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Monday, March 10, 2014 local almanac

Mar 10, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 46F; low 33F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 46F; low 33F.[/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 slight chance of snow showers before 9 a.m. Cloudy. High near 41. Monday night, mostly cloudy. Lows around 33.

Forecast for the next three days:

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Winter Storm Watch from Wed., Mar. 12 through Thurs., Mar. 13 for the eastern Catskills, the greater Capital Region, Hudson Valley, Greene and Columbia counties. Heavy snow may mix with rain or sleet for areas south and east of the Capital Region during the day, Wednesday. Snow accumulation of greater than nine inches in a 24-hour period is possible, with a maximum snowfall rate of one to two inches per hour possible Wednesday afternoon through Wednesday late evening.

Tuesday: Partly sunny. High near 50. A chance of snow after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 31.
Wednesday: Snow likely before 11 a.m., then rain and snow likely between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., then rain after 2 p.m. High near 37. Wednesday night, rain before 8 p.m., then snow. Low around 20. Blustery.
Thursday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8 a.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 24. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 9.

Sunrise today: 6:14 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:56 p.m.
Length of the day: 11:42 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the second Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

ASHLAND Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Main Street, Ashland (734-3636)
CATSKILL Village meeting at 7 p.m. at the Firehouse, 1 Central Ave. (behind Walgreens) (943-3830).
COPAKE Environmental Committee meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GREENE COUNTY LEGISLATURE holds Buildings & Grounds, Conservation, Public Safety, Highway, Government Operations, and Finance committee meetings at 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
HUDSON Industrial Development Agency at 5 p.m., Informal Common Council meeting at 7 p.m., City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Village meeting at 8 p.m.
NEW BALTIMORE Town meeting at 7:30 p.m. at 3809 Rt. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671)/
PRATTSVILLE Town meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 14517 Main St., Prattsville (299-3125).

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