Wednesday, March 2, 2016 local almanac
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Local weather forecast
Today: Scattered showers, mainly before 7 a.m. Mostly sunny. Temperatures falling to around 31 by 5 p.m. Breezy, with a northwest wind of 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Wednesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 18.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
THURSDAY: Mostly sunny. High near 31. Thursday night, a chance of snow, mainly after 11 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 16.
FRIDAY: A chance of snow, mainly before 11 a.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 32.
Sunrise today: 6:26 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:47 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 11:21
Today is the first Wednesday of the month. WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location. (All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
ATHENS Village Board meeting, 6:30 p.m at the Athens Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CATSKILL Zoning Board of Appeals, 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CLERMONT Planning Board meeting at Town Hall, 7 p.m. at 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
COPAKE Hamlet Revitalization Task Force, 7 p.m.; Environmental Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Planning Board Application meeting and Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. both at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature committee meetings: Health Services, County Resources and Public Safety, 6 p.m. at Caucus Room, County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Town Board, 6 p.m. Greenport Town Hall, 600 Town Hall Dr., Hudson (828-4656).
HUDSON Industrial Development Agency, 2 p.m.; Common Council Arts, Entertainment and Tourism Committee, 6:45 p.m.; both at City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson. Youth and Aging Committee meeting cancelled (828-0212).
JEWETT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Municipal Bldg. 3547 Co. Rt. 23C (263-4626).
KINDERHOOK Town’s 9 & 9H Corridor Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
KINDERHOOK Village Board meeting and budget hearing, 7 p.m. at 6 Chatham Street, Kinderhook (758-9882).