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deflection. >> well, it was a bump in the road in the flyers quest for the cup. they did fight hard, but they came up short in game one of their first round playoff series. you'll see and hear from fans coming up. ♪ >> and music legend diana ross injured in a car crash here in our area. why that did not stop her from performing and what she's saying about the accident. here's a live look outside now. we're off to a chilly start. a beautiful shot of center city, of liberty place in downtown philadelphia. look for a warmup later and
through the weekend. we have some warm weather coming up over the next few days. good morning, this is nbc 10 news today. i'm katy zachry. let's get to meteorologist bill henley with our new neighborhood weather a detailed forecast you won't get anywhere else because the forecast is focused on where you live. >> we'll go through neighborhood by neighborhood, more detail than before. the same accuracy that you counted on for the first alert forecast. look here at the bottom, that's your seven-day forecast. not just one seven-day, it's up for each weather forecast and for the seven days for the entire region. here's what's happening now. skies are clear. not just in philadelphia. pennsylvania suburbs, south jersey, 31. some areas of frost not only in south jersey and the pennsylvania suburbs. currently in delaware, 39 degrees, just dropped into the 30s. the lehigh valley looking chilly, too. during the day today, brilliant
sunshine. just like the last couple days. look at the turnaround. south jersey in the low 60s. along the shore, a bit cooler. we'll have that easterly wind like we had yesterday. for philadelphia, up to 66 degrees. that's this afternoon. what's going on now is we have frost in the suburbs with temperatures dropping overnight. a little bit of humidity in the air. we're seeing the frost form, not just in the pennsylvania suburbs, also in delaware and south jersey. your hour by hour forecast, warm and sunny. 9:00 in philadelphia, 52. low 61s by 1:00 this afternoon. the pennsylvania suburbs, chillier to begin with at 9:00, into the low 60s at 1:00. middle 60s this afternoon. lehigh valley, same story, plenty of sunshine into the 60s this afternoon.
delaware, low 60s today. south jersey making it into the low 60s by 1:00 in the afternoon. chillier morning for new jersey at the shore, 53 degrees at 1:00. the high temperature of 55 degrees this afternoon. your neighborhood by neighborhood forecast just got a lot more detailed. i'll have a look at the next five days when i come back in the next few minutes. >> we're watching the schuylkill expressway around city avenue. big accident scene here. getting off on the off-ramp. this is headed from the schuylkill expressway westbound. this is a sharp curve for anybody who knows or typically takes this exit ramp. so car actually moved over to the side and crashed into the side median. several police cars on the scene. ramp is not closed right now. traffic is getting through the area. they have road flares out. police officers are into the center median here. so, this is the traffic here going towards the schuylkill expressway. no backups there. this is the traffic headed
towards the ramp. more updates in the next ten. >> thank you. new from overnight, a row home fire in philadelphia sent a man to the hospital. nbc 10 was on scene of marvin street in the logan section of philadelphia. the fire broke out around 11:00 last night. crews did get it under control within minutes. the fire damaged three homes there. we're told the victim is being treated for mild smoke inhalation. investigators are looking into the cause of the fire. to the point, one-timer. deflectio deflection. >> the quest for the cup begins with a loss. the flyers fell 2-0 to the capitols in the playoff opener in washington last night. game two is in washington tomorrow night. the flyers came into the contest with heavy hearts. it was their first game since the death of founder and chairman ed snider. matt delucia is live for us at the wells fargo center in south philadelphia with a recap of the
game. good morning, matt. >> good morning. the flyers lost but there's still plenty of time left and maybe this will help. there will be a rally later today over in bala cynwyd at 1 bala plaza. that's happening at noon. maybe that will give the flyers the luck they need to come back in the series. let's talk about that game last night. the pregame in d.c. featured a video tribute to ed snider who died monday morning. the flyers wore his initials on their jerseys. fans at the official flyers launch party appreciated that moment but experienced frustration during the game. one fan told us he permanently colored his beard orange for the playoffs hoping the orange and black will come back to win the series. >> this is huge, it became bigger, unfortunately when ed snider passed away. the team has to rally around that fact and i think they will. i think they know what is at stake.
