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covid conscious. how you can have fun while staying safe. in the north bay, watch for mountain lions. back to back sightings. chinese american world war ii veterans finally getting recognition they deserve. how they are being honored. good morning. it is friday october 29. i am amanda starrantino. >> i am anne makovec in for len. we are waking up to a weekend that the area has been waiting for all year long. we have live team coverage for what you need to know better the busy bay area weekend. we begin with justin andrews and final preps for outside lands. how is it looking out there? >> reporter: remember last year it was canceled because of covid concerns. we're not able to get inside the gates but i can show you the gates that are outside. this is a sign that they are ready to welcome the festival goers. inside all six stages are set across golden gate park. it's a good line up too.
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the festival is sold out expecting to pool about 70,000 people each day. we are talking today, tomorrow, and sunday. if you are in the area, make sure you have some patience. there are new vendors, almost 40 additional food options this year all at a time when the industry can use extra cash. line up is huge, vampire weekend, lizzo, glass animals, young thugs. people who live here say they're ready for the festival. >> it's a lot of joy after a long time of being cooped up. >> it's a 72 hour exciting event. obviously there is a trade off with not having park access but i think it is an important trade off. >> reporter: with the historic storms we saw last week, organizers say they didn't even know they were going to be able to have it but luckily they got everything in place and it is
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happening. it kicks off today through sunday. justin andrews, kpix5. >> it is exciting. i am assuming it is sold out. do you have any on mae ter rket ops people are looking for a ticket? >> reporter: i don't know. they say it's sold out, so i will check. that's a good question. i will go in my car and look it up and see if we can find other options. >> we were wondering for ourselves. >> we'll check back with you in the next half hour. thanks. let's turn to mary lee with that weekend weather. will you need to dress up or get more jackets or whatever for the festival? jackets for sure. we are looking at cool temperatures. i know a lot of people are super excited about outside lands. if you are heading to golden gate park, dress warmly. we are talking low 60s today, upper 50s saturday and sunday withinly cloudy skies.
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so y r that. here we gowelook to our daytime highs. we are looking at more clouds, seasonal, highs in 60s and 70s, low 60s along the coast, mid to upper 60s around the bay, 68 oakland. for the peninsula upper 60s to low 70s and daytime highs inland low to mid 70s this afternoon. let's check with gianna. i know it will be crowded for everyone heading to outside lands today and over the weekend. >> no doubt thousands of people every day, friday, saturday, sunday. plus it's halloween so you have all that as well. there are a lot of road closures. all roads west of park, cross over drive are shut down. bikes have access to limited areas and parking will be limited. how will you get there? muni. that's your best bet. they'll have extra service and
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express service as well. you can take bart into san francisco and transfer to muni. if you are doing ride share or buses they'll be dropping off and picking up northside of irving. passenger loading loads are on south side of fulton. it is halloween weekend and health experts say it is okay for kids to trick or treat as long as you take extra safety measures. >> joycelyn moran is live at a house that's decorated for the ghouls and goblins. >> reporter: that's right. i will not lie. it's 5:00 in the morning and dark, and i am a little spooked out. these decorations are kid friendly. take a look at them. you see frankenstein, pumpkins. last night they had a monster mash party. take a look at the video, you see kids having a good time and families still having an opportunity to come in case you
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missed it last night. they're having another dance party tonight and tomorrow night from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. and we know that families are looking forward to this halloween given that last year, there were more restrictions in place and health experts this year say it is safe to do tre long as safety measures are being taken. for one, they say avoid indoor parties and try to stay outdoors as much as possible. this is because as we know many kids are not yet eligible to get vaccinated. secondly, make sure you are wearing face coverings, especially if you are handing out candy and if you are trick or treating. take a listen to what health experts say. >> there is no way to predict the density of children who are going to come together and there is no way to know which households they're approaching, whether or not those adults are vaccinated or unvaccinated. >> reporter: experts also say with the costumes that come
