Russian River

A vacation rental in Sonoma County. (CBS)

Rowdy Vacation Renters Cause Headache For Guerneville Residents

Quaint towns in the Wine Country and along the Russian River are seeing a flood of weekend vacationers. And that’s leading to headaches.

05/18/2015

Swollen Russian River

20.5-Foot Rise In River Levels As 10 Inches Of Rain Set To Hit Bay Area Mountains

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.

02/04/2015

Guerneville Flooding

Russian River Overflows, Low-Lying Areas Of Guerneville Under Voluntary Evacuation Order

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.

12/12/2014

Two vehicles stuck in floodwater from the Russian River (CBS)

Storm Swells Russian River To Five Times Prior Height, Overflowing Banks

Rain continued falling and the river kept rising in Guernville Friday, where it was likely to crest above 20 feet.

12/12/2014

Vineyards (CBS)

Narsai David: Russian River Chardonnay & Sonoma County Pinot

With the holidays upon us, Narsai David has two wine selections that won’t break the budget and are easy to pair with food.

12/12/2014

Russian River on December 11, 2014. (CBS)

Residents Near Russian River Asked To Evacuate Over Possible Flooding

Sonoma County officials are advising residents in low-lying areas near the Russian River to evacuate in advance of expected flooding.

12/11/2014

North Bay Flooding

Rivers To Rise Up To 32 Feet By Friday, Some Hitting Flood Stage Thursday Afternoon

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.

12/10/2014

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Jump On Tomorrow: Mosquitoes, Giants ‘Peanut Allergy’ Day, Shrimp Boy Arraignment

Get a jump on what’s happening tomorrow in the Bay Area.

07/29/2014

Canoe on the Russian River (photo via Burke's Canoe Trips website)

Despite Drought, Water Levels Fine For Canoeing The Russian River

Just a few short months ago businesses along Sonoma County’s Russian River were concerned about their livelihoods due to California’s drought, but the water levels were fine for canoeing this Memorial Day Weekend.

05/26/2014

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Narsai David Wine Report: Russian River Valley’s 2011 Pinot Noirs

The 2011 vintage in California was a trying one for wine growers, Luckily, however, there are still some beautiful 2011 Pinot Noirs available from the Russian River Valley, like this year’s selection Gary Farrell selection and Dutton-Goldfield.

03/28/2014

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