At this hour, rescue crews have redefined their efforts in finding a Mill Valley man buried by a mudslide from "rescue" to "recovery."
That means they don't think he could have survived this long. It's been over 12 hours.
The guy went out into his back yard in the middle of the night to attempt some water diversion; it's clear he suspected the hillside might not hold.
I Googled his address. The house was 500 feet from the place Cranky and I sold 13 months ago.
That's how close we can be to disaster.
That's how rainy it's been around here.