If that happened, They would have been crushed but we would have gotten tropical storm winds here. The projections are now for Irma to pass over the middle keys and that puts it closer to KW. I am amazed. I left thinking the life I've spent the last 36 years building was going to be wiped away in the blink of an eye. Yes I have insurance, but at almost 61, I don't know if I'd have it in me to start over. Sport Fishing Key West. Fishing Report and Key West Blog. September 20, 2017. Keep Life in Perspective. I watched the Giants game Monday from a motel in Sebring FL. I generally stay out of the tournaments and I think I'll continue to do so. Lots more stress that I can live with out putting myself and 1st. mate through. There have been some Sailfish still around. Inshore there has been fantastic action for those people choosing a half day trip with more Bonitos being caught than most people can handle. Bonitos are a member of the Tuna family, but unfortunately are not considered good table fare.
There are not a lot of customers around to catch them, but those that are here usually have good catches. July 2017 OFFSHORE : Weather and the fish have been cooperating in the waters off Key West.