Friday, September 12, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 71F; low 46F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 71F; low 47F.[/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: Cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing. High near 69. Friday night, mostly clear. Low around 48.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 3 p.m. Increasing clouds. High near 65. Saturday night, showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy. Low around 47.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. High near 69. Sunday night, mostly clear. Low around 43.
Monday: Mostly sunny. High near 71. Monday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 52.
Today is the second Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission meeting, 10 a.m. at 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Joe Morris Episode 26 of 2014 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and Wave Farm Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.
5 a.m.: Shortwave Report: 20140912 This week's show features stories from NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Radio Havana Cuba, and The Voice of Russia.
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, events, music and more. Hosted by Tom Row. Live from the studio at the Wave Farm Study Center in Acra.
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: Scott Cohen, Bruce Shanken Scott Cohen and Bruce Shanken, representatives of the Columbia County Environmental Management Council, discuss the impact of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline on the local area. News, weather, events, music and more. Hosted by Mark Bailey, Gregor Trieste and Jack Ross-Pilkington.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: Groundswell Preview A special preview of WGXC's event "Groundswell," held Sept. 13 from 2-6 p.m. at Olana State Historic Site. This show will include music and interviews from artists participating in the event. First, several songs from current Catwalk Institute (in Catskill) resident artist Bryan Zimmerman. With "Party Cove," a collaboration between The Dust Dive (with Laura Ortman) and Latitude/Longitude (with Michael Garofalo) opening, then The Dust Dive's "Cut The Day with a Steak Knife," and Laura Ortman's "Tree Tops" and "Waves Awake," and then two with Zimmerman singing with Dichroics ("Frebase the Febreeze" and "Lottery Rose"), and then The Dust Dive's "Screen Light Flu." Then tune in an interview with Zimmerman, Ortman, and Garofalo about their participation in "Groundswell." Then two more from The Dust Dive ("Claws of Light" and "Postcards From Real Worlds"), and a song from Latitude/Longitude ("Solar Filters"). Also, Marc Cohn's "Olana" song is featured, as is Simone Felice's "One More American Song," recorded in the bell tower at Olana. Plus interviews and songs from William Basinski, and Jane Carver, and also Steve Bull. And Max Goldfarb's "Entervision" which was featured in the first "Groundswell" in 2013, is included.