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is the time on this friday. we have a live look at the golden gate bridge.. >>justine: the rain has slowed down for now but it is coming down tonight. >>erica: as we take a live look we can see the bulk of
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the wet weather making its way closer and closer to europe. as resume in the bay area is dry. our future forecast shows that 80 we could see some sprinkles for places like santa rosa just down through san raphael and into napa. nutshell lunchtime, this yellow on your screen indicate some pretty moderate rainfall for the north bay. it looks like everyone is dealing with some sprinkled around the bay area, by 5:00 p.m. your evening commute home, we could see a moderate downpour in the north bay, we have showers everywhere else at the end to 8:00 p.m. on friday this is where we are expecting heavy rainfall. that red and purple on your screen in the case heavy significant rainfall. we will continue to see that in the evening and overnight hours. as we head into tomorrow morning we will deal with unlike sprinkles from our e shores situation in the north bay. we have dry conditions by 5:00 p.m. tomorrow. it looks like we will stay dry into
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the overnight hours, but check out sunday we have rain chances north of the golden gate bridge. you can see the rain certainly shifted southward. we will look for potentially wet weather for tomorrow 49ers playoff game. we will monitor and track them for you throughout the morning. as we ticket to your temperatures in the afternoon very similar to what we saw yesterday. we have upper 50s around the bay area, it looks like oakland will make it up to 50 degrees. we have 59 degrees expected for redwood city and as the focus on the north bay we have plenty of fifties here as well. >>erica: your seven day around the forecast shows wet weather is the big story for today. we will start to see the showers into the afternoon hours stretching all the way into the evening. we will see on and off showers as we head into tomorrow. sunday will see a mixture of sun and showers
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that pattern will carry on into the network week. after that we have temperatures that could make it to the mid fifth --mid 60's. >>erica: check of the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza, it is pretty clear. the san until bridge is under a high wind advisory. keep the hands on the steering wheel and watch your speed as you make your way out towards foster city. traffic is moving at the limit here, now as we take a look and be sure freeway west bound for is a good ride so south bound 680. all of that green on your screen indicates over 50 miles per hour. >>justine: thank you erica,
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as we wait for the rain tonight it did rain yesterday and here's what it looked like in the bay area during the afternoon commute. people were carrying umbrellas as the wet weather started to slow down traffic. we have pictures all over the bay area. kay thompson was tracking the storm for us all day in the north bay where we saw some of the heaviest round of rain. >>reporter: the rain slowed things down a highway traffic was slowing at a crawl on 101. it effectively put this car wash out of business for the day and left people at a bus stop cold and cranky. the beneficiary of hours of soaking rain, cab companies getting a boost in business and the gunners were working overtime to deal with the rain. many people try to
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take the wet weather in stride. >> we have been waiting, it is about time that it came. >>justine: stay with us on kron4 as we track the storm on air and on line. you can get weather updates anytime and do not forget to send us your weather pictures to our facebook fan page under kron4 news. >>james: we are anxiously anticipating some this conference championship game against the giants. this is video from last saturday's playoff against the saints at candlestick. there was a battle on the field and apparently the action happened off the field as well. we had some unruly fans that had to be dealt with. they see 54 people were thrown out of the stadium and other 19 were arrested for misdemeanors, and 4 people arrested on
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felony charges 38 people needed medical attention. the new 49ers president is talking about the bad behavior in the stands at the stick. >> we definitely want to make sure that people understand that that type of behavior is not tolerated. we will have more on the cover p e in the stadium this week if they do see that, we obviously do not want to keep any more fans out, but that is what will happen. >>james: 1 saints fan told kron4 during the game that 49ers fans were taunting him and his wife. his name is stuart peck and he joined reggie kumar through sky to talk about the tense atmosphere at that he felt in the stands.- >> we have beer bottles thrown, boldly people feared
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for their lives, we were heckled flinty in the tell getting area and we were heckled during the game half of the game was really abusive. i got separated from my wife and she was just really upset they were violating her space and all in her face. we were surrounded by 200 drunken testosterone field 20 to 30 year-old, what can you say? it is like a pack like a pack of wolves. you have the worst fans, the most abusive not all the fans are that way i know a lot of sense fence--saints fans don't even want to go back to the stadium after that treatment. and my wife will never go to a another 49ers game. >>james: they are asking you
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to take the word "badfan" all text will be kept confidential, they wanted to text the role and see to that the person is sitting in. >>justine: and if you are checking for tickets is not too late, the first wave of tickets sold out on ticketmaster on wednesday. there are some available on stubhub, tickets are not cheap they are from $400 apiece to more than $8,000. it is a little bit cheaper to watch it on your couch. and much more on the 49ers gained a special as we take a live look outside at the roof camera in san francisco. i think that red and gold is the embarcadero in the background and it is a live up in honor of the san francisco forty-niners, be right back.