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with masks, that is not a replacement for face coverings that protect you against covid- 19. so make sure you have those with you as well. we'll have more tips from health experts to keep you, your kids, and your family safe. >> those decorations look great. thank you. new, two high schools in sonoma county are shut down because of a threat on social media. classes and activities are canceled after administrators reported a specific threat made via social media against laguna high campus. they say they're closing schools out of abundance of caution. we are one step closer to cdc making it official, recommendation for kids 5 to 11 to be vaccinated. that's expected next week. santa clara's department of public health is offering prizes for youth who make videos encouraging them to get
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a shot. it's called 2021vax video contest. grades 6 to 12 at schools in one county are asking to post on instagram and tiktok. the winners get cash prizes, $1,500 for first place, 1,000 for second and $500 for third place. submissions will be accepted until november 15. for the second night, a rally at the in and out in pleasant hill supporting the burger chain's refusal to check vaccine cards like county required. it's not just in and out. contra costa is handing out fines to other businesses not following the rules. >> i think it's no restaurant's business if you are vaccinated. we are going to support the restaurant. we are leaving the state in about six months. >> inside put the mask on, walk through the door, take the mask off. how does that help? >> in and out says it will not
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be vaccine police. its locations in contra costa closed for indoor dining and are open for drive through and take out to comply with records. monday indoor mask rules will be easing. alameda county says masks will no longer be required in certain indoor settings where everybody is fully vaccinated. that includes offices, gyms, fitness centers, employee commuter vehicles, indoor religious gatherings if there are 100 people or fewer. nearly 2,000 mental healthcare professionals at kaiser voted to authorize a strike. the union says vote came after kaiser rejected proposals to ease caseloads for psychologists, therapists, social workers. they say they need better staffing to abide by state law on follow up appointments. "we have to work together to address this challenge in a way that honors and rewards
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employees and recognizes increasing difficulty members and customers face in paying for care." two mountain lion sightings alone in the north bay in the last two weeks. >> a woman saw one on the trail at shores. she took a snapshot of the animal lurking in the bushes. that follows a separate sighting at a neighborhood in santa rosa. true wild says the big cat less than a year old. it was frank will eyed and brought to sonoma county wildlife rescue for medical evaluation. >> his condition was really good. i doubt he would be doing that well on his own at this age, so i think he's been sort of helped out by his mom. >> the mountain lion was released to the wild and gps info shows he is back in the hills. good boy. movements will be monitored in hopes of finding out if he is reunited with his mother. >> hope so.
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ten minutes after 5:00. still vearea mayors teg up at levi stadium today. the all out push to get world cup soccer to santa clara county. >> more than 70 years in the making, special honor long over due for chinese american veterans. >> i can't wait to tell that story. we are looking at daytime highs near normal. a pleasure ability day, talking 60s and 70s, around where we should be. the weekend forecast is coming up. it is friday light but we have reports of a crash on
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welcome back. happening today, a pitch for world cup soccer in the bay area. officials with soccer's internatural governing body fifa will be in the region and will tour levi stadium, potential site for part of the 2026 world cup. mayors of san francisco, san jose, oakland will help make the case the 49ers president. host cities in xico wbe chosen next year. chinese american world war ii veterans finally getting recognition they deserve more than 70 years later.
