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Tuesday, August 28, 2012 local almanac

Aug 28, 2012 12:05 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 82F; low 52F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 82F; low 55F.[/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 showers are likely, mainly before 10 a.m. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing. High near 84; low near 50.

The outlook for the next three days:

Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 75; low around 50.
Thursday: Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 85; low around 57.
Friday: Sunny. High near 90; low around 63.

Sunrise today: 6:17 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:35 p.m.
Length of the day: 13 hrs., 18 min.

Town meetings

Today is the fourth Tuesday of the month.
(WGXC 90.7-FM suggests you call ahead to confirm meeting time and location.)

COLUMBIA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION Board meeting, 8:30 a.m. at 4303 Route 9, Greenport (828-4718).
Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).

School board meeting

HUDSON CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT Board of Education meeting, 6 p.m., Hudson High School library, 215 Fairview Ave., Hudson (828-4360). Meeting begins with administrative goals workshop.

The day ahead at WGXC: Programming notes

8 a.m. Democracy Now! Breaking with Convention: War, Peace and the Presidency An expanded two-hour broadcast all this week during the 2012 Republican National Convention. Amy Goodman and the Democracy Now! crew will travel to Tampa Bay, to report from the streets, to the suites, to the convention floor.
3:30 p.m. After the Flood: The Storm Breaks WGXC recounts its pre-storm interview with Greene County Emergency Services director John Farrell, Copake town supervisor Reggie Crowly, and replays WGXC reports from Philip Grant and Tom Roe as the first rain fell Sat., Aug. 27, 2011, until WGXC lost power early Sun., Aug. 28, 2011.
4 p.m. WGXC Afternoon Show On the one-year anniversary of the storms surrounding Hurricane Irene, hosts Peter Krug and Tom Roe recount stories of the floods, and play recordings of various interviews about the storms and their aftermath. Also, Greene County events, news, music, and more, live from WGXC's Wave Farm studio in Acra.