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the east shore freeway. >> good morning. we are finally getting a break. just about 20 minutes ago it was rainy and that turned into a drizzle. there is still a little bit of a sheen on the road. take it easy. it is slick out there. >> we are expecting conditions to be worse tomorrow morning. here is more on the forecast with james fletcher. >> good morning. a quick
look at the bay bridge approach. here is what we are expecting over the course of the day. cool as you head out the door. temperatures in the upper fifties and low 60s. this afternoon, mostly cloudy. a dry afternoon. that changes this evening. we are looking for steady rain to fall heavy at times, particularly tomorrow morning. right now the rain is to the east. today will be a break in the rain to enjoy some dry weather and let the ground soak up what came down yesterday. temperatures will not warm up that much. upper 60's and low 70's. oakland at 66 and antioch as 72. navato at 65. the same for downtown san francisco. as a look forward to what is coming
tomorrow, the system is in the pacific and coming our way. a lot of cold air associated with it. 7:00 p.m. is when the rain will begin. the north they will experience a light rain and that will move to san francisco by 9:00 p.m. and bay area wide by 10:00 p.m.. intense rain coming in past that point. at 1:00 a.m. on wednesday, that is when we expect a moderate- heavy rain. the front will continue pushing it through and be out of our here by 4:00 a.m.. that is the steady rain that is gone. then we will be left with scattered showers and thunderstorms throughout wednesday. that does include your evening commute at 5:00 p.m. where we expect light- more rain. here is your forecast. conditions will dry up as we head into thursday. this system will take us into thursday at noon. things will dry out and this slowly warm-up as
we had to saturday and sunday. let's get an update on traffic. >> it took a while. our potential hot spots became realized on the peninsula. we have had a couple of accidents that we have been tracking. one southbound and 1 northbound. both have backed up the right. the southbound traffic is worst leading frothe university ave. it is adding eight-nine minutes to the southbound 101 drive time. northbound traffic is slow 5-6 mi. just passed shoreline. if you want to avoid them use middlefield, el camino or interstate 280. the backups are not so severe that if you have the extra eight minutes or so, you will be able to get through it pretty quickly. the good news is the accidents have been cleared from the traffic lanes of the back of could continue to grow for a
while. let's get to a bridge check. on the bay bridge you'll see the ride still looks good. a 80-west grande is where the back up is. the backup is 15 minutes from the macarthur maze, better from the nimitz. on the san mateo bridge is an easy ride, 15 minutes from end to end. that is 15 minutes getting out of a word from the 92-880 interchange to foster city blvd.. your ride on the golden gate is still good. no big delays for marin county. in the east bay, as we head back to the traffic maps, we are picking up some slowing leading into sunol on 680 southbound toward the four exit and westbound 580 continues to slow. it is still a good ride from dublin to castro valley for the westbound 580 commute. >> we are keeping our eyes
on wall street after a big sell-off yesterday. we are seeing another big drop today. the dow is down 230 points. concerns about what is happening in greece, as to whether or not they will receive the next round of bailout funds. the dow is at 10,417. that is to thousand 300 points lower than it was at the end of july. >> amanda knox is homeward bound. the 24 year-old left frorome and is supposed to land today in washington d.c. after an italian appeals court dramatically overturned her conviction for assaulting and killing her british roommate back in 2007. the family of kurtcher spoke out this morning.
>> i do not think anyone will get off scot-free. their lives have been disrupted, our lives have been disrupted. what happened to my daughter, meredith, it's every parent's nightmare. she was basically in the safest place, her bedroom. >> the prosecution says it will appeal the ruling. >> other stories we are following, we are waiting for the new iphone, apple fans have been waiting for the iphone coming later this morning, at 10:00 a.m. is when the event is scheduled at apple headquarters in cupertino. they have kept the details of the iphone 5 secret, but there is plenty of speculation about what the new iphone will include. it is expected to have a larger screen, it is supposed to be thinner, lighter and it appears they
go back to the curved back side. the square shape of the iphone 4 has gone bad reviews. it will be faster and feature the a5 processor chip and much better voice control features. it is suspected that sprint will be the third carrier on top of at&t in verizon. there are rumors that steve jobs will be in attendance but nothing is confirmed. >> live pictures into the newsroom of the backpack that caused a bomb scare in times square. investigators are looking at it right now. the green backpack on the ground was found on the bus that you see right here. this happened on seventh avenue between forty ninth and fiftieth in times square, new york city. the entire area was shut down to traffic and pedestrians. police are investigating a suspicious package. the unattended backpack was found on a bus. the bomb
college in mesquite, texas. he says his bill will help keep teachers and classrooms can help to modernize schools. he is pushing congress to pass the entire jobs bill but republican lawmakers say they only want to vote on proposals in which they agree. the president will also attend to different reelection events. >> jury selection in the trial of a nigerian man accused of trying to detonate an explosive device in his underwear on board an airplane. he was the underwear bomber, this happened christmas day in 2009 on a flight to detroit. there is the suspect. he said that he will represent himself in this trial. the trial is set to begin next week. he has pleaded not guilty. are back with more and a couple of minutes. let's take a live look outside of san francisco. you can see the clouds and a little bit
of daylight sunshine in the background. we will get a few peaks of sunshine before the next round of rain. we will be right back. i'm a curious seeker. i am a chemistry aficionado. diphenhydramine. magnesium hydroxide. atheletes foot. yes. i'm a people pleaser. if elected, i promise flu shots for all. i am a walking medical dictionary. congratulations virginia. inflamed uvula. i'm virginia. i'm a target pharmacist and i'm here to answer your questions.
