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Friday, June 13, 2014 local almanac

Jun 13, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 74F; low 57F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 74F; 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. there is a chance of thunderstorms Friday afternoon and evening, some of the thunderstorms may produce locally heavy rainfall producing ponding of water on roadways and poor drainage flooding of low lying and urban areas. If repeated heavy rainfall occurs over the same location then an isolated flash flood cannot be ruled out.

Today: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 74. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Friday night, showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 76. Saturday night, clear. Low around 53.
Sunday: Sunny. High near 82. Sunday night, mostly clear. Low around 55.
Monday: Mostly sunny. High near 88. Monday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 65.

Sunrise today: 5:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:32 p.m.
Length of the day: 15:14 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the second Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission at 10 a.m., 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Cellphonia Wave Farm artist-in-residence Steve Bull explains his "Cellphonia" project, with listeners able to call in and leave a message to participate. To participate 518-512-0518 to call in and talk farming with Steve Bull's "Cellphonia" project. He's asking listeners to call in with sounds, stories, music and more, to create an ever-morphing song of the WGXC listening audience. Live from Wave Farm. "Cellphonia: Wave Farm," is both a physical installation and an ephemeral Internet performance. The project explores the intersection of site-specific environmental sounds with the intervention of computer code algorithm processing using public participation through a call-in phone number with live manipulation by the artists in the outdoor acoustic space. Listeners can participate by calling the "Cellphonia: Wave Farm" phone number: (518) 512-0518.
1 a.m. Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Peter Kowald Episode 16 of 2014 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and Wave Farm Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.
5 a.m.: Radio-Controlled Drone Protest March Ahead of their 160 mile walk, starting June 3, 2014, from Chicago to Battle Creek, Michigan, where the U.S. Air Force is planning a new drone control center, members of Voices for Creative Non-Violence spoke to members of Reba Place about why they are compelled to do all within their being to stop drone warfare. Kathy Kelly, Brian Terrell, and Maya Evans of VCNV-UK provide an update on the effectiveness of the protests and discoveries that expose the fact that the government is attempting to normalize secrete killing out side of the normal chain of command. Musician Ami Sariya sings several of her original songs. From Pacifica Radio.

6 a.m.: Background Briefing Hosted by Ian Masters.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show: Cairo Library Open Mic, Cairo-Durham Board of Education Meeting WGXC and the Cairo Library co-sponsored an "Open Mic" on Wed., June 11, and the show will tune in highlights. Also, recordings from the Cairo-Durham School Board meeting June 12, with the board expected to take action on Durham Elementary. Tom Roe hosts live from Wave Farm in Acra.
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