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for now - but the roads are wet out there. right now let s head to chief meteorologist patrick rockey - he )s here now with more on what you can expect in your neighborhood. tracking rain, snow and gusty winds....we re keeping an eye on an area of low pressure that will move in from the west tonight. as the low approaches the area, scattered rain will begin moving in. now, most of hampton roads and northeastern north carolina will have above freezing temperatures at the onset of this event. however, some of our temperatures will be marginal for a few of our inland and northern communities, which could support snow to mix in through early friday morning. some snow accumulations can be expected during this event but will likely be limited because of the rain. so areas near sussex, surry, williamsburg- james city co., gloucester.
northern eastern shore could see about 1-2"of snow. however, some of our forecast models are hinting at higher amounts of snow over portions of the middle peninsula and the northern neck, possibly up to 3". even higher snow totals are richmond. viewing area, this will be a event. we would not be surprised if a few snowflakes mixed in with the rain at times, but overall, it will be rain. some of the rain could be heavy at times late tonight through friday morning, capable of leading to ponding on roads. other than the potential for rain and snow, the winds will be howling once the low moves offshore and strengthens. winds will blow in from the north-northeast between 20 and 30 mph friday, with gusts up to 40 mph. watch out for some tidal flooding. high tide at sewells point friday will be at 4:47 a.m. and 5:05 p.m. the rain will push out through the day friday, with gradual clearing expected. by saturday, we )ll see some sunshine between the clouds. however, a couple of isolated showers will remain possible late saturday into early sunday. high temperatures on friday will be in the mid 40s. we )ll be in the upper 40s saturday and sunday, and by next week, temperatures
new tonight a hampton man says he came face-to-face with a car tire yesterday when he was run over outside of a fast food restaurant. thankfully, he is ok -- he spoke with newschannel 3 )s allison mechanic today. and is asking for your help to find the person who ran him over. 17:21:03 i was face to face with a tire and thought i was dead almost. it was definitely terrifying. phillip reed was out riding his bike near this taco bell on grimes road in hampton yesterday -- when a white mini van -- ran him over. 17:20:28 it caught my front wheel and drug me under the car and the back-end ran over my arm and my leg police say the driver was exiting the fast food restaurant when it ran phillip over. but instead of stopping -- police say the
leaving phillip laying on the 17:21:55 i was scared. i thought that was the end of me. stand up phillip says he was in complete shock after the accident -- and didn )t know what to do -- thankfully a everything that happened -- and took action to help. 17:26:47 they went to look for the guys and couldnt find them and helped me call the cops so i do want to thank them they helped me get through it. thankfully -- phillip wasn )t seriously injured in the hit and run. he is sore -- and he has a large scratch on his back -- but otherwise he is ok. his bike is though -- is another story. 17:24:25 it put my handle bars sideways, it dropped off where the forks are. the bars are crooked and bent. phillip is already fixing his bike -- but in the meantime he desperately wants to know who is responsible for running him over and why they drove off instead of trying to help. 17:23:30 i know they didnt do it on purpose but the fact of the matter is they left me. they didnt come back they didnt make sure i was ok. how do you run someone over and not see if they are ok? tag if you can help phillip and his family find out who is responsible for this hit and run police ask that you take action
in hampton i m allison mechanic newschannel 3. a suffolk family - in mourning, for the first time tonight - they re talking to us about their father - found murdered in a cemetery this week. on tuesday -- suffolk police found 42-year- old wayne watford at the pleasant hill cemetary around 1-30 in the morning. the medical examiner says he died from several gunshot wounds to his back. watford s son tells newschannel 3 -- his father did serve jail time on and off -- but never got into the kind of trouble -- that would lead to this. he says he knew something was wrong when he never got a phone call from his dad on his birthday a few days ago. a city spokesperson would not say if suffolk police believe someone murdered watford at the cemetery -- or if someone dumped his body there. anyone with information is
1-888-lock-u-up. new details fired portsmouth city manager announced he )s running for mayor. is to city. newschannel 3 s announcement. 45:22 i hearby declare my candidacy for the office of mayor cheering in front of a packed restaurant full of supporters -- john rowe says it s time for a change in leadership in portsmouth. 42:55 portsmouth has been the subject of a great amount of criticism in fact the fact the criticism comes daily and its justified and its embarrassing. rowe was fired as city manager last spring after mayor kenny wright called his budget proposal disappointing. rowe will now be challenging wright )s re- election. 43:37 we are losing our credibility and our respect not only here among us but among the citizens of hampton roads city hall has been filled with drama since rowe )s firing last april.
