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Weathercast: Warm, humid temperatures expected this week

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Calendars say summer is almost over, but much of this week will see midsummer-like temperatures and heat indexes, Al Thomas says in this installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by

Expect highs in the 87-89-degree range Tuesday and Wednesday with the feels-like temp in the low 90s rising to the mid-90s on Thursday. Minimal rain chances increase to 30% Thursday evening as a weak, backdoor cold front approaches. The chance of showers and storms should hold steady at 30% through Sunday.

Overnight lows will range from 66-68 degrees and winds should be light, averaging 5 mph except in thunderstorms.


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 Sept. 10.