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winter storm watch. we are tracking a system that could bring us the biggest snowfall of the season. when it will arrive and how much will fall in your neighborhood coming up. before the storm we're facing another day of bitter cold temperatures. the wind will make it feel like it's in the 20s in some spots this afternoon. up in flames, an early morning fire rips through an old bowling alley reducing it to rubble. those details are straight ahead. good morning. this is "nbc 10 news today." i'm rosemary connors. it's 9:00 on this sunday. thanks for being with us. a big week ahead in terms of our weather. we'll wrap up our sunday with freezing conditions. let's take a live look outside from our eagle easiness camera at lincoln financial field where
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the turbines have been spinning all morning long. first let's check in with meteorologist krystal klei who is tracking this winter weather including the storm expected to drop significant snowfall. >> we just updated our totals for our storm. we'll get to that in a bit. let's talk temperatures now. if you're getting out the door, feels like 16 in philadelphia, mt. holly at 14. 17 potstown and redding 14 degrees as well. mt. pocono, again, just like yesterday morning, feeling below zero -- six below right now. only a little better farther south. today it's all about the cold. we'll only make it to the 30s. that cold air holds tight right into your workweek. we're under a first alert because of it. philadelphia, north delaware and areas north and west looking overnight monday through early wednesday, a heavy, accumulating snow. likely that driving won't be much of an option as we go through your tuesday morning.
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then we look at areas like south jersey, the shore and southern delaware. same timeline overnight into early morning wednesday. heavy snow is possible but could see rain mixing as well, especially near the shore. damaging winds are expected. we will see people wearing plenty of green today at the st. patrick's day parade in philadelphia. they'll be laird up as they listen to music and watch performances along the parade route. matt delucia has a preview for us. >> reporter: as you might be able to tell, the sun is out as it's beaming on my face right now. that's made it feel a little warmer than when it was darker. you can see the police barricades are up. take a look. yesterday was also cold for this st. patrick's day parade in wilmington. there were several parades this weekend. the dedicated irish or those
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wanting to get out and do something, they put out the heavy coats to watch the bands and floats make their way down the street. i spoke with the philly st. patrick's day parade president, one thing to remember, the route is different than previous years. it's not on the parkway, it will be right here on market street starting on jfk. that can offer advantages he says. >> you get the bang, bang, bang of the drums in between the buildings. it gives you the feeling of the parade. a little distance on the parkway for a parade, you're so far away from each other on each end of the street, this is more of a close unity, and the hearts of the irish will warm the parade route anyway. >> reporter: warm the parade route. it does help, he says, it's not raining or snowing today. look at it on the bright side. it will be cold and the parade today again from noon until 3:00, starting at 15th and jfk coming down from market street. those road closures should be taking effect relatively soon here throughout the entire
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parade route. you see market street between 5th and 6th is closed. some cars getting through on fifth street. if you're walking through the area, layer up, bundle up, the sun peeked behind the building there, colder the last couple seconds. matt delucia, nbc 10 news. stay with us for up-to-the-minute information on the approaching snow. our first alert weather team is working day and night to track the storm as well as the cold conditions we're feeling today. we'll get another update from meteorologist krystal klei in less than ten minutes. new this morning, an old bowling alley in wilmington is nothing but rubble. crews were called out to the pike creek bowling center this morning. fortunately nobody was hurt. the bowling alley closed in 2009 after 21 years in business. also new this morning out of burlington county, mt. laurel police are investigating a crash that happened near the
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intersection of route 73 and fellowship road. that's where a driver hit a person in the street. it happened around 3:30 this morning. the driver did stay at the scene. no word yet on the victim's condition. the power is back online for thousands of peco customers who lost it because of cold weather problems in philadelphia's hunting park neighborhood. crews said this weekend's cold temperatures caused generators damaged in last week's devastation fire to malfunction. that cut the power yesterday to as many as 11,000 customers across the area. tomorrow jury selection will continue in chester county in the case against the man accused of the ambush killing involving a pennsylvania state trooper. authorities captured suspect eric frein after a nearly 50-day manhunt back in 2014. he's facing first degree murder charges. he's accused of killing a state trooper and injuring another at the barracks in the pocono mountains. the jury will come from chester county with the hopes that lawyers can find jurors who have
