Wednesday, August 6, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 80F; low 55F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 80F; low 56F.[/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: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, partly sunny. High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 58.
Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between noon and 4 p.m. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly sunny. High near 78. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 56.
Friday: Sunny. High near 81. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 57.
Saturday: Sunny. High near 84. Saturday night, mostly clear. Low around 58.
Today is the first Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CAIRO Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
GHENT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature Human Services, Health and Education committees, 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, 600 Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
HALCOTT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Halcott Grange, 254 Co. Rte. 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920).
HUDSON Hudson Common Council Youth & Aging Committee meeting, CANCELLED; Arts, Entertainment & Tourism Committee meeting, 6:45 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
LIVINGSTON Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
NEW BALTIMORE Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Rte. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Library Board of Trustees meeting, 7 p.m. at Library, 101 Main St., Philmont (672-5010).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Reverse Projection Episode 942 of weekly experimental new music show, by folks formerly behind Staalplaat. Click on title for playlist 942.
2 a.m.: Tabs Out: Miami Vice Another healthy dose of cassette tapes and maximum goofin’ for ya. Dig into some sounds by Miami Vice, Q///Q, Sick Llama, Lanuck, Allegory Chapel Ltd., Rain Drinkers, Peripheral Living, Nigro, Blues Control, Yamaoka, Moulttrigger, G.S. Sultan, Copkiller, Gonzalez & Steenkiste, and Amk & Tanner Garza. "Tabs Out" is the cassette show, this is episode #51.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: World War II Radio International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron. This week, World War II radio stories.
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 News, weather, events, music and more.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: @Issue: Brian Howard Brian Howard, Democrat candidate for New York State Senate in the 43rd Senate District will discuss the issues for the full hour. The 43rd Senate District includes all of Columbia County and is currently represented by Republican Kathleen Marchione of Halfmoon (Saratoga Co.). Hosted by Victor Mendolia and Debora Gilbert.
2 p.m.: Barbershop Talks: Slay Takeover Part 3 It’s officially a Slay Takeover, so much that he won’t even share what he has planned. You will just have to tune in to find out. Hosted by Kamal Johnson, the 18-Wheeler and Vern Cross.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News