After agreeing to pay the taxes of Riddleport, firing the cook and rehiring the cook as a driver, the carvan continues North. The weather is against you and more summer storms lash the caravan. Hirohito is half drowned in the last storm (water elemental). But the party prevails over the elements.
After just over three days travel you are nearing village of Brinewall. On the fourth day Rostip assures you that just beyond the light forest is the village of Brinewall itself.