Tuesday, January 19, 2016 local almanac
Local weather forecast
Today’s forecast is specific to Cairo, in Greene County:
Today (Martin Luther King Day): A slight chance of snow showers before 9 a.m., then a slight chance of snow showers after 11 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 23. Wind chill as low as -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Tuesday night, partly cloudy. Low around 17. Blustery, with a northwest wind 11 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
Wednesday: Mostly sunny. High near 30. Wednesday night, a slight chance of snow showers before 1 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 17.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. High near 29. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 11.(br)
Sunrise today: 7:19 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:51 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 9:34
Today is the third Tuesday of the month. WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location. (All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
COLUMBIA County Board of Supervisors .1 [point one] Committee meeting, 2 p.m.; Health and Medical Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; both at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
COLUMBIA Economic Development Corporation Loan Committee meeting, 1 p.m., 4303 Route 9, Hudson (828-4718). DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
GERMANTOWN Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Rd., Germantown (537-6687). GREENE County Legislature Economic Development and Tourism, Government Operations and Finance committee meetings, plus Republican and Democratic caucuses, 6 p.m. at Caucus Room, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270). HUDSON Common Council Finance Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; Economic Development Committee meeting, 6 p.m.; Formal Common Council meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
PHILMONT Planning Board meeting (tentative), 7 p.m., Philmont Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82, West Taghkanic (851-7638).