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will be in the upper 20s. winds north 5-10mph. friday: rain/snow mix in the late morning or midday. becoming all rain late in the day. heavy rain at times. highs will be in the low 40s. winds ene 5- 15mph. today we will see quiet weather. high pressure is in control. highs will be in the 30s. we'll see precipitation start up tomorrow. the models bring it in a little later in the day. so this will allow for more of a rain/snow mix in the region with snow north of the metro. this will turn into all rain in our area late friday into saturday. then a big area of low pressure will move through and then to our east late saturday. on the back side we could see the precipitation turn back into snow. however, dry air will also start to move into the region. so we could see some light accumulations at that time, but only after a lot of melting from the rain before that point. the highest amounts are forecast north and west of the metro area. there sunday, but it will be windy. there could be
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some minor tidal flooding good morning, hampton roads. let's check traffic now. our team coverage on the weather conditions takes us to virginia beach. our morning crew has been outside getting a better look at the roads for you this morning. rico bush is live near
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independence boulevard with more on the conditions. rico - how's it looking? don, katie, everything is really looking great., but as you can see it's quiet. let's give you a closer look - the roads are clear for the most part - there's a light dusting of snow on the grass - that's all about - nothing really to be alarmed about this morning. as you head out the door this morning, you may notice a light coat of snow on your car if it was parked when the flurries fell yesterday. it doesn't appear like the flurries stuck to any windshields , so it should come off very easily, even in the freezing temperatures this morning. in virginia beach, public work crews prepped the roads overnight for drivers - trying to get ahead of what's to come next. other cities from the peninsula to the southside have crews out assessing the roads and will pre-treat the roads and spread salt and sand today or tomorrow, if necessary. city officials across hampton roads have really
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been putting attention to the second round of snow heading into our area tomorrow and this weekend. that's the potential big one that may be of concern, but new forecast models show it could fizzle out and may not be that bad. we'll be watching and will keep you updated. live in virginia beach, rico bush, 10 on your side. wavy-dot-com is your source to stay up- to-date on all aspects of the storm any time of the day. we put links to everything you might need right on our homepage. you can get delays, download our latest weather blogs meteorologists go further forecast. there are water concerns for people in chesapeake near fentress landing field. tests found high levels of chemicals from firefighting foam in the water. 10 on your side learned the navy is providing bottled water to workers at
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naval auxiliary landing field fentress as a precaution. the navy says it will test groundwater near the field to see if the issue impacts any neighborhoods near that may use well water. today governor terry mcauliffe plans to be in hampton roads for a major announcement. the governor and the u-s department of housing and urban development secretary will be in norfolk this afternoon to discuss who will get money for disaster recovery. we'll be sure to let you know what he says. now to decision 20-16 news. a local face will join hillary clinton's campaign this weekend. virginia senator tim kaine will join the democratic presidential candidate in iowa. kaine could be a potential vice presidential pick. the richmond times dispatch reports that clinton's campaign says kaine will talk to people in iowa about what's at stake in the election. he will also talk about why clinton is the candidate to take on republicans. a snowboarder could faces charges for this. why a ski resort says what he did was very dangerous. plus, stocking up. people
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up and down the east coast are hitting the stores ahead of this weekend's winter storm. you'll hear some of their essentials. and we have the latest on an investigation into a suspicious package
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("jeremy ad libs wx headlines") winter storm watch up for areas north and west of the metro area for tomorrow into saturday. today: mostly sunny. highs will be in the mid- upper 30s. winds nw 10-15mph. tonight: increasing clouds. lows will be in the upper 20s. winds north 5-10mph. friday: rain/snow mix in the late morning or midday. becoming all rain late in the day. heavy rain at times. highs will be in the low 40s. winds ene 5- 15mph. today we will see quiet weather. high pressure is in control. highs will be in the 30s. we'll see precipitation start up tomorrow. the models bring it in a little later in the day. so this will allow for more of a rain/snow mix in the region with snow north of the metro. this will turn into all rain in our area late friday into saturday. then a big area of low pressure will move through and then to our east late saturday.
