Friday, November 28, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 31F; low 11F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 33F; low 14F.[/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: A slight chance of snow showers before 8 a.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 35. Chance of precipitation is 20 percent. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 17.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Mostly cloudy. High near 35. Saturday night, a slight chance of snow showers after 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 25.
Sunday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11 a.m., then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 50. Sunday night, a chance of showers after 8 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 38.
Monday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 49. Monday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 27.
Today is the fourth Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CLERMONT Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission meeting cancelled (828-1030).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Dark Side of the Rainbow Mash-up of Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" and "The Wizard of Oz" movie dialogue and sounds. Plus, The Flaming Lips try the same trick. Plus radio theatre presentations of the later Oz books.
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 Local news, weather, events, music and more. Live from the WGXC Acra Studio at the Wave Farm Study Center. Hosted by Tom Roe.
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.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Marlene Aguilera, Norma Marcos, Nieves Melchor Conversation about President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration that would allow 5 million people to come out of the shadows. An interview Marlene Aguilera, immigrant from Honduras, and Norma Marcos, immigrant from Guatemala, two of the leaders of the Kinship Program (formerly known as Proyecto Madres) based in Dover Plains. Plus a discussion with Nieves Melchor, one of the organizers of the Parade of Lights to be held in Millbrook, Dec. 5 and 6. Hispanics will be represented in that event this year for the first time, with a float carrying the Virgen de Guadalupe and a Mariachi band. Produced by Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores-Lobos.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
7 p.m. Newline Radio: Holiday Special Special five-hour Newline Radio for the holidays, offering a chance for families of incarcerated people to reach out and connect with their loved ones. All WGXC programmers are invited to participate.