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it is wet out there. looking at our storm tracker and checking the rain in the bay area today. you can see there are quite a few areas under wet weather. i am anny hong. james fletcher is in the weather center and robin winston is in the traffic center. we will start with james who has quite a bit of rain right now. good morning.>> good morning, anny . we have the front passing overhead an hour ago. we are left with a lot of instability in the wake of it. that is why we are seeing some spotty showers around the pay.
you can see moderate rain with the strongest of the systems so far this season. it has been enough to make these dangers on the roads. i drove on the bay bridge earlier. be very careful. you can see some moderate to heavy rain coming on shore and in san francisco as well we have a cell making its way downtown. we will be tracking that. we have some heavier showers over the bank itself. -- be -- the bay itself. we have light showers sporadic throughout the entire stretch. the delmer bridge too is on the heavier side. the denver in brick -- dumbarton bridge has some decent showers falling at the moment. in the south bay it is hit and miss.
loss altos and sunnyvale are in the clear for now. that will be the story all day long with this off enough again showers throughout the drive. we also have some light rain falling in pleasanton. martinez is seeing some showers and pittsburg is fine but antioch heading into brentwood has some light rain falling. we have some let me showers near petaluma and on that side of 37 you can see some heavy rain falling. that is what we are seen currently on storm tracker 4. we will be left with some cold air and pop up showers. the afternoon forecast will call for scattered showers and possible thunderstorms now and again. but again that is about it. then we will get a break on thursday and looks like
thursday night we have another system that will be weaker but it will be enough to make things down around the be -- the bay . it will be mild and wet here. you can always check the latest with weather and traffic with our mobile up -- app. it is free and works for apple and android. you should check it out. let's get to the traffic center from robin. there is a free car wash this morning. the wipers are going full speed. be careful if you are about to hit the roads right now. it is quiet but it will be a wet and windy commute. it is pretty light at the toll plaza of the bay bridge. if you are driving some sort of vehicle, use extra caution across the bridge this one. so far the bay bridge is the
only one with a wind advisory. over to the san mateo bridge it is very quiet coming from the east to be to the peninsula -- east bay to the peninsula. you will also see some nice driving conditions across golden gate this morning. the roads are wet out there, so take it easy on the ramps. make sure you have the headlights and wipers on. it is looking good coming out of the north bay. keep your eye open for debris in the road. we will keep you updated on any hotspots. back to you, anny . breaking news with fire crews rescuing a plumber who fell into a sewer line in oakwood. the man was working in east oakland yesterday afternoon when the land around him gateway and he fell 15 feet below the street.
he was conscious. talking to a group of firefighters, crews were finally able to pull him from the ground at 3 a.m. this morning. 15 hours after he was buried. we are following 10 u.s. navy sailors who were detained who have been released. iran's news agency said the sailors were freed earlier this morning. two small u.s. navy boats were detained after crossing into iran waters. they entered illegally. the u.s. military officials say the boats drifted into the waters after mechanical problems. this comes days before the iran nuclear deal with the put into action. our top story this morning -- the raiders will be staying in oakland at least for now. this is video from yesterday's
meeting. nfl owners voted 32-to four -- 32-2 for them to move. as for a second team, the charges have yet to decide if they want to join the rams. if they turn it down, the readers the the next team up. the nfl order the raiders $100 million offered to help with the new stadium in oakland, but they are short of funding. the raiders owner mark davis is stuck in oakland and tells us about the deal. >> this is another win for the raiders today. i really healthy for stan kroenke and the rams. i want to congratulate the mayor who is a good friend of mine. we will see where the raider nation ended up here. we will be working really hard
to find as a home. that is of the are looking for. so are our fans. don't feel bad. we will get it right. >> the news was bittersweet for fans. raider nation was happy to hear the fans were not relocating the were deflated after the comments by mark davis. >> i am happy they are not going to l.a. am happy they are not going to l.a. it would have been nice for him to come back stronger. >> mark davis, we fought for you. for you to say what he just said, that you still don't have a home, why don't you move to l.a. and leave the team here and the city of oakland and let mark davis move on. i have had it with this guy already. >> it is like he doesn't have a home still. he will surface of summer to bring the raiders. i am disappointed. >> i think they belong here in oakland. >> minutes after the decision was finalized, the oakland mayor
libby schaaf spoke along and said she is pleased to build a new home for the team in oakland. mayor schaaf recognizes the team hasn't frustrated over the years and is determined to get a deal done in oakland that works for the team and the nfl fans and taxpayers. >> we recognize the clock is ticking that this opportunity will not last forever. so we will treat it as such. my hope is we are given a year to get what will be a complex project together. >> since the raiders should the stadium with the baseball team, lew wolff will make a stand. he says the oakland ace will continue options on a new venue. this announcement does not change our immediate plans of our goal of securing a new
baseball facility. tonight is the join for the world's biggest lottery jackpot. the record-breaking powerball is still getting bigger. the winner now take some $1.5 billion. if ticket sales continue to outpace expectations, it could grow even more. the jackpot chances are one in 292 million. the drawing is happen tonight. averi harper will be live later this morning checking with people and their tickets before heading to work. a judge ruled against a bay area soccer league that sued the nfl from taking over the field next to levi's stadium. the nfl is using the field as a super bowl l media center. the santa clara youth soccer league filed a lawsuit against
the nfl. instead, the city entered a contract with the nfl to close the park and release the site for free. the nfl promised to return the field with current estate or improved conditions by march. happening now, san francisco supervisors are calling for a further visitation anthropology in the case of mario what. -- wood. a video went viral on officers opening fire in september. a meeting with wood's mother in attendance and a formal apology to his mother. the officers involved in the shooting are assigned non- patrol duties and the incident is still under review. one person is dead following a crash on interstate 680 near martinez.
an overturned car was reported on the ramp at 9:45 pm last night. it happened from southbound interstate 682 highway 4. at least one person was pronounced dead at the scene. the roadway was cleared about 1.5 hours later. the victim's identity has not been released. happening now, the search continues on the east bay for a police are calling a sexual predator. police say this man you see here did not and assaulted a 23- year-old woman on the 2300 block of broadway and oakland. the woman had just left -- the club when she was led to a security location. they are investigating whether he is connected with a similar crime that happened in december off of people avenue in oakland. -- piedmont avenue in oakland.
coming up the el niño influence storms are causing problems along the california coast. experts -- what experts are saying. you have noticed a congested streets of san francisco getting busier because the simple 50 preparation. -- super bowl l preparation. the president delivered his final state of the union address last night and what he plans to do in his eight and final year in office coming up next. taking a look outside a weather san mateo bridge -- what ditch san mateo bridge.
rain moving through the bay area right now. here is a look outside of the golden gate bridge. it is also went -- wet on the san mateo bridge and the bay bridge this one. get the kids in their rain gear as we are seen some wet conditions. >> if we are lucky enough we can get most of this stuff to clear out. it was hectic for me driving in. >> especially -- >> for me on the bay bridge it was coming down pretty good. >> it was rough coming in this one. but that is what we expected. we expected the heaviest of the rain to be falling while most folks were sleeping. we were awake. if you are awake, you are too. if you are hitting the roads in the next half-hour to hour. you are still dealing with some sporadic showers. we have some showers moving off
of the golden gate bridge heading in the way of emeryville and berkeley. we have some light to moderate from san francisco down to to 80 the -- 280. down near hayward as well. to show you dumbarton bridge is you see is pretty active on both sides of the bay. we have palo alto to heavy rain and then it is not too bad in the south bay with a few pop up showers here and again. it is not a big deal in the santa clara valley. we have dublin and pleasanton under five right now with light rain in the pocket of like showers. we have livermore in the clear for now, but this is headed your direction. out to the upper portions of
the state we have walnut creek and concorde with hit or miss showers. that is that we are seeing in the east bay on the north bay we have some shower activity along 37 and some pop up showers near san rafael, at least on its way to san rafael impacting 101 in the next 15 minutes. then we have some sporadic light showers now. that is the current picture andrea. that is the front that pushed itself overnight. we will continue to see that the first half of the day today with the pop up showers now and again and maybe a possible punishment. i want to show you would we are expecting. the clock is set for 5 a.m. by 8:00 kids are getting after school and perhaps you are getting out the door and off to work. we will have a few scattered showers in the east bay and on the peninsula, but nothing
substantial. it will diminish as we headed towards the noon hour. it is mostly cloudy with showers being done by that point and the 6 pm drive home also looking good. early tomorrow morning the rain is nothing but a memory and we will be queuing up for the thursday night into friday storm system. more on that to come. as for today, we have some what roads -- wet roads. it is wendy with oakland at 22 mile-per-hour winds. it looks like 16 mile-per-hour in fairfield. a little breezy for you. this afternoon is mid-50s to upper 50s. it will be cooler than yesterday and that is what we will expect. around the forecast thursday night into friday a weaker system will push through but it will be enough to keep us wet.
