Thursday, April 24, 2013 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 56F; low 31F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 57F; low 33F.[/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: Sunny. Northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. High near 62. Thursday night, clear. Low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Increasing clouds. High near 67. Friday night, showers likely, mainly after 1 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 43.
Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 63. Saturday night, a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 39.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 59. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 38.
Today is the fourth Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
CHATHAM Village Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors .1 (point one) Committee at 1 p.m. at 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Zoning Board of Appeals meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GERMANTOWN Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown (537-6687).
HUDSON Community Development and Planning Agency meeting is cancelled.
STUYVESANT Greenway Committee meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
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
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 News, weather, events and music. Hosted by Cheryl K, in for Philip Grant. Call in to have your say: (518) 828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m. WGXC Morning Show continues with bassoonist Cornelia McGiver who will discuss her upcoming performance with soprano, Kelly Ellenwood of Madera Vox. Plus, local news, weather, interviews and events.
10 a.m.: The Prison Voices Project: Odell Winfield, Robert Hayden A conversation with locals Odell Winfield from End the New Jim Crow Action Network and gospel singer, Robert Hayden. Hosted by Cory-Fischer Hoffman.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: Code Three An anthology series of dramas and comedies for radio. Each week a program will be made up of one radio play. Produced at KSVR Studios at the radio station KSVR-FM in Mount Vernon, Washington. The actors are from the Skagit Radio Repertory Company. The producer is Joseph C McGuire. "Code Three" based on the story by Rick Raphael; adapted for radio by Barry M Putt Jr. FuturePast dramatized stories from the golden age of science fiction. Here's the tale of the future in which ultra high speed highways must be patrolled by a national highway patrol. Everytime there is an accident it can cause hundreds of people's death. People are still people, bringing stupidity and criminal mischief to the roads. Produced by Joseph C McGuire. Edited by Jay Charles. Performers: The Skagit Radio Repertory Company. Made with a grant from the Corporation For Public Broadcasting. From Pacifica Radio.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Melissa Auf der Maur, Jonah Bokaer, Michael D'Aleo In the first hour, Basilica Hudson’s Creative Director, Melissa Auf der Maur, and choreographer Jonah Bokaer, will be in the studio to discuss the multidisciplinary production of ECLIPSE, which will open Basilica’s 2014 season April 25 and 26. In the second hour, a conversation with Michael D’Aleo, a founding member of SENSRI (Saratoga Experiential Natural Science Research Institute), a mechanical engineer, the co-founder of the high school at the Waldorf School of Saratoga Springs, and a teacher of physical science and mathematics. He lectures internationally on science, education, and environmental issues. Plus news, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by Ellen Thurston and Tom DePietro.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News