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Tuesday, April 1, 2014 local almanac

Apr 01, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 57F; low 34F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 57F; low 35F.[/caption]









READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A.

FAR LEFT: The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne Valley Farm Weather Page.
MIDDLE TEMP: Cairo from Weather Underground page.
FAR RIGHT: Catskill from Weather Underground page.

Local weather forecast

Today’s forecast is specific to Catskill, in Greene County:

Today: Sunny. High near 56. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 35.

Forecast for the next three days:

Wednesday: Mostly sunny. High near 59. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 34.
Thursday: A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. High near 55. Thursday night, a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Low around 36.
Friday: A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Friday night, rain likely. Cloudy. Low around 41.

Sunrise today: 6:36 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:21 p.m.
Length of the day: 12:45 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the first Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

CATSKILL Town Board meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Industrial Development Agency at 8:30 a.m. and the Columbia County Capital Resource Corporation 9 a.m. at 4303 Route 9, Hudson.
COPAKE Park Commission meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
DURHAM Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HUDSON Mayor's Public Hearing on the city dog licensing law at 4 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson (828-1030).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Zoning Board of Appeals meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Obama Reauthorizes Bulk Phone Collection From "Democracy Now!," reports that President Obama reauthorized the government’s bulk collection of phone data for 90 days and that General Keith Alexander, the longest-serving head of the National Security Agency, is retiring.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Dizziness An hour of spinning, with Patsy Cline ("Stop the World"), Tommy Roe ("Dizzy), The Beatles ("Dizzy Miss Lizzy"), Mouse on Mars ("I See Dizzy"), Radiohead ("Like Spinning Plates"), Dizzy Gillespie ("Dizzy Atmosphere"), Bernard Hermann ("Vertigo"), David Bowie ("Too Dizzy"), and others.
1 a.m.: April Fools Rules surrounding hoaxes on the radio are explored. Plus other April first pranks.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20140401 International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron.

6 a.m.: Background Briefing with Ian Masters Inside breaking international and national news. A radio program featuring international and national news, expert guests, policy makers and critics with analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural and social issues. This program goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard in the American media.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Morning news, music, interviews and features.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m. WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, weather, interviews and events.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
7 p.m.: Leprous Garden: 20140401 Two and a half hours of blasting, grinding, chugging and roaring, featuring bands such as Death, Carcass, Opeth, Morbid Angel, Meshuggah and more. Plus this month's installment of "Metallurgy," featuring a close look at the career of archetypal Swedish metallers, In Flames. Hosted by Brinton Leinung.