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Friday, April 24, 2015 local almanac

Apr 24, 2015 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 48F; low 32F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 47F; low 32F.[/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: Mostly cloudy. High near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 29.

Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Sunny. High near 58. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 34.
Sunday: A slight chance of showers after 9 a.m. Mostly sunny. High near 62. Sunday night, a slight chance of showers before 9 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 38.
Monday: Partly sunny. High near 60. Monday night, low around 41.

Sunrise today: 5:59 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:56 p.m.
Length of the day: 13:47 hrs.

Public meeting
Today is the fourth Thursday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)

CLERMONT Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission public hearing on the application of Kamal Elmasri for a certificate of appropriateness for new construction at 11A Rossman Ave., Hudson, followed by a regular meeting, 10 a.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): Footings, Mail the Horse, Liv Carrow Footings is the new identity of Eric Gagne, aka Passerine, also a member of Redwing Blackbird, Dweller on the Threshold, and Death to Tyrants. Joining him in the new group are Dustin Cote and Candace Clement (Bunny's a Swine) on drums and vocals respectively, as well as Elisabeth Fuchsia on viola. Mail The Horse is a grunge gospel/country rock band that found its start in New Hampshire before moving to Brooklyn, NY. Liv Carrow, a songwriter and guitarist based in Hudson, New York, explores the shadowy terrain of Appalachian melody and traditional balladry in its many forms, crafting songs both strange and familiar that invoke American roots music, the British folk revival of the 60s, pop crooners of the 70s, and freak folk of the ages, with a sprinkling of 90s alt-indie earnestness. Recorded live at Spotty Dog Books & Ale, Hudson, N.Y., Thu., Apr. 23.
5:05 a.m.: The Shortwave Report: 20150424 This week's show features stories from Radio Deutsche-Welle, Sputnik Radio, NHK World Radio Japan, and Radio Havana Cuba.

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 The WGXC Morning Show is a radio magazine show featuring local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, a rundown of public meetings, local and regional events, with weather updates, and more about and for the community. Broadcast live from the WGXC Hudson Studio. Hosted by Michelle Lewis.
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.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Dimitri Galitzine, Gerardo Castro (Rebroadcast) Dimitri Galitzine, local founder of Repair Cafes, free meeting places all about repairing things, talks about his business. Local artist Gerardo Castro will discuss an upcoming panel and exhibition, "Art About Water." Plus, a conversation about the importance of raising bilingual children and the upcoming second annual Spanish Spelling Bee. Produced by Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores-Lobos. Originally broadcast Fri., Apr. 17: http://wgxc.org/archives/9832.
2 p.m.: What's the Frequency, Kenneth?: Granite and Bear It The Candidates Come To New Hampshire: The Republican presidential hopefuls turn out for the GOP leadership conference. Hillary Clinton takes her listening tour from Iowa to New Hampshire. And back in Washington...the new NAFTA. President Obama is questioned about the massive, new international free trade deal and fast track approval. Key Republicans support the trade deal. Some key Democrats and unions oppose the deal. Told through narration, music and soundbites. These "newsicals" are produced by Paul Fischer, former News Director of WBAI, New York, and KPFA, Berkeley, and writer for Dan Rather on the CBS Evening News for 24 years.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: Rad Music with Will The show will be music to drink to, full of parental angst from '81 to '98: Punk, jazz, ska, hip-hop, indie and experimental. Hosted by Will Pavlicin.
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