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Wednesday, August 15, 2012 local almanac

Aug 15, 2012 12:00 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 79F; low 57F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 79F; low 61F.[/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 showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8 a.m. and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 79. A chance of showers and thunderstorms tonight before 8 p.m., then a chance of showers between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 62.

The forecast for the next three days:

Thursday: Mostly sunny. High near 83; low arond 62.
Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny. High near 83; low around 62.
Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 78; low around 58.

Sunrise today: 6:03 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:56 p.m.
Length of the day: 13 hrs., 53 min.

Town meetings

Today is the third Wednesday of the month.
(WGXC 90.7-FM suggests you call ahead to confirm meeting time and location.)

CATSKILL at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill.
COLUMBIA COUNTY Human Services meeting at 4 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson.
GHENT Planning Board session at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature meeting at 6:30 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
HUDSON Zoning Board of Appeals meeting at 6:30 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).

The day ahead at WGXC: Program note

10 a.m. @Issue -- Brenda Adams, Executive Director of Columbia County Habitat for Humanity will discuss the latest Habitat project on Columbia St. in Hudson, which will be the first energy-saving passive house built by the organization. Hosted by Victor Mendolia.