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Tuesday, December 3, 2013 local almanac

Dec 03, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 42F; low 30F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 43F; low 30F.[/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 issued a Special Weather Statement for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, east central New York and southern Vermont, forecasting patchy, dense fog and freezing fog through early Tuesday morning. Temperatures below freezing combined with some fog result in freezing fog. The fog and freezing fog could be locally dense through the early morning hours with visibilities between one-quarter of a mile and one mile. The freezing fog could also create patchy black ice on walkways and roadways, especially bridges and overpasses. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution while driving during the morning commute. Leave extra distance between yourself and neighboring motorists, and allow extra time to reach your destination.

Today: A chance of flurries and freezing drizzle before 9 a.m. Patchy freezing fog before 9 a.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny. High near 45. Tuesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 25.

Forecast for the next three days:

Wednesday: Partly sunny. High near 44. Wednesday night, a chance of showers, mainly after 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 38.
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 53. Thursday night, showers likely, mainly after 1 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 38.
Friday: A chance of rain. Cloudy. High near 45. Friday night, a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy. Low around 32.

Sunrise today: 7:07 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:23 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:16 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the first Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling 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).
DURHAM Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HUDSON Hudson Development Corporation meeting (tentative) at 12 p.m. (noon) at 1 North Front St., Hudson (751-1044).
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).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors .1 [point one] Committee meets at 1 p.m.; Finance Committee meets at 2 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State St., Hudson.

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Amazon Radio-Controlled Drone Deliveries Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos previewed their plan to use radio-controlled drones as delivery devices on "60 Minutes" Dec. 1. Feature Story News has this report.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Call-In Collage Live radio sound art bed for your Skype (WaveFarm) or phone (518-622-2598) calls. Tom Roe hosts from Wave Farm.
1 a.m.: Symposium: Useless Movement The premiere episode of curator and writer Manuel Cirauqui's monthly program. Symposium is a program about lectures and other related modes of critical discourse, presented with a strong focus on contemporary art and critique. The program uses radio as a creative device for mediation, reproduction, re-contextualization, and commentary.
2 a.m.: Pirates of the Air Compilation/Collage of stations id's, clips, samples and songs about shortwave/lpfm Pirate Radio. Produced, mixed by Skidmark Bob. Some of the stations include Hope radio Intl, Voice of Laryngitis, Radio Caroline, Free Radio Austin FCC Raid on air, WTO Radio Cascadia the program ends with Radio northseas last transmission after being firebombed. Pirate Radio songs playlisted: Ramones We Want The Airwaves; Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper Pirate Radio; AK Subs Rebel Radio; Jiker Pirate Radio; Buckethead A Pirates Life For Me; Utah Philips NPR Blues; Rage Against The Machine Gurella Radio; Molitov Cocktail FCC; Seth Radio is my Bomb; Refused Liberation Frequency; Jus Kiddin Free the Air.
3 a.m.: Radio-Controlled Drones Remix with music of C-Span special about radio-controlled drones. With Gregory Johnsen, Vickie Langohr, Avery Plaw, David D. Cole.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20131203 International media.

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 ocal news, weather and events.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show

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