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that came out yesterday was then with gingrich ex-wife said that he asked her for an open marriage back in 1999. she said no, and they then later divorced. a moderator open last night's debate by asking if that was true. >> she says the you ask her to enter into an open marriage begin like to take some time to respond to that? >> no, but i will. i think the destructive and vicious negative nature of much of the news media makes it harder to govern this country, and harder to attract be some people to run for public office and i am appalled that you would begin a presidential debate on a topic like that. your >> and john, let's get on to the real issues that is
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all i will say. i will not apologize for being successful. >> the biggest thing we to do is elected president was right the problem is to dip will appear will be very difficult to be left on i think the most important issue that this country is dealing with right now which is the robbing of our freedom because of obama- care. >>justine: that was rick santorum and he found out that he won i would just the now moronic. as we reported live into the texas governor rick perry dropped out of the race and then endorsed a new gingrich. >>james: now that the idea of an open marriage entered the republican president to raise, it opens the door to ask voters what they think and jeannie most takes a look. >>reporter: new gingrich second wife said she said-- he suggested she share him with his third wife kalista . >>reporter: what would you say your spouse if they said
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you need to share me? >> i want to see a big check. >> no no! >> he was asking to have an open marriage and i refused. >>reporter: rush limbaugh had to defend a gingrich. >> an open marriage! >> we have already had one, we have already had an open marriage in the white house. >> i have been very open about needing to go to god for forgiveness. >> when you get married you in the openness, it is close. >>reporter: not necessarily says a psychologist. >> it is he's been open about it saying look honey i will not be faithful to you. >>reporter: rick perry
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dropped out of the race and endorsed a new gingrich even though he recently said... >> if you would cheat on your wife, if you would cheat on your spouse why not cheat on your business partner or anyone for that matter? >>reporter: but now he says... >> new gingrich is not perfect, and neither are any of us. >>reporter: we do not know how all the revelations will affect the swing voters, but maybe it will help with the swing vote. as for new gingrich reaction to his wife mary ann's interview... >> i will not say anything about marianne, i am not getting involved. >>reporter: i guess he does not want to "share". >>james: weather is one of are the stories today. we will talk more with erica
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coming up.
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>>erica: here is our 24 outlook, we have some dry breaks to the morning, showers will return and we have widespread heavy rain overnight sitting in the 40's for the most part. the wet weather activities in well offshore. posted closer to eureka, they are checking of the more of the storm system right now. as resumes into the area we are high and dry with no one with a to speak of. we do have some damp roadways so certain be aware that as you make your way out the door. by 11:00
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p.m. tonight, you can see almost 2 in. of rain for santa rosa, over an inch for navato and flirting with an inch over downtown san francisco. as the wet weather passes us, at 11:00 p.m. saturday you can see over 2 in. in santa rosa, over 1 in. in san francisco, navato and even oakland and san jose. we will continue to see the on and off showers throughout the weekend. >>erica: temperatures are nowhere near freezing, but you will need ejaculator on. you will certainly need an umbrella. take a look,, it looks like we get a good mixture of upper '40's in the north bay. >>erica: your seven day
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around the bay forecast does show rain as the big story especially for tonight. that is when we will see the heaviest downpour as we head into tomorrow we will see on and off showers throughout the day on sunday another system blows through. monday it looks like the rain chances will stick to our north, but we do have the potential for some wet weather in the bay area. high pressure rebuilds for tuesday in the middle of next week. temperatures are trending in the mid-60s. and over and the traffic department we do not have any hot spots but a lot of minor accidents been reported by the chp, be aware of that. the chp has issued a high wind adviser for the san mateo bridge. you see the change listed side has been acted--
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activated. as the ticket to the golden gate bridge, your south bound ride toward san francisco is just 23 minutes out a bottle. as he take up traffic maps, north bound 101 the off ramp, and return vehicle is currently blocking the off ramp in chp and emergency crews are on scene. interstate 280 is problem free. i shall descend until bridge, the high wind advisories in effect. we see a top speed of 50 miles per hour. >>james: the new details in the domestic abuse case against san francisco sheriff ross mikarimi, he was arraigned thursday and they tell us why for the court pleading with the judge to allow her husband to come home. >>reporter: san francisco share for ross mikarimi was arraigned thursday and pleaded not guilty to abusing his wife, endangered his chow, and is awaiting a witness from reporting a
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crime. but it was a protective order keeping the sure for with his wife and son that took center stage and brought his wife lopez to the courthouse to fight against the order. during an emotional and tearful testimony lopez said i am not afraid of my husband, i am not in danger, i came here because i love him and i want my family together. but the judge issued the stay away order anyway leaving--keeping their creamy away from his wife and son. >> i love him, i know what violence is, i know what domestic violence is and the real violence here is to pull a family apart. they're not allowing me to work on my marriage and a healthy weight. >>reporter: the judge says i believe her when she says the sheriff is a good husband and father but she says that she must take the arrest warrants at face
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value. she said it is still a bottle--volitile situation and she must take the chou's concerns--the child concerns into consideration. >>reporter: mikarimi attorneys have said they will try to get the protective order lifted so that he can rejoin his wife and child. >> save, save, save,! >>justine: this is youtube video occupy protesters harassing mayor quan in washington d.c.. the scuffle broke out as police tried to help her get into her car. a
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developing story that we are following this morning that this may be one of the biggest protests san francisco has seen in years starting this morning. it is being called occupy wall street west. thousands of protesters will be in the financial district, marches and rallies will be going on throughout the day we will have more on the developing story coming up at 4:30 p.m.. >>james: we will take a quick break in a live look at the james lick freeway as we go, we're still gauging the road conditions out there. it rain yesterday, it rained overnight this morning and not so much rain is on the roadway will be back with more in just a minute.
