Wednesday, April 1, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 45F; low 27F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 46F; low 24F.[/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: Sunny. High near 43. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 24.
Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: Mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing. High near 55. Thursday night, showers likely, mainly after 2 a.m. Increasing clouds. Low around 45.
Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 2 p.m. Cloudy. High near 59. Friday night, showers likely. Cloudy. Low around 39.
Saturday: A chance of showers before 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 44. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 29.
Sunrise today: 6:36 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:21 p.m.
Length of the day: 12:44 hrs.
Today is the first Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CAIRO Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
GHENT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature Health Services, County Resources and Public Safety committees, 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENPORT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, 600 Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
HALCOTT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Halcott Grange, 254 Co. Rte. 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920).
HUDSON Common Council Youth & Aging Committee meeting, 6 p.m., Arts, Entertainment & Tourism Committee meeting, 6:45 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUDSON Industrial Development Agency meeting (tentative), 2 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson (828-0212).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
NEW BALTIMORE Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Rte. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Library Board of Trustees meeting, 7 p.m. at Library, 101 Main St., Philmont (672-5010).
WGXC Community Outreach Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at Crossroads Brewery, 21 2nd St., Athens (697-7400). The WGXC Community Outreach Advisory Committee helps support the station’s outreach efforts, including station events, participation in community events, dissemination of outreach materials, and more. All are welcome to get involved. Meetings are held at 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of the month. To learn more, email Cheryl [at] wgxc [dot] org.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Pierre Henry Episode 975 of weekly experimental new music show, by folks formerly behind Staalplaat. Click on title for playlist 975..
2 a.m.: Tabs Out: Witchbeam Tabs Out turned three years old. We celebrated being America’s favorite cassette podcast three years strong by sitting in a smelly, cramped room playing cassettes by Witchbeam, Trust, Stellfox, Parashi, Porenut, Purity Of Essence, New World Pictures, Talugung, Cosi E Cosi, Beast Nest, Contrepoison, Rag Lore, Steve Palmer, and Tropical Rock. We also prank called a lesser cassette podcast and did some general goofin’. Things got a little hairy, so forgive us if we forgot to play a tape or fucked up in any way.
5:05 a.m.: Spoiler Alert Radio: Steve Browell Steve Browell, Sound Effects Editor and Sound Designer for Fantastic Mr. Fox, Jane Eyre, On the Road, Frankenweenie, Under the Skin, and Call the Midwife. 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 Local news, regional events, weather updates, and more, live from the WGXC Acra Studio in Greene Co. Hosted by Tom Roe.
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.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News