Commercial salmon fishermen will have 12 hours to fish Oregon's lower Columbia River, starting at 7 p.m. tonight.
Biologists upgraded their forecast for the summer king run to 120,000, the largest since at least 1960.
A catch of about 500 summer kings is anticipated for tonight. The commercial fleet has a balance of 496 summer kings on their allocation.
The sockeye run has been upgraded to 507,500, which is the third largest on record.