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Thursday, August 16, 2012 local almanac

Aug 16, 2012 12:05 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 81F; low 57F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 82F; low 63F.[/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 isolated showers and thunderstorms between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Mostly sunny. High near 85; low arond 59.

The forecast through the weekend:

Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny. High near 84. Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Low around 61.
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 79; low around 53.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 80; low around 56.

Sunrise today: 6:04a.m.
Sunset today: 7:54 p.m.
Length of the day: 13 hrs., 50 min.

Town meetings

Today is the third Thursday of the month.
(WGXC 90.7-FM suggests you call ahead to confirm meeting time and location.)

ANCRAM Board meeting at 7 p.m. in Town Hall at 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
CHATHAM Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. Town Hall, 488 State Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Public Safety Committee meeting at 6 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson.
COPAKE Comprehensive Planning Committee meeting at 7:30 p.m., at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
DURHAM Town board meeting at 7:30 p.m. in Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham.
GHENT Town Board meeting at the Ghent Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644)
COLUMBIA COUNTY Public Works Committee at 6 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson.
Department of Public Works Committee meeting at 6 p.m.; Legal Committee meeting starts at 6:45 p.m at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
Historical Committee meeting at 7 p.m., Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).

The day ahead at WGXC: Program note

2 p.m. Between the Lines: Robert Titus, Carolyn Bennett, Larry Gambon -- Professor Robert Titus, known as the "Catskill Geologist," Carolyn Bennett, historian of the Zadock Pratt Museum in Prattsville and Larry Gambon, a photographer who shot extensive footage of the damage done by the Hurricane Irene, discuss Prattsville one year on. This is part of WGXC's "After the Flood" one-year anniversary coverage. Also, an excerpt from Andrew Amelinckx' "Difficult Histories." Hosted by Ann Forbes Cooper.
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