Thursday, November 6, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 47F; low 40F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 48F; low 42F.[/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: Rain likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy. High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Thursday night, rain likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy. Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 50. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 28.
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 49. Saturday night, a chance of showers. Cloudy. Low around 34.
Sunday: Partly sunny. High near 51. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 30.
Today is the first Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All telephone numbers are in the 518 area code except where noted.)
ANCRAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1416 County Rte. 7, Ancram (329-6512).
ASHLAND Planning Board meeting, 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 12094 Route 23, Ashland (734-3636).
AUSTERLITZ Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 812 Route 203, Spencertown (392-3260).
COPAKE Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
COXSACKIE Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 16 Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
GHENT Town Board informational planning and working session, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
KINDERHOOK Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
STUYVESANT Board meeting workshop, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).
WINDHAM Town Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).
WGXC Outreach Advisory Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at the WGXC Hudson studio, 704 Columbia St., Hudson (697-7400). The WGXC Outreach Advisory Committee meets on the first Thursday of every month at 4:30 p.m., and helps support the station’s outreach efforts, including station events, presence at community events, outreach materials, and more. All are welcome to get involved with this aspect of WGXC 90.7-FM. To learn more, email jess [at] wgxc [dot] org.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Michael Century "Keyboard Study 2" by Terry Riley is performed by Michael Century. This is a rehearsal recording, not mixed, provided to Wave Farm. It will be performed in the 1st half of the Bach and Beyond concert at EMPAC Thu., Nov. 6, just after Bach's French Overture and Well Tempered Klavier selections.
1 a.m.: The Cutty Strange: Greg Gorlen Tune in for the premiere episode of "The Cutty Strange," a feature on the work of San Francisco musician and artist Greg Gorlen. Produced by Daniel Steffey and Nick Wang, The Cutty Strange focuses on select Bay Area artists with music rooted in the avant-garde, functioning in the world of do-it-yourself and community organization, presented in the style of radio melodramas and operas of days past and present.
2 a.m.: Selected Songs: Chris Forsyth On the occasion of the release of "Intensity Ghost" from Chris Forsyth & The Solar Motel Band, this show tunes in past albums, and performances from the guitarist.
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 News, weather, events, music and more.
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.
11 a.m. One Size Fits All: 20141106 An hour-long investigation into the idea of amplified sound, beginning with James Blood Ulmer and concluding with My Brightest Diamond. Produced by Your Host. The full playlist can be found at www.facebook.com/OneSizeWGXC.
2 p.m.: The Art of the Hudson Valley: Lucinda Abra, Maria Kolodziej Artists Lucinda Abra and Maria Kolodziej Zincio discuss their work with collage and encaustic in an interview recorded at the WGXC Hudson studio, Mon., Nov. 3. Hosted by Chad Weckler.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: What It Was Was Football Andy Griffith, Bill Cosby, and others have thoughts on American football.
3:30 p.m.: Storyland: Through the Looking Glass In this episode, the first chapter from "Through the Looking Glass" by Lewis Carroll. Listeners are encouraged to check out the book from their local library if they would like to find out more about Alice's adventures. The puzzle is a logic puzzle. In the youth segment, third grader, Ava, from Bend, OR, reads an ode to her dog that she wrote.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News