Tuesday, December 23, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 41F; low 40F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 41F; low 41F.[/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: Rain, possibly mixed with sleet, becoming all rain after 1 p.m. High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. Tuesday night, rain likely, mainly after 3 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent.
Forecast for the next three days:
Wednesday: Rain. High near 53. Wednesday night, rain. Low around 53.
Thursday (Christmas Day): Showers likely before 1 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 55. Thursday night, partly cloudy. Low around 32.
Friday: Sunny. High near 47. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 32.
Sunrise today: 7:21 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:27 p.m.
Length of the day: 9:05 hrs.
Today is the fourth Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
CANAAN Zoning Board of Appeals, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 1647 Co. Route 5, Canaan (781-3144).
CATSKILL Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CHATHAM CENTRAL Board of Education meeting, 6:30 p.m. at high school, 50 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham (392-2400).
COPAKE Agriculture & Farming Protection Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountain View Rd., Copake (329-1234).
GREENE COUNTY Tourism Advisory Committee meeting, 9:30 a.m. at 411 Main St., Catskill (943-3223).
GREENPORT Planning Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Greenport Town Hall, Town Hall Drive, Hudson (828-4656).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Fifth Annual Spotty Dog Christmas Spectacular Liv Carrow, Brian Dewan, Donny Dinero (of Mail the Horse) and others perform Christmas songs and be generally merry. Recorded live Mon., Dec. 22 at the Spotty Dog in Hudson, N.Y.
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, music and more. Live from the Hudson studio. Hosted by Mr. “Peetie Pete” Lievense.
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.
11 a.m.: Classic Country Show: 20141223 Hosted by Tanya Blue.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News