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Monday, March 24, 2014 local almanac

Mar 24, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 32F; low 15F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 33F; low 11F.[/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:

Today: Sunny. High near 29. Wind chill values as low as zero. Monday night, partly cloudy. Low around 15.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: A chance of snow, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy. High near 36. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Tuesday night, a chance of snow. Cloudy. Low around 23.
A chance of snow showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny. High near 35. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 16.
Mostly sunny. High near 44. Thursday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 33.

Sunrise today: 6:50 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:12 p.m.
Length of the day: 12:22 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the fourth Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

CATSKILL Village board meeting at 7 p.m. at Firehouse near Catskill Commons (Wal Mart) (943-3830).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Board of Supervisors Airport Committee meeting at 3 p.m.; Economic Development Committee Meeting, 5 p.m at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
HALCOTT Town meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 813 Route 3, Halcott Center (845-254-9920)
HUDSON Common Council Police Committee Meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall; Fire Committee Meeting at 6:45 p.m., at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
PHILMONT Local Development Corp meeting at 7 p.m., Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
STUYVESANT Planning Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio Stew: Reverberation Echoes reverberate through this program. Compositions, sounds, and songs, from Joel Chadabe ("Echoes"), Vladimir Ussachevsky ("Reverberation"), Paul Winter ("Morning Echoes"), Bjork ("An Echo A Stain"), Martha and the Muffins ("Echo Beach"), Gene Clark ("Echoes"), The Partridge Family ("Echo Valley 2-6809"), Eleanor Friedberger ("Echo or Encore"), and others are featured.
1 a.m.: Edward Snowden Special on recent talks from exiled leaker Edward Snowden, mixed with a 2001 Department of Defense video "The People's Right to Know" about how the Freedom of Information Act works.
5 a.m.: This Week in Radio News: 20140324 Turkey tries to shut down Twitter, and everyone tries to shut down Edward Snowden, but he keeps on talking. Plus more radio news about radio waves.

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 and features.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m. WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, weather, interviews and events.
2 p.m.: Roots, Runners, Rhizomes: 20140324 Health and healing from the underground. Hosted by Sarah Falkner and Lauren Giambrone.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News