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Wednesday, December 12, 2012 local almanac

Dec 12, 2012 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 37F; low 27F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 41F; low 27F.[/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 39. Tonight, mostly clear. Low around 22.

The outlook for the next three days:

Thursday: Sunny. High near 42. Mostly clear overnight. Low around 26.
Friday: Sunny. High near 45. Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 30.
Saturday: Partly sunny. High near 42. A chance of snow overnight. Cloudy. Low around 31.

Sunrise today: 7:15 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:24 p.m.

Length of the day: 9 hrs., 9 min.

Town meetings

Today is the second Wednesday of the month.
(WGXC recommends you call 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 Board of Supervisors will hear presentations by Coxsackie Transport and Johnston & Pulcher on the county bus contract (5 p.m.), by Don Evans on Pine Haven (5:30 p.m.) and by Rob Lopez on the possible cell phone surcharge (6 p.m.) The full Board of Supervisors will meet at 7:30 p.m. All meetings will be held 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 (tentative) 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

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

6 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. 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 with local news, events, music and more. Philip Grant, host.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
2 p.m.: Work: Retail, Baby! Looks into the wonders of working retail, especially during this busy time of the year. Interviewees this time around include Tina Gagliardy of Mahalo, the Main Street, Catskill gift shop; Mike Bennett, a recent arrival in the area working at McDonalds while improving his boxing skills in the town that bred Mike Tyson and other great Sweet Sport legends; and Michael Albin of Hudson Wine Merchants, located on Warren Street in Hudson. Augmenting their talk of the joys, and long-houred challenges of their work this time of year is music by The Waitresses, Pet Shop Boys, The Village People, Ted Hawkins and a snippet of James Brown. Hosted and produced by Paul Smart.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Jam for Tots Local musician Luke Weller and Kenny Landin of Crossroads Brewery discuss the annual benefit Jam for Tots, a Community Action for children in Greene County happening at Crossroads Brewery in Athens.
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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