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on the back side we could see the precipitation turn back into snow. however, dry air will also start to move into the region. so we could see some light accumulations at that time, but only after a lot of melting from the rain before that point. the highest amounts are forecast north and west of the metro area. there could be a foot of snow near richmond with up to 2 feet near washington d.c. we'll dry out on sunday, but it will be windy. there could be some minor tidal flooding in the region. stay tuned for updates to this developing weather situation. good morning, hampton
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he was supposed to protect and serve. but instead, a jury found the former police officer guilty of unspeakable crimes while on duty. what he now faces today. plus, another police officer is speaking out. what he had to say after he allegedly told people to run over m-l-k
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marchers. and caught in an avalanche. why the snowboarder buried in the snow could now face criminal charges. can't afford to let heartburn get in the way? try nexium 24hr, now the #1 selling brand for frequent heartburn. get complete protection with the new leader in frequent heartburn. that's nexium level protection. if you could see your cough, it's just a cough. you'd see how often you cough all day and so would everyone else. new robitussin 12 hour delivers fast, powerful cough relief that lasts up to twelve hours. new robitussin 12 hour cough relief.
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happening today, the former oklahoma police officer convicted of sexually assaulting more than a dozen women is expected to be in court for sentencing. you're looking at daniel holtzclaw when he learned about his conviction last month. he raped and sexually assaulted 13 african american women while on duty. a jury recommended a sentence that totaled more than 260 years. before deciding on that today, a judge will also decide on a motion for a new trial. hampton university took actor and comedian bill cosby off its board of trustees. this follows similar universities that used to be affilated with cosby. he's been the target of dozens of sexual assault allegations dating back to the 19- 70s. cosby also faces criminal charges for a 2004 case. happening today, a big deployment in this cold weather. the u-s-n-s patuxent is scheduled to leave naval station norfolk this afternoon. this is video when the patuxent came home over
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holidays last year. the civilian-crewed ship is a fleet oiler that fuels other u-s navy ships when they're out at sea. the fbi and the military are investigating a bomb threat at a local military base. investigators closed gate 5 to joint expeditionary base little creek-fort story for several hours wednesday night. a base spokesman confirms someone found a suspicious package at the gate at shore drive and independence boulevard in virginia beach. fbi agents tells us they took a suspect into custody. as of last night, agents were still questioning that person. virginia beach police need your help to find the man they say robbed an oceanfront drug store. it happened yesterday at the walgreens on pacific avenue. officers say the suspect threatened to hurt employees. they say he grabbed drugs and ran towards 25th street. investigators think he may have robbed the same pharmacy around christmas. no one was hurt. suffolk police are looking two men they say robbed a woman. it happened tuesday afternoon outside the supreme park and shop on east washington street. police
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say they pulled out a gun and woman was not hurt. new this morning, a snowboarder could face criminal charges after he recorded himself triggering an avalanche. take a look at this video from a camera 29-yer-old christian friday. he and his friends are at sugar bowl resort in california. you can see him get buried under the snow of the avalanche in this video. the resort says this is a very active avalanche area and is closed to the public. the resort also says mares's actions put himself, his friends, and the skiing public at risk. everyone is getting ready for winter weather this weekend. we're all watching the forecast, especially the airlines. with millions of people traveling this weekend, air carriers are preparing for the possibility of lots of delays and cancellations. american, southwest and delta have already issued travel waivers to
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letting customers make changes without penalties. the airlines say they should know later today if they'll have to start cancelling flights. people in new york city aren't taking any chances. they've hit the hardware stores and grocery stores. things like shovels, snow-blowers and generators are flying off the shelves. mayor bill de public service announcement with advice on how new yorkers with the cold. people in new jersey are making that mad dash to the grocery stores. the winter storm is expected to slam the northeast this weekend. residents are stocking up on food, water and supplies. :40 - 1:07 runs 27 no supers (connie tiesi ) "got my tea, my soda, crackers and cheese, and a loaf of bread. i've got eggs home so i'm all set for the storm." (kevin ryan) "i'm shopping for my mother, myself and grabbing a couple extra things for the firehouse. coffee, half-and-half, lunchables. i'm getting ready ahead of time. i don't want to wait till the last minute and have to fight the lines." (helen sminkey) "normally, i wouldn't even come out because we're usually stocked up, but because of
