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Tuesday, September 16, 2014 local almanac

Sep 16, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 69F; low 44F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 69F; low 45F.[/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: Showers likely, mainly before 11 a.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Tuesday night, patchy fog after 1 a.m. Otherwise, partly cloudy. Low around 44.

Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Areas of fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 70. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 44.
Thursday: Sunny. High near 68. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 39.
Friday: Sunny. High near 64. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 44.

Sunrise today: 6:37 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:02 p.m.
Length of the day: 12:25 hrs.

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

COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Health and Medical Services Committee meeting, 4 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HILLSDALE Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall on Main Street, Hillsdale (325-5073).
HUDSON Common Council Finance Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; Formal Common Council meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Municipal Building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
PHILMONT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m., Philmont Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82, West Taghkanic (851-7638).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
3 a.m.: From the Vault: Steve Post From the Pacifica Radio archives, a tribute to one of New York's radio icons Steve Post, who was one of a small cadre of radio broadcasters who helped in the creation of Free Form radio at Pacifica Station WBAI in the 1960s.
4 a.m.: Project Censored: Greg Lukianov, Mark Crispin Miller, Graeme McQueen, Michael Levitan The program opens with a discussion about what "free speech" means on campus; the guest is Greg Lukianov with the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education. Then media critic Mark Crispin Miller introduces the latest additions to his "Forbidden Bookshelf." Graeme McQueen has just published a book on the 2001 anthrax attacks, and says the case should not be closed. Finally, Michael Levitan previews the upcoming NYC Climate March. From Pacifica Radio.
5 a.m.: PCJ Network Plus: iPhone Webcast International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron. This week, the webcast of the new iPhone announcement is discussed.

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, events, music and more. Live from the Hudson studio. Hosted by "Petee Pete" Lievense.
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.
2 p.m.: Hudson Valley Tap Show: Jamie Caligure Interview with Jamie Caligure from Rare Form Brewing Co. Caligure was previously assistant brewer at Crossroads Brewery, and head brewer at Cave Mountain Brewing Co. in Windham. Hosted by Ken Landin. Landin is the owner of Crossroads Brewing Co., located in Athens.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News