The final in a series of soaking storms has forced another flood advisory in the North Bay.
Tehama, Sonoma, Marin and Lake counties have proclaimed “local emergencies” following the storms last week.
A section of State Highway 1 in Marin County is closed in both directions between Panoramic Highway and Muir Woods Road in Marin County, according to Caltrans.
The Bay Area is hunkering down for a major storm expected to hit on Thursday. Officials are warning of high winds and rain that could cause hazardous driving conditions, but Golden Gate ferry service will still be running during the commute.
The National Weather Service in the San Francisco Bay area has
issued a coastal Flood Advisory… which is in effect until 4 PM
PST this afternoon.
Tuesday is on track to become the wettest day San Francisco has seen in five years.
State Assemblyman Marc Levine has formally proposed legislation that would name the highway tunnels near the northern end of the Golden Gate Bridge after Robin Williams. Caltrans maintains they never had an official name.
Marin County Parks is offering free entry to the county’s three regional parks between Dec. 1 and Jan. 1.
The CHP is reporting alcohol likely played a factor in a fatal crash Sunday morning that killed two people on U.S. Highway 101 in Marin County.
A New Mexico man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after he was found sleeping in his car that straddled the two left lanes of U.S. Highway 101 in San Rafael early Thursday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.