Tuesday, February 26, 2013 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 45F; low 32F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 41F; low 36F.[/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: Partly sunny. High near 43. Rain likely before midnight, turning to rain and snow. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New snow accumulation of one to two inches possible. The National Weather Service has declared a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Tuesday through Sunday. A storm system is expected to impact the area Tuesday night and Wednesday with potentially significant amounts of rain, snow or mixed precipitation.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Snow and sleet before 7 a.m., turning to rain after 10 a.m. High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Rain likely Wednesday night, turning to mixed rain and snow after 1 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New precipitation between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10 a.m., turning to rain. Cloudy. High near 41. A chance of rain showers turning to rain and snow after 11 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 29.
Friday: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 41. Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 26.
Sunrise today: 6:35 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:42 p.m.
Length of the day: 11:07 hrs.
Today is the fourth Tuesday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.)
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors County Government Committee meeting, 5 p.m., at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
COLUMBIA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION Board meeting, 8:30 a.m. at 4303 Route 9, Greenport (828-4718).
GREENPORT Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
The day ahead on 90.7-FM
Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight
12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: China Airwave Attacks Reports from Reuters, The New York Times, Der Spiegel, and The Wall Street Journal claim many recent transmission attacks by China on Western interests.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Telepathy On the occasion of the new Matmos concept album about telepathy, this audio maze through mind-reading is presented."ESP, "Brain Radio," and more, and also songs from Swans ("Telepathy"), Sebadoh ("Mind Reader"), Dave Davies ("Telepathy"), Buzzcocks ("E.S.P."), Modern Lovers ("Astral Plane"), and others.
1 a.m.: Guglielmo Marconi Tune in to Guglielmo Marconi tributes, performances, inventions, and ideas. Tributes include Neptune's "Marconi's Belief," radio dramas starring Marconi as a character, and Marconi-inspired performances.
3 a.m.: Akron/Family Live performance at Rural Route Film Festival at Anthology Film Archives in Manhattan, NY 07.21.05 from free103point9 webcast.
4:30 a.m.: Radia: Béatrice AndréOn the path of a word "Promaja," the draft, is not a draft in the Balkans. This sound is a search, a search made as a draft, a draft running from language to language, from country to country, slapping doors, searching answers in the waves or within the scientific community. Collective and multi-language, a sound experiment by Béatrice André. André made Radia episode 411 for Kanal 103 (Skopje, MK). www.leapromaja.net. Radia is an international network of stations interested in creative ways of making radio. "Radia" airs at 10 a.m. Saturdays on free103point9 Online Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: SWL Winterfest Preview Monthly feature from PCJ Radio that looks at the world of communications both old and new. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron & Paulette MacQuarrie.
6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio
6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Call in with your views at 518-828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, events, music and more, with host Philip Grant.
10 a.m.: Your Friendly Neighborhood Economist Hosted by Tom Masterson.
11 a.m.: 20th Century Country Music
12 p.m. (noon): Low Tide Hosted by Liv Carrow.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News