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Wednesday, December 24, 2014 local almanac

Dec 24, 2014 12:01 am
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[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 44F; low 44F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 45F; low 45F.[/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:

The National Weather Service in Albany has issued a Flood Watch from 1 p.m., Wed., Dec. 24 through Friday morning, Dec. 26 for east central New York and western New England. A steady rain will overspread the area Wednesday and continue well into the overnight hours as a low pressure system impacts the region. The rain is expected to be heavy at times. In addition to the rainfall, there will be runoff from snow melt as temperatures rise into the 40s and 50s Wednesday afternoon and evening. The runoff may result in flooding of small streams and creeks, as well as minor flooding on some of the main stem rivers as well. Urban and poor drainage flooding is likely.

Today: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Areas of fog before 11 a.m. High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. Wednesday night, rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:

Thursday (Christmas Day): Showers likely before 9 a.m. Cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around 44 by 5 p.m. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 32.
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 48. Friday night, partly cloudy. Low around 32.
Saturday: Mostly sunny. High near 48. Saturday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 35.

Sunrise today: 7:22 a.m.
Sunset today: 4:28 p.m.
Length of the day: 9:06 hrs.

Public meetings
Today is the fourth Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)

KINDERHOOK Historical Committee meeting, 7 p.m., Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).

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