Captain D.J. Diving Weather Reports

  • Tropical Legend: Winch Hole Sat Sep 23rd 2017 09:43 AM

    NE
    9kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    30
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Eagle Rays spotted as soon at they jumped in! We’ve got a whole boat of surveyors and researchers this morning!

    • Sat Sep 23rd 2017 Tropical Legend: Winch Hole reef report photo 1
    • Sat Sep 23rd 2017 Tropical Legend: Winch Hole reef report photo 2
    • Sat Sep 23rd 2017 Tropical Legend: Winch Hole reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Odyssey: Christ Statue Sun Feb 19th 2017 02:46 PM

    SW
    10kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    40
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Pretty day at the statue. Divers, snorkelers and passengers all having a nice time.

    • Sun Feb 19th 2017 Tropical Odyssey: Christ Statue reef report photo 1
    • Sun Feb 19th 2017 Tropical Odyssey: Christ Statue reef report photo 2
    • Sun Feb 19th 2017 Tropical Odyssey: Christ Statue reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Adventure: Fire Coral Cave Sat Feb 18th 2017 1:29 PM

    S
    8kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    As promised! The dolphin and her baby swimming along with us out to the reef!

    • Sat Feb 18th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Fire Coral Cave reef report photo 1
    • Sat Feb 18th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Fire Coral Cave reef report photo 2
  • Tropical Adventure: Molasses Reef Sat Feb 18th 2017 1:35 PM

    S
    8kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Wow! Dolphin and her baby jumping our wake, 4 sharks, 2 turtles, and an Eagle Ray!

    • Sat Feb 18th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Molasses Reef reef report photo 1
    • Sat Feb 18th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Molasses Reef reef report photo 2
    • Sat Feb 18th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Molasses Reef reef report photo 3
    • Sat Feb 18th 2017 Tropical Adventure: Molasses Reef reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Legend: Fire Coral Cave Sat Nov 12th 2016 11:06 AM

    NE
    7kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Very pretty day at Molasses Reef. Flat seas, slight current and about 50 feet of vis. Students and experienced divers having fun all around.

    • Sat Nov 12th 2016 Tropical Legend: Fire Coral Cave reef report photo 1
    • Sat Nov 12th 2016 Tropical Legend: Fire Coral Cave reef report photo 2
    • Sat Nov 12th 2016 Tropical Legend: Fire Coral Cave reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove Sun Jul 31st 2016 09:26 AM

    SE
    10kts

    Wind Conditions

    1-2 feet

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    N
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Pretty day on the Spiegel Grove. Blue water, about 50 feet of vis and a trickle of current. Doug and Seminole scuba are down having a good time. Tropical Odyssey is also out here with us!

    • Sun Jul 31st 2016 Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
    • Sun Jul 31st 2016 Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 2
    • Sun Jul 31st 2016 Tropical Explorer: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Odyssey: Permit Ledges Sat Jul 30th 2016 09:40 AM

    SE
    2kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    100
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Triple Zero day.. No wind, no waves and no current! 100 feet of vis and pool like conditions!

    • Sat Jul 30th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Permit Ledges reef report photo 1
    • Sat Jul 30th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Permit Ledges reef report photo 2
    • Sat Jul 30th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Permit Ledges reef report photo 3
    • Sat Jul 30th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Permit Ledges reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Adventure: Hole in the Wall Sat Jul 23rd 2016 09:39 AM

    SE
    5kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Pretty day at hole in the wall with the gang from Sea Ventures. Nice visibility, calm seas but we do have some NE current..

    • Sat Jul 23rd 2016 Tropical Adventure: Hole in the Wall reef report photo 1
    • Sat Jul 23rd 2016 Tropical Adventure: Hole in the Wall reef report photo 2
    • Sat Jul 23rd 2016 Tropical Adventure: Hole in the Wall reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Odyssey: North Dry Rocks Fri Jul 22nd 2016 02:53 PM

    SE
    3kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Wonderful conditions at north dry rocks. Brought the divers to see the minnows and minnow cave and they spotted some eagle rays to boot!

    • Fri Jul 22nd 2016 Tropical Odyssey: North Dry Rocks reef report photo 1
    • Fri Jul 22nd 2016 Tropical Odyssey: North Dry Rocks reef report photo 2
    • Fri Jul 22nd 2016 Tropical Odyssey: North Dry Rocks reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Odyssey: Molasses Deep Wed Jul 13th 2016 10:53 AM

    SE
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    100
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Drift dive and a cool perspective ! Drone flight!

    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Molasses Deep reef report photo 1
    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Molasses Deep reef report photo 2
    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Molasses Deep reef report photo 3
    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Molasses Deep reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Odyssey: USCGC Duane Wed Jul 13th 2016 09:27 AM

    SE
    5kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    None

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Cobalt blue water, no current and it's virtually flat seas so the divers should have a great dive. Drifting molasses reef next!

    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: USCGC Duane reef report photo 1
    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: USCGC Duane reef report photo 2
    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: USCGC Duane reef report photo 3
    • Wed Jul 13th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: USCGC Duane reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove Sun Jun 26th 2016 08:38 AM

    SE
    9kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    45
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Sea Ventures is having a nice morning dive on the Spiegel Grove. Slight current, but otherwise great conditions

    • Sun Jun 26th 2016 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
    • Sun Jun 26th 2016 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 2
  • Tropical Legend: Benwood Wreck Sun Jun 5th 2016 09:59 AM

    SE
    12kts

    Wind Conditions

    2 feet

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    A few waves but relative to the Benwood, AMAZING visibility!

