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Thursday, December 12, 2013 local almanac

Dec 12, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 21F; low 10F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 22F; low 13F.[/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: A slight chance of snow showers before 7 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 24. Thursday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 15.

Forecast for the next three days:

Friday: A slight chance of snow showers after 11 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 26. Friday night, a chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 13.
Saturday: Snow. High near 24. Saturday night, night snow. Low around 17.
Sunday: Snow likely. Cloudy. High near 30. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 12.

Sunrise today: 7:15 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:23 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:08 hrs.

Town meetings

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

CHATHAM Village meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
COPAKE Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountainview Road, Copake (329-1234).
GALLATIN Town Board meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 667 Route 7, Ancram (398-7519).
GREENE COUNTY Finance & Audit committee meets at 5 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board Workshop meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
LIVINGSTON Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 119 County Route 19.
STUYVESANT Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TANNERSVILLE Village trustees meet at 7 p.m. in their Village Hall on Route 23A.
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Josephine Foster Rebroadcast of Dec. 11 show at the Spotty Dog in Hudson. From Wikipedia: "Josephine Foster is an American singer-songwriter... [who recorded] "There Are Eyes Above" (2000), an album of ukulele accompanied songs strongly influenced by Tin Pan Alley, and an album of children's songs, Little Life (2001). For several years she worked as a singing teacher in Chicago, recording and performing with a variety of musical acts on the side including Born Heller, a project with free jazz-bassist Jason Ajemian, and The Children's Hour, a pop band formed with songwriter Andrew Bar. In 2004, joined by her occasional backing band The Supposed (Brian Goodman on guitar and Rusty Peterson on drums), she released an album of psychedelic rock called All the Leaves Are Gone which has drawn comparison to Patti Smith and Jefferson Airplane."
2 a.m.: Spike Jones Works from the sound affects man, composer, and more. First, an edition of "Monday Musical Matinee" by Lincoln Mayorga that explores his works, then other songs and sound effects are considered.
5 a.m.: Tony Martin From Issue Project Room Radio: "Will Corwin first met artist Tony Martin while working as a gofer for him, Mike Ballou, Ken Brown and Sally Webster on a light show at Pierogi's Boiler in Williamsburg. Tony is a master of spontaneously produced psychedelic liquid forms which he projects into light and are often part of multimedia and immersive installations. Tony comes to the Clocktower to regale Will with tales of light shows produced at the Fillmore West for such bands as the Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane and many more. Recorded in 2010. artonair.org/show/tony-martin"

6 a.m.: Background Briefing with Ian Masters Inside breaking international and national news. A radio program featuring international and national news, expert guests, policy makers and critics with analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural and social issues. This program goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard in the American media.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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 The Morning Show continues with ocal news, weather and events.
10 a.m.: Your Friendly Neighborhood Economist Host Ed Fertik interviews NY State Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin about Columbia County Airport and power line issues, the Common Core and about his own political future.
2 p.m.: The Passage: Mac Chambers Host Richard Roth interviews Mac Chambers, former 57th Street Gallery Director.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: 'A Christmas Carol:' Laurence Olivier plays Scrooge in this radio theatre story of the Charles Dickens holiday classic. Plus Spike Jones and His City Slickers perform a special version of "Jingle Bells."
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show

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