>> a lot of people at that watch party looking ahead to game two tomorrow. more importantly game three when the series comes to philly. so as we take a live look at the wells fargo center here, look ag head ahead to that game on monday. 2-0 loss. the fans are staying positive. the team saying this is big playing in ed snider's memory. the fans, they are hopeful. we'll hear more from the fans out here. the die-hards coming up in the next half hour. for now live in south philadelphia, matt delucia, nbc 10 news. the 2016 season for the philadelphia eagles is taking shape after the nfl announced the league's full schedule. the birds open at the linc against the browns and end with the cowboys. they have four prime time games, you can see many of them on nbc 10. here are the match-ups. week two at chicago is a monday
night game. they play the cowboys on sunday night football on october 30th that is an nbc 10 game. in late november, another monday nighter this one at the linc against the packers. a home game on thursday, december 22nd against the giants, which you can also see right here on nbc 10. the preseason schedule is also out. bucs, steelers, colts and jets. the final two games you can watch here on nbc 10, your official eagles station. legendary singer diana ross is back on stage after she was injured in a car crash here in our area. you can see ross in these pictures taken moments after the crash on wednesday. ross was on her way to a performance at the sands event center in bethlehem. police say an suv ran a stop sign and collided with her limo. ross said she's a little sore after that. she did go on with the show in bethlehem and another one in rhode island last night. she tweeted this out yesterday. i was involved in a car
accident, but i am fine. i ask you not to worry. i'll see you at the show in providence. it's 4:07. today the bill cosby case has another hearing in philadelphia federal court. the judge will consider a request by andrea constan, the former temple employee who accuses cosby of sexually assaulting her more than a decade ago. she wants the secrecy clause in her settlement lifted. each side says the other violated that pact. this morning philadelphia police continue to investigate the shooting and killing of an 83-year-old woman. officers were called to the woman's home in germantown yesterday and found her with two gunshot wounds to the chest. investigators confirmed her husband was at home at the time and they also say a gun was found in the house. police have made no arrests. a beautiful day yesterday
with lots of sunshine. we're getting another frosty start this morning. the temperatures have come way down, just like yesterday morning. most of the area is in the 30s. exception is philadelphia international at 43 degrees. allentown now 38. wilmington 39 degrees. look atlantic city, it's at 33 degrees now. vineland has dropped below freezing this morning. it will be turning warmer over the next few days. the jet stream pushed way to the north that will give us a surge of air, timed perfectly for the weekend. you can see that by the seven-day scrolling at the bottom of the screen. now, right now temperatures are coming down. there's 38 degrees in lehigh valley. pennsylvania suburbs at 34 degrees. some of the coldest spots are in new jersey. piney hollow, 31 degrees. just below freezing for lumberton and pemberton at 33. here's your hour by hour neighborhood by neighborhood
forecast. philadelphia, a nice warmup. 63 degrees for south philadelphia. chestnut hill, 64 this afternoon. the pennsylvania suburbs, a bit chillier to start with. radnor, phoenixville, doylestown into the 60s. the lehigh valley, 60s for bethlehem and easton. reading and berks county warming into the 60s this afternoon. south jersey, no problem. 60s. glassboro, 65 the high temperature. the jersey shore, 57 degrees. the winds coming off the cooler ocean where the temperatures have been hovering around 50 degrees. come inland in delaware, dewey beach at 61. dover, 66 degrees this afternoon. the warming trend, the next five days, look at the 60s for today and tomorrow. sunday, 72 degrees in philadelphia. cooler at the shore. don't expect summer-like temperatures at the shore this
weekend. monday, that's when we'll really feel the temperatures come up. 80 degrees on monday a good warmup at the shore. there's your seven-day. when i come back a look at our exclusive ten-day forecast. >> looking forward to that. it's 4:11, so i would venture to say that traffic is pretty light on the roads. jessica has a look at schuylkill expressway flashing lights behind you. >> we are watching an accident scene, this is the schuylkill expressway headed westbound off of the city avenue off-ramp. that ramp is not closed, we have a vehicle that went off into the shoulder and ran into the cement barrier there. again, this is on the off-ramp. traffic is not blocked. headed westbound on the schuylkill expressway, no big delays there. no delays behind this scene. you can see the ramp is still open to traffic. it's just a slow go. especially on this ramp specifically, we have a sharp curve as you get off.
