Wednesday, March 8, 2017 local almanac
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Local weather forecast:
TODAY: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2 p.m. Cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing. High near 56. Wednesday night, a slight chance of rain showers before 2 a.m., then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy. Low around 31.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
THURSDAY: Increasing clouds. High near 46. Thursday night, a slight chance of rain before 10 p.m., then a slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. Low around 25.
FRIDAY: A chance of snow showers before 1 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., then a chance of show showers after 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near36. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 6.
Sunrise today: 6:17 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:54 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 11:37 hrs.
Today is the second Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
CATSKILL Board of Education Budget Workshop, 7 p.m. at high school, 341 Main Street, Catskill (943-4696).
CATSKILL Town Clerk's Office openi at 12:30 p.m.; Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CATSKILL Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Washington Irving Senior Center, 15 Academy Street, Catskill (943-1343).
COLUMBIA County Board of Supervisors public hearing, 7:25 p.m.; full board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
COXSACKIE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
GREENE County Mental Health / Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services Sub-committee meeting, 3:30 p.m. at 411 Main Street, Conference Room 154, Catskill; County Legislature Board Workshop, 6 p.m. at 411 Main Street, Caucus Room, Catskill (719-3200)
GERMANTOWN Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at elementary school, 123 Main Street, Germantown (537-6281, ext. 302.
HILLSDALE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Main St., Hillsdale (325-7563).
STOCKPORT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2787 Atlantic Ave., Stottville (828-9389).
WOMEN'S DAY GATHERING, 6 p.m. Mar. 8, at The Hollow Bar and Kitchen, 79 N. Pearl Street, Albany. A variety of speakers on the importance of women running for office on progressive issues.
HUDSON VALLEY PEOPLE'S ASSEMBLY, 6:30 p.m., Mar. 9 at Newburgh Armory Unity Center, Newburgh. Meeting with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman organized by Community Voices Heard.
NEW YORK CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION Day of Action, Mar. 13. Action at State Capitol in Albany by the NYCLU against policies of the Republican administration.