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Tuesday, June 16, 2015 local almanac

Jun 16, 2015 12:01 am
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[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 79F; low 56F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 78F; low 58F.[/caption]





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 east central New York, Tue., Jun. 16. There is a marginal risk of severe thunderstorms, mainly from late Tuesday morning through the afternoon to the east and south of Interstate 88, including Greene and Columbia counties. The main threat will be locally damaging wind gusts in excess of 58 mph with the strongest thunderstorms.

Today: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy. High near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Tuesday night, scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly clear. Low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Sunny. High near 76. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 59.
Thursday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 77. Thursday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 62.
Friday: A chance of showers before 9 a.m. Mostly sunny. High near 80. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 56.

Sunrise today: 5:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:34 p.m.
Length of the day: 15:15 hrs.

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

COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Health and Medical Committee meeting, 4 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HILLSDALE Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall on Main Street, Hillsdale (325-5073).
HUDSON Common Council Finance Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; Formal Common Council meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Municipal Building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
PHILMONT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m., Philmont Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82, West Taghkanic (851-7638).

WGXC Community Programming Advisory Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., 704 Columbia St., Hudson (697-7400). WGXC Community Programming Advisory Committee reviews incoming program applications, conducts programming evaluations and provides feedback about the community program schedule. Meetings are held monthly. The public is welcome to attend. Information at wgxc.org/volunteer.
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