WGXC-90.7 FM

Monday, January 20, 2014 local almanac

Jan 20, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 37F; low 8F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 38F; low 9F.[/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 (Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday observed): A chance of rain and snow showers before 4 p.m., then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Monday night, a slight chance of snow showers before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 9. Wind chill values as low as -2. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
A chance of snow, mainly after 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 15. Wind chill values as low as -3. Tuesday night, a chance of snow, mainly before 11 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 4. Wind child values as low as -12.
Mostly unny. High near 14. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 6.
Mostly cloudy. High near 19. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 6.

Sunrise today: 7:20 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:51 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:31 hrs.

Town meetings

Martin Luther King Jr. Day
All nonessential federal, state, county and local municipalities are closed. Post offices, banks and school districts are also closed.

WGXC Community Council Meeting at 6:30 p.m., at the Hudson studio, 704 Columbia St., 2nd Floor. WGXC Community Council is a group appointed by the Wave Farm Board of Directors.* The Council serves in a significant advisory capacity to station management. It represents and reflects both the diversity of potential listeners served within the WGXC 90.7-FM coverage map, as well as the station’s active constituents. In addition to representation, the Council provides fundraising leadership and support to enable the station sustainability and growth. Members serve on at least one (and no more than two) of the following committees: Fundraising, Outreach, Programming, and Policy and Internal Affairs. The public is invited to observe Council meetings. Every meeting includes a time for public comments at the conclusion of the meeting. For more information, contact Lynn Sloneker lynn [at] wgxc.org. *Transmission arts organization free103point9, aka Wave Farm, is the license holder of 90.7-FM and parent organization of WGXC. PLEASE NOTE change in location. The Council will meet this month at the Hudson studio.

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio Stew: radioCona REuseCityREuseRadio City at Night: Jeff Kolar Radio Cona broadcasts from Slovenia. Wave Farm Radio and WGXC will re-transmit these broadcast through Jan. 20 live each day at 1 p.m. ET (-5 UTC). radioCona REuseCityREuseRadio is a research/exhibition project that takes place across an FM frequency, a gallery, and urban space. It focuses on parallel possible uses of the city and radio frequencies. It brings together and presents a selection of works combining the medium of radio or sound with a certain site or place, with a special focus on nighttime. Monday 20 January, Tobačna 001 and radioCona. 7:20 p.m. Slovenia time (+1 UTC): lectures Jeff Kolar: ALERT! Transmission, Playback and Remix. Volkmar Klien: Sounds and their Consonances. 8:30 p.m.: performances. Jeff Kolar: GSM Buzz. Volkmar Klien: Zeugnisse vergangener Lebensformen. Tune in on Wave Farm Radio live, with WGXC rebroadcasting from midnight to 6 a.m. Mon., Jan. 20.

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 Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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 The Morning Show continues with local news, weather and events.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
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