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Friday, February 28, 3014 local almanac

Feb 28, 2014 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 19F; low 1F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 19F; low -6F.[/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 19. Wind chill values as low as -8. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around -1. Wind chill values as low as -8.

Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Partly sunny. High near 33. Wind chill values as low as -6. Saturday night, a slight chance of snow showers. Cloudy. Low around 20.
Sunday: A chance of snow showers. Cloudy. High near 33. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent. Sunday night, a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. Low around 11. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.
Monday: Snow likely. Mostly cloudy. High near 21. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Monday night, a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy. Low around 4.

Sunrise today: 6:30 a.m.
Sunset today: 5:44 p.m.
Length of the day: 11:14 hrs.

Town meetings
Today is the fourth Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

CLERMONT Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
HUDSON Historic Preservation Committee (tentative) at 10 a.m., Common Council Legal Committee Zoning Workshop, 11 a.m., at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).

The day ahead on 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Art Is Rebroadcast of a special radio iteration of George Quasha's expansive art is/Speaking Portraits project. This program will feature "radio portraits" in-process and broadcast live from the free103point9 Wave Farm Study Center and WGXC's Acra studio including Jim Holl, Susan Wides, Suzy Sureck, Anthony Martin, Peter Wexler, Julie Hedrick, Brian Dewan, Tom Roe, eteam, Rebecca Wolff, and others.

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 Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Hosted by Phil Grant. 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 The Morning Show continues with local news, weather and events.
10 a.m.: ¿Qué cocinaré hoy?: David Sterman Conversation with David Sterman, who leads a Spanish conversation group at the Kingston Library. Sterman worked on Wall Street for 11 years, before he became a journalist. Plus some of the stories from the March issue of "La Voz," including an account of the conditions that immigrants suffer in detention centers managed by private prisons (from Prison Voices) and the story of Elmer Martinez, a Guatemalan farm worker who recently become a U.S. citizen. Hosted by Mariel Fiori and Antonio Flores-Lobos.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
9:30 p.m.: Newline Radio: William H. Hallenbeck, Jr. Hudson Mayor Bill Hallenbeck will discuss community issues, upcoming city events, and life in Hudson. Hosted by Martin Martinez.