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Tuesday, October 1, 2013 local almanac

Oct 01, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 78F; low 52F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 78F; low 52F.[/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 a Special Weather Statement in effect across portions of eastern New York and western New England through 9 a.m. The fog will be most dense near bodies of water and across the deeper valleys of higher terrain. Visibility will occasionally be at or below one-quarter mile. If you are traveling this morning, be prepared for sudden changes in visibility.

Today: Patchy fog between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. Otherwise, mostly sunny. High near 78. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Low around 52.

Forecast for the next three days:

Wednesday: Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 82. Wednesday night, clear. Low around 47.
Mostly sunny. High near 76. Thursday night, a slight chance of showers after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 51.
Friday: A chance of showers after 9 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 76. Friday night, a chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Low around 56.

Sunrise today: 6:53 a.m.
Sunset today: 6:35 p.m.

Length of the day: 11:42 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the first Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.

CATSKILL Town Board meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
COPAKE Park Commission meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Industrial Development Agency meets at 8:30 a.m., at 4303 Route 9, Hudson (828-4718).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Finance Committee meets at 5 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State St., Hudson.
DURHAM Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Zoning Board of Appeals meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

WGXC Fall 2013 Pledge Drive continues through Wed., Oct. 9. WGXC Hands-on Radio holds its bi-annual quest to raise $35,000 in support of its operating expenses. Tune in for special guests and programming all week. Contribute what you can and keep the airwaves open in Greene and Columbia counties.

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Pacifica Adds Feature Story News As the FCC closes with the rest of the government, beware pirates on the airwaves. Also, Pacifica adds "Feature Story News" after "Free Speech Radio News" shuts down, and Glenn Greenwald gives a Reddit q&a Oct. 1 at 1 p.m. ET about his NSA surveillance leaks from Edward Snowden.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Sam Sebren Live from Wave Farm's Study Center, artist-in-residence Sam Sebren plays a live DJ set of noise and punk rock.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20131001 International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron.

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. Also local news, previews of events in Greene and Columbia counties, music, and more. Call in to have your say 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.
2 p.m.: Reasonable Radio: Fall Pledge Drive Edition Host Emory Mort will be in studio as himself, with guest Dennis Den Zolo Pallazolo, an artist and craftsman, and a student of the Process Work Institute in Portland. Tune in to hear a new show format and exciting pledge drive edition of the show!
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show