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the storm we don't want to be out in the snow." the storm is expected to affect tens of millions of people in the northeast. ("jeremy ad libs wx headlines") winter storm watch up for areas north and west of the metro area for tomorrow into saturday. today: mostly sunny. highs will be in the mid- upper 30s. winds nw 10-15mph. tonight: increasing clouds. lows will be in the upper 20s. winds north 5-10mph. friday: rain/snow mix in the late midday. becoming all rain late in the day. heavy rain at times. highs will be in the low 40s. winds ene 5- 15mph. today we will see quiet weather. high pressure is in control. highs will precipitation start up tomorrow. the models bring it in a little later in the day. so this will allow for more of a rain/snow mix in the region with snow north of the metro. this will turn into all rain in our area late friday into
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saturday. then a big area of low pressure will move through and then to our east late saturday. on the back side we could see the precipitation turn back into snow. however, dry air will also start to move into the region. so we could see some light accumulations at that time, but only after a lot of melting from the rain before that point. the highest amounts are forecast north and west of the metro area. there could be a foot of snow near richmond with up to some minor tidal flooding in the region. stay tuned for updates to this developing weather
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good morning, hampton roads. let's check
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this morning, a minnesota police officer is apologizing about a controversial facebook post he made about the dr. martin luther king, junior holiday. he urged drivers to run over black lives matter protestors, then wrote on how to get away with it. that officer was on the st. paul police force for more than 20 years. 0-7 runs 7 (andrew henderson) "it's really concerning to me that someone would encourage violence on a day celebrating a man who taught peace." police say they are actively investigating the post. they say the officer's statement does not reflect the values of the entire department. right now, that officer is suspended. his attorney says he is aware of the investigation, and will let it play out before letting his client
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frozen over. check out this video of an icy delaware river in philly. and this is nothing compared to what
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will get this weekend. this next video of the winter weather might give you chills. low temperatures in philadelphia froze over the delaware river. the mercury fell to into the 20s. this is just the beginning for folks in
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philly. the city is in the path of a major snow storm expected to hit this weekend. meteorologist jeremy wheeler's been talking about all morning. philly could see up to a foot of snow before the storm is finally over. emergency crews in wisconsin rescued a fisherman who fell through the ice. authorities say he was riding an a-t-v. the man had proper flotation equipment and managed to stay above water until help arrived. this is why officials caution about walking on frozen lakes and ponds. :50 - 1:05 runs 15 (tim now it's been cold. the ice isn't safe right now. it changes throughout the lake, the depth. that area out there just recently froze over in the last 3-4 days." paramedics treated the man for hyopthermia. he was not seriously hurt. we're waking up to some winter weather ahead of a
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bigger storm this weekend. it could be a lot more than the snow we got last night. that's why we are here with team coverage to make sure you are prepared for what's ahead. meteorologist jeremy wheeler is updating his snow forecast for tomorrow. and jen lewis is staying on top of any issues on the interstates while 10 on your side's rico bush has been out all night watching the roads. many schools are on a delay. you'll see those scrolling at the bottom of your screen. first we start in the weather center. jeremy you are not expecting any winter mix today. ("jeremy ad libs wx headlines") winter storm watch up for areas north and west of the metro area for tomorrow into saturday. today: mostly sunny. highs will be in the mid- upper 30s. winds nw 10-15mph. tonight: increasing clouds. lows will be in the upper 20s. winds north 5-10mph. friday: rain/snow mix in the late morning or midday. becoming all rain late in the day.
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highs will be in the low 40s. winds ene 5- 15mph. today we will see quiet weather. high pressure is in control. highs will be in the 30s. we'll see precipitation start up tomorrow. the models bring it in a little later in the day. so this will allow for more of a rain/snow mix in the region with snow north of the metro. this will turn into all rain in our area late friday into saturday. then a big area of low pressure will move through and then to our east late saturday. on the back side we could see the precipitation turn back into snow. however, dry air will also start to move into the region. so we could see some light accumulations at that time, but only after a forecast north and west of the metro area. there sunday, but it will be developing weather situation. good morning, hampton roads. let's check
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our team coverage of the winter weather continues with more on a second round of snow heading to hampton roads. we expect it to leave a mark on the peninsula and southside. rico bush and his photographer are in virginia beach near independence boulevard with more on the current weather conditions. rico, what are you seeing? don, katie,things here are pretty quiet. the
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roads are dry and for the most part clear - and we're only seeing a light dusting of snow on the grass and light coat of snow on cars that have been parked overnight, but it's something that's going to be really easy to brush off this morning. no ice on the roadways and nothing sticking to the roads. city officials across hampton roads have really been turning their focus to the second round of snow heading into our area tomorrow and this weekend. that's the potential big one that may be of concern, but new forecast models show it could fizzle out and may not be that bad. nonetheless, some cities are out assessing the roads and will pre- treat the roads and spread salt and sand, if necessary. in virginia beach, public work crews prepped the roads overnight. so at this hour - nothing too drastic outdoors - few cars have passed us