    • Sun Jun 5th 2016 Tropical Legend: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 1
    • Sun Jun 5th 2016 Tropical Legend: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 2
  • Tropical Odyssey: Winch Hole Sat Mar 19th 2016 02:55 PM

    S
    15kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    A bit of a breeze making a few waves but the visibility is outstanding. Turtles spotted right away.

    • Sat Mar 19th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Winch Hole reef report photo 1
    • Sat Mar 19th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Winch Hole reef report photo 2
    • Sat Mar 19th 2016 Tropical Odyssey: Winch Hole reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Adventure: North Star Sat Nov 1st 2014 10:02 AM

    NW
    7kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    40
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Very nice day. Water is a little green but clean. Dolphin swam by and we have lots of 1st time divers this morning having great dives.

    • Sat Nov 1st 2014 Tropical Adventure: North Star reef report photo 1
    • Sat Nov 1st 2014 Tropical Adventure: North Star reef report photo 2
    • Sat Nov 1st 2014 Tropical Adventure: North Star reef report photo 3
    • Sat Nov 1st 2014 Tropical Adventure: North Star reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove Wed Aug 20th 2014 10:10 AM

    E
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Heavy

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Wow! If there was any more current we wouldn't be able to dive. It's rolling but everyone wanted to give it a shot so they are all down and having a good time. Vis on the way to the wreck was 100ft, but only about 50 here.

    • Wed Aug 20th 2014 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
    • Wed Aug 20th 2014 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 2
    • Wed Aug 20th 2014 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 3
    • Wed Aug 20th 2014 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove Tue Aug 5th 2014 09:54 AM

    SW
    5kts

    Wind Conditions

    1 foot

    Wave Height

    50
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Moderate

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Nice day out on the Spiegel. Current is flowing but not too much to make a nice dive. Vis could be better but overall pretty nice day for diving.

    • Tue Aug 5th 2014 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
    • Tue Aug 5th 2014 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 2
    • Tue Aug 5th 2014 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 3
  • Tropical Adventure: City of Washington Fri Jul 25th 2014 09:48 AM

    SE
    4kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    35
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    We headed up north to try and lose the current and find some visibility. Not bad here, but not quite the visibility we hoped for. It's still a nice day to dive, but down south is looking better.

    • Fri Jul 25th 2014 Tropical Adventure: City of Washington reef report photo 1
  • Tropical Explorer: Drift Molasses Sat Jul 12th 2014 02:44 PM

    E
    11kts

    Wind Conditions

    2-3 feet

    Wave Height

    100
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Heavy

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Wow! It's like we are in Cozumel today, we've for Smokin current (for us) so we are drift diving! Awesome vis!

    • Sat Jul 12th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Drift Molasses reef report photo 1
    • Sat Jul 12th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Drift Molasses reef report photo 2
    • Sat Jul 12th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Drift Molasses reef report photo 3
    • Sat Jul 12th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Drift Molasses reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Voyager: Benwood Wreck Fri Jul 11th 2014 02:34 PM

    SE
    8kts

    Wind Conditions

    1-2 feet

    Wave Height

    35
    feet

    Visibility

    S
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    A little bit green due to the tide being out, but still a semi-clean green. All the divers are down and enjoying the wreck.

    • Fri Jul 11th 2014 Tropical Voyager: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 1
    • Fri Jul 11th 2014 Tropical Voyager: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 2
  • Tropical Odyssey: Eagle Ray Alley Thu Mar 20th 2014 01:45 PM

    N
    5kts

    Wind Conditions

    < 1 foot

    Wave Height

    80
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    What a wonderful day for the maiden trip on Tropical Odyssey! Little swells, great vis and the first official dive trip on here is so far so good!

    • Thu Mar 20th 2014 Tropical Odyssey: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 1
    • Thu Mar 20th 2014 Tropical Odyssey: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 2
    • Thu Mar 20th 2014 Tropical Odyssey: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 3
    • Thu Mar 20th 2014 Tropical Odyssey: Eagle Ray Alley reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Explorer: Benwood Wreck Sat Feb 8th 2014 02:00 PM

    S
    10kts

    Wind Conditions

    1-2 feet

    Wave Height

    70
    feet

    Visibility

    NE
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    We have this weeks rebreather class out getting certified. Doing Adv. Rebreather dive to 70ft.

    • Sat Feb 8th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 1
    • Sat Feb 8th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 2
    • Sat Feb 8th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 3
    • Sat Feb 8th 2014 Tropical Explorer: Benwood Wreck reef report photo 4
  • Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove Sun Dec 1st 2013 10:20 AM

    NE
    8kts

    Wind Conditions

    1-2 feet

    Wave Height

    60
    feet

    Visibility

    N
    Slight

    Current

    From Captain D.J.:
    Finally someone turned off the wind machine! Seas are flattening out and everything is getting back to normal. The Divemaster class is down diving and having a good time, and so are the rest of the customers.

    • Sun Dec 1st 2013 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 1
    • Sun Dec 1st 2013 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 2
    • Sun Dec 1st 2013 Tropical Adventure: Spiegel Grove reef report photo 3
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