Tuesday, October 7, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 72F; low 56F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 72F; low 58F.[/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 east central New York, western Massachusetts, northwestern Connecticut and southern Vermont for late Tues., Oct. 7 and early Wed., Oct. 8. There is a chance for thunderstorms after midnight. A strong thunderstorm with gusty winds cannot be ruled out, mainly for the Mid-Hudson Valley and northwestern Connecticut.
Today: A chance of showers, mainly before 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Tuesday night, showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 a.m. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10 a.m., then a slight chance of showers between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny. High near 70. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 42.
Thursday: Sunny. High near 63. Thursday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 39.
Friday: A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. High near 62. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 41.
Today is the first Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All telephone numbers are in the 518 area code except where noted.)
CATSKILL Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
COPAKE Park Commission meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HUNTER Planning Board Meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (263-4020).
ICHABOD CRANE Central School District Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at Ichabod Crane High School, 2910 Route 9, Valatie (758-7577).
LEXINGTON Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Municipal building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
LIVINGSTON Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, County Rte. 19, Livingston (851-9441).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
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7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Live from the Hudson studio. Local news, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by Mr. "Petee 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.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News