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Tuesday, November 12, 2013 local almanac

Nov 12, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 37F; low 21F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 39F; low 25F.[/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 Special Weather Statement for Columbia, Dutchess, eastern Greene and eastern Ulster counties. Snow will continue early this morning across the Mid-Hudson Valley. The snow will reduce visibility to less than a mile at times. Snow accumulations of a coating are expected, with up to an inch possible. Travel conditions will be slippery in some areas. Please exercise caution.

Today: A slight chance of snow showers before 9 a.m. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny. High near 38. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Low around 20.

Forecast for the next three days:

Wednesday: Sunny. High near 38. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 22.
Thursday: Sunny. High near 49. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 28.
Friday: Partly sunny. High near 53. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 33.

Sunrise today: 6:43 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:36s p.m.

Length of the day: 9:52 hrs.

Town meetings

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

CAIRO Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main Street, Cairo (622-3120).
CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Board of Ethics, 7 p.m.; Comprehensive Planning Comm., 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio and media news.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Fly in the Stew David Shaw-Parker reads D.H Lawrence's short story "The Fly in the Ointment," plus works by Spike Jones ("There's a Fly in My Music"), The Rolling Stones ("The Spider and The Fly"), Wire ("I Am The Fly"), The Cramps ("Human Fly"), Modest Mouse ("Fly Trapped in a Jar"), U2 ("The Fly"), Misfits ("Return of the Fly"), Faces ("Fly in the Ointment"), The Dead C ("Maggot"), and others.
1 a.m.: The Loneliest Road Radio play in the shape of a flight by the Hungry Raven along Route Five Zero in the naked state of Nevada, from Gregory Whitehead. With music composed and performed by The Books. First broadcast: BBC Radio 3, October 2003.
3 a.m.: Radio Radio: Buffflux The BuffFluxux ensemble consisted of Matt Chambers, Rick Royer, Mark Peters, Natalie Basinski and Mike Basinski at the time of this recording. Based in Buffalo, New York, they have performed at venues throughout North America and Europe. For their Radio Radio program they perform "Five Minutes of Eternity," "Breath Song of the Soil Fungi" and other works.
4 a.m.: Big Picture Science: Computer Hacking A computer virus that bombards you with pop-up ads is one thing. A computer virus that shuts down a city s electric grid is another. Welcome to the new generation of cybercrime. Discover what it will take to protect our power, communication and transportation systems as scientists try to stay ahead of hackers in an ever-escalating game of cat and mouse. With Seth Shostak, Molly Bentley, Ray Sims, Eric Chien, Paul Jacobs, Shankar Sastry, and Nicholas Carr. From Pacifica Radio.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20131112 International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron.

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 continues. Local news, weather and events.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
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