Monday, February 6, 2017 local almanac
Local weather forecast:
TODAY: Partly sunny. High near 34. Monday night, snow likely, mainly after 4 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 25.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
TUESDAY: The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook. A storm system is expected to bring a mix of wintry precipitation with light accumulations of snow, sleet and freezing rain, beginning Tuesday morning. Snow and sleet are likely before 10 a.m., then rain and sleet between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., changing to rain after 1 p.m. High near 37. Tuesday night, rain mainly before 4 a.m. Low around 36.
WEDNESDAY: A chance of rain before 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 49. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 22.
Sunrise today: 7:01 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:17 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 10:15 hrs.
Today is the first Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
ATHENS Town Board meeting, 6:45 p.m., Athens Community Center, 2 First Street, Athens (945-1052, ext. 2).
ATHENS Zoning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Athens Community Center, 2 First Street, Athens (945-1052).
CAIRO Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at town hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
CLERMONT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
COEYMANS Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 18 Russell Ave., Ravena (756-6006).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at town building, 7309 Route 81, East Durham (239-6122, ext 1).
GREENVILLE Board of Education budget meeting, 6 p.m.; full meeting 7 p.m., at high school, Route 81, Greenville (966-5070). HUDSON Development Corporation special meeting to build consensus on a response to the Sustainable Community Associates and clarify the HDC position on the KAZ redevelopment project, 2 p.m. at 1 North Front St., Hudson (751-1044).
HUNTER Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Zoning Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
SCHOHARIE County Planning Commission meeting, 7 p.m. at county office building, 284 Main St., Schoharie (295-8770).
TAGHKANIC Zoning Commission meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
PUBLIC PROTESTS and VIGILS
PLANNED PARENTHOOD Protests, Sat., Feb. 11. Actions both in support of and against Planned Parenthood at various locations in the Hudson Valley. Details pending.
NATIONAL GENERAL Strike, Feb. 17 through Feb. 20, nationwide. No work. No school. No shopping. A peaceful display of resistance and solidarity.