomery, Texas
    532
    325
    Took my grandson diving at Blue Lagoon this weekend. Temp was 75°. Visibility was ≈10 ft. He decided not to wear wetsuit - got cold.
     
  5. WetCell

    WetCell Contributor

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Pilot's Ridge Aeroplantation
    167
    9
    What was the crowd like? Busy? (Going the 22nd)
     
  6. Texas Torpedo

    Texas Torpedo Pollo Grande Tejano! ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: College Station, Texas
    1,168
    485
    Date: 12/17/2016
    Location: Lake Travis, Windy Point Private (Barstow's). Entry stairs #2
    Water Temp: 69.2 @ surface. 64.9 @ 100
    Visibility: 5-10 throughout
    Comments: Water level is basically full pool.. Covering the entry steps and any boat wakes lap up on shore...

    Date: 12/28/2016
    Location: Lake Travis. Windy Point Private (Barstow's). Entry stairs #2, swim to #3. Entry #3 is currently taped off / restricted for repairs?
    Water Temp: 66F @ surface. 61.1 @ 54
    Visibility: 5-10 throughout
    Comments: Saw very few fish on this dive.
     

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  7. Gillty

    Gillty Instructor, Scuba

    188
    10
    Feb 12, 2017
    Wheeler Branch Reservoir (on the We B Divin Platform)
    Visibility was around 5ft from surface to 35 ft (temp was 54F at these depths). Vis opened up below 35ft and was about 10 to 12ft, however the temp was 52F

    Feb 19, 2017
    Blue Lagoon (lagoon 1)
    Visibility was 25ft temp was 62 to 64F
     
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  8. Gillty

    Gillty Instructor, Scuba

    188
    10
    March 18th and 19th
    Clear Springs Scuba Park
    Visibility was 15ft
    Water temp was 61F at about 20ft and 57F at 30ft.
     
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  9. divezonescuba

    divezonescuba ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Houston, Texas
    1,723
    668
    10 June 2017 - Vancouver

    20 foot visibility on deck at 40 ft, 80 degrees, stingray, red snapper, spade fish, jacks. Low Vis above 20 and below 50.
     
  10. divezonescuba

    divezonescuba ScubaBoard Supporter ScubaBoard Supporter

    # of Dives: 1,000 - 2,499
    Location: Houston, Texas
    1,723
    668
    5 June 2017 - rig 393 B - It is still there

    40 ft vis between 30 and 60 ft. 0 below 85. Heavy current above 30 and light current below 70. 80 degrees.

    Many large red snapper with leaders, survivors of the short red snapper recreational season.
     
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