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Friday, November 8, 2013 local almanac

Nov 08, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 46F; low 27F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 46F; low 32F.[/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: A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny. High near 49. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 30.

Forecast for the next three days:

Saturday: Increasing clouds. High near 48. Saturday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 35.
Sunday: A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny. High near 53. Sunday night, a slight chance of showers before midnight. Partly cloudy. Low around 32.
Monday (Veterans Day): Mostly sunny. High near 51. Monday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 29.

Sunrise today: 6:38 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:40 p.m.

Length of the day: 10:01 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission (tentative) at 10 a.m., 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio and media news.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Cell Phones Cell phone sounds and stories and songs. Including some from Roger McGuinn ("Car Phone"), The Magnetic Fields ("The Machine in Your Hand"), Beck ("Cellphone's Dead"), Lady Gaga and Beyonce ("Telephone," "Video Phone"), Eels ("Birdgirl on a Cell Phone"), Willie Nile ("Cell Phones Ringing [In the Pockets of Dead People]"), Drive-By Truckers ("George Jones Talkin' Cell Phone Blues"), M.I.A. ("Paper Planes"), Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers ("Jammin' Me").
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Darius Jones Episode 25 of 2013 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and free103point9 Online 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.: Selected Songs: Joe McPhee The work of the jazz legend are included here. Joe McPhee (born November 3, 1939)[1] is an American jazz multi-instrumentalist born in Miami, Florida, a player of tenor, alto, and soprano saxophone, the trumpet, flugelhorn and valve trombone. McPhee grew up in Poughkeepsie, New York, and is most notable for his free jazz work done from the late 1960s to the present day.
5 a.m.: All Mixed Up: 20131108 Ukulele lessons from Petty Booka, Paul McCartney, Roy Fulton, Eddie Vedder; Sunshine explained by Ray Charles, Laura Veirs, Edie Brickell & Steve Martin; seasonal tuning conducted by Love Spit Love, Tom Waits, and Lou Reed. From Peter Bochan at WBAI, via Pacifica Radio.

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 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. Local news, weather and events.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Rodrigo Reyes, Manolo Reyes, Fr. George Sears Highlights from the latest issue of "La Voz" magazine, a conversation with documentary filmmaker Rodrigo Reyes on his latest film "Purgatorio," on the deaths and perils of the Mexico-US border, interview artist Manolo Reyes about his children and their American Dream, and a discussion with Father George Sears about Pope Francis and the idea one need not believe in god to go to heaven. Hosted by journalists Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores-Lobos.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show