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Weathercast: After a mild weekend, brace for early December chill

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Wilson, Nash and Johnston counties will enjoy comfortable temperatures through Monday, but a cold front expected next week will make the start of December live up to the month's chilly reputation, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in this weekend's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by

Showers are in the forecast for Saturday, with a 60 percent chance of rain during the day rising to 80 percent by early evening. The daytime high should be well above the seasonal average of 59 degrees.

Highs could reach the mid-70s on Sunday and the upper 60s on Monday. A cold front will drop temperatures to the low 40s overnight, with Tuesday's high rebounding to the low 50s. How cold will it get during the workweek? Listen to the Weathercast below for a hint.


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 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 weekend Weathercast.