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Weathercast: Memorial Day weekend should be seasonable

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Partly cloudy skies and seasonable temperatures are forecast for the Wilson Times area over Memorial Day weekend.

There is a 25% chance of an isolated shower or thunderstorm Saturday, but otherwise rain chances stay at 15% or less into Wednesday.

High temperatures are likely to get into the low 80s Saturday and Sunday followed by highs around 80 Monday and Tuesday. Overnight lows hold in the 58 to 60-degree range except for overnight Saturday’s mid-60s.

The average high temperature has moved into the low 80s while the average low is in the upper 50s.

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

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