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The West Marin Feed gained traction as a Facebook page and many of the local followers still find it there. Times have changed and Twitter has taken over as a better news medium, but WMF still posts on Facebook at least two or three times a week.

The best part about Facebook (if there is one) is that there is a lot of really good information that people are able to add to stories in the comments. Unfortunately, you have to go to the Facebook post itself to see these comments, they cannot be imported onto this feed.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 11:09pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Several landslides on SR 1 between Stinson Beach and Bolinas. CHP and @CaltransD4 on scene clearing. Expect delays - via CHPMarin
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 8:10pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Sir Francis Drake is now open, tree removed. Highway One closed from Shoreline and Panoramic to Muir Beach due to slide below the road, Muir Woods Road has reopened.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 6:09pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: According to KWMR, Sir Francis Drake Blvd. is still closed due to a tree down in Samuel P. Taylor. Plan accordingly, no ETO.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 4:24pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: "Road Update: Levee Road in Point Reyes Station is now open and passable by low clearance vehicles." - via KWMR. No word on SFD yet though.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 12:08pm
Trees are still falling, creeks are swollen, roads closed, but the sun did peek out for the first time today. And with the sun, comes rainbows! (Thx KS)
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 11:05am
TRAFFIC ALERT UPDATE: Sir Francis Drake Blvd closed b/w Sam P Taylor's Lagunitas entrance & Hwy 1 at Olema, for downed trees. No ETO, could be awhile.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 10:36am
TRAFFIC ALERT: SFD at Leo Cronin fish viewing area closed due to down tree. No ETO, could be awhile.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 9:54am
Levee Road on SFD in Point Reyes flooding this morning. Proceed with caution. Use Bear Valley Road if too high.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 8:48am
Not a lot of information about the roads available this morning. Does anyone out there have any updates? Flood waters should be receding, but major high tide around 9:30am.
 Wednesday, January 11 ,2017 at 12:28am
SCHOOL UPDATE: Papermill school is also closed tomorrow.
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 11:28pm
Jim Fox just officially closed the Levee Road on SFD in Point Reyes until flooding recedes. Use Bear Valley Road to go around. Here is White House Pool parking lot. (Thx RJ)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 11:28pm
SCHOOL UPDATE: "Shoreline Unified has CANCELLED school tomorrow. Phone calls and emails going out now." Please pass along. (Thx CG)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 10:56pm
Huge tree down across from the Olema Inn taking out power lines and knocking out power in Olema. (Thx DM)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 10:42pm
UPDATE: "Big transformer blowout on Highway One just north of Cypress. Big fireworks! PG&E has been contacted." Power is out in much of Point Reyes. My lights flickered hard four times when this happened. (Thx AF) If you want instant updates (unlike FB) follow TWMF on twitter at or at
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 10:42pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Levee Road on SFD in Point Reyes is very flooded. Cars are going through, but it looks very sketchy, proceed with caution or go around to Bear Valley.
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 10:26pm
UPDATE: "Big transformer blowout on Highway One just north of Cypress. Big fireworks! PG&E has been contacted." Power is out in much of Point Reyes. My lights flickered hard four times when this happened. (Thx AN) If you want instant updates (unlike FB) follow is on twitter at or at
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 9:42pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: "Just drove through levee road flooding. Sheriff was there supporting people getting through but suggested driving around. Looked like the were going to close it." (thx MV)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 9:29pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: "Redwood tree fallen across both lanes of Sir Francis Drake Blvd at Sam P Taylor Park entrance." Via
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 8:55pm
ALERT: "FLOOD SIRENS now sounding in Ross Valley/San Anselmo/Fairfax. Water is now over capacity in Corte Madera Creek." - Marin Sheriff
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 8:06pm
If you're on SFD tonight: "Base of whites hill, fairfax side, water mud and rocks are spread over road from a small creek that jumped its bed. Right at Lefty Gomez field. It's gotten worse in the last hour, and now folks are out with shovels to fix but hard to see in dark. Comes up sudden, since many take that route on SFD, might mention." (Thx LP)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 7:36pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: "Road Closure: Shoreline Hwy between Sir Francis Drake and Bear Valley Rd closed due to tree and lines down. No ETO" - via PointReyesNPS
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 6:38pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: "Just saw a report on KTVU that SFD is closed in both directions at Shafter Bridge outside Lagunitas." (Thx SD)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 6:20pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Platform Bridge Road is now closed.
