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Wednesday, May 27, 2015 local almanac

May 27, 2015 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 85F; low 64F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 86F; low 65F.[/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 the region. There is a slight risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon into evening. The thunderstorms will form ahead of upper level disturbance and a surface trough. The main severe threat with the storms will be damaging winds of 58 mph or greater. The storms will produce some very heavy rainfall.

Today: A slight chance of showers before 10 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3 p.m. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Partly sunny. High near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Wednesday night, showers and thunderstorms likely before 3 a.m., then a slight chance of showers after 5 a.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy. Low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 83. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 55.
Friday: Sunny. High near 84. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 63.
Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 86. Saturday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 60.

Sunrise today: 5:23 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:21 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:57 hrs.

Public meetings
Today is the fourth Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)

ATHENS Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CAIRO Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
COLUMBIA County Board of Supervisors Public Works Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
COPAKE Hamlet Revitalization Task Force meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountain View Rd., Copake (329-1234).
HUDSON Common Council Public Works Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUDSON Development Corporation meeting, 12 p.m. (noon) at 1 North Front St., Hudson (751-1044).
KINDERHOOK Historical Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
PHILMONT Village Board Workshop meeting, 7 p.m., Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Vital Weekly: Masahide Tokunaga Episode 983 of weekly experimental new music show, by folks formerly behind Staalplaat. Click on title for playlist 983.
2 a.m.: FFFoxy Podcast: Matthew De Gennaro For this episode of the podcast, it was a real pleasure to have Matthew De Gennaro join us at KMSU studios to perform a live set for episode #56, to chat a bit about his music, and to spin a few rarities, including some assorted 78’s (a FFF first!) from his personal collection.

6 a.m.: Background Briefing with Ian Masters
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 Acra Studio at the Wave Farm Study Center. Hosted by Tom Roe.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now!
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
10 a.m.: The Right Opinion: Pete Lopez New York State Assembly member Pete Lopez represents the 102nd Assembly District, which includes all of Schoharie County and portions of Chenango, Columbia, Delaware, Greene, Otsego, Ulster counties. Lopez discusses his priority issues, accomplishments and a possible bid for U.S. Congress. The interview was recorded at the WGXC Hudson studio on Thu., May 21. Hosted by Ed Fertik.
11 a.m.: Vinyl Rundown Hosted by Chris Bishop.
12 p.m.: WGXC News
12:05 p.m.: The Bedazzled Radio Hour Hosted by Spike Priggen.
2 p.m.: The Barbershop Talks Hosted by Vern Cross, Kamal Johnson and Janessa Moore.
3 p.m.: This Way Out
3:30 p.m.: TBA
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show The WGXC Afternoon Show features local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, a rundown of local and regional events, weather updates, and more about and for the community. Broadcast live from the WGXC Hudson Studio. Hosted by Vern Cross, Ranier Blue and Kamal Johnson.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
6:30 p.m.: Sea Change Radio
7 p.m. All Hopped Up (and Ready to Go) Hosted by Tony Fletcher.
9:30 p.m. Music for the Masses Hosted by Neva E. Wartell.
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