Tuesday, April 22, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 72F; low 41F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 72F; low 43F.[/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: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4 p.m. High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Tuesday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9 p.m., then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 9 a.m. Mostly sunny. High near 58. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 32.
Thursday: Sunny. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. High near 62. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 33.
Friday: Scattered showers after 1 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 65. Friday night, scattered showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 44.
Today is the fourth Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors County Government Committee meeting at 5 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
GREENPORT Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
School board meetings
SCHOOL DISTRICTS IN COLUMBIA, GREENE and RENNSSELAER COUNTIES Component district boards of education meet simultaneously for the Questar III BOCES 2013-14 administrative budget and board vote. Check with your local school board for exact location and time.
The day ahead on 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): Radio Stew: Hurricane Carter Boxing songs from Bob Dylan ("Hurricane," "Who Killed Davey Moore?"), Warren Zevon ("Boom Boom Mancini"), Simon and Garfunkel ("The Boxer"), DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince ("I Think I Can Beat Mike Tyson"), Todd Snider ("Iron Mike's Main Man's Last Request"), Morrisey ("Boxers"), Bruce Springsteen ("The Hitter"), LL Cool J ("Mama Said Knock You Out"), Count Basie (King Joe"), Shaun Boothe ("Unathorized Biography of Muhammad Ali"), Ben Fols Five ("Boxing"), and others.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Networth Plus: 20140422 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 News, weather, events and music. Hosted by Cheryl K, in for Philip Grant. Call in to have your say: (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, interviews and events.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News