Brian Welch of Gulfport holds up a 20 pound red snapper he caught while fishing on the Captain's Lady, about 55 miles south of Long Beach in water close to 120 feet deep. The crew of the Captians Lady caught nine red snapper ranging from 4 to 20 pounds.
Brian Welch of Gulfport holds up a 20 pound red snapper he caught while fishing on the Captain's Lady, about 55 miles south of Long Beach in water close to 120 feet deep. The crew of the Captians Lady caught nine red snapper ranging from 4 to 20 pounds. Sun Herald File
Brian Welch of Gulfport holds up a 20 pound red snapper he caught while fishing on the Captain's Lady, about 55 miles south of Long Beach in water close to 120 feet deep. The crew of the Captians Lady caught nine red snapper ranging from 4 to 20 pounds. Sun Herald File

Rough weather ahead for opening of federal red snapper season

May 31, 2017 02:49 PM