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today is the day to go outside. >> reporter: no kidding, no rain, lots of sunshine and boy, have we earned this, right? taking a look at satellite and radar, they say the kind of thing i like to show you. clouds dissipated. we've cooled down with the lack of cloud cover. lots of sunshine on the way. even though you see cloud cover out in pittsburgh, that filters high cloud cover later in the day. a good looking morning. in the 40s in allentown and trenton, millville. mid 40s in some of the spots, a jacket is a good idea as you head out the door. on the bus stop, 53 degrees by 6:00 a.m. we'll see a good advance of nobodies today. 60 at 8:00 a.m. clear skies comfortable assuming you have the jacket. this afternoon no jacket required. lots of sunshine, maybe a few high clouds digging in as the day goes on. 64 by 9:00 a.m. 71 by 11:00.
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3:00 p.m., 77 degrees. and this afternoon's high will be 78 degrees we'll probably hit that late in the afternoon say about 4:00 p.m. or so. great evening, too, if you're heading out on the town, going to see the phils or the union. pollen forecast medium high rake today. look at how it drops into the green zone saturday and sunday. that's because of the arrival of rain i'll have the details coming up on future tracker 6. what you got on the roads early. >> reporter: not a whole lot. look at the volume, looking good, roads are dry. this is the schuylkill expressway near montgomery the construction at the blue route has cleared. no problems on the schuylkill expressway just yet. i-95, southbound traffic heading toward center city. a very easy 1 minute ride from woodhaven to the vine no problems. we have a couple of accidents out there, this is on the pennsylvania turnpike westbound at valley forge and we are watching for an accident involving an tractor-trailer ran into a pole.
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we have a lane blocked causing a problem on the turnpike westbound. in warwick township, bucks county involving a tractor-trailer, police say it could be out here for a while. york road is completely shut down between bristol pike and meyer way. if you're in the area stick to 611. breaking news, the egyptian army said it has found wreckage from the missing egypt air flight and items that belonged to the passengers. annie mccormick is live at the satellite center with these new details that came in minutes ago, anney. >> reporter: according to the egyptian military they say they found personal belongs -- belongings, north of alsand degree i can't. -- alexandria. the late night flight disappeared from the athe-- radr
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with 66 people on board. the airline said the flight went missing 174 miles per hour off the egyptian coast shortly after interesting egyptian aerospace. officials believe it is more likely the plane went down because of a terror attack rather than a technical failure. the greek defense minister said the plane swerved and plunged ten thousand feet. a u.s. military aircraft is helping in the search and tsa remains on high alert for u.s.-bound international flights. white house is monitoring the situation. udz intelligence are -- u.s. intelligence are checking satellite imagery and all the backgrounds of the people on board the flight. this is new information, personal belongings and some of the debris discovered 180 miles
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per hour north of alexandria. annie mccormick channel 6 "action news." back to you. here locally grief counselors will yet again be there for students at a delaware high school weeks after a classmate was killed in a bathroom fight another gunned down in broad daylight. katherine scott is outside howard high school of technology in wilmington. >> reporter: the school is mourning the loss of one student and now grieving the death of another in this case a 15-year-old boy, a freshman at howard high school as students head back to class today, there's going to be support staff and counselors on hand to offer support to classmates here. the 15-year-old boy was shot just a few blocks from school on the 900 block of clifford brown walk in wilmington at 3:20 p.m. he died from a bullet wound to the head. the detectives are searching for
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evidence. this latest violence comes a month after the death of howard high school sophomore amy joyner-francis. the 16-year-old died after being beat up in a school bathroom. three girls were charged in connection with her death. as to what happened to the 15-year-old boy it remains under investigation. there's a ten thousand dollar reward leading to an arrest. neighbors say it was a typical afternoon when they heard the gunfire. i heard pow pow pow pow, i was like oh, shoot that sounded close to home. when i went outside, the individual was lying on the ground abbey everybody was screaming. >> reporter: the principal said all the howard community is pained by the loss of the young man keep the family in your thoughts and prayers. anyone with any information about who could be behind this is asked to call police. live in wilmington, katherine scott channel 6 "action news." thank you for that. two gay men beaten in
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center city is suing their attackers. the group assaulted the men on chancellor street back in 2014. the three are being sued for unspecified damages. harrigan and williams pleaded guilty and are on probation, knots is in jail. christopher guesseppe is accused of molesting three children all under the age of ten. authorities fear there could be more victims they are asking anyone with anyone with information about him to come forward. authorities in camden county went joggers to be vigilant as they investigate the assault. a man along the trail in berlin park jumped out from the trees and grabbed a woman by her shirt yesterday morning. the victim punched and kicked and screamed and broke free.
