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Thursday, January 9, 2014 local almanac

Jan 09, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 29F; low 14F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 29F; low 16F.[/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 Hazardous Weather Outlook for Fri., Jan. 10 through Tues., Jan. 14. There is a chance of a light wintry mix of sleet and/or freezing rain late Friday night into Saturday morning. A glaze of icing is possible in some areas. As warmer air moves into the region Saturday afternoon and night heavy rainfall is possible, which could potentially lead to some flooding. In addition, the rainfall and milder temperatures may lead to ice jam movement and possible flooding, as well. Hazardous weather is not anticipated on Thursday.

Today: Sunny. High near 26. Thursday night, a slight chance of light snow after 3 a.m. Increasing clouds. Low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: A chance of light snow, mainly before noon. Cloudy. High near 34. Friday night, a slight chance of freezing rain after 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 29.
Saturday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 50. Saturday night, rain mainly before 1 a.m. Low around 38.
Sunday: A chance of showers before 1 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 46. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 31.

Sunrise today: 7:23 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:42 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:19 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Thursday of the month.
WGXC recommends calling ahead to confirm time and location.

CHATHAM Village meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
COPAKE Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountainview Road, Copake (329-1234).
GALLATIN Town Board meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 667 Route 7, Ancram (398-7519).
GREENE COUNTY Finance & Audit committee meets at 5 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board Workshop meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
LIVINGSTON Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 119 County Route 19.
STUYVESANT Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TANNERSVILLE Village trustees meet at 7 p.m. in their Village Hall on Route 23A.
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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.
10 a.m.: Prison Voices Project: The Best of 2013 Highlights of original local programming produced by the "Prison Voices Project" in 2013. The show will feature: Coverage of the local effort to re-route the school to prison pipeline, a vigil to honor those whose lives are impacted by mass incarceration, organizing efforts to bring about a restorative justice process and the wise and powerful words of Richard Smith.
2 p.m.: The Passage: Gold and Fizdale An all musical program featuring duo-pianists Arthur Gold and Robert Fizdale, whose 1944 New York debut included two works written for the occasion by John Cage. Included here, Johannes Brahms' "Variations on a Theme by Haydn," Opus 56b, Robert Schumann's "Spanische Liebeslieder" (William Warfield singing baritone) and Francis Poulenc's "Concerto for Two Pianos" with Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: The Mysterious Key Written by Louisa May Alcott; Adapted for radio by Heather Elliot. "A young man named Paul shows up one day to become a servant to a wealthy family. This Victorian romantic melodrama is based on a story by the well known author of Little Women." Produced by Joseph C McGuire. Edited by Jay Charles. Performers: The Skagit Radio Repertory Company. Made possible by grant from the Corporation for the Public Broadcasting and KSVR Studios. From radio4all. http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/73303
3:30 p.m.: Kids' Brain Radio Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Matt Bua and Sam Sebren.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show