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Weathercast: Warm temps usher in official start of autumn

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Above-average temperatures and low humidity will mark eastern North Carolina's transition from summer to fall on Monday, Al Thomas explains in this weekend's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by

Daytime highs will remain in the 85-87-degree range Saturday through Tuesday with lows beginning around 60, then warming up overnight Monday and Tuesday to the mid-60s. There's almost no chance of rain through Monday and only a minimal 10% chance through Tuesday. Light winds of 5 mph or less will come from the south Saturday through Monday switching to the north on Tuesday.

Listen to the Weathercast audio file below to find out which day will have equal parts daytime and nighttime as the season changes.


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 below to listen to The Wilson Times Weathercast for the weekend of Sept. 21.