Tuesday, May 20, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 74F; low 50F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 74F; low 37F.[/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: Sunny. High near 75. Tuesday night, increasing clouds. Low around 50.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly after after 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 75. Wednesday night, showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy. Low around 56.
Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy. High near 66. Thursday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 52.
Friday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 67. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 51.
Sunrise today: 5:28 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:15 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:46 hrs.
Today is the third Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
COLUMBIA COUNTY Health and Medical Services Committee meets at 4 p.m. at 401 State St. in Hudson.
DURHAM Town Board meets at 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
HILLSDALE Meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall on Main Street (325-5073).
HUDSON 5 p.m. Finance Committee meeting; 7 p.m. Regular Common Council meeting at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
LEXINGTON Town board meeting at 7 p.m., at Municipal Building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington, (986-6303).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board workshop meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall on Route 82 in West Taghkanic (851-7638).
ANNUAL BOARD OF EDUCATION ELECTION AND BUDGET VOTE All school districts, statewide. Polls open until 9 p.m. Click here for details on the elections in Columbia and Greene counties.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Radio-Controlled Drones at National Parks Radio-controlled drones Blamed for Harassing Wildlife, People at Zion National Park: a report from Public News Service.
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Trans-X Preview of this year's Trans-X Transmission Arts Symposium in Toronto and on Wave Farm Radio and WGXC this weekend, and also past conference events, and "Deep Wireless" shows from the NAISA folks in Canada.
5 a.m.: PCJ Media Network Plus: 20140520 International radio and media show. The show is produced jointly by PCJ in Taiwan and Canada. Producer/Presenter: Keith Perron.
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. Peter Lievense hosts live from the Catskill studio.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues.
2 p.m.: Hudson Valley Tap Show: Justin Riccobono Conversation with Justin Riccobono, the Farm Director of Dutchess Hops. Hosted by Ken Landin.
3 p.m.: Social Graces: Jesse Waldinger Interview with Jesse Waldinger from PIP in Hudson. Hosted by Dick Sabol and Nan Marron.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News