Monday, February 9, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 24F; low 16F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 25F; low 17F.[/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 has issued a Winter Storm Warning from 1 a.m., Sun., Feb. 8 until 6 a.m. Tue., Feb. 10. A steady, mainly light snowfall will continue into Monday night. The snow will occasionally fall moderate to heavy at times overnight into Monday morning. Maximum snowfall rates of one half to one inch per hour are expected Sunday night through Monday morning. Snowfall will begin to taper off Monday evening and end later Monday night. A total storm snowfall of 9 to 18 inches are possible through Monday night.
Today: Snow. High near 21. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible. Monday night, snow, mainly before 4 a.m. Low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Forecast for the next three days:
Tuesday: A chance of snow before 7 a.m. Partly sunny. High near 30. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Low around 9.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny. High near 26. Wednesday night, a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. Low around 18.
Thursday: A chance of snow. Cloudy. High near 27. Thursday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 2.
Sunrise today: 7:02 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:16 p.m.
Length of the day: 10:14 hrs.
Today is the second Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
ASHLAND Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Main Street, Ashland (734-3636).
CAIRO Town Board meeting, 6 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).
CANAAN Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1647 Co. Rte. 5, Canaan (781-3144).
CATSKILL Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at the Firehouse, 1 Central Ave. (behind Walgreens) (943-3830).
CLAVERACK Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 91 Church St., Mellenville (672-7911).
COPAKE Environmental Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GREENE COUNTY Legislature County Services and Public Works committee meetings, 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
HUDSON City School District Board of Education workshop, 6 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m. at Hudson Jr. High School library, 215 Harry Howard Ave., Hudson (828-4360).
HUDSON Industrial Development Agency meeting (tentative), 5:30 p.m.; Common Council Informal meeting, 7 p.m. both at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Village Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Village Hall, 7955 Main St., Hudson (263-4020).
NEW BALTIMORE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Rt. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Village Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
PRATTSVILLE Town meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 14517 Main St., Prattsville (299-3125).
TAGHKANIC Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 909 Route 82, Taghkanic (851-7638).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
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 Hudson studio. Hosted by Mr. “Petee Pete” Lievense.
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.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show Live from the WGXC Hudson studio. Hosted by Kieran Riley.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News