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Wednesday, August 14, 2013 local almanac

Aug 14, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 70F; low 50F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 72F; low 52F.[/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: Mostly sunny. High near 73. Wednesday night, patchy fog after 3 a.m. Otherwise, mostly clear. Low around 49.

Forecast for the next three days:

Thursday: Patchy fog before 7 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 76. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 52.
Friday: Sunny. High near 79. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 56.
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 82. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 58.

Sunrise today: 6:03 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:56 p.m.

Length of the day: 13:53 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

VILLAGE OF ATHENS Board meets at 6:30 p.m at the Athens Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CLERMONT Planning Board meets at Town Hall at 7 p.m. at 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
COLUMBIA COUNTY holds a Columbia County Board of Supervisors Public Hearing on Eminent Domain of the Meadowgreens Golf Course property and Public Hearings on various other Local Laws at 6:30 p.m., and a full Board of Supervisors meeting at 7:30 p.m. at 401 State St. in Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Resource Advisory Committee meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Planning Board Application meeting and Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. both at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Planning Committee meets at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
JEWETT Town meeting at 7 p.m., at Municipal Bldg. 3547 Co. Rt. 23C (263-4626).
KINDERHOOK Town’s 9 & 9H Corridor Committee meets at 7 p.m. at at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
KINDERHOOK Village Board meeting and budget hearing, 7 p.m. at 6 Chatham Street, Kinderhook (758-9882).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: FCC LPFM Webinar Ragnar Daneskjold from "PiratesWeek" relays a report at Radio Survivor about the Federal Communications Commissions' upcoming webinars about low-power FM and the application window in October.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Hating Everything "I Hate Everything" from George Strait, "I Hate Everything" from the Young Fresh Fellows, "I Hate Music" from The Replacements, "Hate" from Catpower, "Orange Ball of Hate" from The Mountain Goats, "Thin Line Between Love and Hate" from The Persuaders, "Some People Hate" from Jay Z, "Love vs Hate" by Brand Nubian, "Hate & War" by The Clash, "I Hate Myself for Loving You," by Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, "Hate Me" by Frank Black, "Hate Paper Doll" by Husker Du, and "I Hate Myself and Want to Die" by Nirvana.
1 a.m. Vital Weekly: Alejandro Franov Episode 893 of weekly experimental new music show, by folks formerly behind Staalplaat. Click on title for playlist 893.
2 a.m.: Selected Songs: Superchunk With a new album on NPR, a look back at the best pop-punk songs from this Chapel Hill-based band.
4 a.m.: Bob's Slacktime Funhouse: Bored of Education You know what time of year it is--it's "Back to School" time. Get ready to relive those annoying nightmares of being forever trapped in the labyrinthine halls of academia without a map--because tonight, you'll be dragged back into your old school, kicking and screaming! But be strong and hang on by your teeth--it's only an hour-long school year, but the grading curve is so steep it's gonna give you whiplash.
5 a.m.: Shortwave/Pirates: Bob Gallico First, from "The RAIN Report," "Phil Theis, K3TUF, talks about safety tips for installing and maintaining antennas." Then, Ragnar Daneskjold reports, "pirates in the news this week include Radio Celestial Gets The Knock, Fla. man electrocuted installing radio antenna, Radio Nova host Bob Gallico passes away, and Radio Free Nashville prepares for an upgrade. We also take a look at the FCC Activities. Select postings from the Free Radio Network, HF Underground and note stations logged per the Free Radio Weekly. ‭Off Air Recordings include the stations of: Radio GaGa, Wolverine Radio, Radio Free Whatever, The Crystal Ship, Radio TOTSE and Radio Mustang. International Radio Report talks about the unusual solar max. FCC schedules first Low Power FM webinar for August 20."

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.: The Right Opinion: Steve McLaughlin New York State Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin (R-Melrose), who represents northeastern Columbia County and most of Rensselaer County in the 107th District, will join guest host Holly Tanner to discuss his interest in becoming the Republican nominee for Governor of New York, his opposition to the SAFE Act and much more.

4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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