Tuesday was just the prequel to Wednesday’s main event.  How does 65-70mph gusts sound over the mountain ranges?  That’s what we’ll get tomorrow.  Batten down the hatches, fill up the sandbags.  Here we go.


After a giant fir tree blocked their path, Maria Carrillo High School students board a smaller bus that could turn around on narrow Montecito Ave in Santa Rosa. Kent Porter / Press Democrat















Duncan's Landing north of Bodega Bay was awash Tuesday afternoon. Kent Porter / The Press Democrat















A fir tree blocked Montecito Ave, Tuesday morning. Kent Porter / Press Democrat