Tuesday, January 20, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 29F; low 10F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 31F; low 12F.[/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 31. Tuesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 8.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Increasing clouds. High near 31. Wednesday night, a chance of light snow, mainly after midnight. Cloudy. Low around 17.
Thursday: A chance of light snow, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 32. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 14.
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 29. Friday night, partly cloudy. low around 19.
Sunrise today: 7:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:55 p.m.
Length of the day: 9:36 hrs.
Today is the third Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Health and Medical Services Committee meeting, 4 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HILLSDALE Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall on Main Street, Hillsdale (325-5073).
HUDSON Common Council Finance Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; Formal Common Council meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Municipal Building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
PHILMONT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m., Philmont Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82, West Taghkanic (851-7638).
COXSACKIE-ATHENS public forum, 6:30 p.m. at E.J. Arthur Elementary School, 51 Third St., Athens (731-1700). For community comment and questions concerning the proposed grade reconfiguration of the Coxsackie-Athens elementary schools. The proposal will eliminate the community school model in favor of a Princeton plan-type arrangement. This is the second of two forums. Child care will be provided.
WGXC Community Programming Advisory Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m. at the WGXC Hudson studio, 704 Columbia St., 2nd Fl., Hudson (697-7400). WGXC Community Programming Advisory Committee reviews incoming program applications, conduct programming evaluations and provide feedback about the community program schedule. The public is welcome to attend.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
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. Live from the WGXC Hudson studio. Hosted by Mr. “Peetie Pete” Lievense.
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.
2 p.m.: Hudson Valley Tap Show: Sam Pagano Sam Pagano head brewer at the Van Dycke in Schenectady joins host Ken Landin live in the Hudson studio.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
9 p.m.: State of the Union Address KPFA Berkeley/Pacifica coverage of President Barack Obama's 2015 State of the Union Address. Stay tuned for "Battlefield Earth" immediately following the President's speech.