Wednesday, April 23, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 51F; low 32F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 52F; 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: Scattered showers before 2 p.m., then a slight chance of showers after 4 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent. Wednesday night, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear. Low around 30.
Forecast for the next three days:
Thursday: Sunny. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. High near 62. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 32.
Friday: A slight chance of showers after 2 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 62. Friday night, a chance of showers, mainly after 9 p.m. Cloudy. Low around 44.
Saturday: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 66. Saturday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 42.
Today is the fourth Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
ATHENS Village meeting at 7 p.m. at Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CAIRO at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 512 Main St., Cairo (622-3120).*
COLUMBIA COUNTY Finance Committee at 2:30 p.m.; Pine Haven Sub-Committee at 3 p.m.; and Public Works Committee at 6 p.m. at County Office Building, 401 State Street, Hudson.
HUDSON Common Council Public Works Committee meeting at 5:30 p.m.; Legal Committee at 6:15 p.m at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUDSON Development Corporation meeting (tentative) at 12 p.m. (noon) at 1 North Front St., Hudson (751-1044).
KINDERHOOK Historical Committee meeting at 7 p.m., Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
The day ahead on 90.7-FM
12 a.m. (midnight): Radio Stew: Radiation Exposure Radiation sounds and songs from Scanner ("RF Radiation"), Massive Attack vs. Mad Professor ("Radiation Ruling the Nation"), Public Enemy ("Radiation of Radiotvmovie Nation"), The Toasters ("Radiation Skank"), Suicide ("Radiation"), The Apples in Stereo ("Radiation"), Meat Beat Manifesto ("Radiation Dub"), The Brian Wilson Shock Treatment ("Cell Phone Radiation Blues"), Ennio Morricone ("Radiation Blues"), Fountains of Wayne ("Radiation Vibe"), and Bruce Springsteen ("Roulette").
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 and music. Hosted by Cheryl K, in for Philip Grant. Call in to have your say: (518) 828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m. WGXC Morning Show continues with bassoonist Cornelia McGiver who will discuss her upcoming performance with soprano, Kelly Ellenwood of Madera Vox. Plus, local news, weather, interviews and events.
10 a.m.: The Right Opinion: Holly Tanner Columbia County Clerk Holly Tanner will discuss her campaign for re-election. Hosted by Ed Fertik.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News