Monday, July 28, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 72F; low 54F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 73F; 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:
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, east central New York and southern Vermont for Mon., July 28. Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected. Locally heavy rainfall will occur with some storms possibly resulting in flooding of low-lying and poor drainage areas. There is a chance that some storms could become strong to possibly severe. The main threat will be for damaging winds.
Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy. High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Monday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: Mostly sunny. High near 76. Tuesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 54.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny. High near 80. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 57.
Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9 a.m. Mostly sunny. High near 81. Thursday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy. Low around 58.
Sunrise today: 5:45 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:18 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:33 hrs.
Today is the fourth Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
CATSKILL Village board meeting at 7 p.m. at Firehouse near Catskill Commons (Wal Mart) (943-3830).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Environmental Management Council meeting, 7 p.m at 401 State St., Hudson.
GERMANTOWN Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Rd., Germantown (537-6687).
HALCOTT Town meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 813 Route 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920)
HUDSON Common Council Police Committee Meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall; Fire Committee Meeting at 6:45 p.m., at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
NEW BALTIMORE Town Board Work meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Route 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Local Development Corp meeting at 7 p.m., Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
STUYVESANT Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
The day ahead on WGXC 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, music and more. Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Pete Lievense.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News