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Friday, October 5, 2012 local almanac

Oct 05, 2012 1:13 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 73F; low 52F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 75; low 54F.[/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: Widespread dense fog before 10 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 76. Slight chance of showers after 10 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 55.

The outlook for the next three days:

Saturday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 66. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 41.
Chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. High near 58. Overnight a chance of showers before 2 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 41.
Monday (Columbus Day):
Party sunny. High near 57. Mostly clear overnight. Low around 36.

Sunrise today: 6:57 a.m.
Sunset today: 6:30 p.m.
Length of the day: 11 hrs., 33 min.

Town meetings

Today is the first Friday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm meeting time and location.)

WGXC is unaware of any town meetings scheduled for today.

Programming Notes

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

00:02: Turn on the News
00:30 Transmission Arts and Experimental Sounds

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC programming for the day ahead

6 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. 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 continues with local news, events, music and more. Philip Grant, host.
10 a.m. Imprint Terry Doyle, host.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
12 p.m. (noon): Pure Moods Shannekia McIntosh, host.
2 p.m. Que Cocinare Hoy? Mariel Fiore and Antonio Flores-Lobos, hosts.
3:30 p.m.: Youth Radio: Knock on Wood Steve Charney, host.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show from the Hudson studio. Linda Mussmann talks about Hudson and the film, "Two Square Miles."
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6;30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
9:30 p.m. Newline Radio L. Deniro and "The Guy," hosts.

Transmission Arts this weekend

"Open Air"
8 a.m., Sat., Oct. 6

Live transmission art show about local transmissions. As many local
frequencies, signals, and transmissions will be mixed in. Check in on
CB radio, weather radio, shortwave, scanners, cell phones,
strings-and-cups, or whatever else we can tune in. This collaborative
show may come from any location, but usually the WGXC Greene County
studios at Wave Farm in Acra and the Catskill Community Center.

"Radia: Tour de Radia"
10 a.m., Sat., Oct. 6
The "Tour de Radia" consists of 22 one-minute-long excerpts of
previous "Radia" shows, one from each of the current member stations
that has contributed to the network so far. This choice was made and
presented by Mobile Radio at the SONOR festival in Nantes, France in
May 2012. "Radia" is an international network of radio stations
interested in new and creative ways to make radio art.
free103point9/WGXC is a part of the "Radia" network.

"Framework: 20121006"
11 a.m., Sat., Oct. 6
Regular edition of field recording show this week featuring Peter
Cusack, Jaydea Lopez, Martiensgohome, and an excerpt from the latest
edition of framework:seasonal by Chris Watson.

"Free Radio Conference at Sarah Lawrence College"
7 p.m., Sat. Oct. 6
A broadcast of selected sessions from the Free Radio Conference at
Sarah Lawrence College organized by Ann Heppermann. Tune in to hear
presentations including:
7 p.m.: Amy O'Leary, the NY Times - Multimedia – The Sound and the Blurry
8 p.m.: Rob Rosenthal, What the hell is a story, anyway?
9:15 p.m.: Johanna Zorn and Gwen Mascai, Third Coast - News Can Sound Beautiful
10:35 p.m.: Ellen Horne, Radiolab, Radiolab, the Secret Sauce
Midnight: Jonathan Mitchell - Fiction on the Radio
1 a.m.: Ashley Milne-Tyte, The Broad Experience: Women Take Control of the Mic