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Tuesday, February 11, 2014 local almanac

Feb 11, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 21F; low -3F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 22F; low -3F.[/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 24. Wind chill values as low as -2. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Low around -3.

Forecast for the next three days:
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Wed., Feb. 12 through Fri., Feb. 14. A storm system developing in the gulf states is forecast to track up along the eastern seaboard Thurs., Feb. 13. This storm will likely bring moderate to possibly heavy snow to the region, especially from the Capital Region south and east. There is still uncertainty in the ultimate track of the storm and its projected snowfall amounts.

Wednesday: Sunny. High near 25. Wind chill values as low as -3. Wednesday night, a chance of snow after 3 a.m. Increasing clouds. Low around 13.
Snow likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy. High near 31. Thursday night, snow. Cloudy. Low around 25.
Friday: A chance of snow before 8 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 39. Friday night, a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. Low around 25.

Sunrise today: 6:55 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:23 p.m.
Length of the day: 10:27 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the second Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

CAIRO Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main Street, Cairo (622-3120).
CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Industrial Development Agency Board meeting at 9:30 a.m., Capital Resource Corporation Board meeting at 10 a.m., both at 4303 Route 9, Hudson (828-4718).
COPAKE Board of Ethics, 7 p.m.; Comprehensive Planning Comm., 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Drones Target Cell Phone SIM Cards, Not People "Democracy Now!" reports on Glenn Greenwald's latest NSA revelations: the U.S. drones target cell phone SIM cards, rather then actual terrorist humans.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Walking and Talking Two-way, hand-held communication is explored, in story, and in songs. Includes "Walkie Talkie" (DJ Shadow), "Walk and Talk" (The Velvet Underground), "Walkie Talkie Man" (Steriogram), "Le Talkie Walkie" (Serge Gainsbourg), "Oh Wee Walkie Talkie" (Dinah Washington), "Walk and Talk It" (Lou Reed), and "Are You Receiving Me" (Golden Earring).
1 a.m.: Tuning In LaMonte Young and others are featured, with various radio art.
3 a.m.: All Mixed Up: Valentine A special Valentine's Day mix of romance and love songs featuring new music from Beck, Broken Bells (with Ringo Starr), The Well Pennies, Johanna Warren, David Bowie, Billie Holiday, Wilbur DeParis & Jimmy Witherspoon, Nina Simone, Paul McCartney, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald, Johnny Mathis, 10 C.C. and more. From WBAI via Pacifica Radio.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20140211 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