900 block of four sella's way. a man was suffering from gunshot wounds and died at the scene. victim has not been identified yet. police are looking for a motive and released from authorities, he is a person of interest wanted in the case a shooting at a tattoo party. here is his description. new speaker we will not go into detail about our interest in him other than the fact that he is definitely someone would like to identify. we
are not releasing any names right now. there are still some issues concerning involvement, how many people are involved in promoting the party. new speaker here was the scene after the party when the shooting happened as hundreds were gathered. as the party was letting out, there were two shooters who opened fire. person was shot in san francisco, officers responded to a shooting on franconia's street around 10:00 p.m.. the suspects were seen running into a nearby house. police were able to catch that person and they're now in custody. >> the time is 7:70 a.m., let's get a look at the weather. after all day rating yesterday, that is not even the beginning of it. between storms. tomorrow, more rain on the way. the radar is pretty quiet right now. near fresno, we are
seeing rain from yesterday's system. there is rain on the way. as we look towards the pacific, you concede this system coming in. we will see temperatures fall and the rain falling in the north bay at 7:00 p.m. at the earliest. light rain at that point. by 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m., widespread rain. to the north, heavier rain on the way. that is the heart of the front as it begins to push through. you'll see more clearly in the 1:00 a.m. hour. moderate-heavy rain coming to the heart of the bay and will continue to track its way across the bay dumping quite a bit of rain until 4:00 a.m.. that is when we expect the heaviest of the front to push through. behind it, cold air. that will set the scene for scattered showers on wednesday and the possibility of thunderstorms. be ready for
an on-again, off-again wet wednesday. here is a quick look at temperatures this afternoon. pretty similar to yesterday. here is a look at temperatures in the north bay. here is a quick look at your 7 day around the bay. everyone is keeping an eye on the weekend for fleetweek. thursday afternoon we will probably see the last bits of this storm pass us by. we will start warming up for friday, saturday and sunday for those who want to catch of the blue angels. if you cannot make it to the city, tune into kron 4, we will have a one-hour special on saturday to watch the blue angels. let's get a check on traffic.
>> 101 in both directions but especially southbound, the lanes were blocked by an injury accident occurring near university ave. it is slow from the bayfront expressway nearly from woodside road and highway 84 southbound. northbound traffic heading into mountain view is heavy because of an accident that occurred at shoreline. the southbound ride time, added an extra 8-12 minutes. to 80 would make a great alternate. here is a bridge check as we look at the bay bridge ride. westbound of the traffic is backed up to west grand ave. in 18 minute drive time. even the 80 approach is slow. probably a better bet to the bay bridge. the san mateo bridge ride is continuing to move well. a 14 minute drive time to foster city blvd.. 101
and 92 interchange look good. marin county is a problem free from marin across the golden gate bridge. in the south bay, 101 northbound, we start to see its of a pattern emerging, the drive time has grown to about 18 minutes heading up from the capitol expressway to the montague expressway. 85 is low just past the 17 interchange. that is the normal pattern. we also see a little heavy traffic around the 17 interchange on 280 northbound. north bay traffic is heaviest on highway 37 near ignacio. a check in the east bay, interstate 80 at al gore tell drive heading down past panel. the ride towards also read a richmond is not
bad. it is slow through that strata and always is. hamas was found of time is 19 minutes from hercules to berkeley. >> 7:22 a.m., there is a drink that some call blackout in a can is coming with a warning. for logo is changing the label of the drink. one can has as much alcohol as four-five >> we are watching conditions around the bay area. things are starting to dry out in san francisco as we watch the next storm early in.
>> in national news, new jersey gov. chris christie is on the verge of announcing that he will seek the 2012 republican nomination. it is clear the governor wants to make the decision this week. his answer could come as early as today. he has a news conference for later this morning. a source says that he spent time this weekend discussing with his wife, the pros and cons of a late entry into the race. new speaker take a look at this, flooded streets in las vegas. a half-inch of rain fell in a very short time yesterday afternoon. claude storm drains cause a problem. cars were having a tough time getting around and more storms acted outside of las vegas. the city only gets 4 in. of rain a year. >> new this morning, the cost-of-living for bay area families has soared in the last three years, up 18 percent according to a newly
released report by insight. computing how american families live should not be based solely on the incumbent, the station also take into account local costs which is housing, job care and health care. a family of four is considered for if they make less than $22,000 a year. insight points out that family would need much more than that to live in the bay area if you factor in local costs. to parents with two young children need more than $69,000 annually in the east bay just to get by. 82,000 and san mateo county and 84,000 in santa clara county. the u.s. census bureau is expected to release own party estimates later this year. >> when you look at those numbers it is so interesting, other people in parts of thosthe country would be saying that is a huge difference. >> it is all relative.
falling right now, a break in the rain but we are waiting for a much as it results in with heavy rain later tonight. details and so your forecast coming up. new speaker amanda naso is now homeward bound. the 24 year-old left wrong in route to the united states earlier this morning after she was acquitted of murder charges on her appeal. new speaker it is the day at all fans have been waiting for, a new iphone coming out this morning. apple has kept details of the iphone fiat closely guarded but there is a lot of speculation about what it will include. new speaker the time is 7:31
a.m., an eye on the weather to put away the umbrellas just yet. >> a lot of people did not have the umbrella yes today, you want to get that ready for today. >> some were caught off guard tried to leave work and get to their car or to the bart station. here is a live look from mt. tam. a mix of partly-mostly cloudy skies depending on where you
are. at mt. tam, beautiful blue skies. the satellite view shows us a lot of cloud cover over the bay. bids and pieces of rain near chico. we are doing ok. the cloud cover is causing delays at sfo. it will more than an hour. you can see the next storm system in the pacific. that storm will take most of the day to get into our area. it will hit the north bay first. light rain by 7:00 p.m.. then, it will move south and east as we progress through the evening. 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. widespread rain throughout the bay and it will gradually increase in intensity. by 1:00 a.m., a big bit of moderate-heavy rain moving through. you can watch out line as it continues to progress until 4:00 a.m.. that is the heaviest of the rain weaving us by 4:00 a.m., on wednesday, on-again, off- again pop up showers and
thunderstorms. all of that is a real possibility. by 5:00 p.m., a wet evening commute. just like monday, expect another wet commute home. here is a quick look at temperatures right now. >> this afternoon, low 60s-'70s. we are looking for conditions to get better pass thursday. here is a look at your 7 day forecast. things will dry out and warm up just in time for fleetweek on saturday and sunday. our next update in about 10 minutes. let's get a check on traffic. >> it appears that conditions are improving slightly for our hot spot on the peninsula. 101, we have
had two accidents heading towards each other. the southbound crash appears to be out of the lanes now the traffic is slow from 84 adding about 12 minutes to drive into the northbound right has backed up more beyond to 37 leading up towards shoreline boulevard. that has added an extra eight minutes to the northbound truck time. you can avoid it all by using interstate 280, el camino or middlefield road. to 80 is a great choice up and down the peninsula. the bay bridge, a big back up. in 18 minute drive time but steadily increasing. it will not be long until we are back to the macarthur maze on westbound 580. this >> tale bridge is an easy trip across the span. there are no problems westbound towards foster city. the golden gate bridge looks smooth. right now there are
no delays for southbound 101. here is a check in the east bay. the upper east shore freeway, interstate 80 west found, there is not as much red on the map as usual but there is a longer a string of yellow sensors, so the drive times are about the same. 680 getting very heavy for the ride out of martina's soft into the san ramon valley. the 580 ride westbound continues to be slow coming out of the altemont through livermore and even the 680 ride gets heavier southbound heading towards the sunol grade. >> the dow was off 194. concerns of the european debt process. ben bernanke is testifying in front of congress right now saying that the federal reserve is prepared to take steps to help the economy recover.
