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Weathercast: Warmup begins Wednesday after chilly start to the week

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The Wilson Times' area is likely to continue with below average temperatures Tuesday and Wednesday. After that, arctic air is forecast to be blocked from getting here for quite a while.

Daytime temperatures should steadily increase after Tuesday through Saturday.

The high Tuesday under sunny skies will struggle to get past 40, but it's the mid-40s Wednesday, around 50 Thursday and the upper 50s to near 60 Friday and Saturday. Lows go from the mid-20s overnight Tuesday and Wednesday to around freezing overnight Thursday, and then to the 48-to-50-degree range overnight Friday.

Skies should be sunny Tuesday and Wednesday. Clouds start arriving Thursday followed by a chance of rain late Friday.

For details, please click on the Weathercast's audio link below.


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 Jan. 21.