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Weathercast: Heat index could reach 105 as dog days of summer continue

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Friday’s brief break in the summertime heat is in the past, and nothing but the 90s lies ahead for the Wilson Times area until Wednesday.

After Saturday’s expected high between 90 and 92, Sunday through Tuesday move at least into the mid-90s with a heat index range between 102 and 105 degrees.

There is a 30% chance of a thunderstorm Saturday, dropping to less than 20% Sunday and Monday before rebounding to 30% Tuesday.

Saturday’s overnight low will likely get to 70. Starting overnight Sunday, the low should hold in the mid-70s until Wednesday night.

For details, please click on the Weathercast’s audio link below.


Albert Thomas Jr., a Wilson attorney and retired judge, will weigh in on Wilson’s weather conditions each Tuesday and Saturday. Thomas is a forecast aficionado who recalls Wilson community weatherman Joe Overman’s broadcasts on WVOT radio.

Visit WilsonTimes.com each Tuesday for a look at workweek weather highlights and get Wilson County’s weekend forecast each Saturday morning.

  • Click the play button to listen to the Weathercast for the weekend of July 25.