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that they're breaking into the education market by offering digital text books. the announcements came at a press event in new york. it happened on thursday, all the presenters at the podium are going through all of the bits and pieces. gabe slate shows us how apple makes this works. >>gabe: apple has broken into tv, music, magazines, and now they're going after education. they want to be the main source for textbooks for students kindergarten through 12th grade. these e-text books digital versions of a regular textbooks could revolutionize education. if they had their way, kitkat carrier while--kids could carry around this one tablet
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and leave all the other books at home. apple says they will read in the the textbook, these are dynamic and truly interactive. i will give them the interactive part that is for sure these come to life with pictures, illustrations and graphs. any visual example can be loaded for a viewing, anything visually can be added to the content of a text book to help students understand material, like video, sound, three d graphics and interactive maps, you name it. these visuals to go along with the words could help make more sense especially for those with learning disabilities. as you read the digital text book, you can highlight the text and since you are using the tablets you can take notes while reading. one cool features called instant flash card that lets you easily create and save digital flashcards as you're going through a book to quiz yourself later. apple has
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worked with a number of publishers on this project. these apple tech books will be cheaper than most printed versions coming in at $15 or less. i am gabe slate with kron4 news. >>justine: we are waiting for heavy rain to approach the bay area stay with us, we will be tracking storms will become right back. never in my lifetime did i think i could walk 60 miles in 3 days. 60 miles in 3 days is-- is huge. if my mom can fight and beat breast cancer, i can walk 60 miles. you just put one foot in front of the other,
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>>james: we are back, the time is now for 30 a.m.. and look there is quite a bit of moisture off shore. we are dealing with the reps--wet roads. it is went out there and more rain to come, let us the latest on the forecast. >>erica: the morning james as the typical to look, we soon end into the wet weather activities in offshore. it is moving closer and closer and we do have some rainfall at this
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hour. as we zoom into the bay area, we are dry with no will to speak of may be a drop of showers here or there. as the check out the future forecast to continue to see pretty dry weather south of the golden gate bridge and by 8:00 a.m. we may have some sprinkles for napa, south of san raphael and up in santa rosa check out the lunchtime hour, it looks like everyone will catch some rain around the bay area. we will continue to see off and on showers by 5:00 p.m., heavy rain in the north bay and for evening commute home, you want to drive with extra caution. by 8:00 p.m. tonight the red and purple indicates some pretty heavy rainfall. we will continue to see scattered showers into the overnight hours picking up more money--we can up tomorrow morning at 7:00 a.m., this indicates a band of showers. we have on and
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off showers with mostly dry conditions it is not until maybe sunday morning that we could see some more wet weather approaching from the north bay again. your 49ers came on sunday looks like we will be sitting under some rainfall. take a look, 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. we will still deal with the wet weather. we have seen and on and off chance of showers for sunday's game, yesterday was a 20 percent chance but that has increased to a 70 percent chance of rain fall. kickoff is at 330, we expect will showers at 55 degrees by the start of the game and then cooling to the upper 30's--upper '40's. the heaviest showers are expected for tonight, we will see on and off showers and pop ups as we head into tomorrow and sunday. send it into another system into the evening stretching into monday. monday it looks like a lot of the rain chances will stick to our north, then tuesday, wednesday and
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thursday will see a little more sunshine cloudy conditions with temperatures sitting in the mid-60s. in the traffic center there are no hot spots to tell you about but we do have several spin out reported by the chp. drive with extra caution but it is so far so good with the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza. traffic looks well with no metering lights to deal with. this ride is is 14 minutes from end to end it is pretty quiet on the golden gate bridge, you have to contend with whether we do not have any accidents to talk about for your ride coming out of the north bay.
