Friday, April 11, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 64F; low 38F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 63F; low 38F.[/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: Showers likely, mainly after 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Friday night, showers likely, mainly before 2 a.m. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Sunny. High near 66. Saturday night, partly cloudy. Low around 43.
Sunday: A slight chance of showers between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Partly sunny. High near 69. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 52.
Monday: Mostly sunny. High near 77. Monday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 51.
Today is the second Friday of the month.
WGXC recommends calling ahead to confirm time and location.
HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission (tentative) at 10 a.m., 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
The day ahead on 90.7-FM
12:05 a.m.: Radio Stew: Smoke Signals Transmissions fired from The Magnetic Fields, The Band, Dizzy Gillespie, Bernard Hermann, Slim Whitman, Lee "Scratch" Perry, Conor Oberst, and others.
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Kidd Jordan Episode 10 of 2014 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and free103point9 Online Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.
3 a.m.: Matthew Shipp Trio Live recording of performance March 15, 2014 at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy, NY, and broadcast on WGXC.
5 a.m.: Turn on the News Stephen Colbert, named new host of "The Late Show," is often in the news. Tune in some recent and classic Colbert in the news.
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. 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 local news, weather, interviews and events.
11 a.m.: Wall to Wall: Jazz The weekly themed music show, this week's theme is jazz. Hosted by Shelley Weiner.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: The Mosstins The Mosstins, Marc Moss and Catskill native Ency Austin, will perform live from the Hudson studio. Plus news, weather, events and more. Hosted by Marc Bailey and Gregor Trieste.
6 p.m.: Feature Story News
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: Vern Cross Vern Cross, of "The Barbershop Talks" will host an unsigned artist showcase featuring Relly Capone, Jayshaun Bradley, Ak Akin, Jayden Alexander Roberts, Anneice Marie and Claire Cousin.