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Monday, August 19, 2013 local almanac

Aug 19, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 82F; low 57F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 82F; low 61F.[/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: Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Otherwise, partly sunny. High near 81. Monday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 58.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: Sunny. High near 85. Tuesday night, clear. Low around 58.
Sunny. High near 89. Wednesday night, clear. Low around 64.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. High near 90. Thursday night, a chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Low around 66.

Sunrise today: 6:08 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:49 p.m.

Length of the day: 13:41 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the third Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

ATHENS Town meeting at 6:45 p.m. at Town Hall, 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
AUSTERLITZ Comprehensive plan meeting at 7 p.m., at 812 Route 203, Austerlitz (392-3260).
CANAAN Planning board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 1647 Route 5 South, Canaan (781-3144).
GERMANTOWN Town Board meets at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown (537-6687).
GREENE COUNTY 6 p.m. meetings of Government Ops and Finance committees, plus party caucuses at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENVILLE Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Offices, corner of routes 32 and 81, Greenville (966-8276).

COLUMBIA-GREENE PARTNERSHIP FORUM at 6 p.m. at the Hudson Central Firehouse, 77 N. Seventh St., Hudson (828-4360). The forum will focus on addressing concerns raised by residents and Warren Street businesses around the decision to locate the Academy within the city's central business district.

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Also local news, previews of events in Greene and Columbia counties, music, and more. Call in to have your say at (518) 828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
7 p.m.: Bobby Previte: The Interview Jazz Disturbance host Cheryl K. interviews jazz drummer, improviser and composer Bobby Previte in advance of the inaugural performance of the Voodoo Orchestra North at Helsinki Hudson.
8 p.m.: Bitches Brew The Voodoo Orchestra North, led by jazz drummer, improviser and composer Bobby Previte and featuring upstate New York musicians, will kick off a regular series of performances devoted to exploring Miles Davis’ eternal electric jazz-funk masterpiece, "Bitches Brew." Live broadcast from Helsinki Hudson on WGXC features Marco Benevento, electric piano; Tracy Bonham, violin; Dave Dreiwitz, electric bass; Terence Murren, string bass; Otto Hauser, drums; and Bobby Previte, drums and conductor, plus other special guests.