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Monday, May 13, 2013 local almanac

May 13, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 54F; low 32F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 55F; low 32F.[/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 Freeze Warning in effect 2 a.m. to 8 a.m., Tues., May 14, for the Capital District and the Mid-Hudson Valley. Temperatures are forecast to be in the lower 30s tonight, which could cause damage to sensitive vegetation. A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

Today: Mostly sunny. High near 55. Tonight, widespread frost after 2 a.m. Mostly clear. Low around 31.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: Widespread frost before 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 62. Areas of frost after 2 a.m. Clear. Low around 36.
Wednesday: A chance of showers after 2 p.m. Areas of frost before 8 a.m. Otherwise, mostly sunny. High near 67. A chance of showers Wed. night. Mostly cloudy. Low around 51.
Thursday: Partly sunny. High near 78. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 50.

Sunrise today: 5:35 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:08 p.m.

Length of the day: 14:33 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 meeting of Common Council at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren St., 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).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio and media news.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Hang Ups Disconnected on purpose is the theme.
1 a.m.: Working Wage Part Three Part three of Laura Hadden and Tennessee Watson's interviews with residents of Greene and Columbia counties in New York, and wages and working. This week, with just Hadden is hosting. Recorded from "Saturday Afternoon Show" May 11, 2013.
2 a.m.: Deep Wireless Preview: Jeff Kolar From July, 2012. AIRtime visiting artist Jeff Kolar hosts live from Wave Farm in Acra. Based in Chicago, IL, Kolar's work includes cross-platform collaboration, low-powered radio, and live performance. Jeff is also the administrator of Radius, an experimental radio broadcast platform, who presents a monthly radio program for free103point9 Online Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM. Write's Kolar: "My recent work investigates technology-specific topics including computer system alerts, hardware hacking, and the AM/FM/unlicensed spectrum. It is my intention to explore the overlaps between analog and digital audio systems. Using remix and live phonographic techniques, my work openly accepts transmission accidents, circuit feedback, and physical interferences."
4 a.m.: Deeper Wireless Tracks, songs, performances, lectures, presentations and more from the annual "Deep Wireless" festival in Toronto, Canada, are featured.
5 a.m. This Week in Radio News: 20130513 Weekly clips of radio and media news.

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

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, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show." Hosted by Philip Grant.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News