they were fined for speaking publicly about closed session issues. one of them was bill moody -- who waved his 15- hundred dollar fine at a city council meeting in january. 51:52 it takes money to run a race. last time i waved money it was not for a good cause. it was for a bad thing that john rowe make sure that we get back to common sense we )ve reached out to mayor wright several times to get his reaction to his latest opponent -- but haven t heard back. in a facebook post announcing his re-election -- wright listed his accomplishments and wrote "working together, we can do this!! "portsmouth is for people, all kinds of people" "four more years! four more years! four more years!" but it )s now the former city manager john rowe hoping for four years. his supporters hope the city s reputation will change. 58:22 he )s going to bring it back to where youre not embarrassed to say youre from portsmouth
they )re running for mayor -- including a businessman named shannon glover. the ection is in november. live in the control room, brendan ponton newschannel 3. new details virginia could soon fine drivers who smoke with kids in the car. today the state senate passed a bill imposing a 100 dollar fine on drivers who smoke in a vehicle with a child younger than eight. the house already passed the bill. supporters say second-hand smoke poses health risks to kids. police would not be able to pull drivers over for lighting up, it would be a secondary offense. six other states have similar bans. governor mcauliffe has not said yet if he will sign the bill into law. in newport news: two men - sent to the hospital following shootings in newport news-- one is fighting for his life. police got the call to jefferson avenue where one victim told police he was standing outside when he heard gunshots, then realized he was shot in the leg. this all happened right around 12-30 in the morning.
about 10 minutes later -- a second man walked into a hospital. police say he had been shot several times -- in the chest and stomach. we )re told he may not survive. if you know anything -- take action and call the crime line. on the military watch -- friends, family members and former colleagues gather in virginia beach to honor the memory of 21 service members killed in a plane crash 15 years ago. the plane was returning from a military construction project -- carrying 18 members of the virginia air national guard, and 3 members of the florida army national guard. it crashed in a cotton field in georgia -- killing everyone on board. at today )s ceremony one 15-year-old girl paid tribute to her father, killed when she was
the crash was the worst peacetime aviation disaster in the history of the national guard. it was also the worst loss of life in the virginia national guard since world war two. breaking weather news now - rappohannock community college is on a 2-hour delay tomorrow. look for more closures and weather news at the bottom of your screen. tracking rain, snow and gusty winds....we re keeping an eye on an area of low pressure that will move in from the west night. as the low approaches the area, scattered rain will begin moving in. have we been visited by aliens? have we been visited by aliens? we )re getting a new look at the government )s actual ufo investigations. but, some say it s list of sightings is far from complete. also - the debates are getting nastier - the republicans get another crack at donald trump - and he )s firing back in-a
new at 11 has the u-s government been hiding "proof" that aliens and u-f-o s are real?! suzanne stratford takes a look at the c-i- a s recently released "x-files" and the connections that might have you taking a closer look at the night sky. notoriously secretive and serious about national security... firmly denying evidence of ufos.... until now... the c-i-a suddenly declassified hundreds of documents about alleged aliens and unidentified flying objects ...timing the release with the return of the popular fox sci- fi series: the x- files it is odd but how heavy did they investigate?! the central intelligence agency, not known for frivolous investigations, began cataloging ufo reports soon after being formed in 1947...post ww2 ..entering the cold war people were really afraid there was gonna be armageddon -
systems engineer who worked on nearly 100 launches during the space race it was really it was exciting but as for ufos...and his nasa colleagues couple guys were adamant most didn t care one way or another .. but these records show, the government clearly concerned over the world wide sightings ... especially high incidence of reported cases near atomic installations and strategic air command. ) how do you say if its true or untrue? so the best thing is to hide it some people think ...the best information is still hidden. although the unclassified material is dated from the 1940s to early 1990s... a couple of highly documented sightings from ne ohio are missing. maybe they wanted to make light of this whole thing debunk it tom wertmans, a retired college dean and director the mutual ufo network of ohio, has acquired interesting documents not mentioned by the
aircrafts flying during world war 2 he says we thought they were american and they thought they were german but tracking things on radar going 6000 mph we couldnt explain he says, also omitted is this letter written in 1966 by then congressman gerald ford after a two deputies chased something in the sky over northeast ohio. the movie close encounters the chase scene in it was based on portage county president ford called for an investigation ....which later concluded the object was a satellite.. but tom says theres still no explanation for what a national guard helicopter encountered over richland county in 1973 the object stopped directly in front of the helicopter and this large green light pivots right into the craft lights up helicopter then the light goes out and the object disappeared two decades later ... in 1994 and not far
