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i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic... a very rainy start to the morning with showers becoming less widespread later in the day. expect daytime highs in the upper 50's under primarily cloudy skies well through the day. tomorrow showers will lighten even further with some sunshine returning and even dryer conditions to look forward to friday into saturday.
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no major hot spots. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. san mateo bridge less then 30 min from 880 to 101. golden gat bridge drive time less than 30 min from 37 to the toll plaza. richmond toll to 101
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coverage of this storm in the south bay. ( darya ) kron 4's will tran is in san jose with a look.
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( james ) thanks will. ( darya ) because of the wet weather cal-trans has delayed construction work on the richmond-san rafael bridge. the repairs were supposed to begin this week... in an effort to prevent more concrete from falling onto the lower deck in the future. crews saying they have to replace the 31 sliding joints on the upper deck of the bridge. repairs are expected to begin once the wet weather ends. ( darya ) the rainy is weather is taking its toll on
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the santa cruz mountains. a sinkhole on highway- 35 quickly evolved into a landslide that took out a hundred foot section of one northbound lane. officials say... the rain and runoff have undermined the pavement ... and part of the hillside above and below the slide. one lane is expected to reopen in a couple of weeks. ( darya ) don't forget .... you can stay connected to the weather in your neighborhood with the kron-4 mobile app. you will find full forecasts ... and interactive radar. and you can get push alerts on bay area storms. ( james ) new this morning... a woman is recovering after being shot several times in the leg and the shooter is still on the loose. this happened in vallejo near the intersection of walnut avenue and 'g' street on mare island. the woman was taken to the hospital in stable condition. police do not have any information on a possible shooting. ( james ) there has been a
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confirmed case of measles in san francisco. officials say, the person is an adult who was exposed to measles during an international flight. this is the first case in the city since 20-13. in the u-s so far this year, there have been at least 206 -confirmed cases of measles. symptoms of measles include a fever...and a rash that will start on the forehead and behind the ears. it can last up to a week. ( darya ) in the east bay. police in livermore are still searching for answers after a man's body was found on a popular hiking trail. it happened monday morning on a walking path next to the arroyo creek. a person using the path discovered the body... flagged down a police patrol car and took the officers about 150-yards to the location of the body. investigators say the deceased man is a livermore resident. they are not releasing his identity until next of kin has bedeath is classified as suspicious because there are no obvious signs of blunt force trauma or foul play. ( darya ) scary moments at an east bay high school police say a student
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was stabbed on campus by another student. it happened around 3 o'clock yesterday afternoon at livermore high school. this is a picture of police at the scene.police say two male students were involved. one of them was arrested, the other was taken to the hospital with non- life threatening injuries. police say it was an isolated incident, and the no other students were in danger. ( james ) police in pacifica say the two people found dead inside a home sunday afternoon are believed to have died in a murder suicide. the pair has been identified as ana marie alba and johny tu. police responded to the home around 12:30 on banyon way and found alba and tu dead. people have not said who was the alleged murder victim. ( james ) happening today...the man who was caught on video attacking a conservative activist at u-c berkeley will be arraigned in oakland. the alameda county district attorney has filed three - felony charges.... against zachary greenberg. he is charged
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with assault with force likely to produce great bodily injury, battery with serious bodily injury, and criminal threats ... all for his attack on hayden williams. greenberg was arrested on friday.. ( darya ) city leaders in piedmont are planning to install more security cameras around the city. its part of an effort to expand the city's surveillance camera network. right now -- there are three cameras at the intersection of oakland and grand. police say, the pilot program has worked well for keeping the city safe .... and catching criminals. the expansion would install cameras at five additional public locations. ( james ) ( james ) a big story this morning.protests erupted again after california's attorney genel fatally shot stephon clark. the city council meeting in sacramento saw a lot of frustration,
