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Thursday, May 14, 2015 local almanac

May 14, 2015 12:01 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 72F; low 42F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 72F; low 43F.[/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: Sunny. High near 70. Thursday night, mostly clear. Low around 41.

Forecast for the next three days:
Friday: Mostly sunny. High near 73. Friday night, a chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 54.
Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8 a.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 78. Saturday night, a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 59.
Sunday: Partly sunny. High near 78. Sunday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 56.

Sunrise today: 5:34 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:08 p.m.
Length of the day: 14:34 hrs.

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

CHATHAM Village Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Village Hall, 77 Main Street, Chatham (392-5821).
CLAVERACK Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 91 Church St., Mellenville (672-7911).
COPAKE Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mountainview Road, Copake (329-1234).
GALLATIN Town Board meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 667 Route 7, Ancram (398-7519).
HUDSON Common Council Legal Committee meeting, 6 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
KINDERHOOK Planning Board Workshop meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
LIVINGSTON Town board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 119 County Route 19.
NEW BALTIMORE Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3809 Co. Rte. 51, Hannacroix (756-6671).
PHILMONT Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. at Village Hall, 124 Main St., Philmont (672-7032).
STUYVESANT Town Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Drive, Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TANNERSVILLE Village trustees meet at 7 p.m. in their Village Hall on Route 23A.
WINDHAM Town board meets at 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 371 State Rt. 296, Hensonville (734-4170).

The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
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 The WGXC Morning Show is a radio magazine show featuring local news, interviews with community leaders and personalities, a rundown of public meetings, local and regional events, with weather updates, and more about and for the community. Broadcast live from the WGXC Hudson Studio. Hosted by Michelle Lewis.
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.
10 a.m.: Prison Voices Project: 20150514 Focus on a college-level course taught through SUNY New Paltz and Brookwood Secure Center in Hudson, N.Y. SUNY New Paltz students who participated in the course and instructors Dr. Karanja Keita Carroll and Dr. Alexandra Cox comment on the experience. Plus information on the current condition of Mumia Abu-Jamal from Dr. Johanna Fernandez of Baruch College, and Richard Rothstein, of the Economic Policy Institute, comments on the current situation in Baltimore, in an excerpt from FAIR's weekly radio show, "CounterSpin." Music featured on the show comes from Asa, Divine RBG featuring Aloe Blacc, and FM LAETI. Produced by Carroll and Cox.
2 p.m.: The Passage: Claudia Bruce, Linda Mussmann An informal, occasionally raucous conversation with Linda Mussmann and Claudia Bruce, co-founders and co-directors of Time & Space Limited, a fixture in Hudson since 1991. The interview was recorded at the WGXC Hudson Studio, Tue., May 12. Produced by Richard Roth.
3 p.m.: Radio Theatre: The Mysterious Mada Sara Part One An anthology series of dramas and comedies for radio. Each week a program will be made up of one radio play. Produced at KSVR Studios at the radio station KSVR-FM in Mount Vernon, Washington. The actors are from the Skagit Radio Repertory Company. The producer is Joseph C McGuire. Part One: Madam Sara is a mysterious woman who is out to steal the wealth of upper class America in the 1930's. She uses secret and dark technology to pretend to be a modern day Sorceress. (This is a slightly re-edited version from Season 3. It should be broadcast first as part of the rest of the series.) Produced by Joseph C McGuire; Edited by Jay Charles; Performers: The Skagit Radio Repertory Company. Made with a grant from the Corporation For Public Broadcasting. From Pacifica Radio.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Ian MacNiven, Karen Schoemer Ian MacNiven, author of "Literchoor Is My Beat: A Life of James Laughlin," and Founder of New Directions Publishing and bookseller Karen Schoemer, will discuss Literchoor adn the New Directions book festival set to sake place at TSL in Hudson, Sun., May 17. Plus local news, a rundown of local and regional events, weather updates, and more about and for the community. Broadcast live from the WGXC Hudson Studio. Hosted by Ellen Thurston and Tom DePietro with Jake "The Intern" Ebel.
6 p.m.: WGXC Evening News
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