we have another system and packing was too which we will have more detail when we get closer to it. for the next seven days it will stay rather unsettled on the weather front for the bay area. download the mobile app so you can attract the like radar pictures yourself. -- track the lion radar pictures -- five -- live pictures yourself. >> the roads are wet. you will be driving at reduced speed. if you're heading to san francisco now is a good time to leave. within the next hour it will start backing up at the bay bridge toll plaza. the high wind advisory remains in place and you may feel them as he heads across the bridge into san francisco. over to the san mateo bridge if you are heading highway 92 it
is looking good. there are no major trouble spots so far. no major crashes. earlier we have some spin out. over to the richland san mateo bridge it is also a nice commute. it is very quiet on 101 once you get into san rafael. don't forget those headlights and wipers and take it easy this morning. double your normal drive time so you will arrive safely. party number one is protecting the american people and going after terrorist networks. >> that is present obama delivering his final state of the union address last night laying out his agenda for a busy eighth year in office. we have helmets from capitol hill. >> the president of the united states.
[ applause ] >> reporter: present obama's final state of the union address a mystic tone. >> i don't want to just talk about next year. i want to focus on the next five years. the next 10 years. and beyond. >> reporter: the president addressed some of the division in congress and urged members to work together. >> democracy comes to a halt without a willingness to compromise. >> reporter: with recent terror attacks on the minds of many, the president discussed how he plans to deal with isis. >> if this congress is serious about winning this war, authorize the use of military force against isil. take a vote. >> reporter: nikki haley delivered the republican response. >> we are facing the most dangerous threat our nation has seen since september 11. and this president appears unwilling or unable to deal
with it. >> reporter: the path ahead will not be easy for the president. election years can be difficult. he hopes this night speech will serve as a call to action. >> i believe in change because i believe in you. and that is why i stand here is competent as i have ever been -- confident as i have ever been. >> reporter: in washington, karen keefer. there are growing concerns el niño's storms could lead to a russian. experts are keeping a close eye on several trouble spots. kron 4's charles clifford reports on the concerns over coastal erosion.>> reporter: things are so crazy this year. daniel hoover is an oceanographer with the usgs. he says el niño weather can cause problems. >> we see about 20% more weight
energy than in an average winter. if a couple that with high tides we could see damage. also the areas are fairly armored by the beaches. but when that's an goes away, -- that sand goes away, we will see erosion.>> reporter: some of the most troublesome spots include the southern end of ocean beach. >> the bluffs are hard. they are complicated geologically and are hard to measure. and there is a lot of them. there are many differences in the local geology. that is a pretty complicated issue. >> reporter: they visit trouble spots along the coast looking for any problems. they are under a pilot program to predict landslides. the sensors have placed to measure the water saturation in the crown. the goal is to send out alerts
welcome back. researchers are finding the air above the canyon in southern california is next with a large amount of leaked natural gas. this could be affecting the state's efforts to reduce emissions. many were evacuating burbank since the leaks were found. tubes attached to the bottom of this plane were able to collect the inner to analyze how it is affected. they found 1000 tons of methane are leaked per day.>> it is the weight of a u.s. navy trooper carrier every month. that much methane is coming out of this hole in the ground.>> the flight data shows the
emissions polluting is up to 1500 feet wide and rises above 1000 feet. his reacher's is intended to determine how to combat this large amount of emissions safely. up next on the kron 4 morning news, super bowl l sf than a month away -- is less than a month away. we are tracking wet whether around the bay. we will talk about what we can expect for the rest of the morning coming up.
will relocate to englewood. the chargers have a year to decide if they want to join the rams. if they turn it down, the raiders are the next team up. the drawing for the world's biggest lottery jackpot. powerball winner will that a, at least $1.5 billion. if ticket sales continue to outpace expectations, it could grow even more. you have to matched all six numbers to win. the drawing is happening at 7:59 pm tonight. www.kron4.com 's averi harper will be live. out of iran all 10 american sailors were captured i iran have been free. they are now receiving medical treatment. the steelers were captured yesterday after their u.s. navy boat entered iranian waters. the bills navigation systems failed and then they strayed
near an iranian island. sailors were interrogated to make sure they were not -- they are demanding an apology from the u.s. we are tracking the rain this morning. a live look at our storm tracker 4 radar. there are some spotty rain out by the bay area. i am anny hong. we have team coverage tracking the rain this one. robin wilson is in the traffic center tracking the morning commute. he will start with james. it is still pretty widespread that it is very hit or miss as you can see. we have some rain in the north bay and on the peninsula. it is not as encompassing as it was this morning when the front pass overhead. it was really a blanket of the green and yellow here on the map. everybody was getting a pretty healthy dose of it. things are beginning to break up nicely.
the line is pushing through oakland right now. the diagonal will continue to push off the side of your screen. we will see this impacting more portions of highway 24 in berkeley and also portions of interstate and also portions of interstate 880 and 580. down farther south we have the san mateo bridge with light to moderate rain and some rain over the dumbarton bridge. so things are pretty dicey at that point. and then it is just toward a sporadic light showers in the south bay. we have maybe a few neighborhoods out in sunnyvale getting some light rain at the moment. the same story for the east bay with rain in livermore and pleasanton and that to the north we have walnut creek and concord getting decent showers. it might be getting some light
showers before moderate rain heading its way and martinez and venetia being hit with a healthy dose of light to moderate rain. speaking of the top part, is go to the north bay where we have things calming down for the moment. that is pretty much it. let me give you a quick look at the conditions outside. it is wet in san francisco. bring the umbrella for the morning right. this one the near as intense as it was earlier over the be. -- the bay . they recorded a 30 mile per hour cast -- ghost -- gust. we still have some stability behind the front, but it looks like things will dissipate nicely into the afternoon. we are not looking for too much in the way of rain after 3:00. they'll be more details in 15
minutes. that is the quick and dirty look at the forecast today. it is a little dirty out there with the weather kicking up some oils on the road. the weather app is a great way to plan the commutes. you'll want that information in the palm of your hand. it is free. let's find a hot commute is shaping up with robin. we now it can be challenging driving. it is quite right now but i cannot guarantee -- quiet right now i cannot guarantee it will stay that way. there is nothing impacting traffic right now that will add to your normal drive time. there is a high wind advisory in the bay bridge and the richland san rafael. be careful and leave early. the roads are wet. make sure you watch your speed. it is very quiet in san
francisco. we've already had a report of flooding in san francisco with the 280 split. be careful if that is your direction. over to the san mateo bridge the camera is wet you. more brake lights to the right side of your screen. get out there now while it is quiet. the major problems on 101. it is a quick 14 minute trip to san mateo. if you have to get north bay this morning it is feeling just fine with no major trouble spots. now back to the desk. anny ? traffic is getting worst in san francisco bidding up to super bowl l. kron 4's justine waldman reports. >> reporter: the streets in downtown are crowded and congested with cars.
>> is going to be awful. >> reporter: now many busy streets will be closed. super bowl festivities will take over causing a class between commuters and an influx of fans. >> there we. ingestion. we are trying to help people not to bring their car into the city but to ride a bike or walk. >> reporter: all day closures will start january 23 until february 12. that will give time for set up and take down of all the staging equipment. at the super bowl city the following streets will be closed to motor vehicles and bicycle traffic. washington street to the ferry plaza, market street, stuart street from market to the ferry plaza and trolleys will be rerouted. the home of the nfl experience, no cars will be allowed on howard street from third to
fourth street. the gridlock will, with some guidance. >> we have our own officers directing people around the city to let them know where the details are. we are doing everything we can.>> reporter: this map shows us what to avoid by the fury buildings highlighted in yellow. red is where the events will take place. part of the embarcadero southbound is closed. detours will take drivers in washington to first street. >> our goal is to not have to come to the city. >> it is still too soon to protect the forecast for the super bowl, the we are all wondering if el niño could lead to a rainy game. according to the weather service, over the last 49 years it has rained on february 7 41% of the time. the first week of february saw rain an average of two days out of the week.
