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Tuesday, October 30, 2012 local almanac

Oct 30, 2012 12:06 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 63F; low 45F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 63F; low 45F.[/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.

Special Weather Statement from the National Weather Service

The National Weather Services advises a flood watch remains in effect until late Tuesday. A high wind watch remains in effect until 11 a.m., Tuesday morning.
Strong wind gusts associated with the circulation of post tropical cyclone Sandy will impact the eastern Catskills, Mid-Hudson Valley, southern Taconics, southern Berkshires and Litchfield Hills through midnight. Sustained winds will average 25 to 35 mph with gusts of 50 to 70 mph expected. This will cause damange to trees and power lines, with power outages likely across the region. These strong gusty winds will make conditions very hazardous across the area due to possible flying debris and falling trees. Travel is high discouraged.

Local weather forecast
Today's forecast is specific to Catskill, in Greene County:

Today: Showers likely. Cloudy. High near 63. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Showers likely overnight. Cloudy. Low around 48. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.

The outlook for the next three days:

Wednesday:  Showers likely. Cloudy. High near 58. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Chance of showers overnight. Low around 42. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.
Thursday: A chance of showers. Cloudy. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. A chance of showers overnight. Cloudy. Low around 43.
Friday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 40.

Sunrise today: 7:26 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:51 p.m.
Length of the day: 10 hrs., 25 min.

Town meetings

Today is the fifth Tuesday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any town meetings scheduled for today.

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.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. 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 continues with local news, events, music and more. Philip Grant, host.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
1 p.m.: Meet the Greene County Candidates Candidates choosing to run for the Greene County Legislature presented their views at a forum held at Catskill High School, Tues., Oct.23, sponsored by Leadership Greene, a representative body of Catskill students. WGXC will re-broadcast the forum in its entirety.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News