police officers from several jurisdictions pursued a bizarre aircraft over trumbull county officer: if that )s a ufo i saw it. dispatch: did you really? officer: yes and it did not make a sound no military or aviation authorities were able to account for the aircraft. research astronomer jay reynolds says 90-percent of the cases are explainable and attributed to weather balloons or other crafts. its the other 10-percent that continues to feed the public )s fascination. to read the c-i-a s secret x-files, go to wtkr dot com,
tracking rain, snow and gusty winds....we re keeping an eye on an area of low pressure that will move in from the west tonight. as the low approaches the area, scattered rain will begin moving in. now, most of hampton roads and northeastern north carolina will have above freezing temperatures at the onset of this event. however, some of our temperatures will be marginal for a few of our inland and northern communities, which could support snow to mix in through early friday morning. some snow accumulations can be expected during this event but will likely be limited because of the rain. so areas near sussex, surry, williamsburg- james city co., gloucester. mathews, middlesex and the northern eastern shore
however, some of our forecast models are hinting at higher amounts of snow over portions of the middle peninsula and the northern neck, possibly up to 3". even higher snow totals are expected near petersburg and richmond. again, for most of the viewing area, this will be a rain event. we would not be surprised if a few snowflakes mixed in with the rain at times, but overall, it will be rain. some of the rain could be heavy at times late tonight through friday morning, capable of leading to ponding on roads. other than the potential for rain and snow, the winds will be howling once the low moves offshore and strengthens. winds will blow in from the north-northeast between 20 and 30 mph friday, with gusts up to 40 mph. watch out for some tidal flooding. high tide at sewells point friday will be at 4:47 a.m. and 5:05 p.m. the rain will push out through the day friday, with gradual clearing expected.
new at 11 blackmailers are now targeting the wives of ashley madison cheating customers. it )s been six months since hackers got into the extra-marital dating site. the hackers stole users personal data - then published the information. they also demanded ransom. the wives of men who refused to pay are now receiving letters - detailing their spouse )s activities on the site. a slug-fest. that )s the only way to characterize the first post-super tuesday gop
candidates jabbing frontrunner donald trump. weijia jiang is in detroit with more. pkg: narr-1 the gop )debate on the fox news channel" quickly turned into a shouting match: nats shouting don t worry about it little marco i will.... let s hear it big donald! dont worry about it little marco." narr-2 marco rubio was asked why he s gone negative in recent weeks.. sot marco rubio "if there s anyone who deserved to be attacked like that it s donald trump." sot trump "he referred to my hands that if they )re small, something else might be small....i guarantee you, there s no problem there! narr-3 ted cruz accused trump of bankrolling liberal politicians. sot cruz donald trump has written checks to hillary clinton, not once, twice, three times but ten times. sot trump
clinton wants to face is me, i guarantee it. standup bridge: weijia jiang/cbs news, detroit not only did trump field attacks from inside the fox theater... but outside, protestors chanted "dump trump." sot "we know that donald trump is in there, and )s no good." sot thibodeau is is cleaner than trump - )s not vulgar like ump is! narr-4 john kasich ose to emphasize his own cord: sot kasich ople say me wherever i go - you seem to be the adult on the stage. narr-5 the candidates are vowing to challenge trump all the way to the finish line. weijia jiang, cbs news, detroit. #### airplane restrooms are cramped - and sometimes they can be pretty gross! but fear not - things are going to get better - ! boeing is developing a "self-cleaning" toilet that cleans itself after every use. you don t have to touch anything. the seat will open and close by itself. even the faucet to wash your hands is hands-free. boeing also says it s found a way to use ultraviolet light to kill 99-percent of the germs in the lavatory! some exciting news for roller coaster enthusiasts. six flags is mixing real coasters with virtual reality. . the theme park is teaming
riders will experience a new adventure inside the goggles. two types of rides are planned - one battles aliens - the other is superman themed. you can experience it at several locations later this year! next at 11 - the accused thief who broke into a gas station. he thought he wasn t committing a crime - he was
a new mexico man is in big trouble - after police say he broke into a convenience store to get his nicotine fix. 24- year-old ellis battista faces felony charges for kicking in a door and taking a pack of cigarettes. this -- even though he left the six dollars to pay for them. he even held the cash up to a security camera to prove he was doing the right thing. police say he s still guilty of breaking and entering, and destruction of property.
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