>> we are looking at a pretty high likelihood there will be rain on that sunday. and even a higher probability that the week of super bowl week which starts february 1, where there are lots of outdoor activities, historically it has rained about three quarters of the time during that week. when we've had el nino, it has rained almost every time during that week. >> the golden gate weather service noted the wettest super bowls coincided with the strongest el niño years. coming up, the ocean beach in san francisco. fact or fiction in the next edition of people behaving badly. here is a live look outside.
you often hear about problems with homeless encampment in cities around the bay area. but are the problems because of the people letter homeless? many say you cannot always believe everything you read. stanley roberts explains in this division of -- addition of people behaving badly.>> reporter: if you walk around the park, you might be surprised at what you will find. bicycle parks like this -- you'll find furniture and empty cans. those are the normal things to expect. is part of the golden gate national parks. the problem is occurring to some residents and business owners, the homeless are causing a problem. some believe the homeless are
selling furniture today could be part -- to take to the park. residents are leaving stuff on the corners like tvs and ironing boards. that is what they are caring. >> some guy paid is $40 to the catch they are, but that's it. >> reporter: were so now? >> i don't know. 70 came to pick it up.>> reporter: they have been here for a couple of weeks. supply the homeless are the cause for car break-ins. >> cars are pouring into on a consistent basis and not just on the streets, but in the safeway parking lot.>> reporter: the fact according to police is the people are the homeless but in fact organized theft rings. >> it just seems like recently the past month or two there's been a drastic increase and it has been a lot more in-your-face and less hiding away. >> reporter: yes it has
increased. it always happens during the winter months because some states send homeless people to california. but there are some talks -- facts that cannot be ignored. some have been showing machetes. yes, there may be a problem and no solution because the homeless are being pushed one direction by the city of san francisco and the other by the federal system. there are no winners here. in san francisco, stanley roberts, kron 4 news. still ahead, tracking wet weather around the bay. if you are driving from walnut creek through the tunnel and into oakland, that should hang around for another 20 minutes before a continues. at the moment, it is a pretty hairy ride. we'll be right back.
this is the kron 4 morning news. this is some stores we are working on. we are following breaking news out of oakland. a plumber who was stuck in a sewer line for hours is say this when. present obama delivers his final state of the union address. we will talk about what he urged americans to do. commits like google have been fighting to get their self driving cars on the market. how safe is that technology? a report from the dmv found. take a look at this. so has pummeled parts of western new york and the storm system will be in the area for a week continues to develop. these are is expressed 2 feet of snow already. this note will continue to come down. whiteout conditions. the state has 1700 operators and 900 pieces of equipment to help clear the roads. i used to live in syracuse, so i know.
you won't see any snow at least in the bay area anytime soon. here is a look outside. the golden gate bridge on your left and san mateo and all of those conditions you can see. james fletcher is tracking the rain. >> you don't have to go far. we have it up in the sierra. this will stay in effect until 10:00 tonight. more on the accumulation coming up in a bit. let's go to the radar. i want to show you moderate rain falling for now. we just had jackie sissel who said it is come down hard. this is out near walnut creek or you can see the rain coming down on the east side of the call the cut a tunnel -- called a, tunnel -- caldecott tunnel . let's zoom in here.
here we go. let's zoom in and show you what we are talking about. this is some scattered showers with nothing to write home about. in the east bay you can see that 580 near livermore is done with light showers. that is moving into pleasant hill and walnut creek. there is the caldecott tunnel with some moderate to heavy rain coming down hard. we should see that clear in 15 minutes and begin to impact pleasant hill and walnut creek and concord. that is what we are expecting over the next half hour. to the north baby go. the only activity i have been able to find is between novato and toward vallejo. that stretch is getting the wet weather. things are cleaned up nicely in the north bay. the winds have been gusting pretty good. sfo has a pretty good guest
with the half moon bay at a 20 mile guest. -- gust. we will get the update from robin on which bridges are being infected by those chp issued wind advisories. 8:00 and 9:00, we are still looking for scattered showers at that point with temperatures in the low 50s. we will hold onto the rain chance, but that will diminish. the temperatures are in the mid- 50s and will stay that way this afternoon as the daily high. it is mostly cloudy with your forecast at 3 pm with a chance of showers falling up sharply past 3:00. a quick look at the forecast with more coming in a bit. traffic too might be a problem for you. let's see if there any issues.
robin? there are minor crashes. that is of the expect. when you get out there, the roads are slick and the water it the roads. you should the driving at a reduced speed. no major crashes right now with nothing to impact your drivetime around the bay area this one. let's start with your ride from san francisco. there is a high wind advisory in place for the bay bridge and the richland san rafael. the drivetime is still 8 to 10 minutes. we've announced he can beat the morning rush or any major problems that may pop up within the next hour or so. over to the san mateo bridge you can see the rain moving past the camera. it will be a wet commute between the east bay and the peninsula. if you leave now it is only 14 minutes from haywood to san mateo. it is pretty quiet in the north bay. just look out for flooded lanes
. ince san francisco in san francisco you can see the southbound 101 has flooded lanes. if that is working with direction, the on the lookout and use precaution. not only san francisco but all around the bay area, watch out for debris and take it easy on those bridges. back to you, anny . police are investigating to see if there's a link between monday night's shooting and the previous four shootings on interstate 80. monday night the shooting happened on the interstates eastbound lanes near richland parkway. two people were taken to the hospital from gunshot wounds. their injuries are considered not life-threatening. a second car was hit by gunfire injuring a 2-year-old by broken glass. the toddler was treated at the scene.
this is the fifth interstate 80 shooting that has happened in recent months. more than $440 million has been approved to design a section of california's high- speed rail in kern county. the board of fruit the contract on tuesday. it will be 22 miles long and construction of the $68 billion project has been behind schedule as they try to buy land and property owners in the central valley. there is no word on when construction is set to begin. in national news, a convicted killer who the subject of a documentary series is appealing his conviction. stephen a very claims the police filed an and proper warrant and a member of the jury was out to get him. he was wrongfully convicted decades earlier and served 18 years of prison.
manitowoc county in wisconsin for millions of dollars but for he and his nephew were arrested for the murder of theresa halbach. his story was made popular through the netbooks -- netflix series making a murderer. >> they had some blood found under the hood of the vehicle that matt stephen a very -- map stephen avery and it a matched theresa holbrook. >> he claims a search warrant was invalid and the evidence has been inadmissible. in other motion he said one jerk ushered others to vote guilty. a very is serving a life sentence. exits customers, are you in the mood -- netflix customers,
are you in the mood for a certain category? there is a new shortcut that oh so june to search. the categories are tagged with the code and plug in the code into the end of research sends you to the page of the genre. you can find a list on the website. still ahead, one machine does the job no human would ever want to do. we will introduce you to the hoop pastor -- poopmaster 6000 a heavy sell going through creek this morning.
. it makes quick work of the bird mess. this machine is operated by a local homeless to work program employee. >> i think it is pretty awesome. i saw them a few weeks ago cleaning the other side of the block. but this site of the block looks untouched. i definitely appreciate anything that will keep our beautiful city clean and not have to worry about walking on who knows what. >> it costs $2000 a month to rent. the poopmaster 6000 will be a familiar sight in portland. coming up at the 5:00 our the raiders are staying in oakland for now. www.kron4.com -- kron 4's will tran house poor. present obama made his final address to the nation. we will check in live with our national media correspondent with a breakdown of what you need to know about last night's speech. the powerball jackpot is
♪ here we go following breaking news, a plumber who was stuck in a sewer line for hours -- how long it took crews to get him out. and out of iran 10 u.s. navy sailors who were detained have now been freed. we will have an update on how they are doing. the raiders will continue to be called the open raiders. why many including some fans are not happy about that. reaction coming up in a report. we are talking some heavy rain that came through the bay area overnight. you still some pockets of heavy rain in the east bay and along the peninsula. i am anny hong.>> is open
day? [ laughter ] -- is in wednesday? robin is watching traffic. there are no hotspots for now but flooding is an is to. we have the high wind advisories for the bay bridge and their hazardous driving conditions after the.>> and it was really windy too. i know folks out there will be doing with it for a little while longer. here is a story tracker 4 of you -- here is a storm tracker 4 of you. we have heavy rain falling in walnut creek and north along 680 up toward concord and portions of highway 4 checking out as far as pittsburg. this is continue to push off and it will hopefully clear out so if you have to take 680 in next half hour that will be gone and things will be safer. i will back with storm tracker
4 in a bit. you saw a little bit of it on the peninsula. here is your forecast getting the kids after school we are looking at shower chances still in the mix with temperatures in the low 50s. we will keep the rain chances in play. afternoon it will drop off severely. for 3:00 i think we will be all right. the temperatures will max out at 58 degrees. that is a quicklook. i'll be back with a longer look with more details of what is to come for the rest of the week and into this weekend. it is picking up at the bay bridge toll plaza. if you are heading to san francisco there are no major delays right now with if little bit of a backup on the left- hand side. it will be a great light -- ride with an up -- higher wind advisory. if you're on a motorcycle or driving a higher price fecal --
high-profile vehicle, be careful. we have a crash on the south to 80 on 101. in several spots around the bay area use extra caution. we have crews cleaning out the drains right now. so far it is not causing a significant delay but is something to watch out for. breaking news we are following the a plumber who fell into a sewer line. was working in east oakland yesterday afternoon when the land around him gave way and he fell 15 feet below the street. he was partially buried but conscious and talking to a group of firefighters who were trained to rescue him. crews pulled him from the ground around 3 a.m. is one. he was buried for nearly 15 hours. and more breaking news. the 10 u.s. navy sailors who were detained yesterday in iran
have been released. they released these photos which they say show the sailors. iran's news agency says the sailors were taking to international waters and great early this morning. this started when two small u.s. navy boats crossed waters yesterday. authorities in iran say they both drifted into the waters illegally when when the boats had a mechanical problem. the other boat was just trying to. the sailors are in good health. and the rain is will be stated oakland at least for now. we have details on the decision to give the team in the bay area. people have offended about what mark davis had to say.>> they are finished because he is not happy. he actually really wanted to go to los angeles for now this headquarters and the team it all belongs to the raiders until they can find another place. oakland is still on the table.
