King Tides Project and Upcoming Events

Last year I stumbled across the King Tides Project, but too late in the year to pass on much that was useful. This year, the calendar of events is so full that I’m only going to highlight the first event coming up on December 11: Outside Kids at High Tides (for info... Read more

Make Way for the King

December 2016 King Tides Approximate Time & Height Sun   12/11     8:50 a.m.       6.6’ Mon  12/12     9:30 a.m.       6.9’  Tues  12/13   10:15 a.m.       7.0’ Weds 12/14   11:00 a.m.       6.9’ Thur  12/15  ... Read more

November 2016 High Tide WARNINGS

High Tides are here again: Date      Approx. Time   Height Nov. 12        9:30 AM        6.3′ Nov. 13      10:15 AM        6.6′ Nov. 14      11:00 AM        6.7′ Nov. 15      11:50 PM      ... Read more

Sea Level Rise Study Seeks Floating Homes Input

Marin County Community Development Agency planner Bridget Van Belleghem visited the floating home community to learn what unique characteristics of our lifestyle would be affected by dramatic rises in sea level during a period of global warming. She met with Brad and Teddie Hathaway at their home on Kappas’s East... Read more

More High Tides on the Way in February

  Avoid parking along the water’s edge for at least an hour before and after these high tides.  Flooding may be more extreme if raining, or in event of low pressure front or unfavorable wind conditions. Warn your guests! Read more

A King Tides Walk and the King Tides Project

It’s easy to feel inundated (pun intended) by the recent and seemingly endless posts about king tides and local flooding.  Here are two unique opportunities – with the last of this season’s king tides – to wade in (metaphorically speaking) and get up close and personal.  |  post by Jenny Stein UPDATE:... Read more

January High Tide WARNING

    High Tides are here again. Avoid parking along the water’s edge for at least an hour before and an hour after these high tides. Parking lots that haven’t been recently raised may flood if, or in event of a low pressure front or unfavorable wind conditions. Warn your Guests! A few 2016... Read more