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Friday, December 13, 2013 local almanac

Dec 13, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 27F; low 11F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 28F; low 12F.[/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 Winter Storm Watch Saturday morning to Sunday morning, for the central and eastern Mohawk Valley, southeastern Adirondacks, Lake George and Saratoga region, greater Capital Region, including the northern and eastern Catskills, Mid-Hudson Valley, Taconics, southern Vermont, Berkshires and northwestern Connecticut. There is the potential for seven or more inches of snow, with a maximum snowfall rate of up to onch per hour from late Saturday into Sunday morning. Light snow will begin Saturday morning and become steadier and heavier through the night, tapering off by mid-day, Sunday.

Today: A slight chance of snow showers between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Mostly sunny. High near 28. Friday night, a chance of snow after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 12. Chance of precipitation Friday is 20 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:

Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 1 p.m. Cloudy. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New Snow accumulation of one to three inches possible. High near 19. Saturday night, snow. Low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent.
Sunday: A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 29. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 10.
Monday: Mostly sunny. High near 20. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 5.

Sunrise today: 7:16 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:23 p.m.

Length of the day: 9:07 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 news about radio waves.
12:05 a.m.: Deep, But Not Profound All sort of topics are discussed. With hosts Tom Skarimbus and Matt Bua every 13th of the month, live from Wave Farm in Acra.
2 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Fred Tompkins Episode 29 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.
5 a.m.: Bookwaves: Lost City Radio Daniel Alarcon, author of the novels "At Night We Walk in Circles" and "Lost City Radio," set in a disguised Peru, discusses his work and career with host Richard Wolinsky. From 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. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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 The Morning Show continues with local news, weather and events.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Hugo Jule Engineer Hugo Jule, outreach coordinator for the energy reduction program of RUPCO and Clearwater will talk about the many ways to reduce energy consumption at home, while saving the planet and money. Plus a discussion of upcoming immigration clinics and DACA services, the Catskill Strolls, Sat., Dec. 14 and the Bard College Conservatory Orchestra concert scheduled for the same day. The final segment will be devoted to remembering Nelson Mandela and his positive influence on the world. Hosted by Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores-Lobos.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show

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