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>>erica: for those of you heading to the 49ers game, you may want to go through the public transit service, there will be extra service on the t line. remember the t line connects with the 87 candlestick shuttle that will take your right to the game. the shuttle fare is $12 for adults and $9 for kids. >>justine: how excited are you for the sun this 49ers giants playoff game, as we saw last saturday with the 49ers against the saints, that was a tough battle at candlestick. the action was not just on the field, it was also because of some rowdy fans. san francisco police said 54 people were thrown out of the stadium and another 19 were arrested with misdemeanor charges 4 people were arrested on felony charges, 38 people needed medical attention and one saints fan said that
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during the game 49ers fans started to talk him and his wife. stuart peck and joins us through skype and it explains. >> wrote we were spit upon, so many of the said they were abused, scared for their lives, elderly people were pushed down, they told us to go home losers. we were heckled clinton in the tailgating area, and we were heckled during the game and after the game was really abusive. i got separated from my wife and she was just really upset that they were in her face and violating her space. you are surrounded by 200 drunken testosterone field 20 to 30 euros--year olds it is like a pack of wolves. you have
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the worst fans in the nfl. just the most abusive fans, not all the more that way, but you have a large group of them and many people said they will not go back to candlestick after their treatment. i know my wife will never go again. >>justine: san francisco police are encouraging people to text of the word "badfan"to the following. or you can call, the numbers are on your screen right now. this is if you are at the game, this is a way to make sure that rowdy fans will get caught by the police. all of your text messages and calls are confidential. you have to tilt the section number or the road where that fan is sitting. >>james: if you want to get there you still can, the first wave of tickets sold out on ticketmaster on wednesday but tickets are available on resale like
4:37 am but they're not cheap tickets are ranging anywhere from $400 a piece from anywhere to $8,000 a piece. that is a hefty price to pay but if it is worth the tube then it is worth it. you may want to get there and a bit early they have some early bird incentives. fans that did the early get 50% off of the concession stands. many of them will offer the half discount price between 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. before sunday's game. the offer is good for food and non alcoholic beverages. the discount not apply to any special team members at the park or any other. >>justine: it could be a very busy day for the occupy movement in san francisco. dozens of protests are scheduled to start about 90 minutes from now. j.r. stone shows us
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what will be happening today. >>reporter: this evil is being called occupy wall street west, though the occupy move is a this will be the largest protest in the financial district in nine years. eave vents start at 6:00 a.m. outside of goldman sacks. there will be a squin--squid fry for 9 hours. they say they will prevent customers from entering. and there will be marches through the financial district similar to those we have seen in the past meaning that you could be delayed in traffic. protesters will likely stop banks and atms at this time. at 11:30 a.m. they will march to the civic center to the ninth circuit were they will occupy the courts. those with the move are upset with the courts.
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at 5:00 p.m. there will be a march from justin herman plaza to goldman sacks where everything started in the morning. now i have pages and pages of all the different small protests going on, there are too many to list. but if you go to my facebook page click like, you will find a link to this information. reporting in the newsroom i am j.r. stone with kron4 news. >>justine: stay with us on kron4 as we continue to cover the occupy prospective popping up around the bay area. we do plan on having live coverage starting at 6:00 a.m. to make sure that things go smoothly if you are planning to travel around the financial district. >>james: a quick break and we come back the latest in politics. decision 2012, will tell you what the president has been up to and what we can expect. a live look at the market street
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area it is wet out there, we are following the forecast for you.
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0ñ@ñ >>justine: president obama to the states and new york stage famed apollo theater. during his speech he seemed to get caught up in his surroundings. >> and then to know the rev. al green was here... [singing] i'm so in lovfe wi--love with you" >>james: that was fantastic. the last nine republican presidential candidate blasted media
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coverage of his second wife claimed that he asks for an open marriage. >>reporter: instead of riding the wave of his search in his latest south carolina polls, new gingrich lashed out at the media defending himself during a cnn sponsored debate against charges from his second wife. >> to take an ex-wife and 82 days before the primary a significant question in the president to campaign is as close to despicable as anything i can imagine. >>reporter: he was responding to a question about an interview that his ex-wife marianne gingrich gave to nbc news. in it, she claimed a republican presidential hopeful gave her a choice between a divorce and an open marriage so that he could continue an affair with his current wife kalista. >> i found out that it was occurring in my bedroom and
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our apartment in washington. he always called me at night and he always ended with i love you. >>reporter: new gingrich ex- wife says that he asked for a divorce months after she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1999. >> did he know that you have ms? >> yes. and he was also advised by the doctor when i was sitting there guy was not to be under stress. he knew. >>reporter: new gingrich flat out denied the allegations. >> the story is false, every person i had an analyst said the story was false. we offered several to prove it was false but they were not interested because they like to attack any republican. >>reporter: his daughters from his first marriage to peter on abc to refute the claims, they say that his second marriage was a troubled one and their
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father is a different man now than he was then. >>james: those allegations overshadowed an earlier message that he received from a dizzying candidate rick perry--from the exiting candidate rick perry. >>justine: we have a live look outside right now we're waiting for heavy rain to approach the bay area we are tracking the storm and will be right back.
