Monday, February 23, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 13F; low -12F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 16F; low -11F.[/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: Mostly sunny. Temperature falling to around 5 by 5 p.m. Wind chill values as low as -13. Monday night, mostly clear. Low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -14.
Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: Partly sunny. High near 18. Wind chill values as low as -11. Tuesday night, a chance of snow showers, mainly after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 12.
Wednesday: A chance of snow showers, mainly before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 27. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 3.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. High near 17. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 0.
Sunrise today: 6:38 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:38 p.m.
Length of the day: 10:59 hrs.
Today is the fourth Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CATSKILL Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at firehouse near Catskill Commons (Walmart) (943-3830).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Economic Development Committee meeting, 5 p.m.; special meeting of the full Board of Supervisors to hear Pine Haven proposals, 6:30 p.m.; both at 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
GERMANTOWN Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Rd., Germantown (537-6687).
HALCOTT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 813 Route 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920).
HUDSON City School District Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at Hudson High School library, 215 Harry Howard Ave., Hudson (828-4360).
HUDSON Police Committee meeting 6 p.m.; Fire Committee meeting, 6:45 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
NEW BALTIMORE Town Board work meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Route. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Development Corp meeting, 7 p.m. at Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
STUYVESANT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TAGHKANIC Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
For WGXC Winter 2015 Pledge Drive: Day 12 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.
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 Local 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.
11 a.m.: Zoom: Brother Peetie Pete! The hour features a special visit from WGXC's very own morning voice, Mr. Peetie Pete. Peetie will stop by the wonderfully nonsensical Zoom program to share some Zoomy musical selections and discuss the importance of pledging to WGXC! Strength in numbers! Tune in! Hosted by Tyson Hauf.
2 p.m.: Roots, Runners, Rhizomes: Nancey Rosensweig Re-imagining women's health care with local certified nurse midwife Nancey Rosensweig. Rosensweig's practice offers holistic gynecology, complete prenatal care, childbirth services and childbirth education. She also runs a free monthly women's health forum at Time & Space Ltd. in Hudson. Hosted by Sarah Falkner and Lauren Giambrone.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Live from the Spotty Dog Live interviews, local news, weather, events and more. Hosted by Kieran Riley, with Sam Sebren. This is the second of two live broadcasts from the Spotty Dog on Warren Street in Hudson during the For WGXC! Winter 2015 Pledge Drive.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News