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Monday, March 11, 2013 local almanac

Mar 11, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 52F; low 39F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 54F; low 43F.[/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: Mostly cloudy. High near 52. A chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: Rain. High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. Tuesday night, a chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 32.
Wednesday: Isolated showers. Mostly sunny. High near 43. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 29.
Thursday: Partly sunny. High near 36. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 28.

Sunrise today: 6:13 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:58 p.m.

Length of the day: 11:45 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Monday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.)

ANCRAM Conservation Advisory Council at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
ATHENS Town meeting at 7 p.m. at 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
CLAVERACK Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Church Street, Mellenville (672-7911).
CLERMONT Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
HUDSON Joint meeting of HDC and HCDPA regarding the sale of 58 North Front Street to be used as parking, at 6:30 p.m., and the Informal Meeting of the Common Council at 7 p.m., City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson (828-1030).
TAGHKANIC Town meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82,West Taghkanic (851-7638).

WGXC RADIO COUNCIL meeting 6:30 p.m. at the Catskill Community Center, 344 Main St., Catskill (697-7400). The WGXC Radio Council is the governing body for the community radio airtime on WGXC, and holds monthly meetings open to the public for input. The meeting is open to public observation, but the last 15 minutes of the meeting are reserved for public participation. Anyone in attendance wishing to participate will have equal time to address the Council, beginning at 8:30 p.m. The public is urged to attend and have their say in community radio.

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

The WGXC 90.7-FM Spring Pledge Drive continues all week. To make your tax-deductible donation, call (518) 828-0290, or visit wgxc.org/donate.

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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Radio Pledge Drives WGXC begins its spring pledge drive this week, WFMU continues theirs, and Resonance FM just completed there fund drive. A report.
2 a.m.: Radio Jamming Radio jamming, documentary about radio jamming, recent clips of China jamming the BBC and VOA.
3 a.m.: Disc Jockeys Songs about disc jockey, and on-air clips of famous hosts such as Bob Lassiter, Jean Shepherd, and others, are considered.
5 a.m.: This Week in Radio News: 20130309 Tune in to news about Kentucky Republican Rand Paul's Senate filibuster Wed., March 6. Paul questioned whether the U.S. administration felt it could bomb Americans with radio-controlled drones on U.S. soil. Also, Free Speech Radio News is in danger of going off the air. Plus, the White House says "It's time to legalize cell phone unlocking." More than 114,000 Americans signed an online petition to legalize cell phone unlocking, and the White House agreed it is a good idea. And Broadcasting & Cable reports on what cuts the Federal Communications Commission is making due to the budget sequester.

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

The WGXC 90.7-FM Spring Pledge Drive continues all week. To make your tax-deductible donation, call (518) 828-0290, or visit wgxc.org/donate.

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Call in with your views 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, events, music and more, with host Philip Grant.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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