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Wednesday, April 10, 2013 local almanac

Apr 10, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 72F; low 41F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 68F; low 45F.[/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 chance of showers, mainly after 4 p.m. Cloudy. High near 64. Rain likely, mainly after 7 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 44.

Forecast for the next three days:

Thursday: A chance of rain. Cloudy. High near 47. Night rain likely. Cloudy. Low around 40.
Friday: Rain. High near 49. Night showers likely, mainly before 7 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 37.
Saturday: Partly sunny. High near 57. Mostly cloudy, Saturday night. Low around 35.

Sunrise today: 6:20 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:32 p.m.

Length of the day: 13:11 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Wednesday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.)

VILLAGE OF ATHENS Board meets at 6:30 p.m at the Athens Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CLERMONT Planning Board meets at Town Hall at 7 p.m. at 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
COLUMBIA COUNTY holds a full Board of Supervisors meeting at 7:30 p.m. at 401 State St. in Hudson.
COPAKE Resource Advisory Committee meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Planning Board Application meeting and Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. both at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Planning Committee (tentative) meets at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
JEWETT Town meeting at 7 p.m., at Municipal Bldg. 3547 Co. Rt. 23C (263-4626).
KINDERHOOK Town’s 9 & 9H Corridor Committee meets at 7 p.m. at at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
KINDERHOOK Village Board meeting and budget hearing, 7 p.m. at 6 Chatham Street, Kinderhook (758-9882).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. 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 continues with local news, events, music and more, with host Philip Grant.
10 a.m.: The Right Opinion: Quintin Cross Quintin Cross, former City of Hudson Alderman, discusses the Section 8 housing assistance program. Plus, host Ed Fertik, a former federal government employee, will offer an expose of the well publicized federal employee pay freeze. Plus a selection of modern country music.
2 p.m.: The Work Show: Travel Edition This month, the Work Show went on the road... or maybe we should just call things what they were. We went on vacation. Among the people interviewed about their working lives, and dreams -- as well as their ideals for the future of their careers and travel plans -- were members of the Italian family our family did a home exchange with in Rome, a bartender at the Prince of Wales pub near Embankment and Charing Cross tube stations in London, and the host's seven-year-old jet-lagged son Milo David Smart. Sound and music elements include the sound of the Sistine Chapel, and its shushing guards, Lorenzo Jovanotti, Gianna Nanninni, the comic singer Renato Carasone, The Kinks and the sounds of the Queen's Royal Horseguards during their daily changing ceremony. Produced and hosted by Paul Smart
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Dr. Willie Yee Dr. Willie Yee, President of the Mid-Hudson Astronomical Association, and author Linda Zimmermann, whose most recent book is "In The Night Sky; Hudson Valley UFO Sightings From the 1930's To The Present" are guests. There will be local news and events, and the local sounds of the Catskill Community Center, host Ron Diamondstein, and whoever else drops in or calls. It could be you. Skype calls to WGXCfm or stop by the Catskill Community Center.
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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