that's something you wanted to watch out for. that's why this accident scene happened there. penndot on the scene, several police officers off to the side. we'll keep this in our camera site. we will update you as everything becomes clearer for the rest of the morning. >> thank you. 4:12 a.m. 42 degrees outside our studios in bala cynwyd. the gloves came off during last night's democratic candidates debate. >> i have been called a lot of things in my life that was a first. >> you'll see and hear more from hillary clinton and bernie sanders as the battle gets personal ahead of next week's new york primary. plus an extermination gone very wrong. fumes from roach bombs set off a blast that damaged an apartment but didn't kill the bugs.
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welcome back. in monmouth county the red cross is helping displaced tenants of an apartment building after an explosion caused by roach killing spray. it all started wednesday night when someone in the home sprayed insecticide to kill roaches there. the fumes and a spark from a lit stove caused the explosion. it was strong enough to blow out the first floor apartment's windows. no one was seriously hurt. and the roach spray did not work on the cockroach problem. a parole panel in california is recommending one of charles manson's followers be released after decades spent in prison. a jury convicted leslie va van houten and other manson cult members of killing a wealthy grocer and his wife in 1969, van
houten described his client as numb when they heard the decision. if the recommendation passes an administrative review it goes to the governor who has the final say. van houten was 20 years old when manson members went on a summer-long killing spree in and around the l.a. area. 4:16. decision 2016. after debating last night, the democratic candidates for president are thousands of miles away and an ocean apart. senator bernie sanders is headed to rome for a vatican conference on social policy. hillary clinton will be fund-raising in california. the candidates battled it out on stage in brooklyn last night, just five days before the new york primary. sanders challenged clinton on criminal justice reform and middle east policy. while clinton took issue with sanders on gun control and his support for president obama. a major point of the contention came on campaign finance and wall street influence.
here's one of those exchanges. >> can you name one decision that she made as senator that shows she favored banks because of the money she received? >> secretary clinton was busy giving speeches to goldman sachs for 225,000s a speech. >> he cannot come up with any example because there is no example. i stood up against the behaviors of the banks when i was a senator. >> most polls show clinton leading sanders in new york by double digits. the "new york post" is endorsing republican donald trump for president. the paper's endorsement sounds more like an advice column. the post called trump a rookie candidate who needs to be more presidential, better informed on policy and less thin-skinned. in the next half hour we'll show you the protests that greeted trump and his gop rivals at a manhattan gala last night.
>> it is 4:17 time to check the nbc 10 first alert weather forecast. it's a forecast you will get nowhere else because it's a forecast of where you live. you break it down in detail. >> more detail than we've brought you before. we teamed with weather underground to make it happen. not only will you have detailed temperatures to start your day. check out the bottom of the screen, this is where you will find your seven-day forecast. not just the philadelphia forecast. pennsylvania suburbs, south jersey, jersey shore, lehigh valley. we have the entire area covered. this morning we're back where we were yesterday. 30s for most of the area. philadelphia at 43. but some cold readings coming out of the pennsylvania suburbs. we'll likely see frost again this morning to start things off. collegeville down to 35. unionville at 33. that's to start with. like yesterday, even though we're getting a frosty start with temperatures in the 30s, we'll see lots of sunshine on this view, that's the view from
the loews hotel in center city. a quick warmup with an afternoon into the 60s today. it's part of a warming trend that will carry us through the weekend. heading out this evening, clear, not as cold. great night for baseball. phils and nationals take the field tonight. here's your forecast for today and into the weekend. for philadelphia, look at the warming trend, sunday into the 70s. that's for philadelphia. the pennsylvania suburbs seeing a nice warmup. 67 degrees tomorrow afternoon. 71 on sunday. the lehigh valley, you'll enjoy that sunshine as well. nice and bright there. and for the shore, temperatures have been chillier at the shore. it will stay chillier this weekend. 62 degrees on sunday. while south jersey and delaware reach into the 70s. what about the next ten days you ask? the ten-day forecast? nbc 10 exclusive. today, 60s. tomorrow 60s.