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not seen media coverage of the case. this weekend vice president mike pence is pushing his fellow republicans to get behind the health care overhaul plan. he held a rally in louisville, kentucky, yesterday to raise support for the bill. the republican governor and junior senator in kentucky are amonged the plan's skeptics. senator rand paul has called the initial draft obamacare light. the house is expected to vote on the bill in less than two weeks. i spoke to "meet the press" moderator chuck todd earlier this morning about the health care bill and asked how much of an uphill battle it will be to convince house conservatives to get on board? >> i think they have a big uphill battle. politically they know what they have to do, they have to fulfill the promise. the policy is making different parts of the republican party uncomfortable. conservatives think this new plan leaves too much of obamacare's architecture in place. moderates, republican moderates believe it takes away too many
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aspects of obamacare that will make it unworkable for them, particularly the issue of medicaid expansion. so that's just inside the republican party. >> health and human services secretary tom price will be chuck todd's exclusive guest this morning on "meet the press." it comes your way at 10:30 right here on nbc 10. we have a heads up for drivers. a bridge construction project means road restrictions in montgomery county. the road is going to be closed. we'll have the details coming up. ♪ we are family >> losing a legend. sad news to report about a member of a popular music act from philadelphia. cold temperatures in the forecast for your sunday. a winter storm watch in the forecast as we start your workweek. we're going to take a look at those updated snow total forecasts coming up. 'm calling e if you can help me save on my energy bill. we can do that. great. i live in a post-war, pre-war, mid-century home
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let's get right to it with the temperatures for today. cold air in place. we only hit 32 yesterday in philadelphia in the afternoon. look at the timeline here. 30 at 11:00 a.m., 3:00, mid 30s, that's as good as it gets. a mix of sun and clouds as we go through the day. suburbs, 33 at 3:00 p.m. close to the same in the lehigh valley. upper 30s later in the day. mid 30s for both new jersey and the jersey shore. here is a look at the winter storm watch. the focus will be the i-94 corridor and north and west. we had a team chat, the whole weather team on the phone before the show. we're going to bring you the updated snow forecast totals coming up in just a few minutes. a quick traffic alert if you drive in abington, montgomery county. road restrictions start this
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evening on route 611 because of bridge construction work. the edge hill road bridge over 611 is being rebuilt because of structural concerns. the restrictions run from 9:00 p.m. tomorrow to 5:00 a.m. each day through next saturday. the entire project is scheduled to be finished by the fall. 11 minutes past 9:00 on this sunday. coming up next, new video you have to see to believe. a wild ride ends with an suv on the roof of this house. the driver insists it was by accident. we'll explain. this weekend septa goes to the dog, literally. why canines got a special ride aboard this bus in montgomery county. ♪ it isn't just about vision, it's about care. nobody cares for eyes more than pearle.
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take a look at this video as a car skids off the road and lands on the roof of this house in china. police had to help the driver out of the car with a ladder. then the car had to be lyfted off the home with a crane. the driver said he lost control when he accidentally stepped on the gas instead of the brake. a local music legend is being remembered this morning. joni sledge has died. ♪ we are family >> she and her sisters formed the group sister sledge, best known for the dance anthem "we are family." joni sledge was found dead in her home in arizona. she was 60 years old. p publicist says the family is shocked because she wasn't sick. the group tweeted this picture out last night with the message "we love you joni". this week's wednesday's child is sponsored by mealy's
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furniture. just what you're looking for. >> he's a 15-year-old who likes superheroes and animals. the teenager you're about to meet says he'd also like to have a pet some day. what he wants most is a forever family. nbc 10's vai sikahema introduces us to this week's wednesday's child. >> reporter: today we're taking miguel to one of the great spots for a kid who loves turtles, academy of natural sciences of drexel university. along the way we learned about dinosaurs. fossils. >> what is that zm. >> reporter: of course, miguel's be loved turtles. more than anything what miguel long for is a forever family. >> can you tell me why it would be important for you to have a family? >> that way i can stay -- so i can have a place to go and feel safe. >> reporter: that's all he wants, a family that can provide a home where he can live and
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feel safe. >> mig get needs a family, somebody to bring him out of his shell and make him feel comfortable. he loves to be helpful. he needs a family to show him they care about him. >> reporter: miguel is this week's wednesday's child. >> if you'd like to make miguel's dream come true or any wednesday's child, go to and search wednesday's child. you can call the national adoption center at 1-866-do-adopt. this weekend a group of young scientists got to show off their skills. the shy dents from montgomery county were at school on saturday, the meadow brook school science expo isn't about taking home trophies. it's about learning to love science. >> there's so much going on in science. one of the things that i try to instill in the kids is a love of science, an interest in their