the nfl owners home met in houston. one thing we do know with certainty is the st. louis rams will be moving to los angeles next year. is that the san diego chargers to decide whether or not to join the rams. we have been covering this for months. there was a proposal on the table that would have the charges and the raiders share a stadium. that fell through. that is not going to happen. -- the chargers have the option of joining the rams at their stadium, but not the raiders. the raiders are the second choice. mark davis filed the paperwork to move to los angeles. when he found it wasn't a viable, for his team to move to los angeles, he withdrew his bid and here is his reaction to the raiders staying in town for now.
>> this is not a win for the raiders today, but at the same time i really happy for stan kroenke . i want stick graduate the mayor of englewood. we will see where the raider nation ends up here. we will be working really hard to find as a home. that is of the are looking for. so are our fans. don't feel bad. we will get it right. >> reporter: it doesn't sound like a very happy man. they love the raiders and by his reaction, if somebody is very disappointed. a couple of markets are on the table for him other than oakland. he is looking for a new stadium. the raiders could end up moving to st. louis to replace that spot. there's also san antonio on the table. the raiders are here for now
and is -- it is the yo-yo, and forth. the cut reactions from the fans. here is what they have to say about mark davis. >> i am happy they are not going to l.a. it would have been nice for him to come back stronger. >> mark davis, we fought for you. for you to say what he just said, that you still don't have a home, why don't you move to l.a. and leave the team here and the city of oakland and let mark davis move on. i have had it with this guy already. >> it is like he doesn't have a home still. he will surface somewhere to bring the raiders. i am disappointed. >> i think they belong here in oakland. >> reporter: mayor mark -- mark davis so has the option of the
of moving to los angeles. the san diego -- if san diego does not want to join st. louis, guess who's out? the open raiders is the second runner up. they could then decided to move to los angeles. in the meantime, we will call them the open raiders. mark davis, not too happy about that. more reaction threat the morning from people getting up this one. this is a very complicated issue. the raiders will stay in town for at least one more season. back to you. >> mark davis will be welcome at the home games. oakland mayor libby schaaf spoke along councilmen larry reed. mayor schaaf was pleased to have more time to work with the raiders. mayor schaaf recognized the team has been frustrated over the years. she says she is chairman to get a deal done that works for the team and the nfl and the fans and the attack players.
-- tax players. >> we recognize the clock is ticking that this opportunity will not last forever. so we will treat it as such. my hope is we are given a year to get what will be a complex project together. >> lew wolff issuing a statement . he says the -- the a's with a score -- explore a new venue. this is not change our goals of securing a baseball facility. the nfl can move forward with plans to take over a youth soccer league field to create the super bowl 50 media center. a judge ruled against the santa clara youth soccer league history. the leak had filed a lawsuit which said that a public hearing should've been held to talk about changing the permit. instead, the city entered into a contract to close the park and lease the site for free. the nfl has promised to return
the field with current -- to its current state or improved commissioned by march. the santa clara county deputy is up and mistreated leave. benjamin lee was arrested early sunday morning. he was booked in the santa clara when joe accused of trying his weapon and a driving under the influence. the deputy sheriffs association in santa clara says they are saddened by the arrest and the office is conducting an internal investigation. san francisco supervisors oakland for an apology in the death of mario wood's. this video went viral showing officers opening fire on ones last month. -- woods last month. they call for a formal apology to would's month -- woods' mother present obama delivering
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you can see it stretches across to down portions of the plans a. we have redwood city and palo alto with heavy to market rain. will be checking that -- tracking that carefully. we will let you know when the heaviest has moved off and the pros can get safer here. stick around. i have the update shortly. thank you. present obama is hoping the address will do fine his legacy. >> let's go to kron 4's national correspondent mark murdered in washington dc with the look at the speech and the developed overnight. mark? >> reporter: we are following the list of elements. the situation not mentioned was the situation in iran when attend sailors were detained and arrested. it really depends on who you ask why the iranian government
-- it me started as a misunderstanding or mechanical difficulty with one vessel that have been tricked into a ringing waters. inmate for a tense moment -- it made for an intense moment to the speech. those sailors are back with the u.s. and the investigation continues. present obama is sticking to his matched last night trying to hit a few home runs as he makes the beginning of his final year in office. here at two of the most memorable highlights from last night. >> when you come after americans, we go after you. we have long number is an hour reach has no limits. for the loved ones we've all lost, for the families we can still save, let's make america the country once and for all.>> reporter: that moment getting a lot of play last night. when the president was making sure this would not be just on one side of the aisle but
applied to so many because of millions have to deal with cancer, you may have noticed the different face behind the present. we are used to seeing john boehner. instead we saw paul ryan as he took over as speaker late last year. this is his first chance to sit in the big chair. the republicans had a chance to make their case to the american people. we heard from nikki haley. this is her chance to come out on the national stage. there's been talk about her being a running mate for potential nominees. while there was no shortage of topics for this speech, it really was about the legacy. that is why he is fine at tahoma -- flying out to omaha to tell the american people that time is running out and he will need the support. we are following the vomits throughout
the day. for now in washington i am a mark meredith, kron 4 news. many took to social media. our facebook page was full of comments. one person said good job present obama. another said paul ryan wishes he was as smooth as the president. joe said empty words fall on deaf ears. you can join the conversation as well. just head to our website at www.kron4.com. decision 2016 -- another poll shows senator bernie sanders is ahead of president clinton -- hillary clinton. sanders is leading fidgety to 39%. the polls have swung back and forth. in november clinton led sanders by three points.
tracking the latest storm to come through with some decent rainfall totals overnight. >> at times they had been isolated, but they are coming down strong. we have heard from all quarters of the be -- the bay including our own jackie sissel. the rain followed him the entire stretch of 24. lockley, the heaviest of the rain has moved on. here is the shot of the east bay valleys. it is not over portions of highway 4 between antioch and pittsburg. we are also tracking heavy rain in san mateo. you can see it's stretching affecting portions of alameda island as well. portions of 280 you can see the deep red and origins.
that is tracking the direction of san carlos and belmont. brace yourself for more on the way. next door in the south bay we have light showers with moderate rainfall near cupertino. the interchange in dublin and pleasanton shows by the rain falling with some pockets of lightweight. that is currently what we are seeing on radar at the moment. the rain will stay in stable for the first half of the day. by 3:00 it should be pretty much gone and we will look for things to dry out at that point. occasional showers are not out of the question. at 8:00 you can see some showers here as kids are heading out to school. by noon time it will come down considerably and by the 6:00 timeframe as he had hoped from work you are looking for cloudy conditions but not too much in the way of rain. we have a break thursday with another storm system thursday
night into friday and another one for the weekend. keep it tuned into kron 4 to be updated as each storm rolls on through. let's look at the traffic with robin. nothing too bad is the good news. chain controls in place for the sierras. if you are about to leave, take the chains with you. you'll need them for 80. the babe beach ride -- bay bridge ride is calm heading into san francisco. over 292 you can -- over to 90 to watch out for flooded lanes. the traffic is picking up, but it is still smooth with 15 minutes to san mateo. to the golden gate bridge it is wet here too. so far no problems coming out of the north bay. speaking of san francisco, we had a crash here.