he warned that the government belt-tightening will prove a significant drag on the u.s. economy. the dow is off 193, we are officially and drink beer market territory with the dow down close to 20 percent. >> we are waiting this morning for word that amanda knox has landed in washington d.c.. she will be landing in the u.s. this morning after getting on a flight to rome and then to london and back to the united states. here she is a hugging her family and friends. an italian appeals court overturned her conviction of sexually assaulting and brutally killing her british roommate back in 2007. hot >> this is the first picture of a man talks in rome. here she is having someone. her friends and family are all around. we
may not have that picture at this moment. here we go. this is one of the first images we're getting of her. she is then heading to london and back home to seattle. that is demanded in the grey cardigan. she is surrounded by friends and family. that is our mother in the blue in the background and her sister next to her. that is a man and knobs and wrong and then headed to london and then to seattle. >> haunted bay area and is, a uc-berkeley professor taking home the nobel prize in physics. he and two other scientists challenged one of science's oldest theories after discovering the universe is expanding and accelerating at a faster rate. their findings are going into all the theories that expansion is slowing down. the award comes with a $1.5 million prize. >> 7:38 a.m., we're back
>> we are back, it is 7:41 a.m.. a quick update on your fleetweek forecast. let's roll the animation. >> the blue angels flying over our map. friday, saturday and sunday looking pretty good. do not forget, when the blue angels fly on saturday, if you cannot be in the city, will have a live broadcast of the show.
boston. if the yankees get eliminated, you could lose 1/3 at least of your audience. that is like kron without darya folsom. >> we always have weather and traffic. [laughter] >> we were joking last night, whenever there is a rainy weather, it is the jacqueline bennett super bowl. >> if there is bad weather and an accident, that is the real super bowl.
>> let's switch over to football i call them demanding less colts. you like that? they are 0-4. that is the worst they have been at cents to 98. it was more about the fact that we were not ready for full all with hank in the pre show. >> i do not know what has gotten into him. >> let's take this step by step. hank williams and junior, they do not have thehim do the opening. he said that he was talking about golf and talking about how ridiculous the round of golf with obamas and john boehner
was and he said, it is like hitler playing golf with netanyahu. everyone went crazy. he went on to explain, i am just saying, the analogy was extreme, it was a stupid pairing, it is ludicrous. there are complete enemies, on the other side, they could not be more different. his explanation was nothing to do, but everyone went crazy and they pulled him. >> i am glad you told me that. without seeing it, all i heard was he made a reference comparing obamas to hitler. >> it was not comparing obamas to hitler, it was comparing the golf
>> he made it clear, but people were drawn all kinds of inferences. >> with how things are in the world, you cannot say anything about people taking offense. the point is, let's put it this way, if it was tom brady and he meant so much to football and a franchise, they make sure they work it out. for hank williams, i did not know it was worth the effort to clear people's minds on him. >> that is what someone on
facebook said. >> while you are on facebook, like me. >> it is really liking me because i am you on your site. >> like the sounds so desperate. >> what do you give to the guide, the hall of famer that has everything for his birthday? steve young's wife said happy / multi. she threw him a flash model for his birthday. this is the video and stanford law and palo alto. do you know what a flash of this? it is like a surprise party, a bunch of
wide range of missions from law enforcement to search and rescue. we do security, fisheries enforcement. >> under clear skies and a mild shock, we cruised south along the waterfront. this seamen is watching for anything unusual. >> my job is to stay where of any boats or any obstructions along the water. >> next, this give it is launched and the practice coming alongside at about 8 knots. easier said than done. >> sometimes the crew will come along the boat, it is training for when we come alongside fishing vessels, recreational vessels or dropping off warning of these. >> last year there rescued
the lost windsurfer. >> after eight hours we found a kid floating on the board stuck under the bridge. >> the ship's cook is whipping up lunch. >> today we are having the look and we also have a moroccan style lamb loaf. mashed potatoes, gravy and green beans. >> is the crew hard to please? >> the e what i tell them to. >> topside, another drill for a man overboard. the rescue was made in two minutes flat, all in a day's work. >> the best part about being in the coast guard is, this is my office. i can come out here every day and i always have an ocean view. that is my favorite part. >> when all eyes are looking up at the blue angels, it is a comfort to know that the hawksbill and crew will be down here directing traffic on the bay
>> good morning, we are starting this hour with a triple live look at conditions clouding up around the bay. on the left, the golden gate bridge. on the right, the approach to the bay bridge which has also has clouds around it. you can see some glistening on the roadway on 1 013 san rafael, the right hand corner, we are looking for breaks in the rain and even some sunshine, but it looks like we have to wait for that. >> let's check on conditions outside. jackie sissel is near 101 and 580
