WGXC-90.7 FM

Tuesday, June 13, 2013 local almanac

Jun 11, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 79F; low 55F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 79F; 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:

A Hazardous Weather Outlook remains in effect for east central New York through tonight. Additional showers and perhaps a few thunderstorms with downpours will be possible mainly this afternoon. Some minor urban, small stream and/or poor drainage flooding is possible. The best chance of thunderstorms will be south of Albany. Thunderstorms are not expected to be severe.

Today: Showers likely before 11 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy. High near 73. Tonight, showers likely, mainly before 8 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 57.

Forecast for the next three days:

Wednesday: Partly sunny. High near 75. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 56.
Thursday: Rain likely, mainly after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 68. Showers likely, mainly before 8 p.m. Low around 51.
Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 73. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 53.

Sunrise today: 5:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:32 p.m.

Length of the day: 15:13 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Tuesday of the month.
(WGXC suggested calling ahead to confirm time and location.)

CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Board of Ethics, 7 p.m.; Comprehensive Planning Comm., 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Edward Snowden Yesterday, the Guardian revealed the identity of the person responsible for leaking documents showing the US government’s massive surveillance of phone and Internet users. Edward Snowden, the 29-year-old employee of the large private, intelligence contractor Booz Allen Hamilton said he sought to prompt a public debate on government surveillance.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Siren Song Sound lures are explored. Will O' the Wisps, sirens, and more myths of sound. Interview with Justin Downs included, about his "Will O the Wisps" project.
1 a.m.: Bob's Slacktime Playhouse: Rush Limbaugh Show centers on radio host Rush Limbaugh's predilictions for drugs. From radio4all.net.
2 a.m.: Some Assembly Required: Escape Mechanism 
Episode 259 of mash-up show hosted by Jon Nelson. Featuring work by Brat, Escape Mechanism, The Evolution Control Committee, TiM G, G3RSt, Gitar, Michael Gregory, I Cut People, DJ Lobsterdust, Negativland, DJ Nikoless, John Oswald and Party Ben.
3 a.m.: Golden Age of Radio: Esther Williams Hosted by Max Schmid, from WBAI, distributed by Pacifica Radio.
4:30 a.m.: Radio Theatre: After These Messages Fake and real radio commercials, from yesteryear and the future.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20130611 International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron.
5:30 a.m.: Radio Theatre: The Muppet Show Classic bits, songs, sketches, radio works, and more, from muppets.

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. Also local news, previews of events in Greene and Columbia counties, music, and more. Call in to have your say 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, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show." Hosted by Philip Grant.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News