Monday, March 2, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 33F; low 9F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 33F; low 11F.[/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: Scattered flurries. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny. High near 33. Monday night, mostly clear. Low around 5. Wind chill values as low as -2.
Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 5 p.m. Increasing clouds. High near 28. Tuesday night, snow before 10 p.m., then sleet between 10 p.m. and 1 a.m., then freezing rain after 1 a.m. Low around 27.
Wednesday: A chance of rain before noon, then a slight chance of rain showers. Cloudy. High near 45. Wednesday night, a chance of snow. Cloudy. Low around 20.
Thursday: A chance of snow before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 26. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 6.
Sunrise today: 6:27 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:47 p.m.
Length of the day: 11:19 hrs.
Today is the first Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
ANCRAM Conservation Advisory Council at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
ATHENS Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
CAIRO Town Board meeting and public hearing on the Community Development Block Grant application, 6:30 p.m.; both at Cairo Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
CATSKILL Recreation Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Catskill Town Hall,
439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CLAVERACK Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Church Street, Mellenville (672-7911).
CLERMONT Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
TAGHKANIC Zoning Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): Radio Stew: Nonsense Songs Songs with "non-lexical vocables," scat singing, and other vocal sounds.
5 a.m.: This Week in Radio News: Net Neutrality Hear FCC chair Tom Wheeler's speech about net neutrality and the vote at the bureau that passed the internet equalization Feb. 26. Plus, Amy Goodman interviews Tim Wu, who coined the term, on a clip from "Democracy Now!"
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, weather, events, music and more. Live from the WGXC 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.
10 a.m.: The Albany Report: Didi Barrett, Susan Lerner Premiere episode of "The Albany Report." Assembly member Didi Barrett represents Duchess and Columbia counties, and will be the guest. She will discuss state business, including the state budget process, her legislative agenda and more. Also, Common Cause New York Executive Director Susan Lerner is a guest. Call (518) 828-0290 to go on air during the show, or send your comments or questions via email to email@example.com. Or take three minutes and record a question or comment ahead of time at (518) 291-WGXC (9492). Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk.
11 a.m.: Zoom: Soft Silly Music An investigation into the dreams of an unfulfilled human being. Tune in for some slightly otherworldly sounds, some terrestrial oddities and some stuff that isn't so odd, but in this context, may seem odd. Hosted by Tyson Hauf.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News