"Nothing formal is planned, such as a group dinner, museum trip, or Puget Island garage sale event, although nothing is ruled out either. Just a bunch of mutual spontaneous happenings. (Sorry, flashback to the 60s, there.) Weather forecast I saw this morning says we will luck out, especially compared to the last fall messabout three years ago. Hey, maybe someone with a fast boat could go over to Westport and bring back a pie or two from the Berry Patch Restaurant?

"Marina folks had asked if I could let them know an approximate number of boats wanting dock space, so if you know you will be there, let me know. Otherwise, I suspect we will make do." (Content from Mark Neuhaus)

Here is NOAA chart No. 18581 (PNG image) showing the Columbia River near Cathlamet.

A NOAA weather forecast for the area.