in marin. >> a much better commute for the morning commute than it was last night in the north bay. we are starting to see patches of clearing in the north bay. the last time we saw any signal to iran was around 4:00 a.m.. do not put away your umbrellas just yet. >> let's find out about the forecast in the weather center. >> the wet pavement was not in san rafael, but we do have a little bit of what pavement. >> everything will get wet later today. here is a satellite shot. look at the size of that system. >> but it will not hit until tomorrow? >> tonight around 7:00 p.m.. the north bay may very well get wet beginning with light rain that will intensify over night. the thing with this system, the heaviest and most steady
torrential downpours will have and what you are sleeping, that is some good news but we will still be dealing with scattered showers in the wake of this throughout the day on wednesday. that is what we're dealing with this morning. this system will bring so, believe it or not. snow and a higher elevations. a storm warning in effect for all day tomorrow. sphene it will be heaviest in the early morning he and taper off your of the force of the day. it is going to be a little dicey on the highest peaks. here is where we see riva bay area. by 9:00 p.m. the rain moves to the south
and east. hal hoo the most intee rain is moderate-heavy. it will move through the bay by 1:00 p.m., while you were sleeping and officially passed by 4:00 a.m.. f you do not see much on the backside of this but do not be fooled. you will be dealing with sporadic pop-up showers and thunderstorms on wednesday. look great but in the heart of the evening commute. temperatures right now look like this. we are looking at a very tight grouping of numbers. contact
we are starting of cool this morning and we will end on a cold of this afternoon with highs in the upper 60s and low 70's. we will see that for most of the bay. here is your 7 day forecast. the reign will end just in time for fleetweek. >> we are tracking some hot spots around the bay area. we have watched the traffic really start to slow down perhaps because of the weather and because of some minor incidents reported. in the east bay, interstate 80 is our first hot spot. this westbound drive, a minor accident near willow. the hercules-berkeley drive time should be 27 minutes is now running 52 minutes. that is
nearly twice the normal drive. there are is no good alternate. take a look as 68 southbound, it is jammed up as well. that is nearly a 30 minute drive time from highway 4 to 24. this short stretch will take nearly half an hour. that is three times the normal commute. it should take only 11 minutes. 101 is a mess. it basically starts here. you will be in solid track all the way down to mountain view on 101 southbound. that is adding about 35 minutes your total time. 101 northbound is now solid out of the kyoodle valley all the way up to highway
a quick check on the bridges as we look at the the bridge toll plaza, is backed up to the macarthur maze. a 22 minute drive time this morning. the san mateo bridge is an easier trip with no delays across this band of heavy traffic at the 1 01-92 interchange. from marin, an easy trip with a lighter than normal traffic for 101 southbound as you head in from marin county. >> new this morning, all eyes on apple. apple fans have been waiting for the unveiling of the new-line fun. there is a media event set for 10:00 a.m. in cupertino at apple headquarters. details of the iphone 5 have been closely guarded but there's plenty of speculation. this is affected have a bigger screen, it is suspected to be thinner and lighter in have a curved back side of past
it is now believed that spark will also carry the eye fun. there are rumors that steve jobs will be in attendance, but nothing is confirmed. >> other stories we are watching, a nigerian man accused of trying to bring down in an international jet liner with a bomb in his underwear walked into the beginning of his federal trial today with an outburst. he declared anwar al-awalki who was killed last week in yemen is still alive. that is what he screamed when he walked into court. 24 year-old is accused of trying to detonate a bomb on a flight into detroit on christmas day in 2009. he plans to act as his own attorney in has pled not guilty to charges of attempted use of a weapon
of mass destruction and creating terror. >> amanda knox is homeward bound. take a look at the 24 year-old before she left from on a london bound plane. that is where she is connecting to her flight to the united states. she is making that connection now. she did touchdown in rome and is headed to washington. an italian appeals court overturned her conviction of sexually assaulting and brutally killing her british roommate back in 2007. the family of courage for it is talking about a man this release. >> we except the decision that was handed down yesterday, we respect the court and the justice system. we are now left looking at this again and thinking, how was a decision so certain two years ago have been overturned? >> we do not want the wrong people put away for a crime
that they did not commit, having said that, it may be a case of waiting another year to get to the truth. >> coming up in the next half hour we're boy to hear it heartfelt words from the victim's mother. >> we will be right back as the kron 4 war news continues. the dow is now over 200 points down. the dow is at 10,005 others 77. [ male announcer ] sizzler's steak fest!
>> you are watching the kron 4 morning news. live pictures into the newsroom of las angeles. the involuntary manslaughter trial of dr. conrad murray is starting again. these are live pictures outside of the courthouse. today they are expecting a mistress of dr. conrad murray to take the stand. her name is nicole of arrest. she's an actress out of santa monica who is the mother to murray's toddler son. she already testified about their relationship. what witnesses will did today in favor of the prosecutors is try to lay out a time line of the hours leading up to jackson's death. we will take you there when court starts. you are watching the kron 4 morning news, we will be right back.
