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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 local almanac

Oct 22, 2014 12:05 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 51F; low 45F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 50F; 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.

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

Today: Showers likely, mainly after 4 p.m. Cloudy. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Wednesday night, rain. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: Rain. Cloudy. High near 55. Thursday night, rain likely, mainlybefore 10 p.m., then a chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy. Low around 44.
A chance of showers, mainly before 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 58. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 44.
Mostly sunny. High near 62. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 46.

Sunrise today: 7:17 a.m.
Sunset today: 6:02 p.m.
Length of the day: 10:44 hrs.

Public meetings
Today is the fourth Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)

ATHENS Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CAIRO Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
CATSKILL Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m., at high school, 341 Main St., Catskill (943-4696).
CLAVERACK Zoning Board of Appeals public hearing on the Ginsberg project, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 91 Church St., Mellenville (672-7911).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Public Works Committee, 6 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Hamlet Revitalization Task Force meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountain View Rd., Copake (329-1234).
HUDSON Common Council Public Works Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; Legal Committee meeting, 6:15 p.m.; both at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUDSON Development Corporation meeting, 12 p.m. (noon) at 1 North Front St., Hudson (751-1044).
KINDERHOOK Historical Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
PHILMONT Village Board Workshop meeting, 7 p.m., Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Antenna Tuning "Antenna Head" from ZZ Top, "Antenna" from Sonic Youth, The Church, and Kraftwerk, and a "Broken Antennae" from Mad Professor, and Godspeed You Black Emporer "Like Antennas to Heaven," and Joe Morris and "Antennae," and more.
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Federico Durand Episode 952 of weekly experimental new music show, by folks formerly behind Staalplaat. Click on title for playlist 952.

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 News, weather, events, music and more.
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.: The Right Opinion: Michael McDermott Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Michael McDermott will be the guest for the hour. Hosted by Ed Fertik.
11 a.m.: Zooms: 20141022 With Halloween quickly approaching, it's time for a special pre-pre-Halloween edition of Zooms! Special tracks by Mr D and Mr G, gracefully woven around the usual scuzz, filth, and low-fi barnyard sounds! Join the existential Zoomy day-mare! Hosted by Tyson Hauf.
12 p.m.: The Bedazzled Radio Show: 20141022 Hosted by Spike Priggen.
2 p.m.: Barbershop Talks: Breast Cancer Awareness Please call in to share stories of why breast cancer awareness is so important. And a discussion about "The Out of Darkness Walk," scheduled for Sat., Oct. 25. Plus "Fresh Skittles" with Slay Diddy, and "Pulling Up to the Truck Stop" with the 18 Wheeler. Hosted by Vern Cross, Kamal Johnson and Janessa Moore.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News