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>>justine: we are hearing the newest officials are-- who were killed in afghanistan more u.s. marines. >>james: now check this out, it has been a while some
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drivers have had to pull out of chains. now caltrans says it has plows and other equipment standing by to keep the road as clear as possible. residents say they are excited to get in some skiing. let us then of the of the forecast for today and when there would erica. >>erica: good morning james, we have somewhat lower rates out bigger currently no rain falling around the bay area. it is a little bit windy out there, the bases are expected to be up to about 30 mi. per hour. when you couple that with the rain we do have hazardous driving conditions. the will of the wet weather will fall tonight beginning around 8:00 p.m. and stretching into the overnight hours to your we will continue to see on and off showers at the end of the weekend and the start of the knicks work week. here is a live look at storm tracker for to show exactly where the wet weather is situated. a lot of it is still off shore. the are seeing some rainfall, and as we zoom in
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closer to the area you can see that we are high and dry with no rainfall to speak of. that will change by 8:00 p.m., we could see some poppel sprinkles.--pop up sprinkles. all of that agreement screen looks like everyone is dealing with sprinkles are around the bay area. we will continue to see this pattern as we head into the evening hours. we see some pretty heavy rainfall for the north bay locations, potentially hazardous driving conditions and check out a plan tonight, all this red and a little bit of purple indicates some heavy rainfall. that heavy rainfall will shift southward as we head later in the evening. waking up tomorrow morning, you can see rainfall hugging the east shore situated in the north bay as well. for the most part we will remain dry on saturday it looks like
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our next chance for rain is on sunday. sun it looks like will deal with some rain fall and some potentially moderate rainfall. we will continue to see the showers into the overnight hours. we are expecting quite a bit of accumulation. >>erica: we are expecting a couple inches of rainfall in the bay area and a couple of feet of snow in the sierra. if you're headed that way you will certainly mean your chains.--need your chains.
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your seven day around the forecast highlights rain as the big story in the bay area. it looks like the heaviest rainfall is expected later for tonight we will continue to see on and off showers brought the begin. potentially, zero and tuesday it looked like the high pressure we--rebuilds. >>erica: the approach to the bay bridge toll plaza has no rain, but we do have some hot. your ride is just eight minutes from the foot-here is a live look at the golden gate bridge south on 01 shows a lot of space in between cars. no problem for your ride out of marine capt. there are no reports of any accidents or the latest period as it took
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effect at the sierra traffic conditions, no change highway for right now starts at cottage slings and as for highway 88, and no problems reported. the driver of the suv that drove into the new train tunnel is behind bars this morning grief for police to believe he was driving drunk. clear is his one shot. and this happened yesterday morning. a suspected driver has been charged with driving under the influence. >>justine: the 14 year-old boy accused of robbing and sexually assaulting, women have appeared in court. he was charged as a juvenile in the open attacks. prosecutors have filed a motion asking for a
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behavioral studies. have they say depending on the outcome the boy could be tried as an adult. aunt lou >>james: of the innocent bystander killed during a police chase has been identified. our investigators say robert cheney's car wasn't hit by a group of burglars fleeing from >>justine: one person has died after the huge fire sped through the area. firefighters are expected to work through out been begin to get this fire contained. we will take a break with much more news ahead as we are waiting for the rain. we take a live look outside our roof camera in san francisco. in the building is now let up in red and gold in honor of the 49ers who are playing against the giants on sunday. we have
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everything you need to know about getting tickets, there are still some of a book. parking and free concession if you are going to the game and not to mention whether coming up.
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>>stanley: known as the drivers miki illegal u-turn and left-hand turns across the tracks. this may be difficult to see there's a black pickup truck that got stuck making a u-turn. drivers will do what ever they want to do across the tracks. there are some sections where drivers are known for making illegal maneuvers on train tracks like here. in another location, third street in the bay view. and while i did not catch any today i did catch this car that turned across the tracks hit this poll, the driver jumped in another car and split. the owner of the car reported stolen five minutes later. pick-- >>justine: if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, you can always e-
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mail him. now here is a look at some of the stories that we are falling for you first we have the wit begin the head. heavy rain is on the way. we will be tracking the storm and we are one game away to the super bowl. the 49ers take on the new york giants on sunday. when will tell you how you can get tickets, the security at the stick and 50% off of concessions. and occupy wall street west starts one hour from now. the occupy protesters say they will have the largest gathering in nine years in the financial district. we will be talking about how this impacts traffic in that area straight ahead. walking 60 miles... in three days. join us. join us. (woman) we're united. (woman) a family. (man) a movement. (woman) a coming together of thousands. (woman) thousands... (man) with one goal. join us. we're committed. relentless. (woman) we've refused to surrender. (woman) refuse to give up. (woman) we will never give up. (woman) never. never. never. join us. so that no one's life is cut short.
