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Monday, August 12, 2013 local almanac

Aug 12, 2013 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 82F; low 64F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 84F; low 66F.[/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: Partly sunny. High near 80. Monday night, a chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 65.

Forecast for the next three days:

Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy. High near 77. Tuesday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 54.
Sunny. High near 74. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 52.
Sunny. High near 76. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 54.

Sunrise today: 6 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:03 p.m.

Length of the day: 14:02 hrs.

Town meetings

Today is the second Monday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.

ASHLAND Town Board meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Main Street, Ashland (734-3636)
CATSKILL Village meeting at 7 p.m. at the Firehouse, 1 Central Ave. (behind Walgreens) (943-3830).
COPAKE Environmental Committee meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GREENE COUNTY LEGISLATURE holds Buildings & Grounds, Conservation, Public Safety, Highway, Government Operations, and Finance committee meetings at 6 p.m. at County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
HUDSON Informal Common Council meeting at 7 p.m., City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Village meeting at 8 p.m.
NEW BALTIMORE Town meeting at 7:30 p.m. at 3809 Rt. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671)/
PRATTSVILLE Town meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 14517 Main St., Prattsville (299-3125).

WGXC Community Council meeting at 6:30 p.m., at the Catskill Community Center, 344 Main St., Catskill (697-7400). WGXC Community Council is a group appointed by the free103point9 Board of Directors*, the WGXC Community Council serves in a significant advisory capacity to station management. The Council represents and reflects both the diversity of potential listeners served within the WGXC 90.7-FM coverage map, as well as the station’s active constituents. In addition to representation, the Council provides fundraising leadership and support to enable the station sustainability and growth. Members serve on at least one (and no more than two) of the following committees: Fundraising, Outreach, Programming, and Policy and Internal Affairs. The public is invited to observe Council meetings. Every meeting includes a time for public comments at the conclusion of the meeting.
*Transmission arts organization free103point9 is the license holder of 90.7-FM and parent organization of WGXC.

The day ahead on 90.7-FM

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

12 a.m. (midnight): Radio News: Headlines Radio and media news.
1 a.m.: Cammisa Buerhaus Tune in to hear Wave Farm Artist-in-residence Cammisa Buerhaus speak with Wave Farm's Tom Roe about her work, her residency project, and special playlist of influential works.
3 a.m.: Anna Friz Selected works, performances, lectures, and more from radio artist Anna Friz.
5 a.m.: This Week in Radio News: 20130812 Reports from "Free Speech Radio News" about the Federal Communications Commission's vote to lower prison phone call rates, and about new revelations National Security Administration spying on Americans. Also, "Amateur Radio Newsline" reports on the sun's flipping magnetic poles, and "Democracy Now!" reports on cable television reform.

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

6 a.m.: Al Jazeera English
7 a.m.: WGXC Morning Show Morning news, music, interviews features and agriculture reporting. Also local news, previews of events in Greene and Columbia counties, music, and more. Call in to have your say 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, weather, and events. Call 518-828-0290 to comment during the "WGXC Morning Show."
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: Al Jazeera English
6:30 p.m.: Free Speech Radio News