Monday, February 13, 2017 local almanac
Local weather forecast:
The National Weather Service's Winter Storm Warning for the WGXC listening area remains in effect through Mon., Feb. 13. Additional snow is expected. Winds will increase, becoming strong and gusty late Sunday through Monday, causing considerable blowing and drifting of snow.
TODAY: A chance of snow, mainly before noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 33. Northwest wind 21 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph. Monday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 18. Wind will decrease overnight.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
TUESDAY: Partly sunny. High near 33. Tuesday night, a chance of snow mainly after 10 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 19.
WEDNESDAY: A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. High near 36. Wednesday night, a chance of snow showers before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 22.
Sunrise today: 6:52 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:26 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 10:33 hrs.
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 Town Board budget workshop at 6:30 p.m.; full board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1647 Co. Rte. 5, Canaan (781-3144).
COPAKE Environmental Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GREENE County Legislature County Services, Public Works, Economic Development and Tourism, Government Operations, Finance committee meetings; Democrat and Republican caucuses, 6 p.m. at 411 Main Street (Caucus Room), Catskill (719-3270).
GREENVILLE Central Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m., middle school/high school library, 4982 State Route 81, Greenville (966-5070).
HUDSON Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. in high school library, 215 Harry Howard Boulevard (828-4360).
HUDSON Common Council Informal meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren St., 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 Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 14517 Main St., Prattsville (299-3125).
TAGHKANIC public hearing on the 2017 preliminary town budget followed by the regular Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
PUBLIC PROTESTS and VIGILS
NATIONAL GENERAL Strike, Feb. 17 through Feb. 20, nationwide. No work. No school. No shopping. A peaceful display of resistance and solidarity.