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Thursday, January 16, 2014 local almanac

Jan 16, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 35F; low 27F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 36F; low 26F.[/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: Rain and snow likely, mainly before 3 p.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny. High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 24.

Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Partly sunny. High near 42. Friday night, a chance of snow showers after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 26.
Saturday: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 37. Saturday night, a slight chance of snow showers after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 21.
Sunday: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 24. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 20.

Sunrise today: 7:20 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:50 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:29 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the third Thursday day of the month.
WGXC recommends calling ahead to confirm time and location.

ANCRAM Board meeting at 7 p.m. in Town Hall at 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
CHATHAM Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. Town Hall, 488 State Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Public Safety Committee meeting at 5 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Comprehensive Planning Committee meeting at 7:30 p.m., at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
DURHAM Town board meeting at 7:30 p.m. in Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham.
GHENT Town Board meeting at the Ghent Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Common Council Economic Development Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board meets at 7 p.m. Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: radioCona REuseCityREuseRadio Preview A preview and short excerpts of the first day of the Radio Cona broadcasts from Slovenia. Wave Farm Radio 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.
5 a.m.: Off The Hook: 20140116 Do not call during rebroadcast. Off The Hook, from the hacker zine 2600, airs every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. ET in New York City on WBAI 99.5 FM, and is rebroadcast the next morning at 5 a.m. on WGXC and free103point9 Online Radio. It is simulcast online via streaming MP3 and via shortwave on WBCQ The Planet at 5110 KHz. Join #offthehook on irc.2600.net to chat during the show. Email show at oth [at] 2600.com. Do not call during the rebroadcast. Rebroadcast from Jan. 15, 2013.

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.
10 a.m.: We the People: Cecilia Tkaczyk Democrat state Senator Cecilia F. Tkaczyk represents New York's 46th Senate District, which stretches from Amsterdam to Kingston, including Greene County. She will discuss Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's State of the State Address, her ongoing efforts to improve rural broadband access and the status of education reform in New York, among other topics. Tkaczyk is a resident of Duanesburg, in western Schenectady County. Hosted by Tom DePietro.
11 a.m.: One Size Fits All: 20140116 An hour-long investigation into the idea of amplified sound with Your Host. Beginning with Djelimady Tounkara and concluding with Mick Turner. The full playlist can be found at facebook.com/OneSizeWGXC.
2 p.m.: Between the Lines: Steve Patterson and John Sowle Ann Forbes-Cooper returns to "Between the Lines" with an interview of the writing/directing team of John Sowle and Steve Patterson, and the opening of the Bridge Street Theater in Catskill.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: A Clone With My Thoughts From Electromatic Radio: "The station is crawling with clones of technician Matt Appleyard! Can Grey salvage his sanity with a bajillion Matts wandering around?" This episode's playlist (all music CC): Good Old Spider - White Owl; Grow Up Grow a Beard - The Kazoo Funk Orchestra; She Said You Said - The Framitts; Cocoa Krispies Lucky Charms - Ralph Buckley; (Carry On) River of Life - The Vegetarians; On Brevity - Josh Woodward. From Radio4All. http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/35339
3:30 p.m.: Kids' Brain Radio Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Matt Bua and Sam Sebren.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show

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