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tears and anger. john lorinc has more. a second probe into the officer-involved shooting of stephon clark.....and the same end result.xavier becerra/california attorney general"our investigation has concluded that no criminal charges against the officers involved in the shooting can be sustained."the decision produced immediate backlash. mos/protester"this is america, as childish gambino said. this is america, this is sacramento and this isn't as good as we can get."clark was shot at least 7 times by two officers last year in his grandmother's backyard ......the 22-year-unarmed. mos/protester"anybody, i don't care where you're policing at, shoot a man in the back running from you, you should be fired. no retirement, nothing, like that."the report from the state department of justice makes critical points: including police helicopter audio describing clark breaking into cars and video showing him advancing toward officers.the police also said
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they thought a flash of light they saw came from a weapon. only his cell phone was found at the scenexavier becerra/california attorney general"there's a young man who's no longer alive with two sons who won't have a father, whose mother i just met with who's grieving. of course it was a tough call, these are all tough calls. it's never easy."the u-s attorney's office and f-b-i say they will investigate to determine whether clark's federal civil rights were violated.nat sound from protesters"stephon clark....say his name.....stephon clark....say his clark."i'm john lorinc reporting. ( darya ) coming up ... coming up ... the wrath of mother nature creates a traumatic experience on a cruise ship. we'll hear from passengers. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast.
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mes ) more rain is moving across the bay area.... here's a look at radar.
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(darya)(james) ( john ) welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic this morning. a very rainy start to the morning with showers becoming less widespread later in the day. expect daytime highs in the upper 50's under primarily cloudy skies well through the day. tomorrow showers will lighten even further with some sunshine returning and even
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dryer conditions to look forward to friday into saturday. no major hot no major hot spots. bay bridge
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wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf.
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( james ) for your money.re a new climb. kron4's mauree kelly has the latest sky high
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figures. atthis la transplant is housesitting an aparment on nob hill.....where in the same building, a 1 bedroom unit is renting for what apparently is the new normal....according to zumper, an online real estate marketplace, this march the average rent of a 1 bedroom in san francisco is just shy of $3700 hundred dollars a month. that's an increase of nearly 9 percent since last year at this time.and it's bucking the national trend of rent prices which are falling. so it's really frustrating i don't know what's gonna happen unfortunetly for those looking for a new aparment, the cheif business officer for zumper thinks san francisco's upward trend will continue.this is the beginning of the early rental season for us we normally see rents start up
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tech as we come into spring and then through the summer we would have an expectation that rents would continue to rise through mid year this year the say the reasons behind the rise....not enough rental stock to meet the demand brought on by our thriving local economy.....as well as a change in thinking with the younger generation moving in. our latest survey has suggested it 33% of millennial's know longer do you homeownership as being the american dream that has the housesitter we meet outside this building staying on move...since she can't afford to settle down. i've been able to find people who let me housesit so i've been housesitting myself around san francisco i do take care my friend so it's a little fragmenting not having a stable base but that's the reality it's not only a new peak price in an already expensive city it's also the highest rent in the nation beating out new york city by nearly 30%maureen kelly kron4 news ( darya ) in national headlines ... passengers on a norwegian escape cruise ship were hit by hurricane force winds ... causing the
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sunday in port canaveral ned florida. and there was no warning. take a look. 115 mile per hour winds tilted the ship by as much as 40 degrees. bottles crashed off shelves and furniture began to slide across the floor. several passengers and crew members were injured. people shared their nightmare experience once they hit dry land.
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. ( james ) as rain moves across the bay area john will have a look at today's forecast. ( james ) and here's a live look outside... san mateo bridge.
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major hot spot in orinda wb 24 at the tunnel. accident blocks the left bore. jammed out of orinda.
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a very rainy start to the morning with showers becoming less widespread later in the day. expect daytime highs in the cloudy skies well through t day. tomorrow showers will lighten even further with some sunshine returning and even dryer conditions to look forward to friday into saturday.
