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Weathercast: Temps cool down into the 70s, low 80s

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After a hot and humid start to the fall season, the greater Wilson area will finally see an extended period of seasonal weather Saturday through Tuesday, Al Thomas explains in this installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by

High temperatures should remain at or below 82 degrees at least through Wednesday. Saturday should be pleasant with a high in the mid-70s under partly cloudy skies. Sunday will warm up into the 80-82-degree range. Overnight lows should hold around 60. Expect low 80s on Monday and low 70s on Tuesday with the arrival of a cold front. Sunrise Wednesday should see a crisp 52-54 degrees.

Rain chances will rise from 15% during the day Monday to 25% Monday evening and overnight, then decrease to 15% Tuesday morning and less than 10% in the afternoon.

The Weathercast's audio portion is back, so click the play button below for more details on the weekend and early workweek forecast.


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 weekend of Oct. 5.