Thanks for the comments folks. We gave em one last try today and had 2 bites. One never came tight and we landed the other at 46.5".

We can only hope that the coastal season offers a chance at a few fish as we patiently await warmer weather. Just remember the new regs.

Coastal Season*. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . January 1 - March 31, 2015
and May 16 - December 31, 2015
Possession Limit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 per person
Minimum Size Limit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28 inches

Be safe out there and tight lines to all.