it is gone but it was caused by flooding in the lanes. we have crews working to clean out the drains. be on the lookout across the bay area. there are no major delays and it is all quite so far. anny ? we have coverage of the rain and wet road conditions. averi harper is in walnut creek. >> reporter: i am standing along the boulevard in walnut creek or the rain has stopped right now. it was not like this with the rain coming down heavily. even here on mount diablo boulevard you couldn't see the lines in the road. i am told along highway 24 outside the call to cut tunnel -- caldecott tunnel people were at a standstill. will be here throughout the
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tracking welcome back. we are tracking what conditions along one-on-one this morning and also for union city with light rain and ready rain could be moving into your area very soon. james will have your full forecast in less than 10 minutes. a connecticut artist creating this portrait of morgan freeman. out of salt. ryan owens who looked at a photo of freeman and then use a plain card to draw the outline. he said it took him 14 hours to finish. incredible. in an instagram video, why would you do that? it only took a few seconds to destroy.>> david bowie's final album is on its way to number one. black star was released last friday. experts say it will sell more than 130,000 copies.
it will debut at the top of the billboard album charts. it is's 25th studio release. he died on sunday after a battle with cancer. still ahead, suitable 50 could be a -- super bowl l could be a wet and rainy game. i drive a golf ball. i drive to the hoop. i drive a racecar. i have a driver. his name is carl. but that's not what we all have in common. we talked to our doctors about treatment with xarelto®. xarelto® is proven to treat and help reduce the risk of dvt and pe blood clots. xarelto® is also proven to reduce the risk of stroke in people with afib, not caused by a heart valve problem. for people with afib currently well managed on warfarin, there is limited information on how xarelto® and warfarin compare in
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hallie overnight. -- hauling overnight -- howling overnight. a quick check on traffic. no hotspots right now. we have a wind advisory over the bay bridge. be careful if you are driving this money. >> any lightning showing up?>> we have attract any lightning shells just yet but i think averi harper mentioned crews got caught underneath one of those. it can be pretty dangerous driving when you do. especially on the bridges. this is where we are seeing the heaviest rainfall now. we have nice line from danville and san ramon. you can see it over the loss crocco's we have heavy rain falling for them. we will see of that continues to hold over the valley. it will be a dangerous right for you along 880 580 here.
it will be here probably be -- for another 15 minutes. you can see heavy rain are the dumbarton bridge right now and it looks like as we headed toward union city we have showers. all of this is moving in the direction of union city, so they will be under it for quite a while. down here as you can see portola valley we have heavy rain falling over that portion of the southern peninsula toward the santa cruz mountains. this is heading in the east diagonal direction. so palo alto, all of this is heading your way. be ready for it to intensify over the next half hour. the south bay has light rain for the most part. we have light showers in north san jose and in santa clara. here is a look at the wider view. we have more instability on the way we will hold onto the
shower chance at least until noon time. i 3:00 i think we will be all right. the future cast shows nothing much to speak of post that timeframe. the temperatures today will max out in the mid to upper 50s cooler than yesterday. i will have futurecast for you in 15 minutes. let's find out about a traffic. robin? so far so good. nothing too bad out there. no major hotspots, but it is picking up over the bay bridge. there is a little bit of a back up on the left-hand side of your screen. it will be breezy if you are on a motorcycle, use extra caution. reduce your speed as you work your way around the bay area and keep your eyes open for flooded lanes on south 280 and 101. i tracking some heavier than a normal traffic on west 24. there is a minute crash and spin out that is blocking the
left lane and bumping up your drivetime 20 minutes. i will keep an eye on it and let you know if it causes any major delays for the westbound right. i will keep other bay area bridges. it is the drive for the world's largest powerball ever tonight. the record-breaking powerball is still growing. we have some tips to win the jackpot. a very?>> reporter: here at the shell station in walnut creek you can see that sign says $999 million. the jackpot is actually over 1.5 over $1.5 billion. the site is not big enough to hold what is the actual jackpot. the take-home lump sum you could get is $930 million and after an automatic tax withholding of 25%, it is
$232.2 million taken off the top. after that you have another federal tax due the next year which is $135 million. is important to note that in california as long issue buy your tickets here there is no state tax withholding on your price. you will do better in here that other states.>> thank you. make sure you download the kron 4 mobile app. the driver takes place at 7:59 pm. the kron 4 mobile app is a free download. we are counting down to the super bowl. el niño could mean it is a wet and rainy game. according to the golden gate rather service we have rain on february we have rain on
february 7 41% of the time over the next 49 years. the first week in february so rain an average of two days out of the week.>> we are looking at a pretty had likelihood that there will be rain on super bowl sunday. but even a higher probability that the week of super bowl week which is february 1 two the seventh where there are lots of outdoor activities and things going on, historically it has rained three quarters at the time during that week and we have had el nino almost every time during that week. >> the golden gate weather service noted the two wettest super bowl picks on area coincided with the strongest el niño years. levi's stadium officials have said they have stronger turf that can withstand enemy now. -- any weather. >> as soon rolls stuffed --
festivities start over closures will begin. they will last until february truck. at suitable city in front of the ferry building the following streets will be closed to cars and bicycles. the embarcadero southbound, market street, davis street, stupid street, -- and at the black stone center across will be a lot on howard street from third to fourth streets and no cars will be allowed between fourth and fifth street. the gridlock comes with some guidance.>> we work with our own officers to direct people around the city. we will let them know what the detours are. we will do everything we can to let them know what is going on.>> there is a map to show
you the areas that will be closed. they are highlighted in yellow. to deter roots are in dark gray. with 1 million people coming into the cities, people are urging everybody to take public transit. free bond police are asking for your help in solving a missing persons case from three decades ago. daniel nailer went missing october 5 in 1982 after an argument with his parents. police say nailer was last seen leaving his home. the case went cold. nailer would be about 47 years old now. police released an h progress photo of him. the police decided to reopen the case the summer after they received new leads. they are looking at the possibility nailer may have gone missing because of foul play. still ahead, companies like
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news. the check of your bay bridge committed in san francisco. if you are about to do this right, the back up is going. no problems on the bridge right now. it is heavier compared to last time we checked in on the bay bridge commute in san francisco. it off he stretches beyond the 880 over crossing. it is clear across the upper deck with no problems in oakland but leave early because it is going and you'll be traveling on wet roads this one. i will continue to look at hotspots and coming up i will update the pride on west 24 heading to the caldecott tunnel. lyft is to the a new medical transport program. national med trans network is booking 2500 of its medicaid patient rights in york city through the ridesharing company. it is not emergency transportation. the operators can book a list -- lyft car using a new dashboard. it is the first step in the
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here are the stories we are working on. the raiders fans are waking up happy the team is staying but not happy with owner mark davis. i will have a live report with their reaction ahead. ups and fedex could soon have a major competitor. which retailer is getting into the shipping business? mark zuckerberg posted pictures of his new baby. why some are upset. we are also tracking the weather where we are seeing some pretty good sales come with her -- cells here. >> let's go to the reader and bring that up full-screen see conceding high definition. let's do the quick tour. we will zoom in on the east bay where you can see we have some heavy rain through the valley off of danville in san ramon proper. looks like the rate -- latest radar has heavy rain falling
along that stretch of the 580 interchange. you can see as we side of the map it is a mix of light to moderate rain. if that 580 right is part of a commute, you can see decided to move off just great news. the wet weather will stay for a little bit longer. let's head toward union city with some heavy rain falling and newark has this blob of yellow and orange heading your way just leaving palo alto in your direction. that is what we are seeing at the moment. we have some strong winds out there. this is what we are seeing in terms of wind speed. 16 for oakland and concord and 12 miles-per-hour in san jose and livermore.
