Current River Info

Current Russian River conditions at Guerneville compared to greatest recorded floods.

Top Floods (documented)

1.  48.8 – 2/18/1986
2.  48.0 – 1/10/1995
3.  47.6 – 12/23/1955
4.  47.4 – 12/23/1964
5.  46.9 – 2/28/1940
6.  45.0 – 1/1/1997
7.  42.5 – 1/5/1966
8.  41.8 – 1/1/2006
9.  41.5 – 3/10/1995
10. 41.3 – 1/24/1970
11. 41.1 – 2/1/1963
12. 40.7 – 1/17/1974
13. 40.4 – 1/27/1983
14. 40.2 – 2/25/1958
15. 39.5 – 1/22/1943
15. 39.5 – 1/14/1969
15. 39.5 – 1/17/1978

Current Weather Conditions
Where the Russian River floods (all levels in feet)

32.0 Guerneville: Lower Mill Street; Monte Rio: Old Bohemian Highway
32.5 Guerneville: Intersection of Hwy. 116; Neeley Road; Mays Canyon Road
33.0 Guerneville: Intersection of Drake Road and Hwy. 116, Pee Wee Golf, River Lumber Yard; Monte Rio: Willow and Alder Streets, Forestville, Mirabel Trailer park
34.0 Guerneville: Riverside Park, Johnson’s Resort, Creekside Resort, Neeley Road; Northwood: Lower Northwood Drive
35.0 Guerneville: Parker’s Resort on Neeley Road, Brookside Resort on Hwy. 116
36.0 Guerneville: Fern Grove, lower cabins
37.0 Guerneville: Mill and 5th Streets; Monte Rio: River Boulevard at Heller
38.0 Duncans Mills: Portions of Freezeout Road
39.0 Hacienda: River road begins to close; Rio Nido: Canyon 7 Road at miniature golf course; Guerneville: Triple R Resort
39.5 Hacienda: water to basements of homes on River Road; Guerneville: Guerneville school yard; Monte Rio: Hwy 116 at D Street
40.0 Guerneville: dada river Hardware; Northwood: Upper Redwood Drive; Cazadero: Austin Creek Road closes
40.5 Guerneville: Napa Auto Parts, Bucks Restaurant; River Road closes to traffic
41.5 Guerneville: Stumptown Brewery at Midway Beach; Monte Rio: Main intersection closes
42.0 Guerneville: Burdon’s Restaurant; Monte Rio: Old School begins to flood
43.0 Guerneville: Hwy. 116 at Surrey Inn closed to traffic
44.0 Guerneville: River Lane at Vacation Beach
45.0 Monte Rio: Bartlett’s Store
46.0 Rio Nido: River Road inundates; Guerneville: Main intersection begins to inundate
47.0 Guerneville: Businesses on north side of Main Street
48.5 Guerneville: Vet’s Hall, Sheriff’s substation

41.8 Flood Crest Jan 1, 2006  2005-2006 Flood Photos
45.0 Flood Crest Jan. 1, 1997
47.4 Flood Crest Dec. 23, 1964
47.6 Flood Crest Dec. 23, 1955
48.0 Flood Crest Jan. 9, 1995
48.8 Flood Crest Feb. 18, 1986 (NOTE: There is some conflicting information that has this at 49.5 feet)

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