Monday, October 15, 2012 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 68F; low 43F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 64F; low 46F.[/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: Scattered showers before 4 p.m., then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4 p.m. and 5 p.m., then a chance of showers after 5 p.m. Cloudy. High near 69. Tonight, chance of showers, mainly before 9 p.m. Cloudy, then becoming partly cloudy. Low around 45.
The outlook for the next two days:
Tuesday: Partly sunny. High near 57. Low around 38.
Wednesday: Partly sunny. High near 65. Cloudy overnight. Low around 46.
Thursday: Mostly sunny. High near 68. Chance of showers, Thurs. night. Mostly cloudy. Low around 48.
Sunrise today: 7:08 a.m.
Sunset today: 6:13 p.m.
Length of the day: 11 hrs., 05 min.
Today is the third Monday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm meeting time and location.)
ATHENS Town meeting at 6:45 p.m. at Town Hall, 2 First Street, Athens (734-3636).
AUSTERLITZ Comprehensive plan meeting at 7 p.m., at 812 Route 203, Austerlitz (392-3260).
CANAAN Planning board meeting at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 1647 Route 5 South, Canaan (781-3144).
GERMANTOWN Town Board meets at 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Road, Germantown (537-6687).
GREENE COUNTY 6 p.m. meetings of Government Ops and Finance committees, plus party caucuses at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
GREENVILLE Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Offices, corner of routes 32 and 81, Greenville (966-8276).
WGXC Radio Council Meeting, 6:30 p.m., 704 Columbia St., Hudson The WGXC Radio Council will meet to discuss the Council transition plan, policy updates, committee reports, and fundraising. WGXC Council meetings are open to public observation. The last 15 minutes of the meeting are reserved for public participation. Anyone in attendance wishing to participate will have equal time to address the Council, beginning at 8:30 p.m.
6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio
6 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Call in with your views at 518-828-0290.
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. Philip Grant, host.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: As It Is On Earth will feature an interview with Peter Matthiessen Wheelwright about his new novel, "As It Is On Earth". Wheelwright is an architect and associate professor at the School of Constructed Environments Parsons The New School for Design in New York City. Set in New England over seven days at the end of the Millennium 1999, "As It Is On Earth," published in September, follows a young college professor from a fallen family of Maine Puritans who is trying to come to terms with his family’s history and religious legacy. We'll also talk to Aily Nash about legendary Philippine filmmaker Kidlat Tahimik's "Perfumed Nightmare," - a semi-autobiographical fable that tells the story of Tahimik's awakening to and reaction against American cultural colonialism, screening on Thursday at the Basilica Hudson. We'll hear excerpts from the Fall Conference at the Hannah Arendt Center at Bard College, called "Does the President Matter?" Plus local headlines, events, and music, with host Sara Kendall.
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6;30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight