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Friday, May 15, 2015 local almanac

May 15, 2015 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 75F; low 52F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 76F; low 54F.[/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: Partly sunny. High near 74. Friday night, a chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 78. Saturday night, a chance of showers, mainly before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 58.
Sunday: Partly sunny. High near 78. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 57.
Monday: Scattered thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 74. Monday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy. Low around 58.

Sunrise today: 5:33 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:10 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:36 hrs.

Public meeting
Today is the third Friday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring public meetings scheduled for today.

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
5:05 a.m.: The Shortwave Report: 20150515 A weekly 30-minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. This week's show features stories from China Radio International, NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Havana Cuba, Sputnik Radio, and Radio Deutsche-Welle.

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 The WGXC Morning Show is a radio magazine show featuring local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, a rundown of public meetings, local and regional events, with weather updates, and more about and for the community. Broadcast live from the WGXC Hudson Studio. Hosted by Michelle Lewis.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. National, daily, independent, award-winning news program providing audiences with access to people and perspectives rarely heard in the U.S. corporate-sponsored media.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Mercedes Cecilia, Hugo Jule Peruvian writer and illustrator Mercedes Cecilia discusses her book "Kusikuy," which she will be teaching to students at a school in Woodstock. Also Hugo Jule, from RUPCO residential energy efficiency team, talks about a new campaign called Solarize Hudson Valley. Plus a conversation about public transportation in the Hudson Valley and the "La Voz" magazine May cover story. Produced by Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores-Lobo.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News