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Tuesday, April 14, 2015 local almanac

Apr 14, 2015 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 67F; low 41F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 67F; low 42F.[/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: Showers likely, mainly before 9 a.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny. High near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Tuesday night, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear. Low around 36.

Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Sunny. High near 65. Wednesday night, clear. Low around 32.
Thursday: Sunny. High near 63. Thursday night, a chance of showers after 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 40.
Friday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 62. Friday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 50.

Sunrise today: 6:15 a.m.

Sunset today: 7:36 p.m.
Length of the day: 13:20 hrs.

Public meeting
Today is the second Tuesday 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 Street, Cairo (622-3120).
CATSKILL Public Hearing on local law to abolish the elective office of Superintendent of Highways and replace it with an appointed position, with Special Meeting to follow, 6 p.m.; Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CHATHAM Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Chatham High School, 50 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham (391-2400).
CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Land Use Review Committee, 7 p.m.; Board of Ethics, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
DURHAM Chamber meeting, 7 p.m. at Town building, 7309 St. Rte. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
LEXINGTON Planning Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 3542 Rte. 42, Lexington (989-6476).
STUYVESANT Trails Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Radiophrenia Preview of sound tracks from "Radiophrenia" exhibition, a temporary art radio station and a week-long exploration into current trends in sound and transmission arts. Broadcasting live from Glasgow’s Centre for Contemporary Arts, the station aims to promote radio as an art form, encouraging challenging and radical new approaches to the medium. The broadcast schedule will include live shows, pre-recorded features and a daily series of ‘live-to-air’performances. The majority of the programme will be made up from selections submitted to an international open call for sound and radio works. Broadcasting across Glasgow on 87.9fm, and online at www.radiophrenia.scot from 13th – 19th April, 2015.
5:05 a.m. The RAIN Report: Ron Milliman Hap Holly, KC9RP, produces this 10 to 15-minute weekly amateur radio program, featuring timely interviews, occasional thought-provoking commentaries from other hams, excerpts from Hamvention Forums, and other items of general interest to the ham radio community at large. This week: "Part two of an interview with Dr. Ron Milliman/K8HSY, not just another blind ham."

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 WGXC's 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 "Mr. Peetie" Pete Lievense.
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.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: 20150414 This week, a novelty music special with 78s from the 1910s through the 1950s, along with some "modern" oddities, as well. Plus the "Geek Speak" entertainment news, local news, weather, events and more. Live from the Carnegie Room of the Catskill Library. Hosted by Jillian Sutton and Cory McCasland, with Kit Towlson.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
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