Friday, August 29, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 77F; low 53F.[/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: Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 75. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 54.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Partly sunny. High near 80. Saturday night, a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 64.
Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. High near 83. Sunday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8 p.m.. Mostly cloudy. Low around 68.
Monday (Labor Day): A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny. High near 85. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 67.
Today is the fifth Thursday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring meetings scheduled for today.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Hang Ups Sounds and songs of hang ups from The Orlons ("Don't Hang Up"), Johnny Wyatt ("Hang Up The Phone"), Jimmy Cliff ("Pack Up Hang Ups"), Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty ("As Soon As I Hang Up The Phone"), Stonewall Jackson ("Can't Hang Up The Phone"), Leroy Dyke ("If A Woman Answers [Hang Up The Phone]"), Guided By Voices ("Hang Up and Try Again"), The Wailers ("Hang Up"), Britney Spears ("Don't Hang Up"), 10cc ("Don't Hang Up"), Tom Brosseau ("Cradle Your Device"), and Herbie Hancock ("Hang Up Your Hang Ups"). Plus, Del Close's "Hang Up" skit, and more.
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Gordon Beeferman Episode 24 of 2014 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and Wave Farm Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.
5 a.m.: In Other News: Patrick Kelly Discussion with Patrick Kelly, the author of the ebook "The Practical Guide to Free Energy Devices." Patrick Kelly is a retired civil engineer who created the site www.free-energy-info.com. 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 Tom Roe hosts the "WGXC Morning Show" from Acra's Wave Farm, with various segments about local issues. Includes a health and fitness segment featuring an interview by Ed Fertik of Michael Kelsey, New York State Licensed Guide, trained and certified in the use of canoes and kayaks. He is the owner/operator of AWAY Adventure Guide Services located in Salt Point, N.Y. Also, New York Senator says she was sexually harrassed in the U.S. Senate. And the show will preview the rest of the weekend at the Columbia County Fair in Chatham, and preview the "Dead Drops" workshop Sept. 6 at Wave Farm. Plus, plans for release of new "Basement Tapes" recordings from Woodstock, NY. Also, local news, regional events, music, weather, and more. The "WGXC Morning Show" is interrupted by "Democracy Now!" from 8-9 a.m.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News