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Weathercast: Warming trend brings mid-80s by the weekend

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Rising temperatures and minimal chances of precipitation highlight this week in the Wilson Times area.

Starting with below-average highs in the upper 60s Tuesday and around 70 Wednesday, southerly breezes should help bring in 80 on Thursday and the mid-80s Friday and Saturday.

The overnight lows will likewise be on the increase.

Overnight Tuesday and Wednesday temperatures are expected to settle in the upper 40s while overnight Thursday stops near 60.

The extended forecast is for more 80-plus-degree temperatures into early next week, and likely beyond, with shower chances increasing by Sunday afternoon and Monday.

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 Tuesday, May 12.