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world so they can take that with them. >> all of the students at meadow brook, from preschool through sixth grade participated in yesterday's science expo. future seeing eye dogs will learning new lessons. the pups road a septa bus yesterday, a first trip for many the experience helps them to learn behavioral skills like getting off and on a crowded bus. >> obviously a lot of people don't drive a car, so they depend on public transportation. the dogs have to learn how to handled public transportation. these dogs are their line to independence. >> the dogs are with their foster families right now for the next year for training and then they'll return to the seeing eye program to be placed with somebody in need. >> now your nbc 10 first alert weather. >> let's start off with the cold conditions out there this morning. then we'll move to the snow
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potential and totals. 25 in philadelphia, 21 in the suburbs and new jersey at 22 degrees. low 20s for the lehigh valley getting out of the teens, mid 20s for delaware. feels colder than it actually is. we showed you that a minute ago because we've got light winds, mostly in the single digits. later today i do expect we'll get breezy. forecast highs, another cold one, 36 for philly. low 30s over much of the bord here. mid to upper 30s for delaware later the day. radar and satellite for us, right now we're actually mostly clear. again, like we saw yesterday, some clouds are going to slide on in through out the afternoon hours. we'll see a mix of clouds and sunshine. but we stay dry today. on the hour-by-hour forecast, let's do a little fast forwarding, '6:30 on your monday. two elements for us to watch. first off, a storm brewing off to the west -- right now the northwest part of the country. by monday evening it will be
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creeping closer to us, illinois, indiana and into ohio, you see the area of snow. that will provide cold air and it's also going to provide some moisture boost. the big boost comes from a coastal low that will develop and pull in from the south, there we go, clipping parts of the carolinas. as this moves over the ocean waters, this will help decide the track of this storm. this is the potential track right now. you see it's bringing snow and a rain-snow mix as we go through your morning hours. so what we're looking at here is better snow potential north and west of the philly area and better chances for snow to rain, possibly back to snow in areas south of philadelphia. that continues through your tuesday, although the brunt of the activity will hit right during the morning rush. not likely to be a morning rush with this kind of forecast. the system starts to move off as we go late day tuesday.
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on the back side, i expect we'll continue with snow. and that will linger into your wednesday forecast as well. here is a look at the updated snow totals. like i mentioned, the whole weather team was chatting on the phone deciding on the numbers. likely we'll update them again as we watch the track of the storm. if it's closer inland, that means the higher snow amounts go farther to the north. if it moves farther to sea, the totals could drop south more. zero to six inches along our shore points and south delaware. three to eight inches in the light blue you see over much of south jersey and into kent county. then we go 4 to 12 inches. this is a larger range because this is a tight gradient between rain-snow or just snow. along the i-895 corridor, some spots could see up to about 12 inches or more. the purple, that's 8 to 14 inches over most of the pennsylvania suburbs. the pink through parts of chester county as well as lehigh valley and berks county, 10 to
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16 inches or more. just before we got on the air at 9:00, you and our other team of meteorologists were on a conference call talking about the models, talking about the totals. those models update frequently, have a brief shelf life. >> absolutely. really the models get much better once the system gops. we don't even have a storm to track. the low needs to develop along the east coast south and move along the different ocean waters. it might clip the carolinas. once that starts happening, we'll get more data, those models will get better and we keep updating you guys. >> thanks, krystal. still ahead in the next half hour, an amazing response to one man's medical emergency in mid air. not just one doctor on board, there were dozens. if philadelphia wildcats capture another title. now their sights are set on a
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bigger prize. it's ahead on your sunday sports. actor robert de niro talks about his son's autism. blaming his condition on mercury. >> i love my child more than anything. wouldn't change him. his life has been altered forever. >> you believe your son's autism is linked to the vaccination? >> i believe so, yes. >> he says that despite overwhelming scientific evidence that finds no link between the two. this morning on "nbc10 @issue," we discuss a new study with a local autism advocate that may help to end the debate. that's at 11:30 on nbc 10.
