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Friday, December 6, 2013 local almanac

Dec 06, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 41F; low 29F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 49F; 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 Hazardous Weather Outlook for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, east central New York and southern Vermont. Colder air will arrive Friday and potentially set the stage for a more widespread light accumulating snowfall event Friday night.

Today: Showers likely, mainly after 4 p.m. Cloudy. High near 42. Friday night, rain, snow and sleet before 3 a.m., then a chance of snow. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny. High near 37. Saturday night, mostly clear. Low around 18.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 33. Sunday night, periods of snow, mainly after 2 a.m. Low around 22.
Monday: Periods of snow and sleet before 11 a.m., then periods of rain. High near 42. Monday night, cloudy. Low around 21.

Sunrise today: 7:10 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:23 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:12 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the first Friday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any regularly scheduled town meetings today.

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio and media news.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Nelson Mandela Speeches of the former apartheid prisoner, and later South African president. Also songs from Special AKA ("Free Nelson Mandela") and others.
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Shannon Graham "Episode 28 of 2013 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. Click on title to access the playlist.
3 a.m.: Selected Songs: Fela African composer and band leader Fela is featured.
5 a.m.: Nelson Mandela A tribute to the late President of South Africa. From Pacifica Radio.

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
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: Billy Lester, Ken Landin Billy Lester and Ken Landin will be playing "Radio Roulette" in their second guest DJ appearance together.