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Thursday, June 6, 2013 local almanac

Jun 06, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 75F; low 54F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 75F; low 55F.[/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:

A Hazardous Weather Outlook continues in effect through tonight for northwestern Connecticut, western Massachusetts, east central New York and southern Vermont. A slowly moving storm, aided by a surge of moisture along the eastern seaboard, will bring a prolonged period of moderate to heavy rainfall to the region, Thursday through Friday night. The exact amounts of rainfall and location of the heaviest rainfall continues to remain uncertain. However, the best potential for heavy rainfall appears to be just south and east of the Capital Region.

Today: A chance of showers, mainly after 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Rain likely, after 8 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:

Friday: Rain. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Friday night, showers likely, mainly before 9 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.
Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 9 a.m. Cloudy. High near 73. Showers likely, mainly before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 57.
Sunday: Partly sunny. High near 75. Sunday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 58.

Sunrise today: 5:19 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:29 p.m.

Length of the day: 15:09 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the first Thursday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm time and location.)

ANCRAM Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
AUSTERLITZ Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at the Town Hall, 812 Route 203, Spencertown (392-3260).
COPAKE Planning Board meets at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Common Council Economic Development Committee meeting to receive further comment on potential projects being considered for the City of Hudson’s application to the NYS Office of Community Renewal Community Development Block Grant Program, at 6 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
KINDERHOOK Zoning Board of Appeals meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines: Radio and media news.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Lost in Hoboken Songs from The Donner Party and the ex-Cat Heads, and new songs from Superchunk and Beck. And radio art from Anna Friz. And Glenn Beck interviews himself. And more.
1 a.m.: Selected Songs: Steve Reich Classical composer Steve Reich's minimalist works are featured.
3 a.m.: Bob's Slacktime Funhouse: Forrest J Ackerman This show is a personal valentine to a true colossus of Slack who strode among us, the most sterling of SubGenius silverbacks, the ur-Ghod of the Yetinsyny...Forrest J Ackerman. Distributed by radio4all.net
5 a.m.: Free Speech Radio News: 20130605 Last night's "Free Speech Radio News" was accidentally pre-empted. It is broadcast here, instead.

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Call in with your views at 518-828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show." Hosted by Philip Grant.
2 p.m.: The Art of the Hudson Valley: Henry Hirsch and Aaron Martin Hudson-born, self-taught blues musician Aaron Martin was a participant in the Columbia Rocks! program last year. With Henry Hirsch, music producer and owner of Waterfront Studios, a Hudson-based recording studio, we will discuss the challenges that come with pursuing a career as a musician. Hosted by Chad Weckler.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: The Gambler An anthology series of dramas and comedies for radio. Produced at KSVR Studios at the radio station KSVR-FM in Mount Vernon, Washington. The actors are from the Skagit Radio Repertory Company. The producer is Joseph C McGuire. This week, "Adventures of Constance Dunlap 3: The Gamblers." Story by Arthur B. Reeves, Adapted by Joseph McGuire. Constance is back with another crime tale of the 1920's. The chic Bella LaMar asks Constance to a "game". Where Constance finds a gambling parlor right across the hall from her apartment. The adventure begins again. From Pacifica Radio.
3:30 a.m.: Kids' Brain Radio Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Sam Sebren and Matt Bua.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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