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( james ) more rain is moving across the bay area.... here's a look at radar. ( darya ) and we are also tracking the wet morning commute. here is a look at the bay bridge ... richmond-san rafael bridge ... the golden gate bridge and the san mateo bridge. keep it slow on the roads as it rains and have your windshield wipers and headlights on. (james)(darya) lets start the half hour with a check of weather and traffic... with showers becoming less widespread later in the day. expect daytime highs in the upper 50's under primarily cloudy skies well through the day. tomorrow showers will lighten even further with some sunshine returning and even dryer conditions to look forward to friday into saturday.
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major hot spot in orinda wb 24 at the tunnel. accident blocks the left bore. jammed blocks the left accident at the tunnel. in orinda wb 24 major hot spot
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( james ) we continue our team coverage of this storm in the south bay. ( darya ) kron 4's will tran is in san jose with a look.
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( james ) thanks will. ( james ) lake oroville's much discussed new spill-way could soon be pressed into action ... as water levels rise after all this rain. the spillway, and the back-up spillway failed in february of 2017, leading to the
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evacuation of nearly 200- thousand residents downstream. since then, more than a billion dollars has been spent fixing the dam. authorities say it's ready to go. the lake is only a few feet below the spillway's gate. ( james ) don't forget .... you can stay connected to the weather in your neighborhood with the kron-4 mobile app. you will find full forecasts ... and interactive radar. and you can get push alerts on bay area storms. ( darya ) a big story this morning....teachers in the san ramon valley unified school district could decide today if they are going on strike.( james ) negotiations between the district and teachers are expected to continue in just a few hours.. kron 4's sara stinson is joining us live now with more. a strike is pending as negotiations are ongoing today between the san ramon valley unified school district and teachers.take a look at this
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video of teachers on the picket line last week sending a message to the district they are ready to begin an actual strike if a deal does not get reached soon.in fact 98 percent of nearly 17-hundred teachers in the san ramon valley education association voted to authorize a strike if they are unable to agree on contract terms with the district.yesterday meetings were held behind closed doors between the union and the district.teachers say they want a pay raise, smaller class sizes and more school nurses.teachers are ready to stand up for what they want as they say it'll provide a better education for students. the district says they believe strongly that both the district and the union want the best for students and will be able to agree on a solution. listen now to both sides.
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table and not getting any movement all year so we are frustrated and we dont want to have to go to strike but we are on the process to get there we are the fourth lowest funded district in the state of california and a lot of people don't know that but we have a great relationship with our teachers but we our challenges> to attend today's meeting and learn more about the possible strike and contract negotiations... head to dougherty valley high school at 7 tonight. ( james ) thanks sara.sara.
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( darya ) today... some health services may not be available again in san mateo county. that's because human services workers there ... are on a two- day strike. hundreds of workers walked off the job holding signs that called for better treatment. the workers are with the american federation of state, county and municipal employees. the union members did ánot approve a three- year contract negotiated to be considered standards, worker to supervisors ratios and voluntary time off. it is unclear when the union and county will negotiate again. ( darya ) the berkeley city council is reaching out
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to residents as it decides what should happen to the old pacific steel casting building. when it closed last year, hundreds of longtime employees not only lost their jobs..but also back wages and benefits. right now the company is trying to manage it's way through bankruptcy proceedings. the board of trustees that now owns the land has reached out to the city saying it wants to find a buyer quickly. the mayor of berkeley believes redeveloping the property would reduce crime in the area and revitalize that part of town. the mayor says the city will continue to reach out the public for ideas on the future of the site. the city council hopes to provide direction to the planning commission on a plan in may. ( james ) there has been lot of discussion on where the raiders will play next season. reports say the las vegas- bound team could end up playing the 2019 season in oakland. oakland mayor libby shaaf talked to kron4 about the immediate future of the raiders in oakland. here's what she had to say.
