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Fish bite before and after storms

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Corey Smith caught this 35-pound striped bass in Mt. Hope Bay Sunday. He put an eel out while tautog fishing and the bass took it.

Many anglers believe the best time to fish, either in fresh or saltwater, is before a storm. For example, in the summer before a cold front moves in, they believe the fish feel the difference in barometric pressure. The front moves in, the pressure drops and it triggers a feeding frenzy. I guess the fish […]

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