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Monday, January 13, 2014 local almanac

Jan 13, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 46F; low 38F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 46F; low 38F.[/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: Mostly sunny. High near 48. Monday night, showers likely, mainly after 3 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 11 a.m. Cloudy. High near 46. Tuesday night, a slight chance of rain showers before 2 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 32.
Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before 9 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9 a.m. and 10 a.m., then a chance of rain showers after 10 a.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 43.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. High near 37. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 25.

Sunrise today: 7:21 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:46 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:25 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Monday of the month.
WGXC recommends 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 Common Council Organizational meeting at 7 p.m., immediately followed by the Informal meeting at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, 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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio news about radio waves.
12:05 a.m.: Deep But Not Profound: January 2014 Live from the newly renovated studio at Wave Farm in Acra, Leroy Cartfracker and Matt Bua take your calls and talk about things.
2 a.m.: Amiri Baraka Special from "Democracy Now!" about life of Amiri Baraka (1934-2014). He was a poet-playwright-activist who shaped revolutionary politics, black culture, and free jazz.
3 a.m.: Earthwatch: NSA Spying and Countermeasures Host Robert Knight, with part two of look at NSA surveillance. "In today's program we hear Part Two of our exploration of National Security Agency (NSA) interception, deception, and disruption of virtually all electronic communications on the planet Earth. During part One, in our previous broadcast, we heard NSA watchdogs Glenn Greenwald, Julian Assange, Bruce Schneier, and others, speaking to the growing social and technical resistance movements against automated privacy violations. In this program, we hear: Attorney Kurt Opsahl of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, addresing the recently concluded Chaos Communications Conference in Hamburg, about the legislative history and ongoing operations of the US surveillance state, and populist remedies thereto; and radical journalist Jacob Applebaum describing the bizarre intrusion techniques of the NSA's 'Tailored Access Operations' (TAO) hacking unit, and his and others' roles in new revelations from Der Spiegel on NSA's mail, email and phone interception, radar blasts, Trojan horses and hardware tricks, as well as potential countermeasures." From Pacifica Radio.

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 Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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 The Morning Show continues with local news, weather and events.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show

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