Friday, October 24, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 56F; low 41F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 56F; low 40F.[/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 chance of showers, mainly before 11 a.m. Cloudy. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 42.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 64. Saturday night, a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Low around 45.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 59. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 40.
Monday: Sunny. High near 59. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 43.
Today is the fourth Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CLERMONT Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission, 10 a.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Edward Snowden Amy Goodman, in this "Democracy Now!" excerpt, previews "Citizenfour" the movie about NSA leaker Edward Snowden by Laura Poitras.
6 a.m.: Background Briefing with Ian Masters Inside breaking international and national news. A radio program featuring international and national news, expert guests, policy makers and critics with analysis and insight on national security, foreign and domestic policy, political, cultural and social issues. This program goes far beyond the headlines and deep under the radar to bring forward truths unheard in the American media.
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show: Mark Grupe, Richard Grupe, John Sowle, Steven Patterson Local interviews, local news, regional event previews, music and more, live from Wave Farm in Acra. Hosted by Tom Roe. Following Democracy Now! at 9 a.m., host Tom Roe is joined by Mark and Richard Grupe of Gemini Construction (Cairo, NY). The Grupe brothers, who have been active in Greene County for 36 years, will answer caller's questions regarding winter preparedness, as well as general plumbing, electrical, and construction concerns. Email your questions in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org or call in live during the show to WGXC's Acra studio at 518-622-2598. At 9:30 a.m. John Sowle and Steven Patterson of the Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill are in the studio to preview "Nightmare on Bridge Street" an immersive theatrical haunted house experience produced in collaboration with students from Catskill High School on Sat., Oct. 25, 2014. In the 7 a.m. hour the show will tune in excerpts from the debate among four candidates running for governor from Wed., Oct. 22. And also an excerpt of an interview with Libertarian gubernatorial candidate Michael McDermott, who stopped by the WGXC Hudson studio Wed., Oct. 22 on his way to that debate.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. National, daily, independent, award-winning news program providing audiences with access to people and perspectives rarely heard in the U.S. corporate-sponsored media.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News