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Weathercast: Warm temps, plenty of sunshine in store this week

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Temperatures will be at or above the seasonal average of 75 degrees in the Wilson area this week with plenty of sunshine, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in this week's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by

Expect highs in the low 80s Tuesday and Wednesday and overnight lows around 60 degrees. Some weather models predict a 20 percent chance of a stray shower late Wednesday or early Thursday, but it should be mostly sunshine until Thursday night, when rain chances increase to 40 percent jumping to 50 percent on Friday.

Thursday should see an 80-degree high under partly cloudy skies with a low of 60. Friday brings a high in the mid-70s with substantial cloud cover and an overnight cool-off into the mid-50s. Weekend highs are pegged in the mid-70s, and a 20 percent chance of showers is set to return on Sunday.


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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