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encouraging news about a potentiafor one and possibly two more years of the raiders playing in oakland. i'm so happy for our workers but mostly for the raider nation... the best fans in the world. just so much loyalty, so much passion and love... they deserve to have their team at home.but let's be clear. two things about a lease term.... one. we will not give up the right to sue the nfl and the raiders for wrongfully abandoning our city and harming us in the process. and second, we will not subsidize the team for playing here any more. the city has got to make a profit. that is true for alameda county, our co-owners of the colisuem. so those are two things to look for in this deal ">( james ) mayor schaaf says an official announcement is expected next week.the oakland coliseum authority, city council, and alameda county
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board of supervisors would all have to approve a deal. we will air the entire interview with mayor schaaf this morning at 10 a-m -- on 'kron on'. you can download the app... just visit kron-on- tv to sign up. ( james ) coming up. embarrassing. that's how warriors coach steve kerr describes last night's blowout loss at home. we'll hear more from kerr. ( john ) and i am tracking your bay area forecast. lowe's knows you'll do it right,
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( darya ) another snowstorm is slamming the sierra. here is a look at i80 at donnor lake. a winter storm warning is now in effect and anywhere from one- to three- feet of new snow is possible in the upper elevations of the mountains. the storm warning runs through tonight. (james)(darya) welcome back. lets get a check of weather and traffic...
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a very rainy start to the morning with showers becoming less widespread later in the day. expect daytime highs in the upper 50's under primarily cloudy skies well through the day. tomorrow showers will lighten even sunshine returning and even dryer conditions to look forward to friday into saturday.
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major hot spot in orinda wb 24 at the tunnel. accident blocks the left bore. jammed out of orinda. bay bridge wb 80 is less then 30 min from the maze to sf. ( james ) surrounding the san francisco
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giants. newly-signed outfielder cameron maybin has been arrested for driving under the influence while at spring training. scottsdale police booked the 31-year-old on two offenses early friday morning last week. but news of the incident only surfaced yesterday. reports say he was stopped after being seen speeding and weaving through traffic. and a sobriety test revealed a blood alcohol over the legal limit. he's been in the league for 12-years... and just signed a minor league deal with the club last month.
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the giants released a brief statement saying they are aware of and monitoring the situation. and there will be no further comment. ( darya ) now to the warriors. they suffered a 33 point loss to the boston celtics. it's the worst home loss in the steve kerr era. no klay thompson in the lineup because of knee soreness. and from the beginning, turnovers plagued the warriors. boston led by 25 at half-time.curry was the only player picking up the slack. he led the team with 25 points for the night. but there was no effort from the other players. warriors turned the ball over 22-times. the celtics blow out the warriors 128-95. steve kerr called it embarassing. ( darya ) here's the good news.
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the warriors are still first in the west. they will look to bounce back against the denver nuggets friday night at oracle. (james) james adlib big board. ( darya ) as we head to break...here's a look at radar as rain moves across the bay area john will have a look at today's forecast. ( darya ) ( darya ) and coming up in
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a very rainy start to the morning with showers becoming less widespread later in the day. expect daytime highs in the upper 50's under primarily cloudy skies well through the day. tomorrow showers will lighten even further with some sunshine returning and even dryer conditions to look forward to friday into saturday. ( robin )
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major hot spots in los altos hill nb 680 at page mill overturn accident blocking ( james ) coming up in the next hour. we're continuing to track the rain... here's a look at radar.
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it's like just like, "psscheew". insanely good. ( james ) this morning we are tracking the rain in the bay area. taking a live look at storm tracker 4 radar. rain moving across the bay area this monring... but the heavy stuff is expected to come later this afternoon. (darya) good morning i'm darya folsom.. (james) and i'm james fletcher. lets start the morning with a check of weather and traffic...
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a very rainy start to the morning with showers becoming less widespread later in the day. expect daytime highs in the upper 50's under primarily cloudy skies well through the day. tomorrow showers will lighten even further with some even dryer conditions to look forward to friday into saturday.

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