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Tuesday, December 9, 2014 local almanac

Dec 09, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 34F; low 33F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 36F; low 34F.[/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 a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, sleet and freezing rain, which will remain in effect until midnight Wed., Dec. 10 in the Greater Capital District, Mid-Hudson Valley, the Taconics, the Berkshires and southern Vermont. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect. A wintry mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain will spread from south to north across the region Tuesday morning. Precipitation will change to a plain rain by Tuesday afternoon, although some sleet may continue to mix in with the rain at times through the evening. A north wind of 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph are anticipated. Travel is expected to be hazardous due to snow- and ice-covered roads and poor visibility.

Today: Sleet before 9 a.m., then freezing rain between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m., then rain after 11 a/m. High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. Tuesday night, rain before 5 a.m., then rain and sleet likely. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Rain and snow likely. Cloudy. High near 36. Wednesday night, snow likely, mainly before 4 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 28.
A chance of snow before 11 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy. High near 38. Thursday night, a chance of snow showers. Cloudy. Low around 26.
Friday: Mostly cloudy. High near 38. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 30.

Sunrise today: 7:13 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:23 p.m.
Length of the day: 9:10 hrs.

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

CAIRO Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main Street, Cairo (622-3120).
CATSKILL Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CHATHAM Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Chatham High School, 50 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham (391-2400).
CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Land Use Review Committee, 7 p.m.; Board of Ethics, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
DURHAM Chamber meeting, 7 p.m. at Town building, 7309 St. Rte. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
LEXINGTON Planning Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 3542 Rte. 42, Lexington (989-6476).
STUYVESANT Trails Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).

WGXC Fundraising Advisory Committee, 6 p.m. at 704 Columbia St., Hudson (697-7400). This group provides leadership with respect to fundraising events and major donor gifts for WGXC 90.7-FM.

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 News, weather, events, music and more. Live from the Hudson studio. Hosted by Mr. "Peetie Pete" Lievense.
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: Garfield Moore Cellist Garfield Moore will discuss his upcoming performance, "The Romantic Cello in Song and Dance to Warm a Cold Winter Night," at Columbia-Greene Community College, Sat., Dec. 13. Plus news, weather, events, music, and more. Hosted by Jill Sutton, with Neva Wartell, and Cory McCasland.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
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