Friday, March 13, 2015 local almanac
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 45F; low 30F.[/caption]
[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 44F; low 31F.[/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 east central New York for Fri., Mar. 13. There is a chance of freezing rain late Friday. A storm system will impact the region over the weekend, although most of the precipitation will fall as rain, a brief period of freezing rain is possible for late Friday into early Saturday morning. The best chance for a prolonged period of freezing rain is across the southern Adirondacks, to the southern Green Mountains and Berkshires.
Today: Partly sunny. High near 41. Friday night, mostly cloudy. Low around 31.
Forecast for the next three days:
Saturday: Rain, mainly before 5 p.m. High near 45. Saturday night, a chance of rain showers before 3 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 34.
Sunday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 11 a.m., then a slight chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. High near 43. Sunday night, partly cloudy. Low around 26.
Monday: Sunny. High near 49. Monday night, a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy. Low around 35
Sunset today: 6:58 p.m.
Length of the day: 11:47 hrs.
Today is the second Friday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
(All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.)
HUDSON Historic Preservation Commission meeting, 10 a.m. at 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
The day ahead on WGXC 90.7-FM
1 a.m.: Taran's Free Jazz Hour: Marylin Crispell Episode 06 of 2015 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 Local news, weather, events, music and more. Live from the WGXC Acra Studio at the Wave Farm Study Center in Greene Co. Hosted by Tom Roe.
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
7 p.m.: Guest DJ: DJ OdNu A great mix of styles -- pop, R&B, folk, jazz, and classical -- but with electronic influences.