Thursday, February 26, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 22F; low 2F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 22F; low 5F.[/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 snow showers after 9 a.m. Cloudy. High near 18. Thursday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 3. Wind chill values as low as -7.
Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Partly sunny. High near 20. Wind chill values as low as -8. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around -4. Wind chill values as low as -13.
Saturday: Sunny. High near 21. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around -1.
Sunday: A chance of snow after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 30. Sunday night, snow likely. Cloudy. Low around 24.
Sunrise today: 6:34 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:42 p.m.
Length of the day: 11:07 hrs.
Today is the fourth Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CHATHAM Village Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors .1 [point one] Committee meeting, 1 p.m.; Finance Committee meeting, 1:30 p.m., at 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
DURHAM Task Force meeting, 7 p.m., Town Building, 7309 St. Route 81, East Durham (239-8260).
GERMANTOWN Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown (537-6687).
GREENVILLE Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at high school, Route 81, Greenville (966-5070).
HUDSON Community Development and Planning Agency board meeting, 6 p.m. at 1 N. Front St., Hudson (751-1044).
STUYVESANT Greenway Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
WINDHAM Town Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
For WGXC Winter 2015 Pledge Drive: Day 15 WGXC's winter pledge drive began Thu., Feb. 12, and will culminate in a celebration of the station's four years of diverse voices and adventurous sounds on the the FM dial, Feb. 28. Tune in throughout the drive for a full slate of remote broadcasts, and turn out for special events in Greene and Columbia counties.
Radio Warfare: Takeover continues. Host Tim Livingston has taken over the WGXC Acra studio and he is broadcasting and streaming online non-stop, for 48 hours to help keep the voice of community radio alive and independent in Columbia and Greene counties. Livingston is spinning punk, garage, power-pop and rock 'n’ roll, all to raise funds as part of the For WGXC! Winter 2015 Pledge Drive. The entire takeover is streaming live online at http://comm.free103point9.org:8000/acra.mp3.m3u. Livingston is also live on 90.7-FM during various blocks of time, and will break in on other WGXC shows.
6 a.m.: Radio Warfare: Takeover Tim Livingston from the WGXC Acra studio at the Wave Farm Study Center.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Local news, weather, events, music and more. Live from the WGXC Hudson studio. Hosted by Michelle Lewis.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. National, daily, independent, award-winning news program providing audiences with access to people and perspectives rarely heard in the U.S. corporate-sponsored media.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: Prison Voices Project: 'On the Count,' Victoria Law This special For WGXC Winter Pledge Drive edition features clips from WBAI's "On the Count" and an interview with journalist Victoria Law about the recent African American Policy Forum report on black girls and school suspensions. Produced by Alexandra Cox.
11 a.m.: Radio Warfare: Takeover Tim Livingston from the WGXC Acra studio at the Wave Farm Study Center.
2 p.m.: Art of the Hudson Valley and The Passage: For WGXC Special dual winter pledge drive show, hosted by Chad Weckler of "Art of the Hudson Valley" and Richard Roth of "The Passage."
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: Radio Warfare Takeover Tim Livingston from the WGXC Acra studio at the Wave Farm Study Center.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News