Friday, November 21, 2014 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 31F; low 20F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 31F; low 20F.[/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: Mostly sunny. High near 36. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 17.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 39. Saturday night, a chance of rain, freezing rain, and sleet before 1 a.m., then a chance of freezing rain between 1 a.m. and 4 a.m., then a slight chance of rain after 4 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 31.
Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 9 a.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 50. Sunday night, rain likely, mainly after 1 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 39.
Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 1 p.m. Cloudy. High near 61. Monday night, a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 44.
Today is the third Friday of the month.
WGXC is unaware of any recurring meetings scheduled for today.
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Spontaneous Music Ensemble Episode 31 of 2014 of two-hour free jazz show that airs on eight European radio stations and Wave Farm Radio and WGXC 90.7-FM in the Hudson Valley, in New York, in the United States. Click on title to access the playlist.
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: Tom Fucito, Julia Kent, Cathy Start, Maureen Forrester, Pete Lopez Local interviews, local news, regional events, music and more, live from Wave Farm in Acra in Greene County. "Democracy Now!" interrupts the local proceedings live at 8 a.m., with international news from Manhattan and Amy Goodman. At 9:30 a.m., host Tom Roe is joined by Certified Public Accountant, Tom Fucito. Based in Cairo, New York (Greene County), Fucito will discuss year-end financial planning for both small businesses and individuals, including taxes and charitable giving. Email your questions in advance to email@example.com or call in live during the show to WGXC's Acra studio at 518-622-2598. Also, cellist Julia Kent calls in ahead of her performance Nov. 23 at Helsinki Hudson with Alexander Turnquist and Sontag Shogun. Also, interviews and speeches from the Cairo Library's 50th Anniversary Golden Jubillee Thu., Nov. 20 with Cathy Start, Maureen Forrester, and Pete Lopez. Also new local music from Elvis Perkins, Liv Carrow, and others are featured.
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.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News: Pete Lopez Local headlines, weather, listings of local public meetings and more. Also, an interview with New York Assemblymember Pete Lopez about libraries and the next legislative session at the Cairo Library Golden Jubilee.
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: Jeff Monkash Special about jazz pianist Bud Powell.