12/25/14 - Thursday at 10:34am
Jack Frost was in Point Reyes and Inverness this morning. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!
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12/25/14 - Thursday at 10:34am
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12/24/14 - Wednesday at 06:24pm
4:11pm - Lucas Valley Road between San Rafael and West Marin closed both directions due to large tree and power lines down. Closed until tomorrow. - via @MarinSheriff
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12/24/14 - Wednesday at 06:09pm
4:00pm - Tree down north of Hog Island on Route One. Fire Dept. says it will take about two hours to clear, not sure if road is fully closed.
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12/24/14 - Wednesday at 05:26pm
3:21pm - Just got a report that a power line is down on Lucas Valley Drive about 10 minutes away from 101, road is closed for now. (thx CJ)
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12/24/14 - Wednesday at 02:53pm
Christmas Eve Secret Spot; Where is this and why are they there?
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12/23/14 - Tuesday at 07:24pm
Rare bird alert! LeConte's Sparrow seen at Abbott's Lagoon in Point Reyes. #rarebirdalert #pointreyes - via @AudubonCA
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12/23/14 - Tuesday at 02:06pm
SF Chronicle gives some well deserved love to Steve and Kate today: "“Steve came to me with his idea, and I said it would never work, the community was too small,” recalls Malcolm Margolin, the publisher of Heyday Books in Berkeley. “He proved me wrong. But it turned out he wasn’t buying a bookstore, he was opening a community center.”" Shop local! (thx MM)

http://www.sfgate.com/books/ar
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12/22/14 - Monday at 12:45pm
A nice holiday story: "A tiny shopping shuttle that has made a big difference to seniors in rural communities including Point Reyes Station and Inverness got a new lease on life this week as Marin transit officials renewed grant funding. Kathy Hart of Point Reyes Station told transit officials the shopping shuttle has been life changing for her and others, including a man she said emerged from virtual seclusion to join others on shuttle trips."

http://www.marinij.com/marinne
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12/21/14 - Sunday at 01:36pm
It's the December Solstice today! First day of winter and the shortest day (longest night) of the year. Go for a walk, build a fire, and get cozy tonight. Birds on a wire from the park today.

http://earthsky.org/tonight/so
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12/19/14 - Friday at 04:18pm
2:01pm - Slide blocking one lane Route 1 between Stinson and Bolinas, should be cleaned up soon, just be aware (via CHPMarin).
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12/19/14 - Friday at 02:04pm
11:40am - Received a report that Walker Creek is completely flooded and only trucks with a high clearance can pass. Anyone else have a recent update from there? (thx SG)
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12/19/14 - Friday at 08:49am
6:42am - Ok, get ready for the next round of rain, because here it comes. Drive safe!
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12/17/14 - Wednesday at 11:29pm
Diane Harley needs help with a hit and run incident today on Sunnyside near Drake's View Drive. If you live in the neighborhood and might be able to help her identify the car/driver, contact her here: dianeharley@horizoncable.com Thank you.
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12/17/14 - Wednesday at 01:37pm
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12/17/14 - Wednesday at 01:05pm
One more storm to go. "Marin is due for a brief respite from rain with light showers forecast for Wednesday, but another storm is expected early Friday before a week of dry weather. The storm front Friday morning may bring up to another inch of rain."

http://www.marinij.com/marinne
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12/16/14 - Tuesday at 07:50pm
Boom. Nicasio Reservoir is officially overflowing. (thx AP and EV).
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12/16/14 - Tuesday at 10:29am
Perfect rainbow over Point Reyes.
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12/16/14 - Tuesday at 09:58am
Another welcome sight. Where is this? And where is your favorite waterfall? Do you have a photo of it?
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12/15/14 - Monday at 09:15pm
The Living Seed Company in Point Reyes owned by Astrid and Matt Hoffman have a Kickstarter campaign going to help upgrade their seed saving program. It's a very cool little company doing some good work and they only have 44 hours to hit their goal, check it out: https://www.kickstarter.com/pr
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12/15/14 - Monday at 08:28pm
6:11pm - Wow. That's some heavy rain.
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12/15/14 - Monday at 08:28pm
6:13pm - A Special Marine Warning was just issued for a Thunderstorm north of Pt. Reyes. Mariners are advised to seek safe harbor immediately. Thunderstorms like this can produce sudden waterspouts. - @NWSBayArea

https://nwschat.weather.gov/vt
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12/15/14 - Monday at 05:56pm
Rainbows all over Nicasio! Any in Point Reyes? (Thx dw)
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12/15/14 - Monday at 12:06pm
Local West Marin artist Ido Yoshimoto is featured in SFGate this morning in an article about a new online marketplace called 'Edition Local'. Ido's work is beautiful with a lot of soul, the site does a great job of capturing the essence of what he does, check it out: http://www.editionlocal.com/ed

The SFGate article is here: http://www.sfgate.com/news/art
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12/15/14 - Monday at 11:36am
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12/15/14 - Monday at 09:51am
7:49am - Lots of trees down this morning. One was already cleared off of Sir Francis Drake in Samuel P. Taylor. I took Lucas Valley Road this morning and it was all clear. If you come across any road closures or storm issues, feel free to post them here.
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12/14/14 - Sunday at 12:32am
10:24pm - For all of you night owls out there: "The peak night of the 2014 Geminid meteor shower is expected to be from late evening tonight (Saturday, December 13) until dawn tomorrow (Sunday, December 14)." - Let me know if anyone sees anything!

http://earthsky.org/tonight/ge
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12/13/14 - Saturday at 06:04pm
They're back! A lone Elephant Seal relaxes on the beach at Drakes. #pointreyes
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12/12/14 - Friday at 07:47pm
I was checking Drakes Beach at sunset (road is open) when I spotted a huge water spout off of the lighthouse. Raced out to the point with a stranger and the two of us sat in silence for ten minutes until it dissipated. #waterspout #pointreyes
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12/12/14 - Friday at 03:28pm
Looks like SR-1 between Mill Valley and Muir Beach is going to be closed for a couple of months due to the road washing out (photo via CHP). Bummer.
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12/12/14 - Friday at 01:10pm
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12/12/14 - Friday at 09:22am
7:09am - UPDATE: All schools in the Shoreline Unified School District are closed today as well as Papermill Creek. The Panoramic Highway is closed due to mudslides. Route 1 from Mill Valley to Muir Beach is closed until 2015 because the road has washed out completely in places.
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12/11/14 - Thursday at 04:48pm
2:35pm - via Point Reyes Light: "Platform Bridge Road is now closed. As is Sir Francis Drake from Olema to Lagunitas."
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