By Mark Gomez | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: December 4, 2018 at 6:53 am | UPDATED: December 4, 2018 at 7:14 am Commuters in the Bay Area should plan for a wet commute Tuesday evening. Forecasters with the National Weather Service say the entire Bay Area will receive a good soaking beginning sometime Tuesday afternoon, with a chance of scattered showers through Wednesday night. Rainfall totals are expected to range from one-quarter to one-half inch, with a possibility of up to 1 inch in higher elevations, according to Matt Mehle, a meteorologist with the weather service in Monterey. “It’s not going to be a huge soaker,” Mehle said. “But this will be a nice, beneficial rain for the region.” Rain 🌧️is in the forecast so you might want to pack an umbrella 🌂or rain jacket 🧥on your out the door. Here is a look at the timing – wet evening commute more likely. Weather Model is the … [Read more...] about Bay Area forecast: What is the timing of rain Tuesday?
Sinéad Baker, provided by Published 2:25 am PST, Monday, December 3, 2018 In this file photo taken on October 27, 2016, US First Lady Michelle Obama speaks during a campaign rally for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. - Michelle Obama says she can "never forgive" Donald Trump for questioning her husband's American citizenship, saying he and other "birthers" put her family at risk, in her hotly anticipated new memoir. Obama also says she was surprised that so many American women voted for the "misogynist" Trump over Hillary Clinton, "an exceptionally qualified female candidate," in the 2016 election. The book, "Becoming," hits stores on November 13, 2018. less In this file photo taken on October 27, 2016, US First Lady Michelle Obama speaks during a campaign rally for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. - Michelle Obama ... more … [Read more...] about Michelle Obama on Sheryl Sandberg’s ‘lean in’ strategy: ‘That s–t doesn’t work all the time’
PUBLISHED: 17:36 16 November 2018 | UPDATED: 17:36 16 November 2018 Getting debt under control now will give families a ‘buffer’ to absorb the unknown but likely increase in the cost of living Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto AntonioGuillem With four months remaining until the UK’s official withdrawal from the European Union, and still no clear message on the Brexit deal – despite the dramatic events in Westminster this week - concerns are rising over future interest rates and the effect on house prices and debt levels. Now is the time to review mortgage arrangements and property portfolios. Ranald Mitchell, a director of Charwin Private Clients Picture: Lee BlanchflowerThis is what we know: the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has frozen the base interest rate at 0.75pc. This is what we don’t know: the Brexit effect on interest rates, debt and house prices when we leave the EU at 11pm on Friday, March 29, 2019... exactly 130 … [Read more...] about Mortgages, debts and the Brexit effect – now’s the time to act
Allyson Chiu, The Washington Post updated at 12:26 PM Kellyanne Conway doesn’t think the controversial video shared by the White House of CNN reporter Jim Acosta refusing to let go of the microphone during President Donald Trump’s news conference last week was altered. The widely criticized clip was merely “sped up,” she said Sunday. In an interview with “Fox News Sunday” host Chris Wallace, the White House counselor known for coining the term “alternative facts” was trying to defend the administration’s decision to promote a video experts say was edited to make Acosta’s actions toward a White House intern seem more aggressive than they actually were. The video, which at first looks authentic, shows Acosta’s arm swiftly coming down on the arm of the young female aide who is trying to take the microphone from him. Missing from the seconds-long clip is Acosta saying, “Pardon me, ma’am,” as he … [Read more...] about Kellyanne Conway on Jim Acosta video: ‘That’s not altered. That’s sped up. They do it all the time in sports.’
We haven’t had a completely dry weekend since September, and this weekend is no different. But there’s a silver lining: The rain begins later Friday, and it will be over by the time most of us wake up Saturday morning. That means this weekend should end up dry during the daylight hours. Here’s more detail on the incoming rain as well as your complete weekend weather forecast. The rain begins Friday evening. Friday features a little bit of sunshine early, but the clouds will thicken up during the day. I expect showers to start approaching western sections of the region after 3 p.m., but the heaviest rain will definitely hold off until after the evening commute is complete. The rain will continue overnight into Saturday. If possible, clear leaves from gutters and storm drains — the rain will be quite heavy. High temperatures will reach near 50 degrees. The rain ends early Saturday. On Saturday, the rain shuts off very early, but be aware that heavy rain … [Read more...] about Here’s the timing and forecast for tonight’s heavy rain