Meet new scuba divers, maintain a virtual dive log, participate in our forum, share underwater photos, research dive sites and more. Members login here.

Revision 6/15/2010 10:41 AM
View Most Recent Revision
Rig 784B - Port Aransas TX


Offshore Rig off Port Aransas, Texas (roughly 27 nm)

Depth 165’ with cross members at 30 and 95 feet. Dove it on 08/23/09. Visibility was approximately 60’. Temp 86 degrees F. Thermocline was at 70’. Dozen or so large barracuda. Hundreds of Atlantic Spadefish. Several large Crevalle Jacks and some smaller Amberjacks.

Below 120’ visibility quickly reduced to approx. 10’, bottom appears to be very murky.