Thursday, August 18, 2016 local almanac
Local weather forecast:
Today: Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 85. Thursday night, scattered showers, mainly before 7 p.m. Patchy fog between 2 a.m. and 3 a.m. Otherwise, mostly cloudy. Low around 64.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
FRIDAY: Patchy fog between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. Otherwise, sunny. High near 83. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 62.
SATURDAY: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3 p.m. Sunny. High near 86. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 67.
Sunrise today: 6:07 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:50 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 13:43 hrs.
Today is the third Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
AUSTERLITZ Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 812 Route 203, Spencertown (392-3260).
CAIRO-DURHAM Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at high school media center, 1301 Route 145, Durham (622-8543).
COLUMBIA COUNTY Board of Supervisors Public Safety Committee meeting, 5 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
GHENT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
GREENE County Fire Advisor Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Greene County Emergency Control and Training Center, 25 Volunteer Drive, Cairo (622-3548).
HUDSON Common Council Economic Development Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson (828-1030).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3211 Church St., Kinderhook (784-2233). STUYVESANT Joint Zoning Law workshop, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).
WINDHAM Planning Board public hearing on site plan review application for Crown Fuels, 7:10 p.m. at Town Hall, Main St., Hensonville (734-4170).