it will be a blustery morning for you. we are seeing widespread low to mid 50s and that will not change much toward the afternoon hours. we are still looking for upward 50s for today with 58 for oakland and 57 for san francisco. that is what we are seeing right now in terms of today's forecast. looking ahead we do have showers tapering this afternoon with a break thursday and a chance to absorb the water. friday we have another system rolling through. it will be what enough to make things complicated for the commute. and on into next week the weather looks unsettled. more details as we get closer to it. now the update on traffic. robin? no hotspots right now with the back up at the bay bridge growing. if you are heading to san francisco, you will have to step into this traffic. the drivetime is not bad. less than 15 minutes to the
westbound skyway. over to the san mateo bridge it will -- it will be a wet commute. head into the peninsula the roads are wet and slippery so be careful. remember to reduce your speeds. emergency crews and chp tow trucks are very busy this morning responding to a number of spinnerets. i will show you one spin out still impacting the can meet. -- commute. there is a crash blocking the left lane that happened in the 4:00 our. it -- hour. it continues to pump up the westbound drivetime to 25 minutes from walnut creek to the oakland mays. we are getting new trouble spots and concord that is backing up traffic with south 242. if you are leading
pittsburg and be point and concord traffic will be tough. your drivetime is not bad, only 12 minutes. i will keep an eye on it. expect the drivetime to increase. it is getting slow out there. i suggest leaving early. all of these spin out are bumping up the drive times. doubled your normal commute time. police are trying to figure out if there's a link from monday night's shooting in the previous four shootings on the freeway. two people were shot in a taller was injured monday night near richmond parkway. the two people shot are expected to be okay. another car was hit by gunfire and there was a 2-year-old inside injured by broken glass. this is the fifth shooting on i- 80 since november. police are looking for two people seen on video burglarizing a to three-star in
santa cruz. it happened early saturday morning. surveillance cameras showed two people enter the business by smashing a back window and they broke into multiple jewelry cases. this man had been the car. each were a sweatshirt with the hoods up and covered their faces. crude oil is dropping the percent in trading yesterday. it dropped below $30 a barrel through trading. it marks the seventh straight day of losses. it represents an incredible 72% plunge from its peak last june more oil was $108 per barrel. part of the decline is a slowing economy and ofac is in disarray. there's also a massive supply glut in u.s. oil production.
iran will pump a lot of oil very soon. this is good news for drivers who are enjoying the lower fuel prices. san francisco is at $2.80 is at $2.84 a gallon of regular. oakland is $.11 a gallon cheaper than san francisco. a dramatic rocking -- rocket landing. ceo elon musk tweeted th company plans to launch this weekend and lands on a drone ship. the first successful vertical landing of a falcon 9 et last month. the private flight company first tried to land on a drone ship last january, but the rocket crashed. in april the rocket landed on
the platform that tipped over because of an malfunction. the run is crucial to cutting the cost of space travel to the rockets can be reused. the self driving cars are being tested on california's roads and have needed cuban intervention -- human intervention to stay safe. google performed alternately well and it's cars needed safety help 341 times. google says 11 of those instances would have resulted in crashes. nissan tested 1400 miles and made 106 instances where the driver had to take control. grab the umbrella. here is a quick look at storm tracker 4 radar. we are tracking light to moderate rain moving across loss altos. james will track
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areas like fremont. was look at the rainfall rates. we have about a half inch per hour. that is pretty impressive. if you follow the line you see it takes us up 680 into pleasanton and livermore where we have some heavy showers on that stretch. we will finish the tour here in san ramon with decent showers falling into the valley. coming down at a clip of maybe 4/10 of an inch per hour. we will be tracking the rain that the morning. stay with us. the caltrain is operating a free service to commemorate doctor martin luther king jr. doctor martin luther king jr. is elevation train will leave money point. the thing is reality of the dream. the northern california doctor martin luther king jr. community foundation will talk about the progress made with the civil rights movement. the trade will make stops in palo
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get them out safely. 10 american sailors are now free after being held captive for the iranian military. the oakland raiders are not leaving for los angeles. why many fans are not happy about that. their reaction coming up in a live report. good wednesday morning. thanks for joining us. the time now is 6:00. you will need your umbrellas. it definitely waning out there.>> it is been harry with the wind -- hairy with the wind as well. let's get right to radar. we will see refers to the east bank where we have a really heavy line of showers right now pushing through san ramon as you can see.
the rainfall ranges anywhere from 3/10 of an inch up to a half inch per hour coming down to the san mateo valley. this is in the direction of black part -- black, and danville. -- black, -- blackhawk and danville. heavy rain right now as is some portions of 680 here south of the pleasanton. you can see the impact as a follow 680 down and to the east of newark. we have some heavy rain which will continue in the south bay as well. we have some light rain for have the santa clara valley out to the west post in sunnyvale. everything to the east of that line getting a break. this is all heading in your direction. we are also tracking the north bay some heavy rain moving into novato down through redwood. we have heavy rain in pockets
here is where we are seeing some wind gusts. 38 miles-per- hour gusts reporting at sfo and 22 and concord. we will have some unstable weather behind this front and that is what we will deal with for the first half of the day. here is your ready for school forecast. 8 a.m. and noon has a chance of shower and by 3:00 we will be mostly cloudy with a high of 56 to 58 degrees. then more wet weather is on tap for the weekend. that the traffic center with robin. we are off to a wet start. a lot of problems this one. nothing too major or traffic alerts but heavier than normal traffic and spin out adding to your drivetime. the backup here at the toll plaza is going. it now stretches into the maze
-- mays. if you leave now it is less than 15 minutes. i am tracking some heavier traffic on westbound 24. this is your ride, to head through the storm tracker 4 five , we have -- storm tracker 4 five -- caldecott, we have south 242 and concord at 680. another spin out with a truck crash into a poll. if that is your ride, it'll be heavier than normal out of concord. leave early at of walnut creek to give yourself some time. breaking news internationally, 10 u.s. navy soldiers who were detained
yesterday in iran have been released. they police these photos which they show sailors taken to the international waters and read this one. this all started when two small u.s. navy boats crossed into iranian territory yesterday. authorities say they both drifted into the waters illegally. when one of the boats had a national -- navigational problem, they tried to help. the sailors are in good health. a plumber who fell into a sewer line in oakland is safe. this is new video he was rescued. he was working in east oakland yesterday afternoon when the land around him gave way and he fell 50 feet. he was partially buried under debris but conscious. crews were able to pull him from the ground around 3 a.m. this money. 15 hours after he was buried. and the oakland raiders
staying in oakland for now. kron 4's has more on the details. >> reporter: it was not their decision. if the raiders had their way mark davis would be packing up for los angeles next you. but instead his team is staying in town. let's show you video. 32 owners were in houston after a vote. while they voted to move to st. louis rams to los angeles, 18 that used to be there before they moved to st. louis, now they are back to los angeles next year. but for the raiders, they put in a bid to move to los angeles once mark davis realized it wouldn't happen he withdrew that and he was not happy about
that. he said congratulations, st. louis, but we will get it right and find a place. he did not say yet we get to stay in oakland. said, other options are on the table. many fans saw his body reaction and are not happy about it. we have some fans this one here is what they have to say.>> i would like it if the raiders stayed here. back in 1960 they were born here. and that's what i think the raiders should stay here and not go down to l.a. l.a. the fan base is here. >> i agree. this is home for the raiders. it always has been it's always been the oakland raiders. they have a family here. >> reporter: that family member is looking for another place to move. oakland is still on the table,
but until they change something, the raiders have said we don't like oakland's proposal. there are three city still on the table. st. louis, san antonio, and once again, los angeles if san diego says no we don't want to move with the rams than it is up to the raiders to decide. they are the second runner up. other fans we have heard from said if you want to leave, just leave. we don't need you. more fan reactions from the morning. oakland mayor libby schaaf spoke. she was pleased to have more time to work with the raiders and the nfl to build a new home for the team in oakland. mayor schaaf recognizes the team has been frustrated over the years. she says she is determined to get a deal that works for the team and the taxpayers. >> we recognize that the clock is ticking and that this
opportunity will not last forever. so we will treat it as such. but my hope is that we are given a year to get what will be a very complex project together. >> we first broke the news to the raiders fans at 608 last night. -- 6:08 last night. make sure you stay connected with the kron 4 mobile app. the nfl can move forward with plans to take over a youth soccer league field to create the simple 50 medius -- super bowl l media center. the league had filed a lawsuit saying the public hearing should have been held to talk about changing the permit. instead, the city entered into a contract with the nfl to close the park and lease the site for free. the nfl has promised to return the field to its current state by march. investigators are
having a hard time identifying a passenger shot and killed over the weekend. the shooting happened saturday night. the allegheny county coroner has tried using the man's fingerprints to identify him, but they haven't been able to. they believe the victim could be from a different country. the victim was shot several times before the shooter ran off the train saturday night. that shooter is still on the loose. police in oakland are still looking for a sexual predator. they say this man kidnapped, and assaulted a 23-year-old woman on the 2300 block of broadway and oakland early sunday morning. that woman had been at the club when the man courted her -- cornered her. police are now stepping up patrols in the area.
