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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 local almanac

May 12, 2015 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 85F; low 50F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 86F; low 52F.[/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 the region, Tue., May 12. Scattered non-severe thunderstorms are expected, along and ahead of a cold front. Thunderstorms could contain locally heavy rain and frequent lightning. There is the possibility of scattered frost overnight, Wed., May 13.

Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Tuesday night, isolated showers before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: A slight chance of showers after 2 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 61. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear. Low around 37.
Thursday: Sunny. High near 66. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 45.
Friday: Partly sunny. High near 74. Friday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 53.

Sunrise today: 5:36 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:06 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:30 hrs.

Public meeting
Today is the second Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)

CATSKILL Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CHATHAM Workshop meeting and public hearing on 2015-16 budget, 6:30 p.m. at Chatham High School, 50 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham (391-2400).
CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Land Use Review Committee, 7 p.m.; Board of Ethics, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
DURHAM Chamber meeting, 7 p.m. at Town building, 7309 St. Rte. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
LEXINGTON Planning Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 3542 Rte. 42, Lexington (989-6476).
STUYVESANT Trails Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).

WGXC Fundraising Advisory Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m. at 704 Columbia St., 2nd Fl., Hudson (697-7400). This group provides leadership with respect to fundraising events and major donor gifts for WGXC 90.7-FM. For information, contact Station Manager Lynn Sloneker (lynn@wgxc.org).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
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: 20150512 The WGXC Morning Show is a radio magazine show featuring local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, a rundown of public meetings, local and regional events, with weather updates, and more about and for the community. Live from the Hudson Studio. Hosted by Laura Reed.
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: Children's Records, Songs and Stories A show dedicated to children's records! Some 78s and and some awesome songs and stories for the young-un's. Plus local news, a rundown of local and regional events, weather updates, and more about and for the community. Broadcast live from the Carnegie Room at the Catskill Library. Hosted by Jill Sutton and Cory McCasland, with Kit Towlson.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News