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"For Dylan at the Nobel prize ceremony almost sixteen past the hour on first light as we're joined by meteorologist dean devore and dean any hard. Rain's coming anyplace today. We have some rain in places. I don't know how particularly hard. It's going to be around the northern part of Florida into the southern parts of Georgia today. We'll see some steadier rain Tallahassee included in Jacksonville Florida as well. And we've got some spotty showers. They eastern Texas into Louisiana here on this Monday. I think the biggest story is folks in the northeast or wondering if we're we're back to winter. It is cold and some snow showers our friends in the state college area, I've been seeing some snow showers overnight. I think maybe some flurries in some of the suburbs. Well, north and west of New York City, but it is cold Michael back to well. This is a reminder today that we're much closer to winter on the calendar, then we are summer still in this. Early part of spring now where do we see some more today? Seasonable warmth out west, including our friends in Phoenix today. We'll see temperatures they're getting up into the seventies. And eighties. Some nice weather along the southern California coast now northern California does have some steadier rain today, and that goes up into coastal areas in Oregon in southern Washington Portland and Medford both seeing some rain as it starts its settle down into the Pacific northwest here over the next couple of days. All right. Thanks meteorologist dean devore from Westwood One. News a fight between President Trump and Democrats over hurricane relief for Puerto Rico is putting in peril a widely backed Bill for disaster aid for several states. Senate Republicans are taking a hard line and denying democratic requests for more aid for predator Rico devastated by back to back hurricanes two years ago. Democrats are threatening to block the GOP Bill and a showdown Senate vote which comes up this afternoon the outcome of that voting apparently is unclear at this time. Okay. Here's Robert workman. Joining us. Now, Robert I'm all for a week. And I guess you have baseball started now and we're getting down to the final four what's going on. Exactly. Plus we're winding up the NHL season this week in the NBA next week. And it's a busy busy time. And we'll start with the we're down to the final four and the NC double a basketball tournament east region. Final on Sunday in Washington DC to seed Michigan state vote off number one Duke, sixty eight sixty seven overall number one that was Cassius Winston twenty points and Tennessee for the Spartans. Meaning he scored or helped on nineteen of thirty field goals kind of in the middle of everything. Michigan state back in the final four for the first time since two thousand fifteen but it's the eighth time in the last twenty one years, although they've only won one national title back in two thousand and by the time the guys on this team were born midwest region. Final in Kansas City, fifth seed, Auburn defeated two seed, Kentucky, seventy seven seventy one in overtime Jared. Harper at twenty six points, Bryce, Brown twenty four tying bucket in regulate. And the first four points of the OT Tigers win their twelfth in a row that's a school record. And they go to the final four for the very first time Saturdays regional finals the south region in Louisville number one Virginia put down number three seed, Purdue eighty seventy five that one went overtime Cavalier's going to their first final four cents nineteen Eighty-four and the west region in Anaheim saw three Texas Tech up in one seed, Gonzaga, seventy five sixty nine red raiders will make their first foray into the final four in school history. Final four in Minneapolis this weekend, Saturday night Virginia will face Auburn tip off just after six PM eastern time, and that'll be followed by Michigan state and Texas Tech. And that's just start just before nine pm. We get the women's regional finals two of them last night with the two seats upsetting the number ones. Connecticut down to Louisville in Albany, New York and Oregon edge top seed, Mississippi State, eight hundred eighty four that game was in Portland, Oregon, though, so kind of a kind of a funny one there for the ducks tonight. It'll be overall number one Baylor against two-seat, Iowa in Greensboro, North Carolina. And. Top seed Notre Dame and two seed Stanford in Chicago their final four is Friday and Sunday in Tampa Florida in major league baseball last night, the Phillies flatten the Braves five one completing the only series sweep of the opening weekend. Bryce Harper and Andrew mccutchen homered. Jake Arrieta and the Fatman scattered four hits Orioles over the Yankees seven five win that opening series. Yes, they were a dumpster fire last year. But now they're two in one and ahead of those hundred win Yankees just say nationals in the Mets six five to salvage one game from the first weekend. Turner's second Dinger of the day was the winner in the bottom of the ninth. Brewer's walked off with a five four win over the cardinals Christian yelich doubled in the tying and winning runs. Earlier. The reigning in L MVP homered going deep for the fourth straight game to start the season. Only five of the players have done that including that Willie Mays. Character Tigers shaded the Blue Jays four three in eleven innings the dodgers Rangers. Mariners White Sox twins Padres raise. As Marlins pirates were all winners. NBA the hawks around the bucks one thirty one thirty five in overtime buzzer beater, their warriors up the Hornets one. Thirty-seven ninety while the wizards rock the nuggets ninety five ninety. So the warriors all alone in first place in the west clippers Mavericks, Lakers and kings were winners. NHL the penguins about the hurricanes. Three one, blue jackets. She is a sabres four nothing shutout wins for the Rangers and coyotes and also easy wins for the flames and Red Wings in. Let's see the Gulf of the PGA tour the Kevin Kisner beaten cooter three and two to win the Dell match-play event in Austin, Texas. We're just two weeks away from the masters and nascar's NASCAR also in Texas. Denny Hamlin takes the checkered flag for the second time this year. That's Monday sports. All right. Thank you Robert workman. Twenty one minutes after the hour and first lights coming right back with marshmallow flavored coffee. I think. Napa know this month at Napa you can get a garden hose reel for just twenty four ninety nine when you spend fifty bucks on well anything boil breaks little trick airfresheners car wax car so oil filters as long as it's fifty bucks. You could get a self retracting garden hose reel for twenty four and ninety nine quality parts, helpful people. That's Napa know how participating Napa auto part stores while supplies last offer ends four hundred nineteen. What does building a better Bank? 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