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wouldn't it be great if we could hit fast forward to spring and be done with the storm coming our way this week? not the case. in the meantime, if you'd like to get in the spirit of the season, head to the pennsylvania convention center for the philadelphia flower show. tulips are among the tens of thousands of flowers in bloom there right now. this year's theme is holland, flowering the world. >> i love the flower show. it's spring early every year. >> compared to what it's like outside -- >> i love snow, too. >> we're getting a little bit of that, as you've heard.
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>> finally. >> the flower show runs through next weekend. it's billed as the largest event of its kind in the country. >> you can get championship tennis today in chester county. the platform national tennis championships will wrap up in paoli. the event is at waynesboro country club. platform tennis is played on a court one-third the size of a regular tennis court. this event is outdoors. 9:26 right now. we can't put away the heavy coats just yet. your winter gear will be necessary today if you're headed to the st. patrick's day parade in philadelphia. nbc 10's matt delucia is bundled up along the parade route. >> reporter: we had the warmth earlier in the week. now it's cold. we will have a preview of the parade coming up. >> i'll let you know exactly what temperature to expect by later this afternoon. plus we'll talk more about the snowstorm that's kboin to be
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moving in by the beginning of your workweek. a live look outside penn's landing. changes to come in your first alert forecast.
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the bitter cold weather continues to grip our region. we're tracking a storm expecting to drop significant snow.
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an old bowling alley in our area goes up in flames, forcing firefighters to battle the blaze in freezing cold conditions. those details are coming up. a key to the future, the septa key. we'll tell you about the new move by the transit agency to phase out tokens and make your commute more convenient. good morning. this is "nbc 10 news today." i'm rosemary connors. it's 9:30, not 8:30. make sure to move the clocks ahead one hour. the cold conditions continue this weekend. a live look over disaster city philadelphia, looking toward the museum of art. the winds make it feel like it's in the 20s. meteorologist krystal klei is tracking the bitter conditions outside right now and she has the details on the snow that's coming this week. krystal? >> warm air today would have helped us in a variety of ways.
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inste instead, cold air sticks right into our next snow forecast. a live look outside center city. blue skies as far as the eye can see. later today we'll see increasing clouds moving in. temperatures not increasing so much. currently at 25 degrees in philadelphia, 20 for allentown and 26 in wilmington, coatesville at 23. atlantic city right now 24 degrees. all of us are below freezing, and we're only going to get little above freezing into your afternoon. by monday night the storm starts to move in. here is the 250i78ing. monday night, snow starting south and western zones. this will start as snow throughout most of our western area. by tuesday morning, the heaviest snow is likely, this is the early morning hours. later in the day snow starts to weaken. that's the duration of the first alert. i'll break it down neighborhood by neighborhood coming up. it may be freezing outside,
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the frigid weather won't stop people from heading out to the st. patrick's day parade. matt delucia is live in center city, philadelphia, with a preview. matt? >> reporter: rosemary, a moment ago crystal said it was 25 degrees here in philadelphia. it certainly feels like that. you will need the hat, gloves, heavy coats. this is where the performance area will be, fifth and market streets for the parade. about 2 1/2 hours away from the start of that. it was pretty cold for the st. patrick's day parade in wilmington. the dedicated irish and those wanting to get out and do something this weekend, they put out the heavy coats. i spoke with the parade president earlier this morning. one thing to remember, the route this year is different than previous years. it's not on the parkway, it will start on jfk and coming down
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market street. he says this parade is very historic. >> one of the biggest parades in the country. go back to 1771, a long time. george washington was a member of the friends of st. patrick. it goes back a long time, before the declaration was even signed. we're delighted to have one of the oldest parades here in philadelphia. >> reporter: he told me at least it's not raining or snowing. they can deal with the cold here. you can probably hear a little more of the pomp and circumstance, if you will, with all the buildings close by. people are closer together. i don't view the body heat to warm everybody up. you see at fifth and market -- fifth street right at market is shut down. they're setting up that performance area. there's a little traffic getting by here through the side streets. again, keep this in mind, this area is closed to traffic here in old city. be aware of that. the parade starts at noon, runs through three and get out that jacket and gloves. if you have a green one, even
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better. matt delucia, nbc 10 news. check the nbc 10 app for updates on the approaching snow this week. also on the cold temperatures. today our first alert weather team is working around the clock to track this storm. you can get it right here on the air and on the nbc 10 app. new this morning, a fire destroys an old bowling alley in wilmington. crews were called to the former pike creek bowling center around 5:30. does engs of firefighters worked for more than an hour to put out the flames. fortunately, no reports of injuries. the bowling alley closed in 2009 after 21 years in business. also new this morning, a driver hit a person walking along the street in mt. laurel burlington county. it happened near the intersection of route 73 and fellowship road. the driver did stay at the scene. no word on the victim's condition. police continue to investigate. now to an update on traffic
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trouble on i-95 north in south philly. the ramp to the walt whitman bridge and 76 east is back open. part of the ramp was closed for about six hours after this tractor-trailer on the right side of your screen flipped over on its side. the driver injured his leg but is expected to be okay. this morning philadelphia police are hoping that a surveillance camera will help identify two men who shot a 13-year-old boy in the head. take a look. police say one of these two men in the shooter. the 13-year-old is sitting right in front of them. when officers arrived at the goldfish chinese restaurant in nicetown on friday night, the 13-year-old boy was lying on the ground shot in the head. right now he's in critical condition. a robber is dead after breaking into a north philadelphia home. investigators aren't exactly sure how he died. police say a resident who lives on north 12th street woke up early saturday morning to find the man in his living room.