look at monday that stands out. 80 degrees. the warm weather continues well into next week, near 70 on tuesday. back into the 70s on wednesday. look at thursday, we'll be closer to the 80 degree mark thursday afternoon. even though there is a chance, just a chance of showers on friday, we'll still be mild. in fact, into the following weekend temperatures will still be nice and mild. >> all right. looks good. thank you very much. >> it's 4:20. let's check traffic right now. very early commute if you're up on this friday. jessica boyington has been following something on the schuylkill. minor detail for people exiting and getting on. >> we had an earlier accident scene on the off-ramp. they just pulled that car away. no activity left on the scene. schuylkill back to normal right now at least around city avenue. no big delays there. here is 422 eastbound.
eastbound from 39 to the schuylkill expressway, 9-minute trip. speeds into the 50s. in new jersey, around gloucester city and market streets, headed northbound on 76, that will get you to the philadelphia area. you can see the lights back there. no problems heading over the area bridges. mass transit doing just fine as well. >> nine minutes before 4:30. today is a day to remember and honor jackie robinson. we'll tell you what's going on in philadelphia to pay tribute to the man who broke baseball's color barrier. don't just watch the news, you can be part of the conversation. follow the nbc 10 news today team on twitter. the addresses are on your screen. you can read all of the posts we put forth. you can tweet us. we'll tweet you back.
. welcome back. today marks the anniversary of a victory in the civil rights movement. on april 15, 1947 baseball great jackie robinson broke the color barrier and played for the brooklyn dodgers. today people in philadelphia will come together to honor robinson's legacy. the annual jackie robinson day ceremony takes place this afternoon at the philadelphia stars negro lead memorial park. though robinson was not from philadelphia, organizers say the mission is to remember his legacy and educate kids today. 900 am wurd is one of those organizers. >> that's why this event is so important to our community. why we are here, we'll be broadcasting live so we can amplify the message not only to
the people on site today but also to the community that we reach here in the philadelphia region and beyond. >> today's event is free and open to the public. robinson's number 42 was retired from all major league teams in 1997. today every major league baseball player and coach will wear number 42 in honor of robinson. a live look at citizens bank park. the philadelphia phillies are one of the sponsors of the jackie robinson celebration today. the team is donating tickets for local kids to attend games to learn more about the history of baseball. at the ballpark tonight, fan also take part in a jackie robinson salute. the philadelphia antiques and art show begins today at the navy yard. more than 50 dealers and gallery also show off their furniture, art, jewelry and books. doors will open from 11:00 to 8:00. the show runs through sunday. it's 4:25. two dozen south jersey students
enjoyed a special night. catholic partnership schools hosted its annual scholarship reception in camden county. 27 eighth graders received more than $800,000 in full or partial scholarships to attend one of five catholic partnership schools across new jersey. film director m. knight shyamalan was back in philadelphia last night raising money for a great cause. he was among the guests at the kids at heart gala at the traffic lynn institu franklin institute. money raised will help thousands of families in need across the city and right there, nbc 10's keith jones served at emcee for the event. 4:26 the time. 43 degrees, that's in the city. as we've been watching the suburbs, they've been getting cold in a hurry. parts of the area below freezing and looking at frost this
morning. got your hour by hour detailed neighborhood-by-neighborhood forecast just ahead. jessica boyington is watching your first alert traffic on a friday morning. >> on a friday morning. if you were just paying attention, the schuylkill expressway back in business. we had an earlier accident around city avenue. looking live around the blue route and the schuylkill expressway. we'll have more updates for you. there's some construction out there. i'll tell you where when i come back. human coronavirus...
section. this morning the fire marshal is trying to figure out what started it. a payment to atlantic city comes due today as measures to help the city with its struggling finances advance with lawmakers in trenton. and after a chilly start this morning, we are looking for a warmup today and throughout the weekend. but will it last? i think it will last through the weekend. bill henley will be here in a weekend. good morning, this is "nbc 10 news today." i'm katy zachry. with a look at your detailed forecast for the weekend let's get to bill henley. it will warm up and you'll show us. >> you know it will last because you've seen our new detailed neighborhood weather. at the bottom of the screen you'll find your seven-day forecast. one for each region of our area. we have the entire area covered. this morning like yesterday, another cold start, especially in south jersey. now 31 degrees. 34 in the pennsylvania