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Weathercast: Cold front holding high temps in the 70s this week

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A cold front expected Tuesday should knock daytime temperatures back down into the 70s, but there's only a slight chance of a passing shower in the greater Wilson area.

Weather models showed most rainfall developing to the east and north of us, but the region could see rain depending on how quickly and exactly where a coastal low will develop Tuesday into Wednesday, Al Thomas explains in this week's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by

Winds should increase to more than 10 mph from the northeast with gusts in the upper teens as the front makes its way through. Highs will be in the low 70s Tuesday and Wednesday, the mid-70s Thursday and Friday and the upper 70s on Saturday. Overnight lows are expected in the 56-58-degree range.

Listen to the Weathercast below for a look ahead to Sunday and another cold front on the horizon.


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 Weathercast for the week of Oct. 8.