Skip to main content

tv   Good Morning Washington 430am  ABC  January 5, 2018 4:30am-5:00am EST

4:30 am
requests" leading up to the decision. c-n-n, fox news, m-s-n-b-c and c-n-b-c are some of the stations getting blocked. but-- local news stations will still be available. bad news for tennis fans. tennis star serena williams will not be playing in this month's australian open after all. williams pulled out of the tournament, saying she doesn't feel prepared to compete after giving birth four months ago. williams famously won her 23rd grand slam title at last year's australian open while about two months pregnant with her daughter alexis ohanian jr. the australian open starts january 15th. it's xx and we're just getting started. a winter blast-- brings floods, ice, and thousands of canceled flights. now a clean up begins with the region bracing for a dangerously cold weekend.
4:31 am
good morning washington. wind chill advisory until noon for the entire area. wind chills will be 5-10 below zero. - dangerous cold today and tomorrow; wind gusts 30+ mph - frostbite type of weather -- please be safe outside & bring in pets! - near record lows this weekend - 40s return next week - watching potential for a wintry mix monday & friday today: sunny and dangerously cold. blustery. highs: 17-22 winds: nw 15-20 g 30+ mph tonight: clear, very cold, and blustery. lows: 3-9 winds: nw 10-15 g 25 mph saturday: sunny and dangerously cold. blustery. highs: 17-22 winds: nw 15-20 g 25+ as if the heavy snow and hurricane force
4:32 am
4:33 am
enough ... the monster storm that slammed the east coast has also sparked record flooding! a historic high tide swamped the massachusetts coast ... overwhelming towns with rushing water ... san
4:34 am
prompting dozens of rescues. once the floodwaters hit the streets ... they froze over almost immediately ... turning parked cars into popsicles. abc's lynda lopez has more. this winter storm dropped a little snow here in the
4:35 am
dropped a little snow here in the district-- but farther east, it was a totally different story. this time yesterday - ocean city looked more like antarctica! and now that the storm has moved on-- residents are left with a major
4:36 am
temperatures well below freezing. jeff abell has more. that was jeff abell reporting. as temperatures
4:37 am
around in the next few weeks -- one thing you should be around in the next few weeks -- one thing you should be watching... are your pipes. the montgomery county fire department is already getting plenty of calls about frozen pipes in the area. if you want to avoid some of these problems, workers say you should allow a small amount of water to trickle through the pipes. and if you're away, leave your thermostat at a reasonable temperature to keep those pipe warm. remember to stay connected, no matter what the weather brings.. just download our free stormwatch 7 weather app for the latest forecast, alerts and school closings. developing now.. a man is under arrest, after a dramatic drug bust in arlington's crystal city neighborhood. a swat team surrounded the man in a parking lot off south clark street.. around 3:15 p.m. a nearby worker says he heard what sounded like explosions. he ran to a window, and saw three s-u-v's pinnning another s-u-v.
4:38 am
appear to have been flash grenades. police say they were executing a narcotics search warrant. they wouldn't provide many details. but they said anytime a swat team is involved.. there's an elevated threat level. they have not released the suspect's name. coming up-- a scandalous tell-all book-- now on store shelves. and president trump is offering his own review on social media. what he's saying about the book, and the people behind it. plus, a beloved game show host making a startling announcement to his fans. he may not be there when the show resumes its taping schedule... we'll tell you why.
4:39 am
locally-owned novec keeps the power delivery system in tip-top shape throughout the year. that ensures novec customers enjoy dependable power. novec holds the record for the most reliable electric service in the region... and has for almost two decades. novec also uses proven technology and round-the-clock response to maintain one of the highest utility customer satisfaction ratings in the nation. novec. keeping you connected.
4:40 am
4:41 am
5-10 below zero. - dangerous cold today and tomorrow; wind gusts 30+ 5-10 below zero. - dangerous cold today and tomorrow; wind gusts 30+
4:42 am
- frostbite type of weather -- please be safe outside & bring in pets! - near record lows this weekend - 40s return next week - watching potential for a wintry mix monday & friday today: sunny and dangerously cold. blustery. highs: 17-22 winds: nw 15-20 g 30+ mph tonight: clear, very cold, and blustery. lows: 3-9 winds: nw 10-15 g 25 mph saturday: sunny and dangerously cold. blustery. highs: 17-22 winds: nw 15-20 g 25+ coming up-- they stopped to get
4:43 am
4:44 am
they stopped to get gas-- now several drivers are looking at big repair bills. they stopped to get gas-- now several drivers are looking at big repair bills. but they won't be paying for it. we'll tell you why, after the break. developing now.. the latest on the
4:45 am
4:46 am
4:47 am
4:48 am
4:49 am
between president trump and former white house chief strategist steve bannon.. overnight, the president again tweeted about bannon, and the book he's quoted in. the publishers of that book are speeding up the release date.. to today. stephanie ramos has more. longtime "jeopardy" host alex trebek says he'll return to work soon, after
4:50 am
4:51 am
powerball jackpots are each higher than 400-million dollars. and that has people racing to buy tickets.. and dreaming about what they do with their winnings. in this freezing cold weather, potential lottery winners have one thing on their minds: getting warm. the drawing for the 445-million dollar mega millions jackpot is at 11 tonight. the powerball drawing will take place at 10:59 tomorrow night. that jackpot is 550-million dollars.
4:52 am
at xx time for weather. toss to eileen wind chill advisory until noon for the entire
4:53 am
5-10 below zero. - dangerous cold today and tomorrow; wind gusts 30+ mph - frostbite type of weather -- please be safe outside & bring in pets! - near record lows this weekend - 40s return next week - watching potential for a wintry mix monday & friday today: sunny and dangerously cold. blustery. highs: 17-22 winds: nw 15-20 g 30+ mph tonight: clear, very cold, and blustery. lows: 3-9 winds: nw 10-15 g 25 mph saturday: sunny and dangerously cold. blustery. highs: 17-22 winds: nw 15-20 g 25+
4:54 am
4:55 am
actually, the biggest dinos only ate plants! mu-um dinosaurs only eat meat! and country crock is made with plants. country crock has always been made with the goodness of plants. it has real, simple ingredients...
4:56 am
fresh taste you love. welcome to crock country.
4:57 am
station. workers say a fuel delivery driver accidentally put the diesel and the premium fuel in the wrong tanks. unfortunately, no one noticed until about a dozen drivers pulled away then broke down. damages are estimated to cost between 500 and 800 dollars per car. but the gas station is offering to pay for the damages. longtime "jeopardy" host alex trebek says he'll return to work soon, after having surgery for blood clots on the brain. in a video on "jeopardy's" facebook page, trebek announced that he'd had the surgery during the show's holiday
4:58 am
he says his prognosis is excellent, but there is no word on when he may be able to return to the show. there is much more coming up on good morning washington. john gonzalez.. what are you working on for 5 0-clock.
4:59 am
5:00 am

59 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on