they say the man is considered armed and dangerous. present obama delivering his final state of the union address last night urging americans to build hard. diane gallagher has the highlights. >> the president of the united states. [ applause ]>> reporter: for the final time president barack obama addressed congress and the country on the state of the union. bring a familiar optimistic tone data back to his days as a candidate of hope and change for the future. >> i want to focus on the next five years. the next 10 years. and beyond. >> reporter: and we'll mr. obama kicked off a list of accomplishments -- >> more than 14 million new jobs, the strongest two years of job growth, and unemployment rates cut in half -- spoke -- >> reporter: he spoke about himself. >> i have no doubt that a present with the -- president with more gives with -- would
have healed the divide. all of the talk of america's economic decline is political hot air. >> reporter: the president used the state of the union as a call to action. >> i believe in the change because i believe in you. the american people. and that's why i stand here as confident as i have ever been that the state of our union is strong.>> reporter: in washington i diane gallagher.>> we've had reaction from the address from kron 4 views. you can vote on pulls on www.kron4.com. >> i loved mrs. obama's address. she looked great. hundreds of thousands of chairs are being recalled because customers are getting injured. what you need to look at four. the fda is looking to improve an implant that could
we are tracking some areas of rain. james, you have been tracking some moderate to heavy rain? now and again we've had some downpours that come down heavy and hard on the roads. this is the radar view right now. we will see you in on where we are seeing these rains at the heaviest. the first spot is out to the east bay. the livermore valley, we've been tracking some showers. you can see it through livermore down the southern edge mainly. but then also we are seeing some heavy rain impacting the commuters coming from tracy. we have had some showers over danville. heaviest stuff is toward mount diablo. get ready to get what in denver. rent would is also -- brentwood is also dealing with some heavy rain.
it will make the morning commute dangerous for you. you can see we have some heavier showers also fallen along the stretch of 880 and 680. that will probably be there for another 15 minutes before it moves on. looking at some ordered wing to light rain falling here just to the rest -- plus a san mateo. things will pick up for you here in short order. the wider view shows the front that passed through overnight. we will continue to to deal with its remnants for a little while longer. until 3:00 this afternoon when things will dry out nicely. here at the bay bridge approach we have no active rain falling at the moment, but the winds are strong. in san jose you are done with 12 mile-per-hour winds. temperatures at the moment our in the mid-to upper 50s. concord is 58 degrees. these temperatures are where they will be for 3:00 this
afternoon. we are not looking for much warming at all. we did deal with some fog earlier. it looks like things are clearing out nicely. let's give you a quick look at your short-term outlook. tonight he will max out at 58 degrees for the warmest temperature and those rain chances drop off after 3:00. thursday there is a break and friday the rain returns. more that forecast in our extended outlook in a half hour. robin? it is slow. the wet weather is impacting the morning commute. as crews are responding to a number of spindles, they are adding to the normal traffic. there are no problems at the bay bridge, but it is backed up. it is still quiet on the san francisco side. for those who are getting ready to leave now, you'll have to
deal with the heavy traffic on the open side of the bridge. it is less than 15 minutes for that total trip. if you have to use the san mateo bridge, we have this crash here. look at the backup it is causing although it is minor. it is backed up on the southbound. for those who have to leave hayward, it is bumping up that drivetime after the 92 split with a total of 35 minutes from san leandro. another minor spin out is causing a backup at this exit. it happened at the 4:00 hour and it is is keeping your drivetime high with 30 minutes for those coming out of walnut creek to get into the oakland maze. there is better news for those waiting concord. we have a crash on at the 680
split. this driver crashed into a poll. that is gone, but 242 is back. this will impact your commute with the drivetime up to 15 minutes for the total trip from concord to the 680 split. traffic is heavier than normal and the drivers are spitting up. keep that in mind. you need to take it easy and reduce your speed because the roads are slick this morning. there is great concern with this powerful el niño storms could lead to erosion along the coast. we have more weather on the way with trouble spots. most of the areas are armored by the beaches which keep the waves from hitting the bluffs. when the sand goes away and the waves hit, some of those plus starts to fail. some of the most troublesome spots are in the southern areas of the beach and daly city.
>> the bluffs are hard. they are hard to measure. and there is a lot of them. there is a lot of differences in the locageology that affects how they will fail. that is a pretty complicated issue. >> the usgs regularly visits trouble spots along the coast. they are also running a pilot program. spencers --'s they have been measuring the water sensors in the ground and send out alerts when the earth is going to give way. changes could be coming to the way police officers store the guns. jerry hill introduced the bill yesterday. it would require law enforcement officers to secure any handgun in their car. officers must lock their handgun in a truck or put it in a lockbox. last year four people were killed by an officer's weapon that had been stolen.
a gun use was taken out of a federal park agents car in a murder and in october a gun killed a tourist and a hiker in the rain with an officers done stolen near fisherman's wharf. in november in november 7 was shot and killed from a gun stolen. if the bill passes, officers could be fined up to $1000 for violating that law. if you are hoping to buy a candy or a soda from a vending machine in san francisco you could be out of luck. legislation was introduced yesterday for highly nutritional status. this means no chips or sodas. they say healthier employees are more productive. is the new policy is approved, food items would be less than 200 calories per serving and low in fat and sugar.
a paricafi is set to be reopened. the carolyn cafi is reopening this afternoon. flowers and pictures of victims are still outside. the cafi was one of three targeted in the november 13 attack. 130 people were killed in the paris attacks. we are seeing a new picture of all chapel -- ' el chapo'. he is now back in the same secreted prison he escaped from last year. the u.s. is having him extradited on drug-related indictments. a judicial source says it could take more than a year to make a decision. it is week two of the armed standoff at a national wildlife area in oregon.
the group is calling for a meeting to talk with the community. they activists plan to explain themselves to the community and from the people when they are going to be. the small armed group seized the refuge in oregon back on january 2. the members are upset over federal land policies. the meeting is friday evening in burns. the fda is considering approval for an implant meant to reduce cravings for attics. -- addicts. according to the cbc overdoses kill 44,000 americans a year. an advisory committee is recommending the fda approved the implant. pier 1 is recalling outdoor swing chairs after customers felt off the chairs and for her. so far there have been more
than 100 reports of the chair falling on its stand and so far 27 have been injured. the chairs were sold at pier 1 stores under the name swing-a- thon. according to the consumer product safety commission, a customer should stop using the chairs and contact pier 1. still ahead facebook's ceo mark zuckerberg is getting backlash because of a picture he posted with his baby. amazon is looking to expand their business even more. why they could soon compete with ups and fedex.
welcome back. we are keeping our eyes on storm tracker 4. we are seeing some strong showers moves through this one. what is in downtown san jose. watch out in saratoga. the rain will get heavier in the next couple of minutes. it looks like amazon is quietly venturing outside of its online store business and building its own shipping company. that is according to management analysts. the company could bypass ups
and fedex. they are saying the seattle company will complete its investment of a french parcel delivery company. amazon has not commented. ceo mark zuckerberg is getting support and backlash after posting this picture of him with his daughter. that did not sit well with those against vaccine. the new father received harsh comments. many anti-vaccine advocates claim there is a link between vaccines and autism. in the past, zuckerberg has addressed the issues seen the science is clear vaccines work and are important to the health of everyone. still ahead i am tracking wet weather around the bay. things are calming down. we are
we are keeping our eyes on wall street. there are some games expected today. we did have some modest gains yesterday with the dow climbing on hundred 87. although the doubt is still down over 900 points. the time now is 630 the time now is 6:30 am with james tracking the weather. there are a lot of spin outs. there is also a lot of heavy traffic heading to the bridge this money. let's go to the radar. we have some sporadic showers here and there. the widespread stuff is gone. now we are doing with pop up showers that can be on the heavy side. here on the south bay we have some heavy showers early. you can see is still pretty intense. that is heading off into the direction of the diablo range.
