Gauge Description:

Get hourly flow reports on the Russian River at USGS Cloverdale gauge and CDEC Cloverdale. This gauge is at Comminsky Station.

Other gauges of interest on the Russion river are at Hopland, , Healdsburg, or Hacienda Bridge. The Coyote Dam Inflow/Outflow is also available. Historical records from 1951 to the present are available at the USGS Station Page.

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
RUSSIAN R NR CLOVERDALE CA
usgs-11463000 200 - 30000 cfs II+(III) 00h51m 105 cfs (too low)
gauge class Flow range for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.
Gauge (503 sq.mi. drainage) is about midway on this reach, thus should accurately show actual flow in this reach.
gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
0 - 200 cfs extremely Low-barely Low II+(III) gauge is important or has warning Flow range for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.
200 -30000 cfs barely runnable-high runnable II+(III) gauge is important or has warning Flow range for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.

Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
Russian River [ca] "The Ledge" at C-Turn n/a Randy Hodges
3y235d01h13m /Russian-Pieta Creek to 101 Bridge [CA] Account of 12/24/16 n/a Griffin Avanche
5y245d09h14m /Russian-Pieta Creek to 101 Bridge [CA] Tilden Falls n/a Zak Lieby
5y245d09h15m /Russian-Pieta Creek to 101 Bridge [CA] Account of 12/14/14 n/a Zak Lieby
5y245d09h18m /Russian-Pieta Creek to 101 Bridge [CA] Account of 12/14/14 n/a Zak Lieby
> 10 years near Cloverdale [CA] squaw rock run 550 cfs n/a
> 10 years Russian River [CA] Double-Drop at high water 2000 CFS Randy Hodges
> 10 years Russian River [ca] "The Ledge" at C-Turn 2000 CFS Randy Hodges