Friday, November 7, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 46F; low 29F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 46F; low 29F.[/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: A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 47. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Friday night, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Low around 28.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Partly sunny. High near 47. Saturday night, a slight chance of rain showers before 1 a.m., then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 32.
Sunday: A slight chance of rain showers. Partly sunny. High near 48. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 31.
Monday: Mostly sunny. High near 52. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 37.
Today is the first Friday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring public meetings scheduled for today.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Henry Threadgill Episode 29 of 2014 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and Wave Farm Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.
3 a.m.: Selected Songs: Cooper-Moore From Wikipedia: "Cooper-Moore (born 1946, Virginia) is an American jazz pianist, composer and instrument builder/designer based in New York City. He began performing church music in the Piedmont region of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. In 1970, he formed a collective trio, Apogee, with saxophonist David S. Ware and drummer Marc Edwards. He has toured extensively in Europe as well as the United States. His current group, with Tom Abbs and Chad Taylor, is called Triptych Myth. Another group Moore heads is the Digital Primitives trio, along with Chad Taylor and Assif Tsahar. He has also performed with Daniel Carter. Among the many instruments Moore has built are "a deedly-bo [sic], a three-string fretless banjo and a mouth bow."
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: Sylvia Hasenkopf, Tobe Carey Local interviews, local news, regional events, music and more, live from Wave Farm in Acra in Greene County. At 9 a.m., host Tom Roe is joined by Sylvia Hasenkopf, who will talk about two forthcoming publications. Due out this fall, "Tracing Your Roots in Greene County - Volume 2" features the local history articles Hasenkopf wrote for the Greenville Pioneer from May 2012 to December 2012. Hasenkopf is also working on a book celebrating the "Town of Cairo Hometown Heroes" project, in her capacity on the Cairo Historical Society, due to be released spring 2015. Also, Tobe Carey talks about his new film "Rails to the Catskills." A showing of the 96-minute documentary is scheduled Sat., Nov. 8 at the Cairo Library. "Rails to the Catskills" is a history of the railroad industry in the Catskills of New York State.from the canals of the 1820's to the post-Civil War railroad boom.
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.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News