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Thursday, January 30, 2014 local almanac

Jan 30, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 29F; low 16F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 28F; low 16F.[/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: Sunny. High near 27. Wind chill values as low as -2. Thursday night, increasing clouds. Low around 15.

Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Mostly cloudy. High near 38. Friday night, a slight chance of snow showers after 1 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 23.
Saturday: A slight chance of snow before 1 p.m., then a chance of rain. Cloudy. High near 39. Saturday night, a chance of rain before 1 a.m., then a chance of snow. Cloudy. Low around 32.
Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 10 a.m., then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 44. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 21.

Sunrise today: 7:09 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:08 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:58 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the fifth Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location

COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Airport Committee Meeting, 7 p.m. at the West Ghent Firehouse, 74 Bender Boulevard, Columbia County Commerce Park, West Ghent (828-1527).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

5 a.m.: Off The Hook: 20140130 Do not call during rebroadcast. Off The Hook, from the hacker zine 2600, airs every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. ET in New York City on WBAI 99.5 FM, and is rebroadcast the next morning at 5 a.m. on WGXC and free103point9 Online Radio. It is simulcast online via streaming MP3 and via shortwave on WBCQ The Planet at 5110 KHz. Join #offthehook on irc.2600.net to chat during the show. Email show at oth [at] 2600.com. Do not call during the rebroadcast. Rebroadcast from Jan. 29, 2013.

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 Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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 The Morning Show continues with local news, weather and events.
10 a.m.: We the People: Diane Argyle, Dan Spilman, Phillip Musegaas A discussion about the Dewey Loeffel Superfund site in Nassau, the EPA's decision to discharge treated toxins into the Valatie Kill and the agency's failure to notify local municipalities about its plans. Guests include Valatie Mayor Diane Argyle, Dan Spilman of UNCAGED (United Neighbors Concerned About the GE Dewey Loeffel Landfill) and Phillip Musegaas, Riverkeeper's Hudson River Program Director. Hosted by Tom DePietro.
11 a.m.: One Size Fits All: 20140130 An hour-long investigation into the idea of amplified sound with Your Host. Beginning with Chvrches and concluding with Espers. Full playlist found at www.Facebook.com/OneSizeWGXC.
2 p.m.: Sound Forms: Christopher Bono "Sound Forms: Conversations with Composers" returns to the airwaves. This January episode features the music of Christopher Bono. Currently based in Woodstock, the former Seattle Mariners baseball player turned classical/world music composer will perform "Nous: A Musical Rite" at Basilica Hudson, Feb. 1. Host composer, Peter Wetzler, interviews Bono, plays works from Bono's soon to be released CD "Bardo," and earlier orchestral and choral pieces.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: What It Was Was Football Andy Griffith, Bill Cosby, and others have thoughts on American football.
3:30 p.m.: Kids' Brain Radio Hosted by Matt Bua and Sam Sebren. Live from the Catskill Community Center.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
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