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the two men struggled and ended up outside. by the time police got there, the robber was unconscious. he later died at the hospital. a 3-year-old child and firefighter are both dead following a fire in central pennsylvania that was caused by a hoverboard. the blaze broke out at this house in harrisburg on friday night. one of the young victims jumped from a window. crews rescued two other kids. one of the victims was 3 years old. that victim died at the hospital, and the firefighter we mentioned was j ird in an accident while responding to the scene and died at the hospital as well. officials traced the source of the flames to a hoverboard that was plugged in to recharge. let's head to lancaster county where we're learning an amtrak train hit a runaway horse and buggy friday night. no one was in the buggy but the horse was killed. the train was headed to philadelphia with about 90 people on board. none of the passengers was hurt. they were transferred to another train. starting tomorrow, commuters will be able to purchase and
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reload septa key cards at more locations, calling it the key to the future. septa will introduce key os, on the market fran further line, broad street line and the omni transportation center. commuters can load the cards with up to $250 to be used on rides. 9:37 right now. alec 3w58d win was at it again last night on "saturday night live." >> please, everyone in california is dead. >> even arnold? >> in this week's sketch, the president isn't taking on the democrats or the media. he's fighting aliens. we'll have more highlights from the show next. giraffe watch continues. she's up. we'll check in on the most famous pregnant animal in the country. we're also watching the skies. we're looking today at a mix of sun and clouds. in a couple of days we'll have a
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snowstorm passing through our area. we'll track that out hour-by-hour coming up. clearasil rapid action begins working fast for clearly visible results in as little as 12 hours. but can it fix this teen's skateboarding mishap? nope. so let's be clear: clearasil works fast on teen acne,
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not so much on other teen things.
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welcome back. today it's all about the cold conditions. it will be a little breezy out there. that will make us feel colder than it truly is. a few spots upper 30s today. here is what it will feel like outside. right now most of us in the teens, getting close to the low 20s. as we get into the afternoon, 2:00 p.m., chilly, 25 degrees. wilmington the same. low 20s for doylestown and westchester. mid 20s for lynwood to buna. then we go from 2:00 in the afternoon and start to see about 8:00 p.m. about the same. winds are dying down some. right around the low 20s, voorhees, 29 for the feels-like in philly. probably still be in the low 30s at this point. then we go through the nighttime hours and into tomorrow morning where again we will feel like teens outside because of the
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cold air that's in place and going nowhere. we've got this cold air in place. that's going to make it easy for snow to start accumulating as soon as it falls under your first alert. for philadelphia, northern delaware and areas north and west, talking the i-95 corridor and pushing northward. from your monday overnight through early wednesday, we're looking at heavy accumulating snow. gusty conditions. as a result poor visibility in the forecast. as we go through south jersey, the shore, that's where the threat of minor coastal flood dings and damaging winds with a mix of rain and snow comes into play. a look at future model coming up. the world is still waiting and watching pour the birth of april the giraffe's baby. this is a live picture of the famous anal at the adventure park in new york state. her keepers say she's doing great, but no sign she's ready to deliver yet. this will be april's fourth calf, so no strange tore the rodeo -- not her first rodeo.
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millions have been watching this live stream camera since it started february 23rd. the flyers are on some thin ice. we'll show you why their play-off hopes are in jeopardy this morning. that's just ahead in your sunday morning sports.
