tv Action News ABC November 24, 2014 5:00am-5:31am EST
>> good morning, it is 5:00 a.m., monday, november 24. here's what's happening. >> accuweather is tracking rain and record warmth for the start of the workweek. >> pennsylvania state police are looking for new leads into the disappearance of a 33-year-old woman from lehigh county. >> the thanksgiving day battle is set between the eagles and the cowboys. >> i think everybody will ignore the turkey and focus on that game. let's go over for weather an traffic to david and karen. >> reporter: all right, guys we
have some rain in some neighborhoods, looking at storm tracker 6 live, we had rain pushing through in the overnight at hours, it's been heavy at times, behind this rain, which is being guided through the region by a warm front we'll get warm and i am really warm -- and i mean really warm, 64 degrees, 56 in wilmington, 65 in dover, 60 in millville and the low to mid 60s in places like allentown, reading and trenton. as we head outside to catch the school bus this morning, look for temperatures in the low 60s between 6:00 and 8:00, cloudy and damp with twree branches still -- tree branches still wet, but the rain subsiding during that period. we're going for a high of 72 that's a new high this afternoon and approximate we hit its breaks a record. what a crazy week this will be,
though, karen as temperatures cool down tomorrow and by wednesday some of us could be looking at snow. i'll have the latest on accuweather coming up. >> reporter: you have to keep watching the forecast because it keeps changing. right now we're watching the roads. this is i-95 northbound shut down in delaware county. you can see no traffic is getting by and police on the scene right there off to the side. an accident debris on the roads, emergency crews on the roadway. i-95 shut down between 320 and the blue route so you've got to use 291 or route 1. we have another accident on the schuylkill expressway westbound, approaching bell month, this is slowing here past city avenue to approaching belmont that's an accident i-95 an accident on the schuylkill expressway and now we've got the schuylkill expressway westbound conshohocken construction in the process of clearing, both lanes should be open soon.
an accident involving the tractor-trailer northeast extension northbound approaching quakertown, expect slowing, i would expect a bunch of of accidents with the wet roads. >> good advice. the search is on for a lehigh county mother. police say she left work on friday and hadn't been seen since then. katherine scott is live in our satellite center with more, people say this is a lady who not would not leave behind her children. she left work for a lunch break, and she never returned. this is a picture of who they are looking for. this is 33-year-old jessica pagett, she was last seen leaving friday around 1:00. she was going to drive to her mother's house around 5 miles away to send a fax.
she was supposed to return to duck duck goose an hour later. she married her boyfriend of 8 years 2 1/2 months ago, the mother of two children and one step child. her sister made this video pleading for her safe return. >> if you have her or if you know her whereabouts, give her back, get her home, we miss her so much. >> and her family does suspect foul play saying she would never leave without telling anybody, again if you have any tips on her whereabouts, state police want to hear from you. live from the satellite center, katherine scott channel 6 "action news." >> tabernacle new jersey is unite in the community's efforts to copy with a family tragedy. >> god we come before you today, we know that all of us are hurting. >> that was a pastor leading prayers at a candle light vigil last night.