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>> darya: we are tracking the storm, we will tell you
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what it will hit hard again. and snow is making its way on the scene. you may want to know what you need to know about chains. oregon is under a state of emergency because of rising floodwaters. right now we are live in the weather center when james fletcher tracking the next on that is in our wake. >>james: take a look at storm tracker for, this is where we see the rain that right now. quite a bit is actually going on to our north. weirton's kind of in that no, we are waiting for the stuff to come our way. as we pushing closer right around the media day, we are doing ok. we are only picking up a few bits and pieces well offshore. that is not expected to impact us. most of the bay area will be all right for this morning's commute, again
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that changes as we head into the afternoon. feature forecast is set at 80 yen. we have some white sprinkles here and there. but look at noon, with light rain bay area wide with moderate rain in the north bay. add the cooked o'clock towards the evening commute, will see quite a bit of heavy rain across the north bay. by 8:00 p.m., we have heavy rain, so expect today's storm to be stronger than yesterday dumping quite a bit more as a matter of fact. yet today we have anywhere from trace amounts out to an inch or a quarter of an inch. we could get near 2 in. and that kind of gives you an idea. by 10:00 p.m. tonight the showers begin to dissipate and we go to saturday looking for on- again and off-again showers. as we advance the clock through the day on saturday and into sunday, by noon on sunday this is game day. noon on sunday we have light rain in the north bay, and at 2:00 p.m. just before game time we have light to moderate potential rain over the course of the day on sunday. will focus more on
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the 49er forecast and tahoe now to traffic with george. >> george: thanks james, here is a quick bridge check, your ride to the bay bridge is like and easy so far. there are no back up or delays in your ride through the san mateo bridge looks good with no problems here on the right side of your screen. we do have a high wind advisory in place for the san mateo bridge. there are no incidents reported, the golden gate bridge ride looks good. we have smooth conditions here through marin county through 101 south bound. there are no delays reported across the span. >> darya: we sent will tran to ma to the road conditions and here's what he saw moments ago. >>reporter: i am driving southbound on 880 through milpitas. i know we need the rain, there is not a drop on my windshield. it is
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actually starting to dry out just a little bit. if you're getting ready to leave the house here or any other place in the bay area, it looks like we will dodge the bullet at least for now. >> mark: it could be a very busy day for the occupy movement san francisco, the movement known as occupy wall street west has dozens of protests scheduled for today. >> mark: even start at 6:00 a.m., that one outside of goldman sacks were the protesters plan to protest outside of goldman sacks were they will prevent customers from entering. and from 10 a.m. until noon, there will be able to march through the financial district mean there could be traffic delays. at 11:30 a.m., protesters will march to the civic center to the ninth circuit court on said
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--on seventh street where they will occupy the courts. then at noon they will march through the financial district and occupy the courts. at 5:00 p.m. they marched to goldman sacks. >> darya: in other news, you can see the incredible win pushing the flames, her more than 20 homes have been destroyed in these fires. firefighters are expected to work through the weekend to be fire contained in reno. >> mark: it looks went out there, we are watching the forecast, there are some chain requirements. it looks like rain and not snow. >>james: snow levels kind of bounce around. sometimes they are down and then they raise up. right now we are in between storms. so down
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about 6500, as the next one comes through will raise slightly and then come back. now you can see some snow, i know they had these chains yesterday on some roads. we had video yet to their folks having to put those on. now let us what to some of the headlines during expecting from the sierra. i know that will give anywhere from 6 in. to 3 + feet up in the sierra. and it will also be very windy and gusty. i want to point that out. the wind gust could get high up to 60 and 80 mi. per hour, so be very careful with that. we should seat on and off again snow and rain throughout the day to day. if you are heading to topple for the week in a looks like you should get some snow and some rain. now we will send it back to you mark. >> mark: we can check out
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the latest on the weather, the game in the protest on our web site at >>justine: here is what is happening right now six people were killed in the helicopter crash we are hearing now that as it went down in afghanistan the people on board were u.s. marines officials are saying that there is no indication this morning that the helicopter was hit by enemy fire. the breaking news into the newsroom is that the six people on board were marines. on this friday will take a break and be right back. [ crickets chirping ]
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>>james: we are back with a quick update on weather for the 49ers. we have a 40 percent chance of rain on sunday, it is cloudy and cold. it looks like it will
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be split link through the game and may even intensify. we have mid-50s at game time and dropping off a little bit as we head towards the end of the game, remember sunset is at 5:30 p.m. so it will be dark when the game ends. a quick check that some traffic concerns and a couple of tips on the big day. >> george: the bayshore freeway. it is the bay bridge that is going to affect the rights of most people. if you want to take public transit, you have a number of options, extra service on the team line, of course he will be able to take the ball park express'. it is $12. if the tea line connects with a special shuttle at the hall street station that will take the directly to candlestick park.
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giants are cutting finishing touches on their game. the nrc to package it will be the seventh time that these two teams will have met. both teams are rolling costs towards sunday and are starting both quarterbacks. alex smith has thrown 201 passes without an interception. our offense is heating up. on the other side of the field, new-line manning has thrown three touchdown passes in three games. >>mark: 2600 tickets available right now on stubhub for. if prices go from $8,500 for lower box seats all the way down to about $325.
