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Wednesday, July 17, 2013 local almanac

Jul 17, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 93F; low 70F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 91F; low 73F.[/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 Hazardous Weather Outlook for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts and east central New York, Wednesday. There is a slight chance of thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon, mainly from the Capital District northward and east. It will be another hot day today, but the heat indices look to fall just short of 100 degrees.

Today: Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, mostly sunny. High near 95. Wednesday night, Mostly cloudy. Low around 71.

Forecast for the next three days:

Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny. High near 93. Thursday night, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 71.
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny. High near 95. Friday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1 a.m. Partly cloudy. Low around 72.
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Partly sunny. High near 88. Saturday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 66.

Sunrise today: 5:35 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:28 p.m.

Length of the day: 14:53 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the third Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.

CATSKILL at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill.
COLUMBIA COUNTY Human Services meeting at 4 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson.
GHENT Planning Board session at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature meeting at 6:30 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
HUDSON Zoning Board of Appeals public hearing at 6 p.m. to accept and consider public comment on an application submitted by the Hudson Opera House seeking a rear set back variance to build a two story addition to an existing structure located at 327 Warren Street, Hudson. (Tentative) Zoning Board of Appeals meeting at 6:30 p.m. Both at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

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

1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Brekekekexkoaxkoax Vital Weekly 888. Click here for playlist.
5 a.m.: Shortwave/Pirates: Randy Kerr, KD4KHO From Chicago, Hap Holly, KC9RP hosts "The RAIN Report," this week with Randy Kerr, KD4KHO, on ham radio's role in homeland security training. Then, "PiratesWeek." This week: "Not your typical Show this week. Lack of news, clips and lets face it, enthusiasm, has led to a lack of your typical show this week. But fear not dear listeners, actually yes- Fear! Well Fearless Fred anyways. That’s who we have for you the complete Independence Day show from Fearless Fred’s WAZU."

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 Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. 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."
10 a.m.: @Issue: The Future of Hudson's Waterfront, Part 4 Host Thomas DePietro will be joined by attorney Cheryl Roberts for the fourth installment of the @Issue conversation focused on Hudson's Local Waterfront Revitalization Plan, the future of the city's riverfront and the arguments for and against city ownership of key waterfront parcels.
11 a.m.: Zoom: Knots and Bolts Hosted by Tyson Hauf
12 p.m. (noon): The Schoemer Show Hosted by Karen Schoemer
3 p.m.: TSL Theatre
3:30 p.m.: Radio Explosion
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Ron Diamondstein.
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
7 p.m.: Barnstormer Radio Hosted by Gabe Schaftlein.
9:30 p.m.: HoneyGun Power Hour Hosted by Marc Anthony Thompson
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