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>> this saturday more than 100 chinese american world war ii veterans will be honored in sacramento. mary lee is joining us. you have been covering this story over the last few years. for you it is a personal story. it is for sure. chinese american world war ii areas from the bay area and sacramento will be receiving congressional gold medal, congress' highest honor of national appreciation. one of the veterans honored will be my grandfather. three years ago, san francisco supervisors were pushing to officially honor and celebrate chinese american world war ii veterans. i had the privilege of speaking to two heroes, both proud to be american. >> i am just as american as anybody else. it's just the color of the skin but i am as patriotic as any american. >> if i had to do it again, i'd
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do it again. >> even during extreme racism against chinese americans with exclusion act in place, they felt it was their duty to fight for freedom. they served around the world and even formed chinese american squadrons like flying tigers 14th air service group. >> i think it's important that they're honored. the fact that we have so few world war ii veterans, it is very important that we recognize them while still alive. >> eventually congress did recognize chinese american world war ii veterans for their service and sacrifice, awarding them with congressional gold medal. >> 70 years is too late, you know. >> i spoke to my dad about my grandfather's service during world war ii. he shared the stories my grandpa told him before he passed away. >> he did tell me about the
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time he was flying over europe and they were being shot at as h is a od time r u guys art praying they could get out alive. >> my grandfather was just in high school when he went to war, served in army air corps and was the only asian american in his unit. >> he was proud of being a service man. i remember going through his closet one time and i found his uniform. this is probably 15 years after the war. i remember putting on his jacket and all that stuff, you know. so i knew he was a sergeant. >> my family and i will be there saturday to represent my grandfather. we are incredibly proud of him and only wish he were still alive to see this moment. talking to my dad, i didn't know some of the stories, you know, what my grandfather went through during world war ii. we are so honored and out of
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the 115 veterans who are honored tomorrow, only four will be there who are living. >> that is a shame. but something for your family to be so proud of. it goes to show it is never too late to do the right thing. >> a long time coming but what an incredible moment that will be for all of you. >> thank you. >> thank you for sharing that. >> it means so much. thank you. >> very cool to see your dad too. >> jim lee. we'll have more weather coming up but i will take you to the roadways because we have a lot going on. trouble spot west bound 37. there is a crash as you work near the vallejo area. a couple cars are tangled and blocking lanes near walnut avenue exit. give yourself extra time there. another crash near richmond san rafael bridge west on the marin side. you have at least one lane blocked. bay bridge toll plaza is good,
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no delays. traffic is light for now but that will change. for outside lands, a lot of folks headed in for the event. golden gate bridge will likely be a busy ride. san mateo bridge is good, if you want to cross between hayward to the peninsula headed west bound which is the commute direction, it is looking good. 12 minutes. outside lands, muni is probably your best bet. you can take bart and transfer to muni. ride share and buses northside of irving will be loading and unloading zones. passenger loading zones on the south side of fulton. also it's halloween. a lot of trick or treaters will be out and about sunday. if you are driving around, take it slow. try not to pass cars in neighborhood areas. kids might be walking and crossing streets and running around. this is mary's pup dressed up for halloween and getting ready
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for trick or treat. should be fun. happy halloween. >> kiro is ready to go in his unicorn halloween costume, love my little fur baby there. we are looking at great weather for halloween. let's talk about what you can expect. mild and more clouds today, temperatures in the 60s and 70s. it's going to be a beautiful day. as we look to our weekend, it will be cooler saturday and for sunday for halloween. there is a slight chance to see maybe a sprinkle for parts of the north bay and the coast on saturday but it does look dry on sunday. then rain for all of us returns next monday. we are looking at slightly cooler temperatures but again looking mild today. as we look to saturday, there is a chance to possibly see a few showers. weather models are kind of not even in agreement on tomorrow. we're just going to say there is that chance but for the most part, cool for our weekend. you can see clouds as we head through our day. as we look to tomorrow, more clouds for your saturday and
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again cooler saturday and for sunday. daytime highs, low 60s along the coast, low 70s for peninsula, 73 for south bay in santa clara, 74 san jose, inland east bay, 73 concord, 72 pleasant hill, mid 70s for tri valley. around the bay 67 in san francisco and alameda, 68 in oakland, san leandro. north bay, upper 60s to low 70s, topping out at 75 for a daytime high in clover dale. talking about the halloween forecast for sunday evening. it's going to be a chilly one so you will need that jacket. mid 50s along the coast, upper 50s for around the bay and low 60s inland for halloween evening. the seven-day forecast san francisco, oakland, san jose, temperatures will be cooler again saturday and for sunday. we are looking at rain returning monday and at this point for next thursday. inland east bay, north bay, coast, cooler. again there is that slight
