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murphy with weather and karen rogers has traffic. good morning. >> reporter: good morning, we have clear skies and clouds in the northern areas, but you'll see sun early. temperatures are cool to start out. 49 degrees in philadelphia. currently. 49 in allentown. 48 in trenton. 48 in wilmington. however there's not much wind out there, so you get a light jacket on you can deal with this pretty well. the coolest number on the map is 4 is -- 41 degrees, you'll be zooming up there later on. 47 by 6:00 a.m. wind on the light side. i'll call it partly cloudy, some areas south will see more sun and areas up north more cloud cover. as we roll through the day, it will be warm, we got up to 670 on saturday and sunday, by
3:00 p.m., 78 the high today will be 80 and we'll hit that right around 4:00 p.m. even by 6:00 p.m., the mid 70s. as we look at the pollen story it's running high the next couple of days, showers late in the day on tuesday will knock us down as we head into wednesday. i'll have more on the showers and perhaps, a thundershower, karen. >> reporter: it's that time. year. a thundershower, i-95 by the airport we we had a disabled tractor-trailer that has cleared. no delays. vine street expressway westbound traffic just a few cars heading toward the schuylkill expressway. eastbound no overnight construction, this week we don't have any overnight closures scheduled, no complete closures on the vine. that's good news. in chester county we have
construction eastbound approaching downingtown blocking the left lane. they are dealing with the water main break in northern delaware. they shut down shipley road stick to silver side road to get around there. an autopsy is scheduled today on the church member who was gunned down during sunday's services in montgomery county. the shooter has not been charged so far. katherine scott is live at keystone fellowship church in north wales. >> reporter: investigators are trying to get to the bottom of this one. they do say that the man who fired his weapon has a conceal carry permit for a semi automatic handle gun and so far -- handgun and so far cooperating with police. we were worshiping and you hear three different gunshots and everybody went on the the floor. >> reporter: shots fired at keystone fellowship church in north wales. 27-year-old robert braxton of
montgomeryville was shot in the chest. he was pro-- pronounced dead at the hospital. investigation is on going, we'll have to determine if the shooting was justified under the law. >> reporter: the district attorney wouldn't elaborate and said braxton was not armed. one church member saw several ushers arguing during the shooting. and then one of the ushers shot him. i don't know if he overreacted, but the man wasn't armed. >> reporter: family members say braxton was full of life and laughter, they can't understand how it came to this. you don't go to church to be killed. you don't do that. he was a young man he had his whole life ahead of him. >> reporter: the man who was released from the -- the man who fired his weapon was released from the hospital after being
treated. he is not in custody as authorities try to determine if charges are warranted. katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >>ing -- thank you to that. philadelphia police believe two shootings in philadelphia are connected. a man was shot in the head as he talked to chris rabb. four hours later another shooting killed an 18-year-old and left a 17-year-old injured. police believe the shootings are gang related. new jersey gunfire on a trrnlt -- trenton street injured a teenage girl. it happened at jersey street and home avenue. detectives are keeping a tight lip on more details. bucks county authorities investigate a large party inside a storage units. police found 50 young people with marijuana at the facility in langhorne, saturday night.
officers confiscated marijuana and made several arrests. they executed a search warrant at the storage site. four presidential candidates will be campaigning in the region ahead of the primaries. republican john kasich will be at the penrose dinner this morning. donald trump will hold a rally at west chester university this afternoon. ted cruz is focusing on next week's primary in i i indiana. kasich said it's cleared the way in the hoosier state in an effort to clinch the delegates. cruz is wining and dining and dinners and hotels he is bribing people essentially. i think delegates are smart when it comes to picking someone
who can win in the fall. look, we're picking up delegates. hillary clinton has two stops first in wilmington, delaware, outside philadelphia city hall this evening. around the same time, rival bernie sanders will hold a are y on the campus of drexel. vice president joe biden will visit the community college of philadelphia to talk about the effort to make college more affordable. mrs. biden is a long time indicator and works as a full time professor at a college in northern virginia. it's going to be nice today. >> reporter: warm today and tomorrow it's a rain. we'll talk about that in a second. storm tracker 6 live double scan showing we are dry to start out. over the platt bridge we have stars and high clouds and the sun coming up over the horizon pretty quickly. a couple of clouds off to the north across the region, but most of us enjoying early sunshine in a little bit.
