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Weathercast: Hot start to September as temps rise this week

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The Wilson Times area is likely to suffer through midsummer-like heat this week before catching a good break over the weekend.

Afternoon high temperatures go from the mid-80s Tuesday to the low 90s Wednesday and then the mid-90s Thursday and Friday. The heat index is expected to get to around 105 degrees Thursday and Friday.

A cold front is likely to arrive and pass through during the first part of the weekend, dropping highs into the low- to mid-80s Saturday and the mid-80s Sunday. The heat index both days should be in the 80s.

Rain chances Tuesday are 30% but are only 20% Wednesday and Thursday.

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 week of Sept. 1.