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Thursday, July 11, 2013 local almanac

Jul 11, 2013 6:36 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 82F; low 61F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 82F; low 64F.[/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:

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued Hazardous Weather Outlook for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, east central New York and southern Vermont, Thursday. Isolated to scattered mainly non-severe thunderstorms are possible, mainly north and west of Albany. Any thunderstorm that does form will move from west to east around 25 mph.

Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny. High near 83. Thursday night, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 p.m., then a slight chance of showers between 8 p.m. and 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 65.

Forecast for the next three days:

Friday: A chance of showers, mainly after 3 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 78. Friday night, A chance of showers. Cloudy. Low around 64.
Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 82. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 68.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 86. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 69.

Sunrise today: 5:30 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:32 p.m.

Length of the day: 15:01 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.

CHATHAM Village meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
COPAKE Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountainview Road, Copake (329-1234).
GALLATIN Town Board meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 667 Route 7, Ancram (398-7519).
GREENE COUNTY Finance & Audit committee meets at 5 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board Workshop meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
LIVINGSTON Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 119 County Route 19.
STUYVESANT Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TANNERSVILLE Village trustees meet at 7 p.m. in their Village Hall on Route 23A.
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Also local news, previews of events in Greene and Columbia counties, music, and more. Call in to have your say at (518) 828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show." Hosted by Philip Grant.
10 a.m.: Prison Voices Project: Veterans and Incarceration Veterans from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq are increasingly joining the growing U.S. prison population. This show will explore the connections between returning veterans, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, violent crimes and the prison system. The show features the documentary "War Crimes," produced by Vanguard for Current TV, with correspondent and veteran Kaj Larsen. Hosted by Cory Fischer-Hoffman.
2 p.m.: The Passage: Art meets Art Discussion of the painting, sculpture and photography show currently on view at Hudson Opera House and the Coachman's Gallery at Olana State Historic Site, with music from L'Histoire du soldat (The Soldier's Tale) by Igor Stravinsky. Hosted by Richard Roth, curator of Art Meets Art.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: 'Radio Riot' Max Fleischer's 1930 cartoon "Radio Riot" is featured, plus clips of Donald Duck and Glenn Beck; Eric Cartman on NPR; radio Martians; Ernie turns on Bert, he's a radio; and other radio cartoon clips.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News