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near independence boulevard - and it appears everyone is driving just fine this morning. live in virginia beach, rico bush, 10 on your side. before the next wave of winter weather hits, download our free wavy weather app and wavy news app. with both you'll be able to see any school closings and delays and get hour- by-hour forecasts. james city county. firefighters tell us a fire broke out inside lumber liquidator's main sanding unit just after midnight. that's in toano. crews tell us workers were inside when the fire started. the factory shut down overnight as firefighters worked to the get the fire under control. they estimate the fire caused thousands of dollars in they're still sparked the fire. new this morning, the transportation board has awarded road projects. they total almost $200
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million dollars. those projects include the interstate 64 widening on the peninsula, which is set to be finished by the summer of 2019, and two new bridges along route 58. wave. many people hit the stores. we'll show you what they're buying. and the winter weather caused a havoc for commuters in d-c. see how it even caused problems for the presidential motorcade. plus as you get ready to handle the storm outside, how you can stay warm while safe inside your home. we're on your side with tips to avoid a
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("jeremy ad libs wx headlines") winter storm watch up for areas north and west of the metro area for tomorrow into saturday. today: mostly sunny. highs will be in the mid- upper 30s. winds nw 10-15mph. tonight: increasing clouds. lows will be in the upper 20s. winds north 5-10mph. friday: rain/snow mix in the late morning or midday. becoming all rain late in the day. heavy rain at times. highs will be in the low 40s. winds ene 5- 15mph. today we will see quiet weather. high pressure is in control. highs will be in the 30s. we'll see precipitation start up tomorrow. the models bring it in a little later in the day. so this will allow for more of a rain/snow mix in the
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region with snow north of the metro. this will turn into all rain in our area late friday into saturday. then a big area of low pressure will move through and then to our east late saturday. on the back side we could see the precipitation turn back into snow. however, dry air will also start to move into the region. so we could see some light accumulations at that time, but only after a lot of melting from the rain before that point. the highest amounts are forecast north and west of the metro area. there could be a foot of snow near richmond with up to 2 feet near washington d.c. we'll dry out on sunday, but it will be developing weather situation. good morning, hampton roads. let's check
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sold out. people clear the shelves at a virgnia grocery store before the next wave hits. and if you are heading out on the roads remember to slow down! state police tell us they
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were busy helping drivers on the slippery interstates. we'll tell you how many traffic accidents they worked during the first wave of winter weather. and meteorologist jeremy wheeler is busy working on a new blog about the winter storm. you'll can find it, along with our other
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dot com. just in a school closing on the eastern shore. accomac county schools are closed today. many people in our area headed out to the stores before the first wave of winter weather hit. shoppers in hampton scooped up ice melt and shovels today. the manager of ace hardware on town center way says they've solds hundreds of both. salt is also going quickly. cameron jasper c15 02:30:44 - :48 "as fast as we can bring it out of out of salt - like the ace hardware in newport news, on warwick boulevard. an employee says they'll have more tomorrow. folks in the western part of the state flocked to the grocery store and cleared the shelves. these pictures come from a kroger store near roanoke. shoppers have already pulled milk and bread from the shelves. they're expecting at
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least six inches of snow there over the next couple days. people living in northern virginia up past baltimore are under a blizzard watch. meteorologists in washington forecast the area could get anywhere from 18 to 24 inches of snow friday night into saturday. you're looking live right now at the capitol building. the winter storm will bring wind and heavy snow that could cause blizzard conditions. watch as this woman fell on an icy d-c street. she went down right in front of a car, that luckily stopped. she got up and kept going. but it's not easy getting around the nation's capital this morning. wintry conditions made the evening commute stretch way into the night with traffic clogging interstates 95 and 66. the slick roads were even a problem for the secret service. you're looking at video of vehicles in president barack obama's motorcade skidding on the road. agents had to drive the president from joint base andrews in maryland to the white house because the bad
