Tuesday, March 1, 2016 local almanac
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Local weather forecast
Today: Mostly sunny. High near 40. Tuesday night, a chance of rain, snow and sleet before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow between midnight and 1 a.m., then rain after 1 a.m. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
WEDNESDAY: Rain and snow showers before 2 p.m., then a slight chance of snow showers between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Temperatures will fall to around 28 by 5 p.m. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 15.
THURSDAY: Mostly sunny. High near 28. Thursday night, mostly sunny. High near 28. Thursday night, a slight chance of snow after 1 a.m. Partly cloudy. Low around 17.
Sunrise today: 6:28 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:46 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 11:18
Today is the first Tuesday of the month. WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location. (All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CATSKILL Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
GHENT Town Board organizational meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Offices, 2306 Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Conservation Advisory Council meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
ICHABOD CRANE Central School District Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at Ichabod Crane High School, 2910 Route 9, Valatie (758-7577).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).