6/18/2014 Dive Conditions

Dive Site: Vallecitos Point
Time: 8:00 am
Visibility: 10 ft
Surge:Moderate
Swell: 2-3 ft
Water temp: 68F at the surface, 57 f at max depth of 55 ft

Sightings: We were observing a Turbot for a while in the sand with big sheep head passing by. Sea hares on the climb up the wall in large numbers. It was a fun dive for the lower visibility conditions

Dive Site: La Jolla Cove rock pile
Time: 10:30 am
Surge: Light surge
Surf: No surf entry
Vis: Green water, 15 ft of vis
Water temp: 63 F at depth of 30 ft, 70 F at surface

Sightings: The coolest part of this dive was a Bat Ray cruising by in the kelp. We had the usual suspects out at the pile. It was a fun warm dive.

Dive Site: Vallecitos Point
Time: 3:00 pm
Swell: 2-3 ft swell
Current: Strong current on the wall heading south east.
Water temp: 58f at max depth of 66 ft, 72 surface temp

Sightings: The best part of this dive was the bat rays feeding on the tube worms. It was fun to witness them feed in large numbers, at least 12 of them. Strong current at high tide didn’t clear up the water much as we still had about 10 ft of vis.

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