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Tuesday, May 14, 2013 local almanac

May 14, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 63F; low 34F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 61F; low 43F.[/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 in Albany reports a Freeze Warning remains in effect 2 a.m. to 8 a.m., Tues., May 14, for the Capital District and the Mid-Hudson Valley. A freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.

Today: Widespread frost before 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 60. Mostly clear tonight. Low around 37.

Forecast for the next three days:

Wednesday: A chance of showers after noon. Increasing clouds. High near 66. A chance of showers before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 48.
Thursday: Sunny. High near 73. Mostly clear overnight. Low around 45.
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 74. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 48.

Sunrise today: 5:34 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:09 p.m.

Length of the day: 14:35 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Tuesday of the month.
(WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.)

CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Board of Ethics, 7 p.m.; Comprehensive Planning Comm., 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio and media news.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Call In Collage Over the sound of Acra crickets, and other found sounds, listeners can call in and have their uninterrupted say at 518-622-2598.
1 a.m.: Deep Wireless Preview: Anna Friz The Canadian radio artist's work is played, and performed, in advance of her appearance this week at the Trans-X Transmission Art Symposium in Toronto, Canada.
3 a.m.: Golden Age of Radio: Broke! Money shortages are explored. Hosted by Max Schmid.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20130514 International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron.
5:30 a.m.: Radio Curious: Alloy Orchestra Radio Curious visits with Terry Donahue, a member of the Alloy Orchestra, a group of multitalented musicians who provide live, in house, orchestral backup to silent films of the 1920's era. From Pacifica Radio.

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

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 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, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show." Hosted by Philip Grant.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Hudson City Board of Education Candidate Forum Broadcast live, candidates running for two available seats on the Hudson City School District Board of Education will participate in a public Candidate Forum sponsored by Time & Space Limited and WGXC 90.7-FM. Candidates will introduce themselves to the public and take questions from the audience in a 90-minute, moderated format. This event will be broadcast live on WGXC 90.7-FM, and streamed online at wgxc.org. Candidates scheduled to participate: Jaclyn Rose Bruntfield (Hudson); Joseph E. Carr (Hudson); Scott D. diMonda (Greenport); Tiffany Martin Hamilton (Hudson); and, Lynn E. Lee (Greenport).