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Tuesday, May 27, 2014 local almanac

May 27, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 83F; low 58F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 83F; low 58F.[/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 Hazardous Weather Outlook for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, east central New York and Southern Vermont for Tues., May 27. Thunderstorms are likely today with possible small hail and gusty winds.

Today: Isolated showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 1 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1 p.m. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Tuesday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9 p.m. and midnight, then a chance of showers after midnight. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 66. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 43.
Mostly sunny. High near 72. Thursday night, a chance of showers after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 45.
Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 72. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 51.

Sunrise today: 5:23 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:21 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:57 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the fourth Tuesday of the month.
WGXC recommends calling ahead to confirm time and location.

COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Airport Committee meeting at 4 p.m., Economic Development Committee meeting at 5 p.m. and County Government meeting at 6 p.m., all at 401 State St. in Hudson (828-1527).
GREENPORT Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
HUDSON Common Council Police Committee Meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall; Fire Committee Meeting at 6:45 p.m., at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).

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 Local news, music, events, and more. Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Pete Lievense.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News