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 5:53pm
"Platform Bridge road in West Marin is starting to flood, was passable at 2:30 pm" via
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 4:37pm
Hwy 1 south of Tomales impassable to anything but a tall truck. Taking the long way home #marinstorm #cawx
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 3:53pm
STORM UPDATES: All Shorline Schools out early today (2pm)... ETA for power restoration on the Point Reyes Mesa and Hwy 1 area is not before 3pm... power out for most of the park... Traffic controls in place at Tomasini Canyon road for PGE work and water on the road in Tomales (thx LM)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 3:39pm
SCHOOL UPDATE: All Shoreline schools out early today (2pm). (thx LM)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 2:21pm
Crews removing a tree from SFD in Lagunitas. Road will be open shortly. Be careful out there everyone! (Thx RJ)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 12:50pm
King tides pushing through Tomales Bay this morning. When does that thing float away?
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 10:54am
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Re: Tree down on Sir Francis Drake Blvd. Roadway is clear and now open for use.
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 9:38am
Via Burton - "West Marin residents will want to leave by way of Point Reyes/Petaluma Rd today. SFDB is closed in the park. Going to be a couple of hours."
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 9:10am
TRAFFIC ALERT: Traffic Alert - Tree down blocking Sir Francis Drake Bl in Samuel P Taylor Park. Waiting for emergency equipment.
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 8:55am
TRAFFIC REPORT: West Marin Feed: Good passage LUCAS VALLEY ROAD all the way to 101 (Passed at 5:30 AM)

In Point Reyes:
Power outage Mesa area at 5:15AM, maybe restored now PGE working AT THE Tomasini creek on 101 at that time. Only Mesa road flooded in the low areas. (Thx AV)
 Tuesday, January 10 ,2017 at 8:40am
TRAFFIC ALERT: SFD closed both directions until car that crashed trying to avoid tree is towed. Then tree will be removed. (Via KWMR)
 Monday, January 9 ,2017 at 10:36pm
Stop sign in place on Lucas Valley Road where side of road fell apart today. Down to one lane. Hopefully it holds. (Thx FP)
 Monday, January 9 ,2017 at 8:20pm
One lane traffic control in Tocaloma on SFD while PG&E does one heck of a job getting a power line back up
 Monday, January 9 ,2017 at 3:02pm
According to this article in the SFGate, Point Reyes received 6.8 inches of rain over the weekend.
 Monday, January 9 ,2017 at 10:33am
Via CHPMarin: "Alert!! Lucas Valley Rd just east of Nicasio Valley Rd is down to one lane due to a small slide. We are currently on scene with the Marin County Fire Department and Marin County Department of Public Works to evaluate. We are conducting one way traffic control while a plan to fix the road is developed. There is currently no ETA to have the entire roadway open. If you need to get to or from West Marin, use either Sir Francis Drake Blvd. or Novato Blvd. as an alternate."
 Monday, January 9 ,2017 at 8:50am
Levee Road is open and not flooded right now and passable. High tide is at 10:00pm so tread lightly.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 11:15pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: CHPMarin just announced that Lucas Valley Road is now open. Yay.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 10:43pm
Richard James captured video of the rising waters from around West Marin this morning:
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 9:00pm
For those wondering what the week looks like, here is the NWS forecast. More wind and some rain on Monday. Tuesday the rain and wind increase and finally it tapers down with lighter rain towards the end of the week. LINK:
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 7:34pm
SCHOOL UPDATE: School cancelled for all of Shoreline tomorrow (Inverness school, West Marin school, Tomales and Bodega Bay) (thx LM)
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 5:50pm
"There's a water craft adrift and beached (for the moment, while the tide is out) at Cypress Grove in Marshall." (Thx RM)
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 5:19pm
The Palace Market is closing early at 6:30pm today so their workers can get home safely.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 4:33pm
TRAFFIC ALERT: Levy Road (SFD) now starting to flood at White House Pool. One lane is passable for now, proceed with extreme caution. People taking risks driving through deep water.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 4:03pm
"Per AT&T customer phone service a tower near Samuel P is "degraded due to storm" Crews are repairing it and hope to restore service by 3:00 a.m. Meanwhile wireless still works fir email and texting ." (Thx RD)
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 4:03pm
NWS: "We've extended our Wind Advisories and High Wind Warnings through 6PM PST this evening."
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 2:49pm
Reported: "AT&T cell phone tower out. No cell service in Point Reyes." AT&T phones and Internet also out in Seahaven. (Thx AF)
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 2:04pm
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Tree blocking Shoreline Hwy (SR1) south of Olema. No ETO.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 12:31pm
TRAFFIC ALERT: Platform Bridge Rd between Sir Francis Drake and Point Reyes Petaluma Rd is closed due to flooding. (Photo of gravel pit by Richard James)
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 12:00pm
Hang on. "Spectacular satellite imagery of powerful #AtmosphericRiver this AM. Heaviest rain still offshore; will move across Bay Area shortly."
