Tuesday, April 19, 2016 local almanac
Local weather forecast
The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Red Flag Warning for low relative humidity and gusty winds from noon until 6 p.m., Tue., Apr. 19. The combination of dry fuels, low humidity and gusty winds will make for critical fire weather conditions.
Today: Cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing. High near 62. Tuesday night, mostly clear. Low around 36.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
WEDNESDAY: Sunny. High near 62. Wednesday night, mostly clear. Low around 36.
THURSDAY: A slight chance of showers after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny. High near 72. Thursday night a chance of showers after 8 p.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 50.
Sunrise today: 6:06 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:42 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 13:36 hrs.
Today is the third Tuesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
COLUMBIA County Board of Supervisors Health and Medical Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m. at 401 State St., Hudson (828-1527).
COLUMBIA Economic Development Corporation annual member meeting, 7:30 a.m. at Kozel's Restaurant, 1006 Route 9H, Ghent (828-3326).
COLUMBIA Economic Development Corporation Loan Committee meeting, 1 p.m. at 4303 Route 9, Hudson (828-4718).
DURHAM Town Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Building, 7309 State Rt. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
GERMANTOWN Town Board meeting, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 50 Palatine Park Rd., Germantown (537-6687).
GREENE County Community Services Board meeting, 3 p.m. at Greene County Mental Health Center, Room 222, 905 Co. Rd. 80, Cairo (622-9163).
HUDSON Common Council Finance Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m.; public hearing on proposed local law to establish a new zoning district and to designate "hotel" as a conditionally permitted use in the city's southern waterfront district, 6:30 p.m.; Formal Common Council meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
HUNTER Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville (589-6150).
PHILMONT Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m., Philmont Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
QUESTAR III BOCES budget vote and board election will take place in regular or special meetings simultaneously conducted within each component school district located in Columbia, Greene and Rennsselaer counties. Check with your local school board for exact location and time (479-6882).
TAGHKANIC Planning Board workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, Route 82, West Taghkanic (851-7638).
VALATIE Village Board meeting (rescheduled from Apr. 12), Village Hall, 3211 Church St., Valatie (758-9806).