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Friday, March 22, 2013 local almanac

Mar 22, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 37F; low 23F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 39F; 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: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 3 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 39. Daytime accumulation of less than an inch possible. Tonight, a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 26.

Forecast for the next three days:

Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9 a.m. Mostly sunny. High near 43. Partly cloudy, Saturday night. Low around 25.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 45. A slight chance of rain and snow, before 11 p.m., then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. Low around 27.
Monday: A chance of snow before 11 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow. A chance of snow overnight. Mostly cloudy. Low around 29.

Sunrise today: 6:53 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:10 p.m.

Length of the day: 12:16 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the fourth Friday of the month.
(WGXC recommends calling ahead to confirm time and location.

CLERMONT Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
HUDSON Regular meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission (tentative), 10 a.m. at City Hall, 520 Warrn St., Hudson  (828-1030).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: The Electronic Communications Privacy Act On Mar 19, 2013 a House Judiciary subcommittee met about updating the Electronic Communications Privacy Act of 1986 (ECPA). Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas), heard here interviewing a Google spokesperson, does not seem to understand how Google uses keyword searches, without retaining email data, to match ads to likely customers. The Google representative explains four different ways, to no avail.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Magnetic Fields Sounds from the earth's magnetic fields, and songs from the band by that name.
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: 20130322
3 a.m.: Selected Songs: Gold Sparkle Band Selected songs from the free jazz band from Atlanta, and now in New York City too. Several recordings from free103point9 events are included.
5 a.m.: Michael Slate Show: Matthew Shipp An hour talking with avant-garge jazz pianist Matthew Shipp about his music, his life and the ideas behind the universe of music he has brought into being over the last 30 years. Shipp has recorded more than 50 cds over the years in all kinds of formations and reaching across many musical genres from his free jazz base all the way through electronica and hip-hop.

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, events, music and more, with host Philip Grant.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Passero Journalists Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores Lobos talk with three of the members of the Hudson Valley-based Passero band, who also play four live songs, two of them composed by the leader of the group, Rafael Gsrritano.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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