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Tuesday, June 9, 2015 local almanac

Jun 09, 2015 12:01 am
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Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 76F; low 56F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 76F; low 55F.[/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 Hazardous Weather Outlook for the region. There is a slight risk for severe thunderstorms across eastern New York and western New England into Tuesday evening. Any thunderstorm that does form could produce locally damaging wind and large hail, as well as heavy rainfall.

Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4 p.m. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80 percent. Tuesday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10 p.m. Some of the storms could produce small hail, gusty winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Forecast for the next three days:
Mostly sunny. High near 83. Wednesday night, isolated showers and thunderstorms after 9 p.m. Partly cloudy. Low around 62.
Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny. High near 86. Thursday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy. Low around 58.
Friday: Partly sunny. High near 85. Friday night, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Low around 65.

Sunrise today: 5:18 a.m.
Sunset today: 8:30 p.m.
Length of the day: 15:12 hrs.

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

CATSKILL Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
CHATHAM Workshop meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Chatham High School library, 50 Woodbridge Ave., Chatham (391-2400).
CHATHAM Planning Board meeting, 7 p.m. at 488 Route 295, Chatham (392-3262).
COPAKE Land Use Review Committee, 7 p.m.; Board of Ethics, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234)
COXSACKIE Town board meeting, 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, Reed St., Coxsackie (731-2727).
DURHAM Chamber meeting, 7 p.m. at Town building, 7309 St. Rte. 81, East Durham (239-8260).
LEXINGTON Planning Board meeting, 8 p.m. at Town Hall, 3542 Rte. 42, Lexington (989-6476).
STUYVESANT Trails Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).