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report said the usual 25 minute drive took more than a hour. because of the slippery roads state police responded to more than 150 accidents on the road statewide. one crash turned out to be deadly in bedford county. in fairfax, state police say a van hit a tropper on 495. medics took the trooper to the hospital with minor injuries. state police say if you are driving on slippery roads, slow down and give yourself plenty of time to get where you are going. with more cold weather coming, we want you to be safe while staying warm in your home. firefighters say about a third of all house fires in the winter come from space heaters. 10 on your side got this video of virginia beach crews putting out a fire at a mobile home on ritzcraft drive yesterday. investigators say a space heater with damaged wiring caused the fire. no one got hurt, but crews offered these tips to stay safe. be sure to inspect the heater for cracked or broken plugs or loose connections before you
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use it. if you see any damage do not use it. also never leave a space heater unattended. turn it off if you leave a room or go to sleep. and be sure to keep them at least three feet away from anything that can burn. ("jeremy ad libs wx headlines") winter storm watch up for areas north and west of the metro area for tomorrow into saturday. today: mostly sunny. highs will be in the mid- upper 30s. winds nw 10-15mph. tonight: increasing clouds. lows will be in the upper 20s. winds north 5-10mph. friday: rain/snow mix in the late morning or midday. becoming all rain late in the day. heavy rain at times. highs will be in the low 40s. winds ene 5- 15mph. today we will see quiet weather. high pressure is in control. highs will be in the 30s. we'll see precipitation start up tomorrow. the models bring it in a little later in the day. so this will allow for more of a rain/snow mix in the region with snow north of the metro. this will
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area late friday into saturday. then a big area of low pressure will move through and then to our east late saturday. on the back side we could see the precipitation turn back into snow. however, dry air will also start to move into the region. so we could see some light accumulations at that time, but only after a lot of melting from the rain before that point. the highest amounts are forecast north and west of the metro area. there could be a foot of snow near richmond with up to 2 feet near washington d.c. we'll dry out on sunday, but it will be windy. there could be some minor tidal flooding in the region. stay tuned for updates to this developing weather
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of melting from the rain before that point. the highest amounts are forecast north and west of the metro area. there could be a foot of snow near richmond with up to 2 feet near washington d.c. we'll dry out on sunday, but it will be windy. there could be some minor tidal flooding in the region. stay tuned for updates to this developing weather situation. good morning, hampton
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we're on your side with lifesaving information and a team effort to end domestic violence in hampton roads. anita blanton's special report tonight looks into what's being done. every 9 seconds in the us, a woman is assaulted
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or beaten by someone she thought she knew. and then there are those whose stories can only be told by police or the loved ones they leave behind. we've often aired their shock or tearful pleas. she just wanted to make sure her kids had a better life than she did. 1:01 we're talking about what's being done in hampton roads to save lives and who's calling on men to be a part of the change. other men can hear it from men that this is not acceptable 24:27 you can watch anita's full report on what's being done to end domestic abuse in hampton roads - tonight on wavy news 10 at six. do you want to build a snow man? how about one 12 feet tall! we'll show you the one a family made from a
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a family in michigan sure knows how to have some fun with all the snow they've gotten. together they built a giant snowman many know from the disney movie "frozen." take a look at this giant olaf. it's about 12 to 13 feet tall. a father and his daughter built the giant snowman last week in grand rapids. they say it took them almost a whole day to build him. "his arms are basically a stick.. his buttons are a uh.. ice cream buckets.. cut in half with a black plastic around it i think it started off one of my daughters said.. lets make a ten foot snowman!
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we try to top it." the dad says the best part of the build was spending time with his family. it's a busy mroning in the super doppler 10 weather center. meteorologist jeremy wheeler is looking at the models to tell you when and where we'll see the snow.
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forecast. we're on your side tracking winter weather in hampton roads. we got a dusting overnight. you may still see some of it left over. but that's just the beginning. meteorologist jeremy wheeler is watching the skies for our next round of snow, and that will be more substantial. i'm rico bush live in virginia beach watching for slick spots.
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we'll give you a closer look at the road conditions this morning. and if you're catching a flight this weekend, listen up. we'll explain how the airlines are gearing up for potential delays and cancellations. thanks for joining us, i'm katie collett. and i'm don roberts. let's start our team coverage with a check of the forecast. meteorologist jeremy wheeler is tracking conditions in the super doppler 10 weather center. ("jeremy ad libs wx headlines") winter storm watch up for areas north and west of the metro area for today: mostly sunny. highs will be in the mid- upper 30s. winds nw increasing clouds. lows will be in the upper 20s. winds north 5-10mph. friday: rain/snow mix in the late midday. becoming all rain late in the day. heavy rain at times. highs will be in the low 40s. winds ene 5- 15mph. today we will see quiet weather. high pressure is
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