we have some rain falling near marine would before you get to san rafael. that wet weather impacted the entire stretch of 101 and out toward the san rafael bridge as well. here is a look at your ready for school forecast. when you are taking the kids to school at 8:00, we still have the chance of a sprinkle or two. the temperatures will be in the low 50s. by noon time we are looking at the rainy chance to still be with us. it will be almost gone by three in the afternoon. we should be good for the evening commute home of. the temperature should max out in the upper 50s. there is more on the way. we will have a complete look at that coming up. nafta traffic. let's check the right to highway 92. we have two separate crashes working on the hayward side of
the traffic you see here as these folks were stuck inside all the way over to the high rise portion of the bridge. 35 minutes was the drivetime to get through 880 off of 101. we have two separate crashes look at all of those heavy traffic at the scene. for those of you leaving san leandro and hayward, expect heavy delays. it is the drawing for the world's largest powerball ever tonight. it is still growing with averi harper. >> reporter: good morning. i am at the shell station in walnut creek. one of the lucky stores here in walnut creek that has in the
past eight $33 million winner and i told these ticket prices and sales are up. on a normal day before the big jackpot they would sell 300 or 4 inch tickets. yesterday they sold 3000 tickets. not everyone is playing. one person said he is not even buying a ticket. >> it is just like gambling, i guess. people got there things you like to do. i think they just like to buy a ticket and think about winning. it is part of the experience.>> reporter: take a look at your odds of winning. the five numbers and the powerball for the price of $1.5 billion, your odds are one in 292 million. for the five numbers not getting the powerball, that is one in 11.6 million and getting four numbers and the powerball
is one in 913,000. if you are going to try your luck, you should get your tickets today cause you cannot buy your tickets within an hour of the trying. if you put the name of every american on a name in the hat you have to reach in and pull the name of barack obama. that is your odds of winning the powerball. we will send a push alert as soon as the numbers are drawn tonight. the kron 4 mobile app is a free download.>> that there is a chance. we are counting down to the super bowl. and then you could mean it could be a wet and rainy game. according to the golden state -- golden gate weather service it has rained on february 7 41% of the time over the last 49
years. the first week of february so rain an average of two days out of the week. >> we are looking at a pretty high likelihood there will be rain on that sunday. and even a higher probability the week at super bowl where there are outdoor activities and things going on, historically it has rained about three quarters of the time during that week. when we have had el nino, it has rained every time that week. >> the golden gate weather service also noted the two wettest super bowl weeks on record also coincided with the strongest el niño years. levi's stadium officials have said they have new stronger term that can withstand el niño. traffic will be getting worse leading up to super bowl l. some way could be shut down.
all the closures will start january 23 through february 12. that gives time for set up and take down of the equipment. at super bowl city the following streets are closed. market street, and stuart street . even trolleys will be rerouted. at the home of the nfl experience, no cars will be allowed on howard street from third to fourth. the gridlock comes with some guidance. >> we will be working with the san francisco police department to direct people around the city and let them know where the detours are. we will do everything we can. >> here is a map to give you a better idea of what is closed in the area.
the red is where the events will be taking place and the detour routes are marked in dark gray. with 1 million people coming to the city, officials are urging everyone to take public transit. a deputy is on administrative leave after being arrested on a suspicion of dui. benjamin lee was arrested. he was booked in the santa clara main jail accused of trying his weapon and driving under the influence. he was off duty at the time of the incident. the sheriff's office is conducting an internal investigation. still ahead, fremont police are opening a three decade old case involving a missing teenager. could lyft double as an ambulatory service? we are a day away from the
four films i've had them for the most nominations for the raspberry awards. the films lined up included worst picture and worst actress. jamie dornan and dakota johnson at 50 shades of gray. kevin james in paul blurt walk up 2. channing tatum and adam sandler in pixels and we,. the other worst picture nominee is the fantastic four. the winners will be announced february 27 the night before the academy awards. >> i saw fantastic four. i never left the future more angry in my life. >> i will never get the time that for 50 shades of gray.>> the book was better. >> i don't know. [ laughter ] we have some wet weather this money with some pretty
the little boy mauled by pitbulls sued the state of california. a fifth grader shows us he's got the moves like curry. we will see if kerry agrees. >> there he is. [ laughter ] >> that kid is good. >> he is really good. will we need the umbrella today? >> yes getting to work yes. the radar view here shows we do have sporadic showers here and there around the bay. there is enough to bring the umbrella just in case. i will show you some of the spots where we are seeing some activity. i will zoom into this first and we will show what it is doing in san jose. most of this is life in major. but really not over any of the populated areas. we are picking up some moderate to heavy rain also in san mateo and foster city.
we are tracking some rain right now. in terms of rainfall rate, we have a quarter inch per hour. the only other rain we were trucking earlier is over novato and has moved over to the south of that toward the sco paulo bay. that is what we are seeing over the radar when it was widespread and most of it was heavy. that fell during the early morning hours so it did got by -- go by before you got up. we have behind it isn't very impressive. we are not looking for too much from this point forward. let's show you what we are talking about. we may have some sprinkles still in the north bay. kids are starting school. maybe a scattered showers in the east bay of is what you can expect.
you may run into a light sprinkle left over from last night's storm. by noon time maybe some showers in the north bay, but not more than that. there is a chance of a light sprinkle, but most of the be area will not be expecting that. the drive home is looking pretty good with clouds and that is it. then declares that even more so by 10 pm tonight into tomorrow. here is the live view outside in oakland. the temperatures are in the mid- 50s and in some cases upper 50s for concord. most of our afternoon temperatures will be in the 55 to 58 degree range. what you see outside is what we can expect all day long. we will talk about today's rain and thursday looks great. friday the have more showers
and it looks like it will stay unsettled through the weekend and even into next week as we continue with this el niño pattern. it is nice to have these breaks too which is important for the ground to dry up. let's see if the roads are driving up. >> i cannot tracking any hotspots, but some heavier to normal drive times and residual delays. let's update the ride it is san francisco. it stretches on two 580 from 24. it is jammed on the oakland side with 25 minute average from the foot of the maze to the westbound scabby. it will take you 40 minutes to take you to sfl. there is nothing going on on the bridge or the peninsula, but we had crushes on the hayward aside. is out of the traffic was stuck in the back up.
we have two separate crashes so it is jammed coming out of hayward. look at that total drivetime just under 40 minutes. there is better news for those of you headed to west 24. the crash cleared, but it is a tough drive out of lafayette into caldicott. the 242 680 split had a driver crashed into a paul. a quick check of yourself be commute. 85 is a tough ride coming into saratoga. that is things to an earlier crash. north 85 is still calling back heavier than normal. make sure you leave early. anny ? kumon police are asking for
your help solving a missing person case. daniel nailer went missing in 19 in 1980 after an argument with his parents at his home on my dingell place. police say nailer was last seen leaving his home. he hasn't been seen or heard from since then. the case went cold. nailer would be 47 years old now. fremont police decided to reopen the case over the summer after they received new leads. >> our detectives are just looking at it from a bigger lens and really thinking and putting into perspective what could have happened and what a 14-year-old was capable of. we have had some inconsistent statements given to us since we interviewing friends and families and neighbors. it raises our eyebrows and
makes us doubtful. >> police are looking into the possibility that nailer may have gone missing because of foul play. police in san jose for help identifying -- are asking for help identifying these. officers say the burglars>> reporter: to a home and use cutters to cut the locks off of utility boxes. a convicted killer who was the suspect of a hit necklace that witchery series. stephen a very claims -- stephen a very served 18 years in prison. he tried to sue a county in a wisconsin but he and his nephew were arrested for murder.>> we were looking at blood found
under the hood that masked stephen a very. a took a bullet and the dna on the bullet matched teresa holbrooke.>> steven avery claims the search warrant was in god. in another motion he said one juror pressured others to vote guilty. he is serving a life sentence. this story was a popular through the making of a murderer. if you're in the mood for a certain category on netflix there is a shortcut. if you want to watch some british films, netflix categories are tagged with a code so you just plug those codes into the end of the search and it brings you to the page for the genre. you can find the list on the netflix website. lyft is testing a new
transport program. national med trans network's booking 2500 medicaid patient rights in new york city. it is not emergency transportation. the operators can book a lyft car and the driver using a new web-based dashboard. this is lyft's first step into the medical world. every year $3 billion in federal medicare money goes toward transportation. we will be back taking a live look at sun and clouds with a little wind. still some heavy showers and a few spots.
after they fell below $30 a barrel at one point. the latest wave of crude oil these it at 19% alone and a 72% plunge over the last 18 months. oil less at $108 per barrel. part of the decline is china's slowing economy. prices are dropping dramatically but not as quickly here in the bay area. the regular price in san francisco is $2.80 per gallon and $2.69 in oakland. all eyes were on present obama during the state of the unit cost and but some to the first lady stole the show with her yellow dress. praise for her look flooded on twitter. there she is. the designer described the color as miracle. it retails for $2000 but
somebody on twitter that it on sale for $600 on the neiman marcus website. then it sold at. if you want the dress, it is too late now. it did sell out online. people were tweeting seen they loved her look. she looked amazing. 51 years old. a man stuck in a sewer line for 13 hours. how crews were able to get him out. the raiders are staying in oakland. that after what owner mark davis had to say, do raiders fans still want them?
the top stories we are following the here. a rescue for a worker trapped under ground in a sewer for over 13 hours. we have the latest on the rescue. 10 americans are now free after being held captive by the iranian military. if you are a raiders fan, the team is staying in oakland and why you should not be completely happy. i will explain in a live report.