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Tuesday, August 12, 2014 local almanac

Aug 12, 2014 12:05 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 73F; low 64F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 73F; low 64F.[/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 Flash Flood Warning for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, southern Vermont and east central New York, including Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Rensselaer, Schoharie and Ulster counties from late Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon. Rain is expected to overspread the region from west to east. The rain will become heavy at times late Tuesday. The rain may be accompanied by embedded thunderstorms resultingin torrential rainfall. Rainfall rates of one to 2 inches in one hour are possible in a few locations. This will bring the potential for urban and localized flash flooding. Some small stream flooding is also possible.

Today: Showers likely, mainly after 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Tuesday night, rain and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible. Low around 64.

Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 1 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible. High near 75. Wednesday night, a chance of showers, mainly before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 57.
Mostly sunny. High near 75. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 53.
Friday: Partly sunny. High near 73. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 52.

Sunrise today: 6 a.m.
Sunset today: 8 p.m.
Length of the day: 13:59 hrs.

Public meetings
Today is the second Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)

CAIRO Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main Street, Cairo (622-3120).
CATSKILL Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CHATHAM Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Chatham High School, 50 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham (391-2400).
CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Land Use Review Committee, 7 p.m.; Board of Ethics, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
DURHAM Chamber meeting, 7 p.m. at Town building, 7309 St. Rte. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
LEXINGTON Planning Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 3542 Rte. 42, Lexington (989-6476).
STUYVESANT Trails Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).

WGXC Fundraising Advisory Committee, 6 p.m. at 704 Columbia St., Hudson (697-7400). This group provides leadership with respect to fundraising events and major donor gifts for WGXC 90.7-FM. The advisory committee meets on the second Tuesday of each month, at 6 p.m. Those seeking to take an active role in WGXC's fundraising efforts are welcome to join the advisory committee, and should contact Station Manager Lynn Sloneker (lynn@wgxc.org) to learn more.

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Anna Ialeggio Intolerable Quagmire is a non-linear radio drama about a mythical real estate enterprise: a pyramid scheme and failed land grab which spawns many fables and consequences. The scenes are assembled as a terrestrial radio theatre broadcast and/or presented as an installation using an array of micro-power transmitters playing each scene on loop. From "Saturday Afternoon Show," Aug. 9, 2014.

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 News, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by "Petee Pete" Lievense.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: Your Friendly Neighborhood Economist: Lee Badgett A monthly roundup of local, state and national economic news, as well as discussion of the state of the infrastructure, the EPA's carbon regulation and an interview with Lee Badgett of UMass Amherst and the Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law. Hosted by Tom Masterson.
2 p.m.: @Issue: Zephyr Teachout Broadcast of a pre-recorded interview with New York gubernatorial hopeful Zephyr Teachout. Teachout is challenging incumbent Andrew M. Cuomo in the Sept. 9 Democratic primary. Teachout visited the WGXC Hudson studio during a campaign stop at Basilica Hudson, Sun., Aug. 10, to discuss her campaign and the challenges ahead. Plus, an update on the lawsuit filed by the Cuomo campaign challenging Teachout's residency status. Hosted by Victor Mendolia and Debora Gilbert. Please note the special date and time.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
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