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>>darya: we will keep our eyes on the candlestick park area, the game, parking, tickets and everything you need to know about the championship on sunday. these playoffs will determine if we go to the super bowl. we will be right back.
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>>darya: the visibility is pretty good. i am wondering if we will see any sunshine before the rain moves in. >>james: we will stay mostly cloudy all morning long.
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into this evening, some pretty severe rain. here is what we can expect in terms of total accumulation. by 11:00 p.m. almost 2 in. of rain, a little more than an inch in nevada. same-store for san mateo. a little more in san jose. this is not the only system. we have another round coming our way. ha think foss sphere
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>> one child was killed and swept away in floodwaters. the child's mother is still missing. they are calling
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this a 100 year flood. there have been two deaths reported so far. the child was found dead in the car, they're still looking for the mother. >>darya: this is a video out of auburn. >> we have a wet pavement and slippery driving conditions. it is not raining currently. we do not have any hot spots or major accidents, incidents or slowdowns. starting at the bay bridge westbound, there
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are no problems across the stand. the approaches still look pretty good. volume is up quite a bit in the last 50 minutes. your ride on the sanity of bridge, whether it's a factor. a high wind advisory in place. even though an advisory has been issued in the very early hours, it is still in effect for the ride across the bay. no problems except slippery driving conditions and a wet deck. here are the traffic maps and a look at their ride through east bay freeway is starting with interstate 80. the ride on
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the nimitz group oakland, hayward and 580 westbound out of livermore, 680 fan through the sunol grade looks good. south bay freeways are really clear, 101 northbound 85 to the west valley, no problems through marin county on 101 headed southbound. >>darya: san francisco's new sheriff has pleaded not guilty to domestic abuse charges. this was a swarm of media yesterday. ross mercury meet was accused of abusing his wife in front of their son. a judge ordered the sheriff to stay away from his own family. >> i came to this country to make a family because i love across. i know with domestic violence is. the real
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violence here is against me. it is: my family apart. i feel like everyone is using my family in a political game. >>darya: the share is due back in court on monday to set a trial date. >>mark: we will be right back as the kron4 news
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took the stage at the apollo theater for a fund-raiser. he seemed to get caught up in the surroundings.
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>>darya: the president was singing, did you know how much debt that takes? the president attended a total of four fund-raising events in new york. another one was a private meeting at the home of director spike lee. >>mark: he has a great voice. we will be right back as the kron4 news continues. here is a live look at the golden gate bridge.
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>>darya: the bay bridge,
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clear and easy. the pavement is a little bit wet. it ranged pretty good last night. you can see the areas of grain moving on through the bay. no widespread rain. >>darya: i only had to use my wipers in one spot. >> in node torrential downpours. a hit or miss showers here or there. the portion of 101 from the golden gate to sausalito is a little damp with a little more on the way. very
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light. 100th of an inch falling but that is will we can expect your up-to-date. body shower activity. it will not pick up in earnest until about noon. that is when you will see widespread light rain with pockets of rain to the north. bill will only intensify as we head throughout the evening. widespread light, moderate and sometimes heavy rains. the pockets of darker warrant correlates with heavy rain. that is will we expect to the evening ride home. heavy rains, especially in the north bay. we're looking for pretty decent rain come tonight. we have another round headed our way as we head into what looks to be sunday evening, just in time for the 49ers game. when we come back we'll talk more about how much grain. it is pretty impressive color wise, but how much does that
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mean? >>george: we have seen a number of incidents this morning. minor accidents, standouts, that sort of thing. the roadways are slippery, but we are not tracking any hot spots or major problems tying things out. let's head to the
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traffic maps for a look at your commute starting in the east bay for interstate 80, 680 and 24, they all look good. your ride on a highway 101 in the southbound direction looks pretty good. >>darya: we are continuing with weather coverage. will tran and >>will: i am driving past mountain view. there is no rain, if some cars are going in a little bit faster than the speed limit because the roadway is dry. you can only see one star in the sky because there is so much cloud cover.
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>>mark: it could be a busy day for the occupy movement in san francisco. dozens of protests have been organized and is scheduled for today. from 10-noon there will be roving marches through the financial district. protesters say it will likely stop at banks and atms. protesters will be marching from the civic center to arrive at the ninth circuit court at noon on seventh street where there will be an occupy the courts protest. at 4:30 p.m., there will be a labor protest at the grand hyatt hotel.
