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Wednesday, January 30, 2013 local almanac

Jan 30, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 57F; low 46F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 55F; low 46F.[/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: Showers likely, mainly after 3 p.m. Cloudy. High near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm tonight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. One to two inches of rainfall possible. Low around 46. There is a  Flood Watch in effect from 3 p.m. through Thursday afternoon.

The outlook for the next three days:

Thursday: Rain likely before 1 p.m., then a slight chance of snow showers after 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Temperatures falling to around 34 by 5 p.m. Windy, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Slight chance of snow overnight. Little or no accumulation expected. Wind continues overnight. Low around 22.
Friday: A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 30.Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 15.
Saturday: Mostly cloudy. High near 31. A chance of light snow overnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 19.

Sunrise today: 7:10 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:08 p.m.

Length of the day: 9 hrs., 58 min.

Town meetings

Today is the fifth Wednesday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.)

HUDSON Common Council Special Meeting to consider final passage of the new Taxi Local Law at 6 p.m., City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson (828-1030).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

12:02 a.m.: Radio Stew: Cell Phones Songs about cell phones.
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: 20130129 Tracklist/timelist for Vital Weekly 866, a weekly experimental new music show, formerly by folks behind Staalplaat:0000 Tune; 0014 Jojo Blue - Anthem Of Science (For Lilien); 0322 Jean-Claude Eloy - Erkos Unban; 0626 THU20 - Instumixermix; 0929 Wander - At Ex Libris; 1231 Tarab; 1535 Christoph McFall - Epilog; 1839 Yannick Franck; 2142 Roel Meelkop & Mecha/orga; 2448 Fossils; 2750 Kayaka - Like As Two Palms; 3051 Spoils & Relics; 3357 Tune.
2 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: 20130130 Episode 20 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and free103point9 Online Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. The playlist: multikulti free solo: wojtek traczyk, b; bambeen grey harry: bambeen grey; el gallo rojo AIRE: pierro bittolo bon, as, bari s/ riccardo marogna, cl, bcl/ marco quaresimin, b/ niccolo romanin, dr; slam gersures and zoom: admir shkurtaj trio; hotcup escape from societry: sam kulik and and; new artists live at the freight: jessica jones and mark taylor 4tet; emanem haste: veryan weston, p/ ingrid laubrock, s/ hannah marshall, cello; rich halley back from beyond: rich halley 4; michiel braam on the move: hybrid 10tet; andreas schaerer cinema hildegard: hildegaard lernt fliegen; fred tompkins freedom ring: fred tompkins music and poetry ensemble with michael castro; cécile: fred tompkins composition performed by various musicians.
4 a.m.: RadioNation: Sonny Rollins Tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins and David Yaffe on Rollns' 50 years in music and jazz as optimism. Oct. 2007 interview from Pacifica Radio Archives.
5 a.m.: Media Network Plus: January 2013 Media Network Plus. This months edition we celebrate our 100th show. We also have a small tribute to Dick Speakman who did his last radio work for PCJ back in 2009 just before he passed away. Dick was with Radio Netherlands and Radio Australia for many years.

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

6 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, events, music and more, with host Philip Grant.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
8 p.m.: Guest DJ: Tony Fletcher Woodstock-based author Tony Fletcher, who has writtne biographies of R.E.M., Keith Moon, and The Smiths, is host. "My format: anything, and everything."