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chance for north bay and coast to maybe see a few showers. otherwise, more clouds, cooler saturday and for sunday for halloween. it looks great. rain returns again as we look ahead to monday and at this point, widespread rain also for next thursday. back to you. 5:21. today, if you are planning to hit the slopes this weekend you perhaps have several options. early opening today after last weekend's bomb cyclone dropped over three feet of snow. palasades tahoe and mammoth also opening. it's that time of year again. next, contra costa county getting in the halloween spirit. how clerk's office is putting a twist on tying the knot this morning. at 7:00 on cbs mornings, facebook now called meta. hear from an executive on what the change means for ordinary people. meet an astronaut in spacex's halloween launch and a look at the science
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welcome back. 5:24, a live look outside this morning, a little bit fog out there but it's going to be a beautiful friday. have you ever thought about having a halloween themed wedding? >> for those who love the spooky holiday just that much, one east bay county is taking
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it to the next level. contra county clerk's office is officiating scare-monies. about 20 are scheduled to happen today and the officiants will be in their best halloween costume. why not. even the couples get into it. >> yeah, yeah. >> if that's your thing, have fun. that is really cool. and congratulations to them on their scare-mony. coming up, with halloween creeping closer, is it safe to go door to door. we have live with advice from doctors. how you can make the most of the holiday while staying safe. >> reporter: outside lands is back. i am justin andrews live with everything you need to know
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and keep the public safe. on kpix5 and streaming on cbsn bay area, festival come back like no other. we are live at golden gate park where thousands of people are about to pour into outside lands. experts say it is safe to halloween this year. we'll have tips coming up in the next few minutes. we need passengers to feel safe on board an aircraft. >> call to action by most powerful transportation agency in the u.s. this morning, the fight for safer skies.
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repairs to san francisco's troubled millennium tower are underway again but for how long? new concerns this morning. good morning. it is 5:29. it is friday october 29. i am amanda starrantino. >> love that friday part. i am anne makovec in for len. it is going to be a busy weekend in the bay area from outside lands to trick or treating safely. we have live team coverage all morning long. >> mary and gianna have your holiday forecast. first we begin with justin andrews live outside of golden gate park ahead of outside lands. >> reporter: some organizers say they didn't even think this would happen because of the relentless rains last week. but they got everything in place including this fencing to allow people to come in and pick up their tickets. it is going to be a big year and it all goes down right here at golden gate park. all stages, six of them, are set across the park. organizers say that the
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festival is sold out but, yes, this morning i found a few tickets and they'll cost you about $44. organizers are expecting 70,000 people each day for the three day festival. vampire weekend, lizzo, glass animals, young thug. that's just to name a few. a lot more artists are hitting the stage. there are more food vendors too. many can use extra cash because they're recovering from the pandemic's financial falls. >> we are supporting the restaurants who have had a difficult last year and a half from covid. the best thing to do is buy some of their food and enjoy it. >> in celebration of having a festival in our city and being able to celebrate the best parts. >> reporter: there is a guide on our website for all of this. kpix.com. you can check there and make sure you have everything you need before you come to enjoy
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this music festival. people want to know how do they dress? do they need a light jacket? i bet i can guess they do. i think you are right. we are looking at cool conditions if you are heading to outside lands. looking at temperatures at least as we head through tonight mostly cloudy and partly cloudy skies in the 60s with that breeze. also chilly conditions for saturday and sunday. grab that jacket if you are planning to head to golden gate park. we are looking at 60s and 70s as we head through our afternoon. it will be very beautiful with a few clouds, temperatures near normal, low 60s along the coast, mid to upper 60s around the bay. we'll talk more about the weekend forecast coming up. let's check with gianna helping us navigate the roadways. there will be a lot of people in san francisco especially the golden gate park area. parking is limited. you may want to consider mass transit.
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a lot of closures as well. all roads west are shut down now. sun set is closed. parking is limited. bikes will have limited access so you might consider public transit, probably the easiest way to get out there. take bart and transfer to muni. ride share and do passenger loading zones as well. >> a monster mash. >> health experts safer it is safe to go trick or treating and celebrate halloween as long as it is done safely. >> joycelyn moran is live in livermore at a house that's ready to go. it looks spooky there, joycelyn. >> reporter: that's right. we've got frankenstein behind me, pumpkins behind me. i will step out of the way so you can see the great decorations outside of this house on nadine street in livermore. they're having a monster mash dance party today and tomorrow.