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>>justine: six people have died in a crash of a u.s. helicopter in afghanistan. we are now learning that the people on board were u.s. marines. officials are saying that there is no indication that the helicopter was hit by enemy fire. >>darya: the crashed italian cruise line, any movement has been monitored because any shift could be dangerous for the divers. sachs
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>>erica: e-mail your own photos to and i will feature some of those photos featured your teen spirit. >>darya: a warming easily outdistances football fans thinking about causing trouble at this weekend's game. >> san francisco police do not want anyone being harassed at candlestick park like some saints fans were. police are encouraging and lance fans who are being hassled by 49ers fans or vice versa to detect a description or to call this
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number and to make sure to include throw or section number of where the rowdy fans are sitting. all calls and text messages are confidential. >>mark: we will be right back as the kron4 news continues. a live look at the golden gate bridge.
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gangs >> here is a look at storm tracker 4. a lot of activity well to the north and now beginning to show up around the bay. you can see some rain falling in assaults a leader, san francisco in and in the east bay. most of it is life in nature. the light areas of grief indicate a couple hundred of an inch. through the heart of san francisco between downtown and daly city we're booking at heavier stuff coming down near sausalito. this is all tracking to the east. oakland, alameda and basically the nimitz is getting ready for light rain in the next 20 minutes-half an hour. we had a light rain over union city and fremont but has now pushed off into the east bay hills. as for
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the rest of the rain, 8:00 a.m., still dealing with scattered showers until noon. that is when we get widespread light rain. flat moderate rain it mainly to the dollar fall becomes more widespread by 5:00 p.m.. half like at&t tuftings really tested. heavy rain coming down a source the north bay and golden gate bridge calls all cool light- heavy rain from 5:00 p.m. on. take a look at the rainfall totals to live look at the 7 day in fifth hall >>george: we're pretty lucky. we are not tracking any hot spots of the chp is already busy with a number
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of minor help finance and accidents. right now is still a pretty light ride around the bay area. the bridge check starts here on the bay bridge. westbound, no delays or backups. we have wet pavement and the intermittent showers. your ride on the san mateo bridge still has a with advisory in place that the chp is not yet ready to lift if all those dire health problems currently on the stand. the golden gate looks good 101 northbound and southbound. let's take a look around the bay starting here with 68580 westbound. the nimitz freeway, a closer look at the ride into oakland from san leandro shows goodspeed's all the way. in minor accidents reported has found near the coliseum your
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trip to the south bay is still the late free tests this the 23 minute drive time from 27 to the golden gate. >>darya: a muni bus driver charged with hitting and killing a pedestrian said to be arraigned today. let's take a look at video from the scene of the accident back in august. she was struck in the crosswalk, muni officials say the driver did not even know that he had had someone until he heard a bystander screen. he is not suspected of being under the influence of alcohol or drugs at the time of the accident. we could get a plea this morning or on giselle esteban, she is charged with killing a nursing student michelle lee, she disappeared in here last may. for body was found in
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september. there were both interested in the same man and a hall lane to leave for ruining the relationship with her child's father. arena is set for 9:00 a.m.. >>mark: the 14 year-old boy accused of sexually assaulting and robbing two women will be in court today. prosecutors are filing a motion asking for a behavioral study. call depending on the outcome, he could be tried as an adult. lars >> the driver of this suv that drove into the muni train tunnel kris now behind bars. police believe it was a result of drunk driving. full of cox the suspected driver has been charged with driving under the influence. stanley roberts
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visit. it's unique fog lines furious >>stanley: of muni rail lines are those disaffected tracks in the entire bay area. whether it is for light rail for cable cars, you are bound to find someone beating badly, like the man who ignored this did not and design and drove almost a quarter of a mile inside in the tunnel. but he was intoxicated. if there are more accidents just leading to happen. notice painted on the road would come a the outline and a set of double yellow lines. but also notice the drivers of the evil he turns and left- hand turns across the tracks near the cable cars, a black pickup truck got stuck making an illegal u- turn. drivers are now
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permitted to turn left but drivers do what ever they want to do across the tracks. there are some sections were drivers are known for making illegal maneuvers on train tracks like here in san jose, another location is third street in be the. i did not catch any today that i did find this car that turned across the tracks, hit this poll call and the owner of a car reported stolen five minutes later. >>mark: if you have a, for stores suggestions, e-mail him. >>darya: we're back with more in a couple of minutes. here is a live look at the approach to the bay bridge. traffic is moving at the limit, no metering lights. will be right back.
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yet of >>mark: we are seeing showers moving down from the north. few could be getting a break where you are but we have heavy rain to the norfolk about to move onshore near eureka fury if it will be dropping out some very heavy rain later today. >>darya: here's a look at the forecasts headed into the weekend. taking a look at saturday, that is when we will get a little bit of debris before the next round of showers comes in. those showers will hit saturday afternoon or evening and then we will get the sun and shower mixed. it is a split decision on sunday. we have the son and mild temperatures moving in. next work week is shaping up to be a little bit nicer.
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>>erica: a new study published in the journal of nutrition says that if you're cranky, will retire, you're probably just dehydrated. being dehydrated did cause headaches systems --headaches symptoms, you probably want to grab a glass of water. her health >>darya: we are back with more in a couple of minutes. here is a live look at the james lick. we will be right back.
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