Tuesday, June 27, 2017 local almanac
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Local weather forecast:
TODAY: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorms between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m., then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5 p.m. The National Weather Service in Albany is reporting there is a marginal risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon ahead of a cold front. The main threats are large hail one inch in diameter or greater and/or damaging winds. Mostly cloudy. High near 71. Tuesday night, Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7 p.m. Patchy fog after 5 a.m. Otherwise, partly cloudy. Low around 52.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
WEDNESDAY: Patchy fog before 7 a.m. Otherwise, mostly sunny. High near 76. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 55.
THURSDAY: A slight chance of showers before 11 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 81. Thursday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy. Low around 66.
Sunrise today: 5:21 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:36 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 15:14 hrs.
Today is the fourth Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
CANAAN Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1647 County Route 5, Canaan (781-3144).
CATSKILL Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
COLUMBIA Economic Development Corporation Board meeting, 8:30 a.m. at CEDC office, 4303 Route 9, Hudsons (828-4718).
COLUMBIA County Board of Supervisors County Government meeting, 5 p.m. at 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
GERMANTOWN Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown (537-6687).
GREENE County Tourism Advisory Committee meeting, 10:30 a.m. at 411 Main Street, Room 427, Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
GREENVILLE Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 11159 Route 32, Greenville (966-5055).
HUDSON Development Corporation meeting (tentative), 12 p.m. at 1 N. Front St., Hudson (751-1044).
Citizen Action HV Action Night, 5:30 p.m., every Tuesday at 7 Grand Street, Kingston. Information at email@example.com, or facebook.com/HVCitizenActionNY.
New Paltz Climate Action Coalition, 5 p.m., every Thursday at New Paltz Village Hall, 23 Plattekill Ave., New Paltz. Information at (845) 399-247 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Faso Friday, 12 p.m., every Friday at U.S. Rep. John Faso's District Office, 2 Hudson Street, Kinderhook. Information at email@example.com.