Tuesday, February 4, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 35F; low 23F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 35F; low 24F.[/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
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Winter Storm Warning, effective late night Tues., Feb. 4 through the 6 p.m., Wed., Feb. 5, for east central New York, southern Vermont, western Massachusetts and northwest Connecticut. Heavy snow is expected. Snow accumulations of 8 to 12 inches of snow possible, with 12 to 15 inches in the higher elevations of the eastern Catskills, Berkshires and southern Green Mountains. Maximum snowfall rate of one inch per hour possible. Difficult travel conditions are likely late Tuesday night through Wednesday, from the morning commute through the evening commute.
Today: Mostly sunny. High near 34. Tuesday night, snow, mainly after 2 a.m. Low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Snow mainly before 4 p.m. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. New snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches possible. Wednesday night, scattered snow showers, mainly before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. High near 28. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 6.
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 27. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 8.
Today is the first Tuesday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring meetings scheduled for today.
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).
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
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20140204 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. 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.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News