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this year health experts say it is safe to celebrate but with the health measures. look at what american academy of pediatrics says. they recommend limiting trick or treating to smaller groups, waiting turn to avoid large clusters in trick or treating and of course practicing good hygiene. health experts recommend avoiding indoor parties and stay outdoors. as we know many kids are not yet eligible to get their vaccine. >> it is not safe to hold an in number of children unmasked. i think not offering food and drink indoors is critically important to keep any type of indoor gathering safe. >> the house we are at, this was the outdoors monster mash party. they'll be doing it tonight and tomorrow from 7:00 to 8:00, 227 nadine street. of course they recommend that you do wear face coverings.
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i know a lot of the costumes come with masks but that is not a replacement for the face coverings. be sure to bring those with you. >> are you dressing up for halloween? >> reporter: i am not going to lie. i am not a big fan of halloween and i have been leaving it until last minute so i don't have a costume. >> there is still time. i am with you. >> there is still time. i have two days. >> thanks. today, vaccination deadline loerinnew yo city undermandate from the mayor. they must be vaccinated by 5:00 p.m. or go on unpaid leave. union says as much as 20% of fire companies could close. the police force could be affected. about a quarter of officers have not gotten the shot. scary moments at l.a.x. where reports of active shooter
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grounded flights and sent hundreds running out of the terminal and on to the tarmac. officials say they got a report of somebody with a gun in the terminal in terminal one around 7:30. no shots were fired and no weapons were recovered. one person was detained but didn't give out more details. airport operations are back to normal. that incident comes 24 hours after another attack on a flight attendant in mid air. a live look at sfo, there is now a call for most powerful transportation agency in u.s. to take action. the suspect who attacked american airlines flight attendant wednesday is banned from the airline. he punched her twice and broke her nose but the association of professional flight attendants wants faa and department of transportation to not only prosecute violators but ban unruly passengers from every airline. >> we need passengers to feel safe on board an aircraft, whether that is with the virus
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or whether that is with knowing it is going to be safe and they're not going to be attacked or witness an attack that puts the airplane in jeopardy at 35,000 feet. >> the flight attendants association found a whopping 85% of the 5,000 flight attendants surveyed reported they have dealt with unruly passengers this year alone. today president biden meets with pope francis at the vatican. the white house says they'll talk about efforts to boost human dignity including ending pandemic and tackling climate crisis. before flying to italy the president made a visit to capitol hill. he had hoped to secure a deal to pass two bills that together cover infrastructure, climate change, childcare, and more. democrats are putting final touches on the president's $1.75 trillion build back better agenda. >> we understand it is 90% written. that 10% should hopefully be very quick to put together based on the framework that the president gave us. >> it is not clear if the
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framework has support of two moderate senators, kristin cinema and joe manchin. mr. biden was hoping to have clear victory by monday when he heads to scotland for united nations climate summit. in california newsom administration officials will give a briefing before they head to next week's summit called cop 26. they will talk about what they hope to achieve at the global gathering. 5:38. time for the money watch report. two major tech companies seeing down turn in stock prices. elise preston is joining us live from the new york stock exchange. happy friday. happy friday. two tech giants delivered disappointing third quarter earnings reports. amazon shares dropped 4% after hours trading, the company lowered expeio season of pldipped 3% after hours. ceo tim cook says supply chain crunch is costing the company $6 billion. you can soon be ordering your
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favorite mcdonald's meal from a robot. the fast food giant is working with ibm to develop artificial intelligence for drive thrus. this announcement comes after mcdonalds began testing the technology earlier this year. a study shows workers ditching jobs that can't be done remotely. job searches in childcare, food service, home health have dropped nearly 8% in the last few months. on the flip side, searches for higher paying remote jobs in i.t. and help desk roles have surged. this comes as weekly unemployment filings dip to a new pandemic low last week. >> i can see a lot of people got a taste of that working from home during the pandemic and don't want to let those benefits go. >> yeah. we are hearing that a ford engineer is putting skills to work on a halloween costume, a very special one. what's up with that? i absolutely love this
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story. he made a 7.5-foot kids version of cruella deville's phantom car for the 6-year-old. she has a medical condition that leaves her unable to walk and past years he's made her cinderella's carriage and amelia earhart's plane. a great story to kick off your friday. >> that is fabulous. she will be the envy of the neighborhood in that ride. love to see it. thanks. we'll see you again when the stock market opens at 6:30. 20 minutes before 6:00. coming up on kpix5 and streaming on cbsn bay area. >> repair work underway for san francisco's tallest tower. coming up, why an engineering consultant believes it is time to put brakes on the entire project. an historic bay area concert venue on the market. what does that mean for the building? details are next. slightly cooler today but still mild and a beautiful day ahead for your friday. we've got a lot going on this
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weekend. your full forecast is coming up.
