Monday, December 28, 2015 local almanac
Local weather forecast
Today’s forecast is specific to Cairo, in Greene County:
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Mid-Hudson Valley, Catskills, Capital District and beyond, from 7 p.m., Mon., Dec. 28 through 7 p.m., Tue., Dec. 29. Freezing rain, snow and sleet are forecast. Accumulations of one- to three-tenths of an inch of ice is possible, on top of two to four inches of snow. Snow will fall first on Monday night, changing to freezing rain by Tuesday morning. Hazardous travel conditions and isolated power outages are possible.
Today: Mostly sunny. High near 33. Monday night, snow before 4 a.m., then snow and sleet. Low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS:
Tuesday: Freezing rain and sleet before 1 p.m., then rain between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., then drizzle likely after 4 p.m. High near 36. Tuesday night, a chance of drizzle, mainly before 10 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 32.
Wednesday: A chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 42. Wednesday night, rain showers likely before 2 a.m., then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy. Low around 35.
Sunrise today: 7:23 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:30 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 9:06
Today is the fourth Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CLAVERACK Town Board year-end meeting, 4 p.m. at Town Hall, 91 Church St., Mellenville (672-7911). CLERMONT Town Board year-end meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1785 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868). HUDSON Common Council Fire Committee and Police Committee meetings cancelled (828-1030).
LEXINGTON Town Board year-end meeting, 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 3542 Route 42, Lexington (989-6476). NEW BALTIMORE public hearing for residents of Water District No. 2, 6:45 p.m.; Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Route. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
STUYVESANT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TAGHKANIC Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).