jeaninne lepage died yesterday. she shot her three children in her home on thursday and shot herself. two children died and the other son, alexander is in critical condition. brook field asset management from toronto agreed to buy revel for $110 million. but sources say the deal is off because of the problem with the power plant that provides energy to the revel. a preliminary hearing is scheduled tomorrow for the tractor-trailer driver behind a deadly pileup, stephen bernardito plowed into two cars and two people were killed. the 6abc 6abc dunkin'
donuts thanksgiving day parade marchs down the parkway thursday morning. you can start to watch it at 8:30. >> there's a threat it is raining in buffalo and temperatures have climbed to 54 degrees, resident it is preparing for possible evacuations. erin o'hern is live with this story. >> reporter: go to work, matt, this is round two, even a third round for buffalo, new york one week after the epic snowstorm, several counties from western new york are under flood warnings. this morning some areas got a total of 7 or 8 feet of snow. if you look at the video. there's construction vehicles there, you can see the amount of snow they needed to bring in the dump trucks. people scraping off roofs to prevent the roofs from collapsing. this is the only way they could move the snow out of the area
and clear the streets. now, warmer temperatures threaten to turn the seven feet of snow into melted snow that could be the equivalent of 8 inches of rain. the residents digging out from the epic blizzard are feeling the worst. with all that snow on the ground, they can go from snowed in last week to flooded out this time around. now, officials are warning residents to prepare for wide scale evacuations. >> toxic brew is what happens in a flood. it has sewage in it, it has all sorts of run off in it and it does tremendous damage. >> in case of flooding, officials say they are ready with the evacuation plans and emergency shelters, that's not what residents want to hear for
the holiday forecast. >> we're getting everything thrown at us over the next several days, too, heading outside, the rain is almost over. if we take the two dimensional view it is in the process of pushing out. in the next hour or so, most of the roads in the center portion of the region will be drying out. as we look outside, we have winds conditions you can see the camera down in atlantic city bouncing around a little bit, and temperatures are mild. 64 degrees in philadelphia. blustery out there, mild for this time of year and this morning. low 60s in allentown and reading and trenton and upper 50s along the boardwalk. up in allentown we're going for a mix of clouds and sun possible. windy and very mild, a high of 70 degrees up in allentown and we are going to be challenging record highs this afternoon. down in atlantic city, not as mild, 66 degrees, winds, but
still that mix of clouds and sun, overall comfortable conditions, in philadelphia we're going for a high of 72. if we hit it will beat the record by a degree. clouds and sun, windy and warm conditions winds out of the southwest gusting to 35 miles per hour. yes it will be windy out there and blustery, but at least it's on the mild side. we get there in a hurry. 63 by 8:00. 67 by 11:00. 72 that's the high, by 5:00 p.m. we'll be holding on to the upper 60s. wednesday, i'm skipping tomorrow, tomorrow there is no i. wednesday we're tracking an area of low pressure down in the gulf it will come scooting up the coast. track one, this is it is most likely scenario with a 70% chance. rain south and east as the low comes past us, but it's close enough to the coast to mix with cold air and force snow in the
philadelphia and the northern suburbs. there's a second potential track that takes the storm out to sea and in this case we have minimal impact and light accumulation, what to expect, let's go with the most likely scenario, we want you to warn you for the worst. i can see it starting out as rain on wednesday morning and changing over to snow. that will happen in the northern and western suburbs. north and west of i-95 you'll be looking at mainly snow where is it would be rain in new jersey and delaware, philadelphia on the bubble. rain changing to snow. what is the potential snowfall amount out of this, not much down south, but we could see one to three inches of snow in the i-95 corridor mainly on wednesday night, 3 to 6 inches, though, in the northern and western suburbs outside of philadelphia. this could be a changeover earlier in the day. up in allentown, north of the poconos there could be a potential of 6 inches or more
snow out of this. that could happen during the day or night. what could change, the storm could stay out to sea. it could be not cool enough to support of nch -- this much sno, we want to warn you what the potential is because so many have travel plans. the exclusive accuweather seven-day forecast, 72 very warm. tomorrow partly sunny, cooler, 58. wednesday we're in the 30s in the morning and getting up to 40 and dropping back to below freezing at night in philadelphia. it will be cooler in the northern northern and western suburbs. we'll looking at the rain/snow mix, rain changing over to snow later in the day. northern and western suburbs potential for snow up there. the good news it gets out of here for thanksgiving. brisk and chilly for the parade, high of 42. of that means you'll be spending the parade in the mid to upper
30s. it will be on the brisk side. colder on friday, 37. back to the low to mid 40s over the coming weekend. wednesday is the day to watch, we can't be certain about the snowfall amounts, i have to put them out there, because it's such a big day. >> we hope it's more rain and less snow. next up a tour bus veers off the road and lands upside down out west and it already had a crash during the day. >> the eagles women and set the stage -- the eagles win and set the stage for a thanksgiving showdown. >> reporter: this is the schuylkill expressway approaching belmont car blocking the left lane, we're slowing on the schuylkill expressway because of the accident and shut down on i-95. details coming up.