we had a steady spiral yesterday, but some heavy rain will be pouring down with this next storm. >> here is a live look for mt. tam. pearly-mostly cloudy skies. it is damp and cool. '50s and '60s is the temperature range. this afternoon cloudy and dry. we're looking for a steady rain and heavy at times. the satellite view showing as radar and cloud cover, sfo is reporting one hour of rival delays. be careful of that. the front will take all day to get here. once it does, it will arrive in the north bay and bring rain by the 7:00 p.m. hour. future cast 4 is set for then. when we advance of the clock to
4:00 a.m. when the front is officially passed us, you can see how much rain drops. more than half an inch in san francisco, navato and oakland. nearly an inch in santa as we push the clock towards the 11:00 a.m. on thursday, you can see the total amount of rainfall between 7:00 p.m. tuesday night and noon on thursday. quite a soaking in the making. brace yourself. we will be dealing with this for at least the next three days. tuesday, wednesday and at least half of thursday and then things dryout and warm up as we headed to the weekend. the forecast looks good for fleetweek. if you
will be taking in the blue angels, the weather should be great. kron 4 will have a live one hour special beginning at 3:00 p.m. on saturday. watch the blue angels as they fly around the bay. >> we are continuing to track hot spots. interstate 80 is one of them. here is a look at alcatel drive. what are backed up all the doubts of the injury the drive time is 52 minutes and should be only 27 minutes from
hercules-berkeley westward. while the san ramon valley ride will remain pretty heavy as well. take a look at our first hot spot from this morning. 101 northbound is running 44 minutes out of the coyote valley. the heavy traffic that would normally end at guadalupe parkway lasts all the way up to a highway to 37. the 280 commute to the west valley not too bad. this is al el camino royale. not a great option is. asked the bay
bridge westbound, there is no easy ride. 20-22 minutes is your drive time. even in the a.d. approach is heavy this morning. your ride on the san mateo bridge is probably one of the best commutes' except for the golden gate. a 50 minute drive time. here is a look at the golden gate bridge right. heavy in northern marin coming into the county and then it through navato as you head down towards smith ranch road. you will be in slow traffic there. your ride across the golden gate looks fine. >> new details of this morning in who they are looking for in connection with the shooting in san leandro that left three people dead. it is not clear if the victims were targeted or if this was a random act. authorities have released a sketch. this is a person of interest that they want to talk to in the
case. a black male, 18-24 years old. a slim build, dreadlocks with cold tips. gold teeth with canine and diamond designs. >> we have identified who hosted the party, we are not releasing any names. there are still some issues concerning the involvement, how many people are involved in promoting the party >> here was the scene of the shooting after the party. hundreds were gathered for that type to party. it turns out the organizers did not even have a permit to hold the event authorities believe after the party was letting out and people were leaving that the two shooters open fire. >> in the more it will be held this morning for a wheelchair-bound man killed in a hit and run in richmond. police say david cox was killed at the
intersection back on center are twenty third. and all the model lexus was spotted leaving the scene. a $10,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the rest of that hit and run driver. we will be right back as the kron 4 morning news continues. a live look from the roof camera in san francisco. we are waiting for a break before the bigger storm rolled into night. robert
>> president obama is in perry's homestead to rally support for his jobs bill and raise money for his reelection campaign. he will appear at a community college in whiskey texas rallying for this patented his and classrooms and modernize schools. he is pushing congress to pass the entire dobbs spoke but lawmakers say they only want to vote and pass on the proposals in which they agree. the president will also attend to different fund-raising events. >> sources close to new jersey gov. chris christie says he has decided not to run for president. he has a news conference scheduled for later this morning. one source says christy spent the weekend discussing with his wife the pros and cons of a late entry into the race. a 20 7:00 a.m., we are
back with more and a couple of minutes. here is a live look at the james lick. it is bright but great. we are waiting for another round of rain. this storm is bigger than the last one we had yesterday. the blue angels we is upon us. our fleetweek special is this saturday from 5:03 p.m.. join us for that. the best seat in the house is on your couch. we will be right back.
>> let's start with the weather and given an update on what is happening outside with jackie sissel live at 58101 in marin. it looks like it is trying out. >> yes. i am looking taken towards the richmond, san rafael bridge. dark clouds overhead but so far no rain to speak of. >> we are waiting for a bigger storm to come into the bay area. >> let's talk about the timing of this. >>
>> at this 0.7 a.m. in the north bay is when we see the first bits of rain fall. >> we have all afternoon to enjoy dry weather. the ground it needs to drive a little bit to make room for the wet weather coming our way. we need this dry spell in between. 7 a.m. is when we think the from will make its first appearance. we have a bunch of cloud cover and advance. when the rain gets here we are predicting a light rain in the north bay and a couple of hours later it should move into san francisco, the east bay and upper portions of the peninsula should see what weather arrived. by 10:00 p.m. it is bay area up wide. it will start out why. yellow and red indicates moderate-heavy rain. the bay is divided in
half by about 1:00 p.m.. how long will rain take to clear? why by 4:00 a.m. we will clear at least the heaviest of it. behind it, scattered showers and pop of thunderstorms all day long. just because the front passes while you were sleeping does not mean you will be in the free and clear. 5:00 p.m. wednesday evening, your commute time home we will be dealing with light rain throughout the bay area. that is what we expect in the bay. snow in the sierra already at this early point in october. heavy snow in the morning. over a foot at 7,000 ft. and 3-6 in. at 3000 and higher. bring your chains if you have to traverse higher
want to apprise you of another accident that we just got word of in hayward. >> a uc-berkeley professor is taking home the berkeley nobel prize in physics. he and two other scientists challenged one of science's oldest theories. that the universe is expanding at a faster rate. this goes against the internet the universe is expanding at a slower rate. the three will split a $1.5 million prize. >> we are waiting for word that a man and knox has landed in seattle washington. the american student whose conviction was overturned yesterday by an appeals jury. an appeals
court overturned her conviction of assaulting and killing of british were made meredith kercher back in 2007. earlier we heard from the brother and sister of kercher. let's take a listen to what the victim's mother has to say. >> i do not think that anyone will get off scot- free. our lives have been disrupted. what happened to my daughter is every parent's nightmare it was something so terrible happening when basically she was in the safest place, her bedroom. >> the victim's family says it will support an appeal to the high court.
