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Aug 17, 2008 - Skipping along LI Sound

The stay in Newport had been fun, with old Navy memories, family visitors and friends from past stops. On 14 August we made our way down the bay, rounded Point Judith and headed first to Mantauk Pond. The day went so well, and in anticipation of hitting Plumb Island Gut on the right tide, we pushed on past Gardiners Island to Orient Harbor. Anchoring about 1600, we had the place to ourselves until sunset when a few sailboats called it quits. It was here that we became aware of the hurricane forming near Cuba named Fay. Still quite a way...

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