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 11:16am
Lots of power outages in West Marin. Olema and Bear Valley HQ out. A lot of the valley out. Brown out conditions in Inverness Park and Inverness. (For latest storm updates without having to wait for FB, check out these links: and
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 11:01am
"Road closure in Forest Knolls on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard at Castro Street tree blocking both lanes" (For latest storm updates without having to wait for FB, check out these links: and
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 10:46am
Shoreline highway closed north of Stinson Beach Due to flooding.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 10:13am
SFD still closed at Ottingers Hill going into the park. Going to be closed for awhile, multiple trees down and a slide blocking road.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 10:13am
Have some good storm photos? Share them here. Sounds like we're going to get more wind then rain today in West Marin. Nick Whitney clears some brush in Inverness.
 Sunday, January 8 ,2017 at 8:36am
Traffic Updates: SFD open at platform bridge now. SFD closed at Ottingers Hill going into the park. Lucas Valley Road still closed.
 Saturday, January 7 ,2017 at 8:32pm
Bolinas Fairfax Road is closed at the Meadow Club in Fairfax down to Hwy 1. Tentatively reopening 1/13/17.
 Saturday, January 7 ,2017 at 7:34pm
 Saturday, January 7 ,2017 at 7:20pm
ROAD CLOSED: Lucas Valley Road is closed between Westgate Dr and Nicasio Valley Road

Lucas Valley Road is closed between Westgate Drive and Nicasio Valley Road due to downed trees and power lines. PG&E has been called and will respond to the location to handle the lines. Once they have been rendered safe the tree can be cleared from the road. There is no ETO at this time.

Drivers wishing to travel to or from this area of West Marin are encouraged to take Sir Francis Drake Boulevard to Nicasio Valley Road.
 Saturday, January 7 ,2017 at 6:51pm
TRAFFIC ALERT: Lucas Valley Road closed both ways east of Nicasio Valley Rd. due to tree and power lines down.
 Saturday, January 7 ,2017 at 5:20pm
An update on the 'atmospheric river'.
 Saturday, January 7 ,2017 at 1:00pm
Birds lining up in the defensive position in Inverness. (thx A)
 Saturday, January 7 ,2017 at 12:31pm
"You can get sandbags at the following locations: Pt. Reyes Public Safety Building, Woodacre Fire Department and the Tamalpias Community Center (203 Marin Ave.)" - via the Marin Sheriff
 Friday, January 6 ,2017 at 2:39pm
Ok, hopefully by now you know that this weekend is going to bring SERIOUS rain. A flood alert has already been issued: North Bay Flash Flood Watch from 1/7/2017 4:00 PM to 1/8/2017 7:00 PM. This is a MAJOR storm. Please prepare now, make sure you're prepared for power outages, stock up on food, charge cel phones, go talk to your neighbors, etc. I compiled some emergency resources in this list: feel free to add others in the comments here and I'll update. TWMF will be providing updates as they come in, you can always contact us with updates via Facebook or text me at 415-786-4703.
 Friday, January 6 ,2017 at 2:25pm
Paul Korhummel won the Sunrise Contest of the Year and its only January 6th. Incredible shot. I knew it was special this morning, but my car windows were iced shut and I couldn't rally. Great job Paul!
 Friday, January 6 ,2017 at 12:40pm
Two bald eagles playing with each other spotted off of Chicken Ranch Beach in Inverness today. A good omen?
 Friday, January 6 ,2017 at 9:50am
I missed the epic sunrise picture this morning (anyone else get one?), but saw that the Point Reyes Lighthouse Cam did a pretty good job of capturing the moment. Calm before the storm.
 Thursday, January 5 ,2017 at 12:22am
Major tree down in the Shell Beach parking lot in Inverness. Good thing no cars around. Be prepared for more trees coming down. (Thx KM)
 Wednesday, January 4 ,2017 at 11:11am
"Closed in #NorthOfPointReyes on Hwy 1 SB between Marshall Petaluma Rd and Point Reyes Petaluma Rd", this just report came in. Can anyone confirm?
 Tuesday, January 3 ,2017 at 9:15pm
Wind has gone next level now in Inverness. Just heard a report that a tree is down blocking a lane on Sir Francis Drake right before the boatel in Inverness (thx MM). NWS says this system will be strong until midnight and hopefully taper off after that.
 Tuesday, January 3 ,2017 at 8:18pm
Major power outages in the Valley as the wind and rain are really starting to surge now. Check for updates here:
 Tuesday, January 3 ,2017 at 6:35pm
Rain has slowed down but wind really picking up steam in Inverness. Local crews hard at work keeping roads clear. Any other reports?
 Monday, January 2 ,2017 at 10:12pm
Two great interviews on KWMR today with Dan Eilerman, the Assistant County Administrator and Doug Pittman, the Marin County Sheriff, about what effects the new administration may have on local affairs. Pittman also discusses the legality of people living in their cars in areas like Point Reyes and Bolinas. A very informative series. LINK: