A man drowned Saturday afternoon after he went missing in the Russian River near Monte Rio Beach.
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CHP Investigating Friday Night Crash That May Have Killed Cloverdale Teen Found Beside Russian River
The CHP is investigating a car crash on Friday night they believe may have killed a 16-year-old Cloverdale High School student whose body was found Saturday by the Russian River.
Quaint towns in the Wine Country and along the Russian River are seeing a flood of weekend vacationers. And that’s leading to headaches.
The massive storm bearing down on the Bay Area will dump up to 10 inches of rain on the highest local mountains, triggering a rise in the Russian River of a whopping 20 feet, 6 inches by 3 p.m. Saturday, according to National Weather Service river forecasts.
Residents near the Guerneville Bridge are taking things in stride and have been under a voluntary evacuation order following Thursday’s heavy rains, but only low-lying areas are affected.
Rain continued falling and the river kept rising in Guernville Friday, where it was likely to crest above 20 feet.
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Sonoma County officials are advising residents in low-lying areas near the Russian River to evacuate in advance of expected flooding.
At least four local rivers including the Napa, Russian, Navarro and Sacramento Rivers are forecast to peak above flood stage late Thursday or early Friday, adding up to 32 feet of water to their nearly dry banks as torrential rain reaches the watershed, according to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration charts.