>> welcome back you're taking a live look here, out across center city. it is a very rainy morning, a good day to leave early, cut your speeds. there's also a lot of leaves on the roads, just another reason why you could go slipping and sliding. are 5:15, 63 degrees. >> it's going to be a tough commute out there this morning. >> reporter: when you start this early in the morning and we have accidents already, that's an indication it will be a tough morning commute. i-95 northbound is shut down between 320 we have been told that a coroner has been called to the scene. they have shut down i-95, it's
shut down between 320 and the blue route. you'll be trying to pass by the accident, you can't heading toward the airport. stick to come 291 or 1 to deal with the with the problem on i-95. let's look at the maps on the pennsylvania turnpike, construction westbound past norristown, construction slowing sign is blocking the left lane. in montgomery we have power outages in the area, you may see downed traffic lights, that may be the problem, bethlehem pike at keystone drive watch for that one. an accident involving an overturned vehicle, garden state parkway southbound past northfield, exit 36 watch for emergency workers coming to the scene. i want is to show you satellite and radar, we have rain moving through. i want to show you the winds seeing gusts up to 37 miles per
hour, i know whistles driving in -- whistles -- when i was driving in, wet leaves all over the place, be careful. >> a 35 man shot by father was not shot by his father at all. his own weapon discharged and delivered the fatal blast. a tour bus ran off a northern california freeway killed one person and injured 30 others, this happened 100 miles south of the oregon border. 50 miles to the south, this very same bulls hit a denny's restaurant. nobody was injured in the crash. they think fatigue played a factor in both of the accidents. the o-13 sixers play the portland trail blazers. the 16ers worse start was back in 1972. the nets had the worst start in
history 0-18 in 2009. the flyers hit the division leading new york islanders. the eagles and the cowboys beat up on nfl door matt on sunday, they stand in first place for a rumble on thanksgiving. the cowboys stunned the giants, 31-28 on a last-minute touchdown. the eagles are slight underdogs in dallas. both teams play in philadelphia two weeks later.
the astronauts joined three others onboard. >> a busy rainy morning. >> reporter: accidents, everywhere we look. >> reporter: let's look at the latest, i've got a shot of the ramp on the vine street expressway to the schuylkill expressway. the on-ramp is blocked, everybody is forced off to the schuylkill expressway westbound. bucks county northeast extension and he thinks approaching quakertown, an accident with a tractor-trailer. >> reporter: i have rain gory on the kids, because the rain may be -- i have rain gear on the kids because the rain may be filtering out of the respect. this afternoon, t-shirts, we're rooting for eastern university as the college of the morning. hello eastern. as you head out to the bus stop, low 60s. 64 by 9:00. noon, 61 and 71 by 3:00 with the
potential record high of 72 striking at 2:00. and 67 at 6:00 p.m. down at the airport, in case you're heading out to one of our more frequently traveled destinations, doesn't look like any major delays, but we have rain in boston and snow and rain in chicago and newark, rain as well as jfk. so the potential for some delays out there as the morning goes on. >> tonight on "action news" at 11:00. ful the delaware valley is going to the dogs. the days of leaving fido at home because of dining or shopping. it is coming to an end, more and more doors are open to our four legged friends. >> that's the dog with the camera we put one on the pooch and hit the streets of philadelphia for an experiment and what we found surprised us. we'll tell you how to get your
dog in shape if you want to take your dog out more, so sit, stay and watch, as we sniff out the pet-friendly places. orderly couples in bad marriages have a higher risk for heart disease than couples who are who are happily married. since our immune system declines as we get orderly, marital stress takes a toll on the elderly. >> up next, the man who slashed his neighbors tires in philadelphia has been arrested again. we're tracking a missing mother in the lehigh valley. that's ahead at 5:30. making coffee?
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ceptor workers reported a man answering to the description of david toledo wednesday was found placing a mousetrap with nails under a tire. he was arrested at home. we'll be watching the eagles game on thursday, getting our playoff hope up, depending on how far you get, you may need a song or should feel. gino's steaks in south philadelphia have people coming out to show their cheese steak should shuffle. they have launched a show us your shuffle contest. anybody with a shuffle could get prices and eagles game tickets. >> an apartment building collapses in chicago leaving residents inside in need of a
>> right now on "action news," the week is off to a soggy start from the accuweather forecast to the latest on traffic. we have everything you need to know to get ready for today's rainy commute. >> a woman leaves work and seemingly disappears. it's been three full days since anybody has seen her. police are asking for your help to track her down. more demonstrations on the streets of ferguson as they await the grand jury decision. >> david, it's raining around here. >> reporter: the rain is clearing out, behind this rain we'll see sun return, but the big story behind a warm front is a surge of mild air that's going to b