|Current Conditions Gulf of Mexico|
|Cold, Cold, Cold. Gulf temps have dropped to 52 to 58
degrees in shallow, 60 degrees well offshore. Be sure to
pack a wet suit.
Line fisherman have reported little luck inshore as the bite is off due to the cold.
Offshore in warmer waters 370', big gags in the 60 and 90 pound class are being taken.
Vis is good depending on the wind, so let's go diving!
Additional info at: www.scubatampa.com/faqsgdive.html
are everywhere! On Thursday 1/23/2003 the
students of Mills Springs Academy. Alpharetta, Georgia
and Capt. John visited the manatees at Crystal River.
There were over 100 manatees at Three Sisters Spring. The
kids had a blast diving and snorkeling and took lots of
The cold weather has brought a record number on manatees in. The colder the day the more manatee you will see. After the dives a dip in the old hot tub is just the ticket. Glenica (sugar), the Capt. and Michelle (honey).
Additional info on manatees at: www.scubatampa.com/manatee.html and www.scubatampa.com/manateefacts.html
15th, 2003 Valentines
2 for 1 special! Buy one open water class at $250.00 and
get another free! The catch, both student must buy
snorkeling combo at $159.95 each.
Regular Open Water courses available most
weekends in February to April. Go to: www.scubatampa.com/classes.html
See www.scubatampa.com/calendar.html for March and April 2003.
|MarchMarch Keys Trip 03/07 to 03/17/2003|
camp and dive with Capt. John, Capt. Ben Pitta and Capt.
Joe Barwick at Marathon Key in March.
5 Rules of
Things to Remember!
Dive Too Deep!
Never Stay Too Long!
Don't Ascend Too Fast!
Don't Hold Your Breath!
If that little voice in your head starts speaking to you, listen to it before it starts screaming!
Remember, if you are going to be stupid, you'd better be tough!
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