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Monday, August 11, 2014 local almanac

Aug 11, 2014 12:15 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 86F; low 60F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 86F; low 61F.[/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 86. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 63.

Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy. High near 77. Tuesday night, rain before 8 p.m., then rain and possibly a thunderstorm between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m., then rain after 2 a.m. Low around 64.
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 8 a.m. High near 77. Wednesday night, showers likely, mainly before 8 p.m. Partly cloudy. Low around 58.
Sunny. High near 77. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 54.

Sunrise today: 5:59 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:01 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:01 hrs.

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

ASHLAND Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Main Street, Ashland (734-3636).
CANAAN Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1647 Co. Rte. 5, Canaan (781-3144).
CATSKILL Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at the Firehouse, 1 Central Ave. (behind Walgreens) (943-3830).
COPAKE Environmental Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GREENE COUNTY Legslature holds Buildings & Grounds, Conservation, Public Safety, Highway, Government Operations, and Finance committee meetings, 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
HUDSON City School District Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at Hudson High School, 215 Harry Howard Ave., Hudson (828-4360).
HUDSON Informal Common Council meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Village Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Village Hall, 7955 Main St., Hudson (263-4020).
NEW BALTIMORE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Rt. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
PRATTSVILLE Town meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 14517 Main St., Prattsville (299-3125).
TAGHKANIC Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Hunter S. Thompson Interviews and appearances from the writer, with music from Warren Zevon and others.
1 a.m.: Adam Zaretsky Woodstock-based artist Adam Zaretsky discusses bio-art. Interviewed by Kira DeCoudres, Tom Skarimbas, and Tom Roe. From "Saturday Morning Serial," Aug. 9, 2014.
5 a.m.: The Week in Radio News: 20140811 Sonny Rollins responds to The New Yorker "satire," President Obama drops more bombs by radio controlled drones in Pakistan, the U.S. shares surveillance with Israel, the shortwave radio act in Congress, and other headlines.

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, music and more. Hosted by "Petee 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