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in mexico two carjacking victims face charges after police say they got revenge on the person who stole their car. police say the man and woman kidnapped the teen suspect. the teen told police the couple shot him in the ear, tied him up and threw him into the hole. in texas lawmakers will have to redraw their political maps after federal judges ruled three dikts are illegal. the judges ruled texas republicans intentionally designed three districts to work in their favor by reducing minority voters, a move that violates voting viets and equal protection clause of the
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constitution. just about quarter till 10:00. our big story is the weather. we've got bitter temperatures outside. meteorologist krystal klei has the details now with the most accurate forecast in the region. krystal, fill us in. >> a lot to talk about. now we're looking at what we believe is going to be the biggest snowstorm we've seen this season across the entire region really. we'll get to the forecast for that in just a moment. let's talk the cold conditions if you have plans this sunday. temperatures in our philly neighborhoods are mostly moving echbt the upper 20s. 27 at center city, 25 at the airport. 25 in chestnut hill, mid 20s for parkwood, bustleton and somerton. if you get out the door, put on layers, we don't see a big warmup today. we will stay in the 30s pretty much across the board. take a look. here is your neighborhood forecast highs in philadelphia, 36 forster city, 35 for chestnut hill. westchester will be the same, 35 degrees. 34 in's ton and right at
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freezing for allentown. note the icons as well, mix of sun and clouds, a little breezy, no rain. 35 for trenton, the high temperature, ocean city to the, mid 30s for wilmington, 36. the cold sticks today, tomorrow, right into tuesday. that's important. that means the ground will be very cold just in time for the snowstorm to enter the forecast. take a look at 7:00 at night monday. we're already starting to see some of the moisture leading ahead of the storm center. this is a coastal low that's going to be bringing us activity. when we have that happen, the wrap-around pulls those winds in from the east. because of that we get a setup where sometimes you'll see the rain and snow line move in. that's the potential. this is a nor'easter we're talking about. 7:00 monday through 11:30, now snow is spreading across most of our viewing area, already areas of heavy snow are possible. that's the deeper blues. notice the rain-snow line up
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against our shore and southern delaware. the yellow areas are possible thunderstorms. also talking flooding potential with heavy rain. this continues throughout the morning. take a look at 6:00 a.m. snow setting up against the i-95 corridor, heavier bands north and west. that's 6:00 a.m. driving work, school, not likely going to be a good shot at this point. potential for rain is further south. it could be more wet snow sticking the the ground. 6:00 a.m. through noon, still heavy snow possible. in fact, the snow is going to linger the afternoon, the evening, even into wednesday morning some snowshowers are likely. winds are going to be a problem as well, especially at the coast. take a look. gusts right around 3:00 a.m. tuesday, 25 to 40 miles per hour at the shore points. we continue through 6:00 a.m. and the gusts are right around the 40 might be range at the
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shore. as we get later in the day, talking gusts at 60 miles per hour. avalon at 62 in this projected model. gusts through philadelphia, burlington, trenton, up to 45 miles per hour. damaging wind potential while rain and snow is coming down, making for an absolute mess of our tuesday forecast. >> i'm sure folks who live here or vacation on the shore want to know what the flooding is going to look like? >> right now calling for minor coasting flooding. that may need to be upgraded with the gusts. it's going to be forcing the water right in against the shore. i'll try to get high tide numbers for the next half hour. >> we'll check back with you shortly. >> this is "sports desk" brought to you by xfinity. x1 from xfinity will change the way you experience tv. good morning. i'm danny pommells from csn. in the last two years jay wright and villa nova have accomplished
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everything you can think of from a college basketball program besides the conference championship. villa nova lost last year to season hall. hoping to erase that memory. first half, josh hart up to the task, drills a three. that would be a sign of things to come for sure. later in the half nova on the run. jalen brunson into the paint, gets the bucket to fall, plus the foul. nova by 14 at intermission. after half-time, second half, another three from josh hart. he had 29 and was named the tournament's most outstanding player. then another senior, last year's hero. chris jenkins off the window for a pair and the foul. cats leave no doubt in this one. winning the big east tourney and likely clinching the number one overall seed in the ncaa tournament. >> this was a really nice break. i feel like we were like everybody else here because we weren't defending champions. we've got to deal with that.
