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Friday, December 21, 2012 local almanac

Dec 21, 2012 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 48F; low 28F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 48F; low 30F.[/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 Hazardous Weather Outlook. A potent storm system is expected to impact the area through today, from the Capital Region southward. The potential for some river flooding and tidal issues along the Hudson will be closely monitored. Strong southeast winds may also develop, especially in areas where channeling occurs. As the storm system is expected to only gradually pull away during the weekend, a prolonged period of upslope snow showers may set up over portions of the region. Additional snow accumulations are possible.

Today: Rain before 10 p.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers. High near 42. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90 percent. Rain into the evening, turning to a mix of snow and rain overnight. Cloudy. Low around 31.

The outlook for the next three days:

Saturday: Combinations of rain and snow showers most of the day. Cloudy. High near 37. Increasing winds through the day; could gust as high as 29 mph. Northwest wind with gusts up to 28 mph possible. Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 25.
Sunday: Mostly sunny. Northwest wind with gusts as high as 26 mph. High near 38. Partly cloudy overnight. Low around 22.
Monday: Mostly sunny. High near 35. Mostly cloudy overnight. Low around 26.

Sunrise today: 7:21 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:27 p.m.

Length of the day: 9 hrs., 6 min.

Town meetings

Today is the third Friday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any meetings scheduled for today.

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: Imprint: Hilton Kelly and the Sidekicks This week's show features an interview and the music of local musician Hilton Kelly. Hosted by Terry Doyle.
11 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
12 p.m.: Pure Moods: And In The End It's Only Round and Round and Round Don't worry about the end of the world instead tune in to Pure Moods for a mix of the old and new. Hosted by Shannekia McIntosh.
2 p.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: Eliezer Parrilla  Journalists Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores Lobos co-host the last show of the year of ¿Qué cocinaré hoy? with the Puerto Rican live rhythms of composer, artist and photographer Eliezer Parrilla, who sings and plays guitar, along with drummer and artist Pablo Shine. In this second part, Parrilla talks about politics and performs his poetry.
3:30 p.m.: Knock on Wood Episode 88: The Knock on Wood Xmas Store The Knock On Wood Xmas Store is Open! And that means anything is for sale and we mean anything. You want a buy your horse a violin for Xmas, they make them special. You want a Santa suit? They have all of his clothes including his pajamas and the tux he wears to fancy affairs. Also on the program: A Christmas Carol-Tom Lehrer/ Xmas On The Mall-Tom Chapin/ Santa And The Satellite-Dickie Goodman/ All I Want For Xmas Is My Two Front Teeth-Spike Jones.Will be rebroadcast 8:30 a.m., Sunday.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News
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