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the northwest. he says the floor of the basement exposed what appeared to be a serious problem. it was dipping in the middle something referred to as dishing. >> dishing of the floor there which is the dishing of the mat, 10-foot thick mat, was significant. clearly it had been distressed when they start jacking. then doing load redistribution and they're dependent on the integrity of the existing structure. >> the current perimeter pile upgrade may run into troubles when new piles anchored to bed rock are connected to the weakened foundation. he is hoping foundation issues will be discussed when supervisors hold hearings next week. we have been digging into the problems for several months. you see ongoing reporting on kpix.com. 5:44. live to san francisco now where one historic concert venue is on the market this morning. the city's regency ball room
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has been listed for sale or lease. potential buyers can choose between maintaining 65,000 square foot space as a concert venue or transforming it to a residential or office space. the building opened in 1909 as a scottish temple and transformed to a movie theater in 1966. it has been used as a banquet hall and dance studio. you will have to leave the asking price up to your imagination. none is listed. today, a mural will be unveiled at a san francisco bart station depicting mexican heritage of the musician carlos san tan and his family. he will speak at a ceremony with mayor london breed. his younger brother helped design the mural before he died unexpectedly last year. today's dedication is in his honor. new, merriam webster added 455 new words and phrases to its dictionary. >> there is plenty covid
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related entries. they include break through as in break through cases or infections. super spreader as in super spreader events. we saw covid. >> there is tbh for to be honest and ftw, for the win. also making the list, dad bod. and taking a walk outside and making sure to appreciate the things around you. >> i like that. >> especially around the bay area, there are so many things to be thankful for and enjoy outside. it sounds like our weather will be perfect for that. >> for sure. i know a lot of people including me and my family, we took hikes during the pandemic and we had to shelter in place and really to appreciate the bay area and all its beauty. all right. today it's going to be another beautiful day to day a hike,
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take a walk. we are looking at temperatures in the 50s. gab that jacket first thing this morning. through the afternoon, we are talking 60s and 70s. we are dealing with dense fog. this is down to about a quarter mile in petaluma and fairfield, near zero along the coast. parts of the north bay as well as for parts of the coast dealing with that dense fog. here is what you can expect, mild conditions for today, more clouds as we head through our afternoon. it is cooler for us this weekend saturday and for sunday for halloween and right now looking at widespread rain next monday and actually for next thursday as well. on futurecast, slightly cooler for today but still mild and pleasant for your friday. as we look to saturday, there is a slight chance to see maybe a sprinkle for parts of the north bay and coast but i think the bigger weather story for our weekend will be the clouds and cooler temperatures. as we take you hour by hour on
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futurecast, you see clouds streaming in. as we look to your saturday, you see the clouds and cooler temperatures for saturday and again for halloween. sunrise at 7:32 and sun set at 6:13. checking daytime highs, low 60s along the coast, low 70s around the bay for the peninsula. south bay, 73 santa clara and 74 for san jose this afternoon. inland east bay, 73 in concord, 73 for tri valley and livermore, pleasanton, dublin. around the bay, 67 in san francisco, alameda, 68 oakland, san leandro. north bay, upper 60s to low 70s, 73 in napa and 72 for ukiah. halloween forecast for sunday evening, it's going to be a chilly one but dry looking at mainly cloudy skies along the coast in the mid 50s. around the bay upper 50s and low 60s inland for halloween evening. seven-day forecast, san francisco, oakland, san jose,