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i'm not sure yet how that's going to impact us. >> very honored to win this against a tough creighton team. give them a lot of respect and credit. we've got to keep getting better. >> sort of like banging the titanic into an iceberg, the flyers play-off hopes took a major hit in boston against the bruins. first period, bruins with the advantage, david pastrnak camped out in front of the net. cashes in off the feed from bergeron. bruins up 1-0. flyers answer early, shot from the point, wayne simmonds there causing havoc. it's jordan weal who gets the payoff. his third of the year. a couple of chopsticks on the board. tied at one apiece. stayed that wait until late in the third. drew stafford floats one on net. brandon manning, off his stick and in. oy vey, what a way to end it. flyers take it on the chin. manning's friendly fire is the difference. they lose 2-1. remain five points out of the play-offs. could be seven.
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first of two for the sixers, this one against the clippers. like the movie "la la land" at the oscars, the sixers weren't in the conversation at the end. pick things up in the third, great ball movement from the sixers. mcconnell to covington to okafor. sixers up four after the flush. clippers took the lead in the fourth. they were up eight when timothe luwawu-cabarrot cut to the rim, drops in a pair over deandre jordan. deficit cut to six. the aforementioned chris paul puts it to bed on the other end. his three-pointer liquid as the sixers lose fourth straight, 112-100. one final note, phillies beat the blue jays 8-2 in spring training. that's it for sports. i'm danny pommells, csn. the alumni flyers took on a team representing the check mates charitable association at the flyers skate zone in
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northeast philly. it's the third year for the event which brings money and awareness to colitis. still ahead on "nbc 10 news today," a medical emergency in mid air. but it had to happen to one passenger. he definitely picked the right place. you'll hear how he lucked out coming up. mr. president, what about the aliens, they vaporized the entire state of california. >> so then i won the popular vote. >> how would president trump handle an attack by aliens. alec baldwin and the cast from "saturday night live" imagine the possibilities next.
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this is video from last year. promoting the city as a police to live, work and perhaps start a business. tom innovators in technology, media and creative sectors will join forces for the south by southwest interactive and music festival. this morning we're hearing from a man who fainted on board a plane this week. there happened to be about two dozen doctors to help him out. tom mckay was flying from atlanta to houston with his wife when he started feeling light headed. he yelled he needed a doctor. within seconds a crowd of doctors is right by his side. mckay who is a retired air force pilot figured if there was trouble on a plane, he'd be the one to come to the rescue. >> if one of the pilots passed out, maybe i could go help. turns out somebody passed out, but it was me. >> he's undergoing tests to figure out why he fainted. if you're wondering why there were so many doctors on flight for that day, they were all returning home from a medical
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conference. alec baldwin returns to "saturday night live" as president donald trump. this time he's fighting aliens. >> this is the aliens and this is us. >> this is us? >> yes. >> ha is a great show, but i can't watch because it's on nbc and nbc has been very unfair to me. >> another skit is buzzing on social media this morning. scarlett johansson played ivanka trump in a satirical ad for a fake perfume called complicit. it's trending on twitter. >> it doesn't crave the spotlight, but we see her. oh, how we see her. >> a feminist, an advocate, a champion for women. how? she's loyal, devoted but probably should have bounced after the whole "access
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hollywood" bus thing. >> ivanka trump is one of her father's closest advisers and advocates. just a few minutes before 10:00. "nbc 10 news today" continues with our final half hour of news. nbc 10's matt delucia is out in the elements getting ready for the st. patrick's day parade. >> a couple hours away from the start of that. if you have a green hat or coat, now is the time to get it. we'll give you a preview next. we'll tell you about the cold conditions we're dealing with today into your monday and then the main focus. the snowstorm that's moving in, what you might see in your neighborhood, rain, snow or a mix of both. plus the details on the biggest threats with this storm. we'll take a closer look hour-by-hour. here is a live look outside the art museum which might be a much more white scene in just a couple days. we'll be right back.
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a winter storm watch will go into effect tomorrow. today we're keeping an eye on the timing of the snow expected to wallop the region. before the storm, the bitter cold. temperatures will stay stuck in the 30s today and the winds will make it feel even cooler. investigators are on the scene of an early morning fire, details straight ahead. good morning. this is nbc 10 news the day, i'm rosemary connors. thanks for being with us. it's 10:00 on this sunday. let's start with the weather. the wind is still a factor today as the frigid weather continues. this is a live look at the wind turbines in south philly still moving at thi


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