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Weathercast: Typical summer weather for the week ahead

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The greater Wilson area can expect typical summer weather for much of the week, with high temperatures around or just above 90 and only slight rain chances, Al Thomas explains in this installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by

Only pop-up showers and thunderstorms are possible Tuesday through Saturday, with rain chances peaking at 30% on Wednesday but minimal at 15% for the rest of the week. Highs should be in the 90-92-degree range with the heat index in the mid-90s Wednesday through Saturday.

A cold front could sweep through eastern North Carolina on Saturday. Listen to the Weathercast below for more details.


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 Aug. 6.