24. that is a rough ride. an easy trip from marin county although heavy through marin county especially northern marin to smith ranch road. >> news around the bay, an oakland city councilman is accusing the mayor of not doing enough to fight crime. he is taking it upon himself to oppose a solution. he is proposing three different initiatives to give police additional tools to fight an ever increasing rise in violent crime in oakland. expanding gang injunction. the second would be fought with loitering and public laws and the third would establish a curfew for those under 18. hot new this
morning, residents in san carlos may smell gas. there is a hydrostatic pressure test that is going on for a section of the natural gas pipeline. this section of the pipeline is on edgewood road on interstate 280. they are moving back from service and inventing the natural gas. that started at 7:00 a.m.. >> the latest on of apple headquarters, at 10:00 a.m., a major announcement from apple. the first big event that will not be conducted by steve jobs. will tran has
>> with hundreds of thousands of people expected to visit san francisco during fleet week, city officials want to be prepared to respond quickly to any problems. >> here at the city's 911 center there will be partial activation of san francisco's and reduce the operations center. 20-30 representatives from various
agencies including the health department, public works, police department and fire department will be on hand to answer phones in court and responses. >> with so many extra people here, we want to be aware, in case there is an increase volume in 911 calls for an increased need for medical assistance for any other type of emergency. >> it is fairly normal for the city to activate the center of one large crowds of people are expected. >> things like private celebrations, any number of major events in the city that bring a number of extra visitors. >> we may just get a few calls from the public concern about the noise or something like that, but our role is to monitor the overall impact to the city. >> the operations center will be active on saturday and sunday starting at 9:00 a.m. and staying open as long as needed. >> we will be here until things wind down. >> in san francisco, trawls clifford, kron 4 news. >> watch live coverage of the blue angels during fleet
week this saturday at 3:00 p.m.. >> look at the numbers on the s&p. bear market territories. the s&p is down 20% from the highs at the end of april. >> let's take a look at the 7 day forecast. the rain will return tonight and tomorrow. >> we will be right back as the kron 4 morning news continues. >> taking a look at the clouds over san francisco right now. y
>> daria: good morning we are taking a live look at the golden gate. we are soft and. looking toward san francisco it looks like it is clearing out. we are trying to get a bit of a break. >> mark: us check-in she is near the east shore freeway. >> yes good morning. we have been having to wrestle for the last one hour. it has finally stopped that--drizzle. the windshield wipers are still going to be going. you will still feel some drizzle along the 880. >> mark: the bigger storm with felicia. >> alicia: yes. that rain is expected to pick up right now we are seeing that low cloud
coverage and sprinkles here, there. as we go towards the day- to-day we will increase the chances late tonight and tomorrow. raleig-early snowfall-through the sierras with snowfall expected in the sierras. we can see that system is clipping towards the northern portion of the state with showers starting in the north. by 7:00 starting into the north bay rainfall. towards 9:00, sprinkles into the peninsula, the east bay. becoming more widespread by 10:00 and that rain will pick up. by 1:00 a.m., look at the intensity level with moderate/heavy! even the potential for thunderstorms. it looks like it will be heavy for the early morning hours but the threat of rainfall will continue. and still even a snow
storm warning into the high country with up to 1-feet and gusting winds! hazardous trtravel possible. as far as temperatures? low 70's. in the high country, tire chain laws are recommended. also, with tomorrow, we have that chance for thunderstorms. if it looks like the temperatures are not even going to get to the 60s even inland. still cool. with residual showers and clearing it out just in time for the weekend. that sunshine will come back and warm us back up. 9:02 >> george: then the still these--still, clearing up on the 80. from crockett the west end of the bridge all the way to
berkeley was nearly 60 minutes. now it is about 38 minutes. still, the 15 minutes more of what it should be for this time 80-west. which is why it is still a hot spot. also is this section towards kidding into san francisco 101 north! a solid getting into san francisco--with an accident at cesar chavez impacting the 280. your best bet this morning would be to get off of the 280 at san jose and used third street to get into the city. you are looking at 20 minutes-30 minute delays. trying to get north into san francisco on the 101 north bound. also, the drive times below 40 minutes
in this section there is a 20%- 30% increase time travelling time. the earlier, there was an accident near shoreline that backed up traffic of the with 280 interchange with 1 0 1 north. a check of the bridges. this has not broken up at all. still, 20-24 minute drive time through the mccarthy meanmay us- also, berkeley is difficult to through emeryville. at the san mateo bridge has been one of the best. in accident on 880 south was cleared, quickly. it is only slow from the '92. the drive from the golden gate is still decent with no. marin county 101 south bound is perking up. >> mark: thank you, george the
unveiling of the iphone 5. their headquarters are in cupertino and they kept details closely guarded. we are going to have to wait and see. some of the swarming rumors. they are saying that the iphone 5 will have a bigger screen, thinner, lighter, maybe a bit of the curvature. faster with a faster processor. we have voice control. also the big announcement that sprint will be the third carrier in addition to at&t, verizon. we are going to wait to see. the iphone 5 coming out. today we will wait and see. >> daria: you mentioned the voice feature. it cannot recognize what you are
recognizing what you are saying. you can make commands? >> that is amazing! it is as if it is a personal assistant. in one hour is one this will begin. >> daria: i am busy tomorrow law for that launch that you mentioned. 9:06 checking out the dow. that-lunch. [laughter] the dow was off by 52 points as trading at 56. >> reporter: the dr. conrad murray trial in los angeles. dr. conrad is charged with involuntary manslaughter of michael toxin. what will happen today?-michael jackson-- mistresses of dr. murray will take the stand. the cool of arrest is an actress out of
santa monica and one of the children's mothers of dr. marie. she testified earlier and will be speaking of his character. also prosecutors are going to ask what dr. conrad was doing time line. with phone line, text messages. as soon as court begins i will be listening and bring in the latest coming up on kron 4. >> daria: 9:07 a man from nigeria pre-dawn and international flight, the " underwear ' bomber anwar al- awlaki he is claiming that he is still alive. detonating and air flight crews mistake bound towards detroit. he is
representing himself and pleading " not guilty ". >> also amanda knox is a bound for seattle, washington. this is a photograph from rome. right before she got on to the london connection flight. the italian appeals court dramatically overturned the conviction against her. the sexual assault of for british roommate, meredyth kertcher. the victim i-victim's family is appealing mess. >> mark: through mt. tam perhaps some lower clouds. and the amanda knox trial of the victim's family is appealing- auto insurance company
kron 4 morning news looking at the satellite. another wave of wet weather headed our way. this would actually bring us some heavy rainfall. overnight tonight and into tomorrow. even thunderstorms. temperatures continuing to cool. it this wet weather will continue through thursday with your complete forecast, coming up.