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she ran to a parking lot and someone found her and called 911. i always run to my mom and sister -- i always run with my mom and sister. >> reporter: the victim could only provide a vague description of her attacker. happening today, a public memorial service will be held to celebrate the life of peter liacouras. the president of temple university died after a long illness. he was 85. he was credited with transforming temple from a regional commuter college to largely residential university with stature and influence. today's memorial will takes place at the temple performing art center at 11:00 a.m. 5:37 and the weather looks glorious for the stotesbury are a regatta on the schuylkill river.
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the largest high school rowing event. today is great, but -- there's always a but the it seems. >> reporter: now david murphy with accuweather has the but the. you know what i am. >> reporter: thanks, tam. [laughter]. >> reporter: storm tracker 6 live double scan, it's too bad we can't move our saturday activities to today, because today is fantastic. there are no signs of rain. as we look outside, very little cloud cover across the region, maybe high, thin stuffer in the distance. lots of sunshine coming up over the ben franklin bridge and the rest of the region. it's a good looking friday. temperatures, 56 degrees, a little cool when you step outside, suburbs in the 40s, jackets required early. wind are calm currently. as we look at satellite, you see a lack of cloud cover and all the sun is coming up pretty quick. we have clouds out to the west, by the time they come in here,
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they will be high and thin. it's going to be bright and nice down at the surface. 59 degrees at 8:00 a.m. you can see the numbers jump by 10:00 a.m., 70 degrees, that's early in the day for that. 73 by noon. 3:00 p.m., 77. i'm expecting a high of 78 we'll get that late in the day, say around 4:00 p.m. this afternoon. so a nice day and a nice evening, too, if you're planning on being out and about. 78 if philadelphia. 76 in wilmington. 76 in trenton. up in the northern and western areas which tend to be cooler in the higher elevations we're looking at similar numbers up there, highs close to 08 in reading and allentown. you get closer to the cool ocean water it's typical for this time of the year. millville, 72, 73 in dover and the mid 60s along the shore today. phillies we're looking at the braves and phillies, 75 degrees
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for the first pitch. bring along a jacket or sweatshirt something you can add on as the game goes on, by the 9th inning we're in the 60s. we have an area of low pressure to the south this will create a blustery day and wind wind gustn the shore at 40 miles per hour. we'll get rain north of philadelphia and heavier to the south. the latest model run by 9:00 a.m. saturday, still has us cloudy, but it looks quickly like the rain will build in during the morning. during the afternoon it is wet. this is the 6:00 p.m. view there's steady to heavier rain coming down. by late in the afternoon, the steadier stuff may push into the northern areas. sunday, relatively cloudy, maybe sunny breaks, there's the possibility of a pop-up shower and maybe a late-day thunderstorm. the new model run doesn't give us a whole lot to deal with, but
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that's something i would think about on sunday. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, bright and warm today, high of 78 degrees, lots of sun out there, cloudy and rainy, which you just saw on saturday, high of 60. sunday, mostly cloudy skies and sunny breaks, we have to allow for pop-up shower or late thunderstorm. 68 degrees, there will not be as nearly as much rain around on sunday as there is on saturday. monday, a shower can't be ruled out. 70. clouds and sun on tuesday, spotty shower possible. we break into a nice weather starting wednesday. 80 degrees. very warm an thursday, another high of 80. i could see 80s on friday. a nice trend starting next week. is it safe for me to get the summer clothes? >> reporter: i can't promise
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you. i'll go with you if you're scared. san francisco police department is without police chief this morning we'll break down the details. reality imitates art arc woman is behind bars for torching her boyfriend's car. >> reporter: looking live on the blue route, southbound past the mid county tolls. problem on the turn welcome tur, i'll have that when "action news" comes right back. >> thatg
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about, look at that. that looks great! the sunrise coming up over the horizon getting you going, it's not only friday, but temperature will be nice and high and warm, the weekend is just about here, i can't care what else is going on. you're off to a great start today. i'm looking at karen, i'm seeing a yellow ball, still. i was staring. >> reporter: i'm getting sick as the beautiful weather is coming, i'm bitter about that. we're looking at the turnpike, no problems. we have an accident on the turnpike westbound at valley forge if an accident were here
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involving a tractor-trailer that hit a pole. watch for a lane being blocked right now. as we go over to new castle county airport road we have construction shutting it down 141 northbound you want to look for that with airport being shut down, stick to commons boulevard. on the commuter traffic report we have someone talking about animals on the turnpike in new jersey near woolwich township. 56 degrees that's a good temperature for this hour in the morning. how about 78 sound better, what about full sunshine you have that coming your way before the weather goes downhill tomorrow. a maryland woman took her anger over her boyfriend cheating to a whole new leveling. a man was taking out the trash when he noticed a fireball where his chevy used to be. he found his ex-girlfriend
