Monday, March 30, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 49F; low 30F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 50F; low 31F.[/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:
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Mon., Mar. 30 in east central New York, including Greene, Columbia, Albany, Rensselaer, Dutchess and Ulster counties. A fast-moving clipper could bring gusty winds up to 40 mph from a westerly direction, especially Monday afternoon.
Today: A chance of showers, mainly after 1 p.m.. Mostly cloudy. High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 26.
Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: A chance of rain, mainly after 4 p.m. Increasing clouds. High near 45. Tuesday night, a chance of rain and snow before 10 p.m., then a chance of snow. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy. Low around 22.
Wednesday: Sunny. High near 44. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 27.
Thursday: A chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny. High near 57. Thursday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 46.
Sunrise today: 6:40 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:19 p.m.
Length of the day: 12:39 hrs.
Today is the fifth Monday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring meetings scheduled for today.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): The Traveling Show Wave Farm Radio will produce a live webstream of "The Traveling Show," spoken word, music, dance, visuals and ritual presenting pieces from the anthology published by Deep Listening Publications and The Ministry of Maåt.
3 a.m.: Free Cake For Every Creature, Trace Mountains Trace Mountains is from the DDW record label. Free Cake For Every Creature is from Katie Bennett, and Bridezilla is Ben Hopkins. Recorded live at Spotty Dog Books & Ale, Hudson, N.Y.
5:05 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: Vanuatu Reports about radio coverage of the cyclone in Vanuatu.
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, regional events, weather updates, and more, live from Hudson, Columbia Co. Hosted by Mr. "Peetie Pete" Lievense.
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.: The Albany Report: Mike Neppi, Tim Burke The show will feature a discussion about libraries. Libraries are key community institutions that ensure the public has access to information. They are an especially vital resource in rural and economically vulnerable communities. Guests Mike Neppl, Director of Government Affairs for the New York Library Association, and Tim Burke, Executive Director of the Upper Hudson Library System, will discuss how Albany policies are affecting local libraries and their ability to fulfill their mission. Call (518) 828-0290 to go on air during the show, or send your comments or questions via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or take three minutes and record a question or comment ahead of time at (518) 291-WGXC (9492). Hosted by Cecilia Tkaczyk.
11 a.m.: Zoom: The Cry of the People for Meat I am a trained mortician. I always dreamed of being a butcher, and I ended up being a railroader like my Pop. Cured and ground meats are very enigmatic, staples of any good work-a-day peasant. The times are dire and it seems the Georgia Guidestones could contain clues. Maybe programmer and listener could create a symbiosis and make our own messiah! Anybody out there? Host Tyson Hauf
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News