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Monday, April 20, 2015 local almanac

Apr 20, 2015 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 64F; low 43F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 65F; low 42F.[/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 likely, mainly after 7 a.m. Cloudy. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Monday night, showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3 a.m., then showers likely. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 65. Tuesday night, a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Low around 39.
Wednesday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny. High near 61. Wednesday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 39.
Thursday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 54. Thursday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 34.

Sunrise today: 6:05 a.m.

Sunset today: 7:42 p.m.
Length of the day: 13:37 hrs.

Public meeting
Today is the third Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)

ATHENS Town meeting, 6:45 p.m. at Community Center, 2 First Street, Athens (945-1052).
AUSTERLITZ Comprehensive plan meeting, 7 p.m. at 812 Route 203, Austerlitz (392-3260).
CANAAN Planning board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1647 Route 5 South, Canaan (781-3144).
GERMANTOWN Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown (537-6687).
GREENVILLE Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Offices, corner of routes 32 and 81, Greenville (966-8276).
TAGHKANIC Zoning Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
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: Sole Train WGXC’s radio magazine show featuring local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, a rundown of public meetings, local and regional events, with weather updates, and more about and for the community. Plus "Sole Train" with Ed Fertik on the health benefits of acupuncture (original broadcast: July 29, 2014). Live from the WGXC Hudson Studio. Hosted by Tyson Hauf.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. National, daily, independent, award-winning news program providing audiences with access to people and perspectives rarely heard in the U.S. corporate-sponsored media.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: The Albany Report: Laura TenEyck, Todd Earling New York’s upstate economy is fueled by agricultural activity and the production of food on family-owned farms. The latest state budget included record funding for farmland preservation and investment in farm infrastructure for young farmers. During this broadcast, a conversation about local farms and farmland preservation with Laura TenEyck, Outreach Manager, the American Farmland Trust, and Todd Earling, Executive Director of Hudson Valley Agribusiness Development Corporation. Call (518) 828-0290 to go on air during the show, or send your comments or questions via email to info@wgxc.org. Or take three minutes and record a question or comment ahead of time at (518) 291-WGXC (9492). Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk.
11 a.m.: Zoom: In the Arms of Mama Pus, Rust, and Redemption After a good fall off my skateboard onto a rusty surface, the lil tiny flakes of oxidized metal lodging under the dermal layers of skin caused an infection, full of drippy pus. It went right to my brain. In this delirium/highly suggestible state. I thought of my soul and contemplated my own redemption, all while listening to Christian shortwave broadcasts. Tyson Hauf, host.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
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