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Monday, December 9, 2013 local almanac

Dec 09, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 39F; low 25F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 39F; low 26F.[/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 Winter Weather Advisory for the Mohawk Valley, Schoharie Valley, the greater Capital District, Eastern Catskills, Taconics, Mid-Hudson Valley, the Berkshires and Litchfield Hills. Light snow changing to sleet and freezing rain is expected, with ice accumulations of a trace to a tenth of an inch, and snow accumulations of a dusting to two inches. Periods of light snow will transition to sleet and freezing rain or freezing drizzle, Monday morning, turning to rain by early afternoon. Periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibilities. Use caution while driving.

Today: Freezing drizzle before 11 a.m., then drizzle likely. Cloudy. High near 38. Monday night, a slight chance of snow showers before 7 p.m., then a slight chance of snow showers after 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 26.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: A chance of snow showers, mainly between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Cloudy. High near 30. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Low around 16.
Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny. High near 30. Wednesday night, a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 14.
Thursday: Partly sunny. High near 24. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 3.

Sunrise today: 7:13 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:23 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:10 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 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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