Thursday, April 2, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 61F; low 48F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 61F; low 49F.[/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 cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing. High near 57. Thursday night, showers likely, mainly after 2 a.m. Partly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming cloudy. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 7 a.m. Cloudy. High near 62. Friday night, rain showers likely before 5 a.m., then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy. Low around 36.
Saturday: Snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain before 8 a.m., then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 44. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 27.
Sunday: Partly sunny. High near 45. Sunday night, a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 33.
Sunset today: 7:22 p.m.
Length of the day: 12:47 hrs.
Today is the first Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
ANCRAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
ASHLAND Planning Board meeting, 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 12094 Route 23, Ashland (734-3636).
AUSTERLITZ Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 812 Route 203, Spencertown (392-3260).
COPAKE Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
COXSACKIE Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 16 Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
GHENT Town Board informational planning and working session, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
KINDERHOOK Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
STUYVESANT Board meeting workshop, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).
WINDHAM Town Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).
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 Local news, regional events, weather updates, and more, live from the WGXC Acra Studio in Greene Co. Hosted by Tom Roe.
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.
10 a.m.: We the People: Rob Perry, Timothy O'Connor The city of Hudson's planned sewer-line project will be discussed. City Public Works Superintendent Robert Perry will be in the studio first to discuss the needed replacement of the city's old, combined sewer system, followed by Timothy O’Connor of the South Bay Task Force, who will offer his perspective on the project's potential environmental impact. Call (518) 828-0290 to go on air during the show, or send your comments or questions via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or take three minutes and record a question or comment ahead of time at (518) 291-WGXC (9492). Hosted by Tom DePietro.
11 a.m.: One Size Fits All: 20150402 An hour-long investigation into the idea of amplified sound beginning with Mongo Santamaria and concluding with The Temptations. Full playlist found at www.Facebook.com/OneSizeWGXC. Produced by Your Host.
2 p.m.: The Art of the Hudson Valley: Chris Freeman Interview with Hudson painter Chris Freeman. Hosted by Chad Weckler.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: Railway Children Part 1 An anthology series of dramas and comedies for radio. Produced at KSVR Studios at the radio station KSVR-FM in Mount Vernon, Washington. The actors are from the Skagit Radio Repertory Company. The producer is Joseph C McGuire. The classic story from E. Nesbit about city children who move to the English countryside next to a Railway Station. Where they have many adventures. Taking place during the Crimean War. Produced by Joseph C McGuire. Edited by Jay Charles Performers: The Skagit Radio Repertory Company. Made with a grant from the Corporation For Public Broadcasting. From Pacifica Radio.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News