Friday, March 20, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 35F; low 27F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 35F; low 27F.[/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: Snow likely, mainly after 1 p.m. Cloudy. High near 33. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible. Friday night, snow likely, mainly before 11 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 44. Saturday night, a slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11 p.m., then a slight chance of snow showers between 11 p.m. and 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 22.
Sunday: Partly sunny. High near 35. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 17.
Monday: Sunny. High near 36. Monday night, mostly clear. Low around 22.
Sunrise today: 6:57 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:07 p.m.
Length of the day: 12:10 hrs.
Today is the third Friday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring public meetings scheduled for today.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Crazy Horse Works from Gregory Whitehead, Neil Young, The Osmonds, John Trudell, and Wayne Shorter.
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Yoni Kretzmer Episode 07 of 2015 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.
3 a.m.: Net Neutrality Hearing Part 2 of oversight of the Federal Communications Commission. U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, leads part 2 of a hearing on Wednesday, March 19, 2015, entitled, “Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission.” Witnesses: - The Honorable Mignon Clyburn, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission - The Honorable Michael O’Rielly, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission - The Honorable Ajit Pai, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission - The Honorable Jessica Rosenworcel, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission - The Honorable Tom Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission.
5:05 a.m.: The Shortwave Report: 20150320 A weekly 30-minute review of international news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio and the internet. With times, frequencies, and websites for listening at home. This week's show features stories from Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, Sputnik Radio, and NHK World Radio Japan.
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, weather, events, music and more. Live from the WGXC Acra Studio at the Wave Farm Study Center 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.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Francisca Castellano Francisca Castellano, housing counselor at RUPCO, will discuss Lace Mills, a new residential project giving priority to artist applicants. The apartment building houses 55 units in Kingston, N.Y. Plus passages from "The Four Agreements" by Dr. Miguel Ruiz, in its 16th Spanish language edition, along with a local calendar of events. Produced by Mariel Fiori.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: DJ SVB Calling all wizards for an aural Rite of Spring. Listen for psychedelic seedlings, vernal vocalizing, Krautrock chlorophyll, mycelium meditations, Disco Daylight Savings and post-Rock paganism. Set your controls for the heart of the ELECTRONIC EQUINOX!