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clouds and cooler for the weekend. rain chances pick up again for widespread rain monday and for next thursday. inland east baynorth bay, coast, we are looking at the chance to see maybe a sprinkle for parts of the north bay and coast on saturday but again much cooler with the clouds. we are looking at partly cloudy skies sunday for halloween, just a little bit cooler for some of us. then again we are looking at the rain returning for us for next monday and next thursday with our next weather system. of course we need the rain. let's check with gianna. i know you are helping us navigate the roadways. >> today is looking good. if you are ready to head out freeways are friday light. but that is going to change quickly as folks head to san francisco for outside land. plan for that. there is a lot going on, plus halloween. we have a crash west bound 580 at the richmond san rafael bridge on the marin side. it is friday so it is lightly
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traveled. plus it gets busier after 6:00. bay bridge toll plaza is looking good. metering lights are off and the golden gate bridge is looking good. but that is going to change as people head into san francisco for outside lands. travel time into altamont, 35 minutes from 205 rds 680. a lot of closures near golden gate park for the weekend events. roads are closed. your best bet is use public transit. take bart and transfer to muni which will have extra service and express in and around the area. it is halloween. we are having some fun on the morning show. tag us a the kpix. this is the kiley family. brian kiley is one of our talented photo journalists. road safety is important. watch the kids crossing and watch as they dart into the
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roadways. they'll be excited walking out and about on sunday. carry a flash light or glow stick. that makes you more visible. be careful on the roadways. >> good tips. thanks. stringent stench mystifying those visiting san juan reservoir in sacramento. the basin is used to store storm water. it is designed to break down oils, fertilizers, other materials before entering. experts believe the bomb cyclone could be the trigger of the smell. >> because we did have historic amount of rain, you can see some of the decaying organic materials collecting in the basins and causing an unpleasant odor. >> i have smelled some bad smells but i was like my kids are not playing over here. >> some say they won't be visiting either until the smell settles. >> one of those walks we were
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talking about earlier, not there. next on kpix5 and streaming on cbsn bay area. >> fish, feathered friends, more, the newly revamped bay area zoo getting ready to open the gates. today, the special halloween show today at 2:00 on kpix5. let's take a live look outside before break. this is a view from the richmond san rafael bridge. traffic is starting to back up but still moving smoothly. before break, let's do a tribute to ken bastida who is retiring believe it or not tonight. we'll be back with more as we count down to gold. >> thank goodness for ken. >> he just carried me through that whole period. he was so wonderful. >> congratulations. it's been wonderful over the years being part and
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welcome back. we have dense fog for parts of the north bay and the coast. through the day, we will see more clouds stream in. it's going to be a beautiful day, temperatures near normal for this time of year in the 60s and 70s. 67 in san francisco, 68 in oakland, 74 in san jose, 73
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concord. kids and parents will have a new attraction to check out in palo alto. >> junior museum and zoo reimagined into a new interactive hands on experience. you can feed flaming owes and check out other animals in their happen at that time. it was built in 1940 and expanded over time but needed a face lift. it officially opens november 12, weekends only. and then six days a week starting in late december. feed the flamingos. >> the tortoise is cute as well. >> admission is 10 bucks, so not bad. coming up, in a few hours streets in san francisco's sun set and richmond districts are about to get busier. we are live with the final preps underway for outside lands music festival after a covid hiatus. >> get those costumes ready.
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on kpix5 and streaming on cbsn bay area, tens of thousands of people about to flood into golden gate park. outside lands is back in a matter of hours. >> a celebration of having a festival in our city and being able to celebrate the best parts. live to the east bay, halloween weekend is here and kids are ready to trick or treat like it is 2019 but the reminder from doctors, be covid conscious. you can have fun while staying safe. warning in the north bay, watch for mountain lions, back to back sightings over the past couple weeks. good morning.

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