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standing there who admitted to getting back to him for being with another woman. i was in a state of shock at that point. >> reporter: the 18-year-old faces arson and other charges that could put her into prison for 8 years. she said the music video gave her the idea to the car. san francisco police chief has resign amid racial problems. just last month several officers quit or retired after text messages showed them referring to minorities in a disparaging way. a group of lucky travelers will be the first visitors to use the eiffel tower as a vacation spot and you could be one of them. they put a 200 square foot
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apartment in the to your you have to describe what you would do in the tower if was all yours for the night. the landmark architect did have his own secret hide away on the third level. an update on the lead crisis in the lehigh valley. as you prepare to take a dip in the pool for the first time this season, the center for disease control wants you to know what you're stepping into. >> reporter: jackets this morning, t-shirts definitely work this afternoon. i'll have the day planner forecast coming up next. new
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wheel of fortune philadelphia week will wrap up tonight. emily johnson is the assistant
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dean of students at moore college of art and design. you don't want to miss the last episode of wheel of fortune philadelphia week on 6abc at 7:30. we'll looking forward to see how she does. some of the contestants have been great this week. >> reporter: with all an all philadelphia audience. philly attitude. >> reporter: 26th street at penrose avenue no problems, sun coming up. roads dry, a little bit of traffic there no major jam or anything. we're good to go, dave. >> reporter: on the big board, we're dry and a little cool, 50s in some neighborhoods and the 40s in others. we're telling you about a light jacket, with the winds not all that strong, and temperatures increasing quickly today, we can take the morning profile pretty
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well. if you're running errands, do it in the morning, because it's going to be hot. noon, 74. 2:00 p.m., 76 degrees we are expecting a high up to 78 degrees, we'll have to wait until 4:00 p.m. to get there. matt it will be a beauty today. you can watch the rain coming in tomorrow by going to and view storm tracker 6 live. san francisco could become the first city to require warnings on publicly displayed soda ads. the federal court denied the american beverage association to block the notices. it will warn people about the risk of diabetes and tooth decay. it will be on poster and billboard adds -- ads but not on radios and menus and containers. public pools and hot tubs
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are ripe with health and safety violations. 80% of pools and other convene convene -- venues have violations of improper ph level and safety issues and disinfect. check safety reports before diving into play. ♪ this afternoon, refresh yourself on the outside and inside with a medium sweet tea, sweet tea lemonade,
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>> welcome back you're taking a live look here, the view out across the ben. the horizon is coming up right now, you can see it's a lovely start to what's going to be a beautiful day. get out there and enjoy it, because david murphy says there will be rain coming our way this weekend. a three-alarm house fire injured one in camden, new jersey. it took firefighters more than 3 hours to get the flames under control. the allentown school district said water at all 27 of the schools has safe lead levels. they collected 170 samples over the past three weeks, all but three were acceptable. the pipes were replaced at two water fountains and a sink. a member of the delaware public works crew took this video near white clay park
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yesterday. officials believe the same bear was spotted near hockessin on wednesday. authorities think it is heading north. stand back and if you get scared make noise, and call police. talk to the bear on twitter. catch plea if you can, police officers accept a confident criminal's online challenge. a local bank is making a change with change because of an "action news" investigation.
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unfortunately, the search is over, in the last hour egyptian authorities have found the wreckage of the egyptian air flight. we have a death of a howard high school student a month after another student. a crafty crook is in hot water for trying to steal pipes that could have blown up a south jersey neighborhood. let's get accuweather, david murphy has a beautiful friday on tap for you. karen rogers is looking at the commute, good morning. >> reporter: all right, guys i'm wearing the jacket because we're off to a cool start. mr. sun is coming up over the horizon nice and bright, it will do a number on us today. satellite shows you high clouds out to the west. generally speaking it looks bright. 55 degrees in philadelphia. in the 40s in allentown and reading and millville and 46 in wilmington. the


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