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Tuesday, January 29, 2013 local almanac

Jan 29, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 43F; low 41F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 45F; low 32F.[/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 is reporting a Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 7 a.m., Tuesday. Additional snow and sleet accumulation of a coating to less than one-half inch, along with a light glaze of ice are expected. Temperatures will remain nearly steady or slowly rising from the upper 20s to lower 30s overnight, to around freezing by daybreak. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visability.

Today: A slight chance of drizzle, then a chance of rain, mainly after 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 42. A chance of rain tonight. Cloudy. Low around 34.

The outlook for the next three days:

Wednesday: Showers likely, after 1 p.m. Cloudy. High near 51. Night showers. Low around 38.
Thursday: A chance of showers before 1 p.m.. Partly sunny. High near 40. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 23.
Friday: Partly sunny. High near 34. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 18.

Sunrise today: 7:11 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:07 p.m.

Length of the day: 9 hrs., 56 min.

Town meetings

Today is the fifth Tuesday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any town meetings scheduled for today.

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

3:30 a.m.: Radio-Controlled Drones in Pakistan Robert Naiman is Policy Director at Just Foreign Policy. He has worked as a policy analyst and researcher at the Center for Economic and Policy Research and Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch. He has master's degrees in economics and mathematics from the University of Illinois and has studied and worked in the Middle East. He discusses his recent visit to Pakistan, and the impact of radio-controlled drones there. From Dale Lehman of WZRD, through the A-Infos Radio Project.
5 a.m.: Shortwave/Pirates Preview Saturday's episodes of "The Rain Report" and "PiratesWeek." First, "Ron Ochu, KO0Z, talks about becoming the Contributing Editor to CQ's Learning Curve column," on "The Rain Report." Then, on "PiratesWeek": A couple websites to check out: The SWLing Podcast shortwave listening news, interviews, reviews and more. Forum for London Pirate listeners. http://www.radionecks.com and a few AM tube rigs. No pirates in the news this week. but we have select postings from the Free Radio Network, HF Underground and note stations logged per the Free Radio Weekly. ‭Off Air Recordings include the stations of: Southern Relay Service, Turtle Head Radio, Radio Gaga and Renegade Radio. ‭Shout out to WGXC. Live WFMT cameo.

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

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8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, events, music and more, with host Philip Grant.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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