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be pretty big. >> alicia: absolutely. it the good news is that there will be sunshine but not the case for today, tomorrow. more wet weather. in fact this next system will produce more and that rainfall. we will see the intensity picked up. here is a look at the future cast a time line. throughout the day to take off unseettled gathered in and organizing in the north bay. more of the rainfall through the peninsula and east bay and becoming widespread by 10:00 p.m. as we go towards overnight, you could wake up to some of that rainfall. even heavy overnight. by 1:00 a.m., 28 m, still continuing to see fairly heavy rainfall. by 2:00 a.m.. scattered showers throughout the day. >> alicia: the wet weather continues into thursday. in fact there is a winter storm warning
in effect with snowfall expected. we could get 1 ft. above 7,000 ft.. gusting winds on the peaks up to 50 m.p.h.! certainly tire chain laws. we are only going into the 70's for los gatos. 60's and 70's around much of the bay area. 60s in oakland, only about 65 degrees in san francisco. that is about as warm as we are going to get. even cooler by tomorrow. that is supposed to be active day. and the coolest. the warm up, clear out by the work wheat and. sunshine will be a return with a weekend-- >> george: the 101 north on towards a san francisco is still
slow. officer johnson is the telling an accident on cesar chavez. there is still traffic that is jammed getting into the city. if it turns out that there was a d u i resul the rest this is the residual impact. impactd u i of rest. that is why things are still jammed getting into the city along with the 280, northbound. use san jose, third street to get into this city and avoid the freeways. if there is adding a way to avoid the 101 out of coyote valley? he would be doing ourselves a favor is jammed. even the drive time is about 20 minutes is still a slow drive. i would delay my departure if i
were you part west bridge the me--the maze is still difficult the 880 however could be used. and still, 20-minutes plus for the bay bridge. at the san mateo bridge has been that light. a better option all morning long. the golden gate bridge = problem-free. no. marin county is still heavy. details on that on my next report. >> mark: this morning, auditors releasing oakland officials are failing to provide the city council with information to determine weather or not to reject/modify projects. the city portion of a renovation project a $30 million. he eventually $52 million over five years. the fox
theater renovation project is estimated to be $90 million total. >> daria: this shooting is still not known if it is random were targeted. a new police sketch. the person of interest. he is described at 18-24 years old, a black male. a slim build, dreadlocks, with gold teeth with a diamond design. >> we're not going to go into detail but the fact that he is somebody of interest. we are not releasing any names right now there are still issues concerning the involvement. >> daria: that was a quick look at the scene of a party where this happened it was a tad too party and everybody was getting out of the party won the s
shooters open fire--of that over a weekend tattoo party. there was know document--there was nor documentation to hold the party and the office complex. >> also, a new study released that in, and cost of food income, child care, health care, the cost of living. the bay area cost of living a huge disparity. this recent study verily--- comparatively. the working poor, this group is pointing out
that when you factor and everything, with a double parent with a double keds they need is 60 thigh wit two baskets to the- 6--29 k! with to-children the minimal amount benefits to have two children off fr its and look at the difference, the 22,000, and this is considered a minimum celebrate existence for a family of four people and includes eight other, >> this girl was last seen saturday night near waverly avenue in the san jose at 3:00 a.m. sunday morning. the family
says that she was going to go outside and speak to were husband she did not plan to be gone for long. she left three children and the house. they also report that they have recently separated. we will be right back with a live look at mt. tam clouds. [ dennis ] allstate wants everyone to be protected on the road. whether you're an allstate customer or not. all you have to do is call. [ female announcer ] call allstate now and you'll get a free lifetime membership in good hands roadside assistance. [ dennis ] shop less. get more. make one call to an allstate agent. [ female announcer ] and if you call now,
with rick perry. they have the same political beliefs. >> daria: chris christie is decided not to run for president. he has a news conference that is for later today. there has been speculation that sources say he spent the weekend talking about his possibility of entering, late. he is going to not run for president. 9:27 which will be back in just a few minutes a live look outside. the james lick in san francisco is gray but dry. it could be a much wetter today
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showing slow clearing. the big story now and today is wet weather coming. a bigger storm coming late tonight and early tomorrow. also, amanda knox is homeward bound. the 24 year-old left rome in route to london and ended the united states after an italian court cleared her on murder charges. it is today that fans of the apple iphone have been waiting for. keeping details closely guarded. a lot of speculation. we will find out more details >> daria: keeping an eye on the weather with jackie is life that highway 1 0 1. we have been-a live at high 101 and jackie? >> correct you can see that dark cloud. for the most part,
not much rain since 3:a 30-4:00 a.m. we were the first ones to get it and of the last ones to lose it. we could get it tonight early. the morning commute has not been impacted by the rain. i do not know how this evening or this afternoon's commute could be impacted. >> daria: what a great point, the we s do you think that later tonight would be deep moisture? if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, email at email@example.com correct if the intensity >> alicia: correct--looking at the golden gate bridge you can see the low cloud coverage we are getting a dry breaks today. it starts to change as we get towards the latter part. into the evening. it looks like a rain it this evening and a
winter storm warning believe it or not in the sierras. that cold is producing snowfall and the high country. taking a look at this storm system it is edging its way into california. starting to see those clouds sweeping. and the rain finally moving in tonight towards vallejo. 9:00 p.m., the offering could be increasing towards the south bay. and the intensity level overnight increases. an organized system with almost heavy downpours at 1:00 a.m.- 4:00 a.m. and it even increases the chance for potential for thunderstorms. even chances for hail and scattered showers into the evening. a winter storm warning. heaviest snow tomorrow morning with one-ft possible and in the higher elevations. above
7,000 ft. and certainly keep your tire chains. mimi 60's and 70's. with relief only 70 degrees in redwood city, mountain view, and 64 in half moon bay. mid-60s downtown san francisco. and your a look at your 7 day around the bay wheat and not even going to get out of the 60s! we are not even going to get out of the 60s. residual showers on thursday with clearing on friday and a sunny weekend. >> daria: thank you. >> george: the 101 the northbound. and the 280 all the way to daly city. this was at one point tbacked up all the way to almost 380. it is finally clearing out. it was a police activity with a d.u.i. arrest
associated with a car that was on the center divide near the sea search of this. it was some time ago but we're still dealing with that backup with the car got on the center divide near the cesar chavez--the same with interstate 280 and 101. an extra 15 minutes. you could reroute using surrounding roads. and not as much red on the maps but believe it or not the drive time are still fairly high. 38 minutes because there is some much yellow still on the maps for such a long stretch. not a lot of breaks up to speed on your right out of the coyote valley. the 280, the west also much better alternate routes. how about a check of the bridges. this is often difficult the 880 to the bay bridge
because the 80 westbound is significantly backed up. at least 30 minutes from mccarthy bay and also getting darker fears threatening. it looks like a much nicer drive and a lighter traffic. the golden gate 101 from marin county the drive time is still about 36 minutes from novado. leading up to the golden gate and heaviest still in the northern marin county. 9:35 and the update from justine. >> reporter: these are live pictures from dr. conrad murray. the woman just left the scene of when she spoke to conrad murray on june 25th, 2009 that he sounded tired on the phone and there is a long-held theory
of our long law-enforcement that he could have fallen asleep during that the drug propofol, often administered far--this new witness, that he met and a gentleman's club now testifies. >> mark: a uc-berkeley is taking home the peace nobel prize of an expanding theory of the earth's surface is expanding. >> daria: amanda knox is bound for seattle, washington. we have a picture to show you. she was connecting and roman then of
london and then the seattle. this, after the big surprise with the italian appeals court dramatically over turning her convection of sexually assaulting and killing her british roommate, and 2007. they're going to appeal this to the high court and the victim's family will of course of support that. half >> ma a live look outside for higher clouds with lower clouds to clear before we get some sunshine.
