The Tam News

Marin Struggles with Continued Flooding

Marin Struggles with Continued Flooding

By Marie Hogan

February 2, 2017

When king tides and heavy rain combined to caused flooding and road closures in January, it came as no surprise to residents of Mill Valley. “The flooding goes back for as long as we’ve recorded the information,” said former editor of the Historical Society Review and long time Mill Valley...

Tam Experiences Flooding January 12

Heavy rainfall combined with king tides on January 12 lead to widespread flooding—including in the pool parking lot.

By Marina Furbush and Ethan Swope

January 13, 2017

All photos by Ethan Swope Tam and the surrounding area experienced widespread flooding on January 12, due to a combination of heavy rainfall in prior days and a large king tide. King tides are the result of a high tide when the sun and moon are aligned which increases their gravitational pull on ...

Tam Experiences King Tide Flooding December 15

Tam Experiences King Tide Flooding December 15

By Marina Furbush and Ethan Swope

December 19, 2016

All photos by Ethan Swope Students dashed across campus as the rain pelted them December 15. Traffic jammed the roads, while police shut down part of Miller Avenue and Camino Alto due to flooding. The parking lot off of Camino Alto became a lake and according to several students, two kayakers paddled ...