Tuesday, September 2, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 88F; low 63F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 89F; low 64F.[/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:
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for east central New York, western Massachusetts and northwestern Connecticut for Tues., Sept. 2. There is a chance of thunderstorms, mainly Tuesday afternoon and evening. Thunderstorms will generally move from west to east around 30 mph, and could contain gusty winds and localized heavy rainfall. A few of those storms could produce damaging wind gusts.
Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 90. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Tuesday night, showers and thunderstorms likely before 1 a.m., then a slight chance of showers between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy. Low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Mostly sunny. High near 83. Wednesday night, patchy fog after 2 a.m. Otherwise, mostly clear. Low around 57.
Thursday: Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 87. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 65.
Friday: Sunny. High near 88. Friday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 67.
Today is the first Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All telephone numbers are in the 518 area code except where noted.)
ATHENS Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
CATSKILL Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
COPAKE Park Commission meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HUNTER Planning Board Meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (263-4020).
ICHABOD CRANE Central School District Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at Ichabod Crane High School, 2910 Route 9, Valatie (758-7577).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Crazy Transmission Insanity on the radio is explored, with Bill Cosby, Sonic Youth, Hawkwind, The Magnetic Fields, The Feelies, Green Day, and others.
1 a.m.: Kira DeCoudres Wave Farm summer intern Kira DeCoudres guest hosts "Other Music." Tune in for a special broadcast of mixed sounds from the past, present, and future including reworks of Billie Holiday classics, neuroscience lectures made musical, and selections from the Wave Farm Study Center audio library. From Aug. 30, 2014.
4 a.m.: Big Picture Science: Transmissions Robots, internets, and lightbulbs. From Pacifica Radio.
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 Hosted by "Petee Pete" Lievense. News, events, music and more. Live from the WGXC Hudson studio.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
12 p.m. (noon): Monday Musical Matinee: Andrew Appel Andrew Appel, harpsichordist and director of the Four Nations Ensemble, will join host Sheri Bauer-Mayorga in the Hudson studio.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Catskill Library Premiere show from the Carnegie Room of the Catskill Library, site of the new WGXC satellite studio. News, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by Jill Sutton.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News