49 degrees is the current temperature. it's a little on the cool side, winds are calm and it's comfortable. light jacket will do you just fine. as you see there are the clouds they are from philadelphia to the north, from the city to the south, we've got that clear sky yet and some of the clouds are going to sweep through at times this morning and probably build later in the afternoon. but it's going to be warm and nice overall. 50 degrees by 8:00 a.m. 62 by 10:00 a.m. noon, we should be in the low 70s. 3:00 p.m. 78 degrees with the high of 80 right in there around 3:00 p.m. this afternoon. if you have plans fob outside working out -- to be outside working out or physical labor. keep cool drinks handy because it will be warm. a little bit breezy at times. looks like high temperatures will be on or about 80 from trenton to wilmington. mid to upper 70s allentown and reading. mid 70s in millville and dover, along the coast with the cool ocean temperatures e
temperature in in the mid 50s wl hold in the low 60s. tomorrow, it's warm, high of 81. we'll have the frontal boundary in the vicinity. that will trigger the chance of a few showers, most of them will be in the afternoon. overnight tonight there's a chance of a little bit of this, first rounds of it kind of pops through. from philadelphia between midnight to 4:30 a.m. we may have something to show you in the broadcast. the rest of the day is dry until 2:00 p.m. the bulk of the rain will be later in the afternoon and evening. at 5:00 p.m., the latest model run has the line of showers and thousand coming through trenton. notice there's a possibility of a downpour where the heavier cells hit. by 10:00 it's over, yourself this looks like a failure low impact situation. warming up -- fairly low compact situation. warming up today, 80. tomorrow, warm, 81.
clouds and sunny breaks and showers especially later in the day after the morning batch gets done and then in the evening. again, there could be a thundershower mixed in. that frontal boundary gets past you say on wednesday, we're back to the sun, cooler, high of 69. we cool down on thursday, clouds and sun, high of 62. a spotty shower can't be ruled out. friday, cloudy, 63. rain possible on friday, most of it is tracking through south jersey and delaware, we'll keep our eye on it. best news of all, next week we're dry and rebounding again. start out chilly saturday morning for the sports activities. there you go, tam, sun returns in the afternoon high of 70 saturday and sunday. nothing like little league game on saturday. you should enjoy these games they are great. an ohio town comes to grips with a deadly shooting spree we'll be back with the details.
johnny manzell who lost his job in the envelope could be in for a battle off the field inside a courtroom. >> reporter: it is clear and dry here approaching the schuylkill expressway we have no problems light volume. we'll take you to bucks county and talk about a closure coming up in montgomery county. wild ride that landed a semi inside a house. up to see that video. that's later on "action news." at giant, shoppers low prices by the thousands, plus a thousand more that just dropped. all these low prices! what are you trying to do, get me to feed the whole neighborhood? no. just trying to save you a whole lot of "bread." [ laughter ] thousands of blue tags, thousands of low prices.
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philadelphia city hall on this monday morning. time to go to work and school. the school days are dwindling by. a month left. summer on its way. karen how is the commute looking? >> reporter: the commute is looking good so far. i have this shot of morrisville, bucks county. no problems on route 1. we're looking good, light volume between the pennsylvania turnpike and trenton-morrisville bridge. no weather related problems either. we have construction skippack township montgomery county, route 73 closes, the bridge
rehab through december. you'll be dealing with this for a long time. it starts today. the graterford road bridge is open. that's good news in perkiomen township. we have a couple of things we're dealing with, especially new construction that starts today and lasts through december. on the delaware memorial bridge southbound they have an emergency construction blocking a lane. last week they were blocking several lanes. we saw a nightmare of commute there. that's not the case today. it's one lane blocked, just some slowing in the area as you head out a little bit. as we to the commuter traffic report on the waze app. we have a minor accident on the schuylkill expressway westbound near passyunk. we are checking our cameras, but haven't noticed a problem yet. something we're looking into. 49 degrees. mild. 41 in millville. heading up to a warm 80 today, sunshine and clouds, tam. autopsy are expected to be
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afternoon and there's the pope. >> reporter: i like that we call it a pope-pop-in. delaware county, baltimore pike 202, a few cars southbound heading toward kennett square. no problems. septa trollies are back to normal this morning. they are looking good. burlington bristol bridge looking good, 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., over the the next few nights will close for maintenance, that will be a big issue. >> reporter: we have temperatures cool in the upper 0s, calm winds, the highest number is 8 in dover. a light jacket works. you won't need it for long. 10:00 a.m., 62. noon, 71. no jacket required there. 78 degrees by 3:00 p.m. the high today will be 80 that will clock in around 4:00 p.m. if you're doing a workout
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6:00 a.m. on this monday, april 25, here's what's happening. a political candidate witnesses a spine-chilling murder that police say may have been gang related. presidential hopefuls will be in pennsylvania to do their last minute best to get out the vote. we have a warm starting point to the week, accuweather is tracking showers tomorrow. let's go over to david murphy and karen rogers has the commute. >> reporter: you'll need a jacket, but no umbrella, take a look at satellite. we're looking at cloud cover creep in across the northern suburbs and head toward the east. ic see that on eastern horizon streaking across. in philadelphia we have clear skies and we'll see early sunshine. it's cool