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Monday, December 2, 2013 local almanac

Dec 02, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 42F; low 31F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 42F; low 31F.[/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. A few patches of very light freezing rain are possible early Monday morning.

Today: A slight chance of flurries and freezing rain before 8 a.m., then a slight chance of rain showers after noon. Cloudy. High near 45. Monday night, mostly cloudy. low around 29.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy. High near 45. Tuesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 23.
A slight chance of showers after 1 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 44. Wednesday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 35.
Mostly cloudy. High near 50. Thursday night, a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy. Low around 35.

Sunrise today: 7:06 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:23 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:17 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the first Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

ANCRAM Conservation Advisory Council at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
ATHENS Town meeting at 6:45 p.m. at 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
CLAVERACK Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Church Street, Mellenville (672-7911).
CLERMONT Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
TAGHKANIC Town meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82,West Taghkanic (851-7638).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): PRISM Breakup Hosted by Eyebeam October 2013, PRISM Breakup, was a series of art and technology events dedicated to exploring and providing forms of protection from surveillance. The gathering brought together a wide spectrum of artists, hackers, academics, activists, security analysts and journalists for a weekend-long of conversation, hands-on workshops, and art installations. A special thanks to Roddy Schrock and Heather Dewey-Hagborg for making the WGXC radio broadcast of this exciting series possible. Panels include, Ingrid Burrington, "The Architecture of Surveillance;" Katherine Maher, "[FullStop]Watching Us;" Nadim Kobeissi, "Cryptocat;" Seeta Pena Gangadharan, "Data Profiling And Social Justice;" Amelia Marzec, "Signal Strength;" Dan Phiffer, "Small Wifi Networks Loosely Joined;" Enrique Piraces and Barbra Mack, "Paranoia;" Brian House, "Open Paths;" Helen Nissenbaum, "DIY Privacy with Obfuscation;" Genevieve Hoffman, "Tracking, Spoofing And Jamming;" PRISM Breakup Opening Panel.
5:30 a.m.: This Week in Radio News: 20131202 "This Week in Radio News" from host Tom Roe at Wave Farm's WGXC. This week: "More about the almost 3,000 low-power FM applications recently submitted to the Federal Communications Commission in the United States. Also, the U.S. FCC wants to allow phone calls on planes, and will consider the measure at a Dec. 12 meeting. Steve Reich composes with Radiohead, Mike Huckabee gives up his radio show, and radio artist Gregory Whitehead turns off. Also "This Week in Radio History" and more."

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 Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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: Martin Ping, Michelle Hughes The Morning Show continues with guests Martin Ping and Michelle Hughes of Hawthorne Valley. They will discuss the scope of the supermarket proposal for Warren and 5th streets in Hudson and the upcoming community meetings to discuss the plan. Local news, weather and events.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show