>> mark: when of the big stories is the release of the apple iphone 5. a big event. at apple headquarters in cupertino. will tran. >> reporter: it is not just an iphone is an event. it's just a few moments away from getting a new information of the release of the iphone 5, powerful, lighter, and a bigger viewing screen. it could be available
for all three wireless networks. more money for business and how much it will cost or when it will be available. as soon as we find out i will let you know. reporting live from cupertino, kron 4. for >> reporter: i have been speaking to kron 4 fans on our fan page. some peopl are people are getting tired. these are some of the your comments. if you would like to discuss this you can go to our facebook fan page and tonight gavbe >> mark: thank you, erica we
pfft >> alicia: 9:45 look at this shot. from mt. tam some shower activity this morning and catching a few dry breaks this afternoon and another round of rain. the second round will be fairly heavy overnight tonight and tomorrow. also, a winter storm warning with snowfall in the sierras. let us take a look at the satellite/read are showing that storm. it is making a direct focus on our bay area with the satellite/radar showing that. -- >> alicia: intensity is picking
up. and also by 1:00 a.m., 2:00 a.m., the heaviest rainfall expected. by 4:00 a.m., a bit iffy. we could see breaks of dryness. also the threat of thunderstorms as well with the brakes continuing some thunderstorms and even the potential for hill. and fairly active weather for the day tomorrow. -. potential for hillel -- hail and lots of snow for the 7,000 ft. high country. and i only 70's four northern counties. a look at your 7 day around the bay tomorrow seems to be the most activity with
thursday residual showers and clearing out by friday. sunshine just in time for the weekend. >> george: we are still trying to clear out hot spots with residual traffic. it there was an earlier d u i arrest that has impacted traffic and residual slowing. the incident in the south is clear. the drive into the city surface streets are still recommended. the south bait there are still problems 101 northbound. the celtic-a- with an earlier accident be in the south baiy. still recovering from those accidents not as much red associated with the hot spot. because it is set along a stretch of yellow traffic that is why it is still a hot spot.
the bay bridge is still slow. 90 minutes from the mccarthy maze 880 is recommended. the east bay is also slow. the san mateo bridge has been a better choice all morning. the golden gate is also an easy trip. there is still some slow traffic in northern marin county working southbound on the 1 0 1 >> mark: george, other stories one person is dead after a shooting in san francisco last night. the 400 block near holiday ave. they found a person running on a flight they do not know if other suspects are involved. running on foot-- >> the memorial for david cox of
richmond killed at 34th street andthe last older black lexis ws seen leaving the scene. they have not been able to locate any suspects they're offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the rest of the hit and run driver. >> the west coast guard is the largest presence in the bay area with 4000 coast men and women based here. this is the color hawksville. we are about to go on a mission. >> we do a lot of wide range with fisheries enforcement, search and rescue, law enforcement. >> reporter: under clear skies and mild chop week cruise south along the waterfront. watching
for anything unusual. >> my job is to keep an eye out for any boats, or anything that could be an obstruction. >> reporter: :next, the crew will launch chie--the skiff. >> sometimes when we are switching out the crew is a perfect training exercise for recreational the soles and getting along side a fishing vehicle. last year. they had discovered a windsurfer. >> after eight hours, nine hours last fleet week he was found under a bridge in the south bay. >> underneath, lunch. >> meat loaf and a moroccan style for meat loaf with lamb.
>> reporter: is the crew easy to please? >> they will eat whatever i say. we have a man, overboard. >> reporter: and another drill with a man overboard a rescue made in two minutes flat. it is all in a day's work. >> this is my office that as part of being part of the coast guard i always have an ocean view. that is my favorite part. >> reporter: when all eyes are up at the blue angels it is comforting to know that this crew will be down at directing traffic on the bay. but not just during fleet week but all year round. rob fladeboe, kron 4 >> daria: :51 we will be right
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>> mark: a quick check of the markets, the dow just a delight rebound. still, down 80 points. >> in health headlines the university of wisconsin saying that people that will post a drinking status are more at risk that drinkers that to not. people the post are six times likely to suffer from an alcohol-related injury. if you like to read it the logistics of this? it is on my fast buck fan page.
>> thank you. >> daria: a look at your 7 day around the bay we are just getting through one the storm and waiting for another. we get a break today and it will roll in. it will probably, the overnight. but, you never know. >> mark: i was looking at this and it looks like 80 6:00 p.m.- 2:00 a.m. a possible one-inch of rain fall looking at that-- keeping and a close eye on the roads stay with us. >> daria: a great weekend on tap. get ready for dr. phil and we will see you tomorrow morning. >> mark: have a good day. ♪