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Thursday, December 13, 2012 local almanac

Dec 13, 2012 12:00 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 39F; low 25F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 41F; low 27F.[/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 42. Tonight, partly cloudy. Low around 24.

The outlook for the next three days:

Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 45. Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 28.
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 42. A chance of rain before 8 p.m., then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. Low around 29.
Sunday: Snow likely before 10 a.m., then rain and snow likely between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., then rain after 1 p.m. Cloudy. High near 37. Rain and snow likely overnight. Cloudy. Low around 34.

Sunrise today: 7:16 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:24 p.m.

Length of the day: 9 hrs., 8 min.

Town meetings

Today is the second Thursday of the month.
(WGXC recommends you call ahead to confirm time and location.)

CHATHAM Village meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
COPAKE Town Board meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountainview Road, Copake (329-1234).
GALLATIN Town Board meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 667 Route 7, Ancram (398-7519).
GREENE COUNTY Finance & Audit committee meets at 5 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board Workshop meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
LIVINGSTON Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 119 County Route 19.
STUYVESANT Town board meets at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TANNERSVILLE Village trustees meet at 7 p.m. in their Village Hall on Route 23A.
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

Midnight to 5:59 a.m.: Free103point9 Transmission Arts overnight

6 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.: WGXC Hands-On Community Radio

6 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Hosted by Philip Grant. Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Call in with your views at 518-828-0290.
8 a.m.: Democracy Now! hosted by Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
9 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show continues with local news, events, music and more. Philip Grant, host.
10 a.m.: Tell It Like It Is: Dina Mahnaz Siddiqi Conversation with Dina Mahnaz Siddiqi, Visiting Associate Professor in the Women and Gender Studies Program at Hunter College, about the recent Bangledeshi garment factory fire and international labor issues. Hosted by Christina Malisoff.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: To All A Good Night From Julio Martinez of KPFK 90.7-FM Los Angeles, via Pacifica Radio Network archives. "To All A Good Night." "This is an an original radio drama written by Julio Martinez which traces the history of Santa Claus in a new and fun way. This story features Nicholas the Bishop of Smyrna, John Winthrop, the Puritans of 1647, The Saxons, the vikings, ChristKleinlein from Gernmany, Pere Noel from France, Washington Irving, John Pintard, the Montgomery Ward staff who brainstormed the Rudolf the Red-Nosed Reindeer for their holiday catalog in 1939 and of course Mr. and Mrs Santa Claus."
3:30 p.m.: Kids Brain Live from the Catskill Community Center. Hosted by Matt Bua and Sam Sebren.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
9:30 p.m.: 69: Japrock Join The Magic Stranger to hear some heavy rock from Japan. Those of you fond of Krautrock will feel at home on this parallel path of progressive rock and roll. Featured artists will include Melting Glass Box, Far Out, Flower Traveling Band, Magical Power Mako, Group Ongaku, Blues Creation, Taj Mahal Travelers, The Far East Family Band, Brast Burn, Apryl Fool, Speed, Glue, and Shinki... among others.
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