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Thursday, August 9, 2012 local almanac

Aug 09, 2012 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 86F; low 66F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 91F low 68F.[/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 showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny. High near 87; low around 68.

The forecast for the next three days:

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, cloudy. High near 83; low around 67.
Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2 p.m. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy. High near 80; low around 60.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 82; low around 60.

Sunrise today: 5:57 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:04 p.m.
Length of the day: 14 hrs., 7 min.

Town meetings

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

ANCRAM Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
AUSTERLITZ Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall, 812 Route 203, Spencertown (392-3260).
COPAKE Planning Board meets at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
KINDERHOOK Zoning Board of Appeals meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead at WGXC: Program notes

10 a.m. Tell It Like It Is
12 p.m. Crossroads in Rhythm
3:30 p.m. Catskill Youth Show
4 p.m. WGXC Afternoon Show Representatives from the Hudson Music Festival, Rob Johanson and Chad Weckler, will discuss the weekend-long sound series with hosts Ellen Thurston and Richard Roth. (Johanson and Weckler are also volunteer hosts on WGXC.) Cookbook author Zac Pelaccio, author of "Eat with Your Hands," will discuss his book and opening a new restaurant in the former Verdigris space on S. Third between Warren and Union St. in Hudson. And James Occhino talks about "a three-hour party studded with performances and stimulating talk" called the End Times Salon at the Ancram Opera House. Also Ellen Thurston will preview other Columbia County events this weekend, news, music, and other features.
7 p.m. The Jazz Disturbance
9:30 p.m. 69: Japanther vs. The Magic Stranger In memory of the Sharon Tate Murders on August 9, 1969 Japanther might join The Magic Stranger in the WGXC Acra studio to re-enact the event or channel Charlie.... or just play some records.
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