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Monday, July 1, 2013 local almanac

Jul 01, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 81F; low 68F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 75F; low 70F.[/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 a Flash Flood Watch in effect for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, east central New York and southern Vermont, including Columbia and Greene counties, beginning 8 a.m. Mon., July 1, through the evening of Tues., July 2. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will move into eastern New York and western New England Monday morning. The coverage of showers and thunderstorms should increase as they spread north across the region. The rain should continue to be heavy at times into Tuesday, before finally tapering off Tuesday evening. Rainfall amounts of one to three inches will be common with isolated amounts up to five inches possible. A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts.

Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 7 a.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 77. Monday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy. Low around 68.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy. High near 80. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, Tuesday night. Cloudy. Low around 69.
Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. High near 81. A chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 68.
Thursday (Independence Day): A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 89. A chance of showers and thunderstorms, Thursday night. Mostly cloudy. Low around 69.

Sunrise today: 5:23 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:35 p.m.

Length of the day: 15:12 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the first Monday of the month.
(WGXC recommends calling ahead to confirm time and location.)

ANCRAM Conservation Advisory Council at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
ATHENS Town meeting at 7 p.m. at 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
CLAVERACK Planning Board meeting at 7 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 Town meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82,West Taghkanic (851-7638).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio and media news.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: The Revolution Will Not Be Televised It will be on the radio. With Malcolm X, Bill Frisell, Gil Scott-Heron, Nina Simone, Bob Marley, The Clash, T. Rex, Public Enemy, Sam Cooke, Chris Lee, Leonard Cohen, and Steve Earle.
1 a.m.: Symposium: Amulets & Tango
Curator and writer Manuel Cirauqui's Symposium is a monthly program about lectures and other related modes of critical discourse, presented with a strong focus on contemporary art and critique. The program uses radio as a creative device for mediation, reproduction, re-contextualization, and commentary.
2 a.m.: Al Margolis (if, bwana), Eric Leonardson, Doug Van Nort and Jonathan Chen Rebroadcast of live performances at Spotty Dog Books & Ale in Hudson, from live broadcast June 29, 2013.
3 a.m.: The Final Straw: Micah Lee, Bill Silverfox Micah Lee (EFF staff Technologist) and Bill Silverfox (hackmeet.org) are guests.
4 a.m.: Glen Greenwald Journalist Glenn Greenwald has reported the leaks of Edward Snowden, and made news of late covering the ongoing U.S. government surveillance story.
5 a.m.: This Week in Radio News: 20130701 Headlines from the NSA surveillance stories, plus Edward Snowden and Bradley Manning.

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Nan Marron of “Social Graces” joins Phil for her weekly “Good News” segment, a discussion the good news of the day. Also local news, previews of events in Greene and Columbia counties, music, and more. Call in to have your say 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, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show." Hosted by Philip Grant.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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