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A weak cold front streaking through the region on Saturday won't break the cycle of above-average early fall temperatures in Wilson County, Albert Thomas Jr. explains in this weekend's installment of The Wilson Times Weathercast brought to you by ENCWheels.com.
Daytime highs will range from 83 degrees to 86 degrees Saturday through Wednesday - that's 6-9 degrees above the average daytime high of 77 degrees for this forecast period. Lows will be in the mid-60s, more than 10 degrees above the average low, a crisp 51.
Expect a light breeze and slight chances of rain during the day Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
The record high for this forecast period is 99 degrees, set in 1951, and the record low is 34 degrees, reached in 1965 and 1984.
ABOUT THE WEATHERCAST
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 WilsonTimes.com each Tuesday for a look at workweek weather highlights and get Wilson County's weekend forecast each Saturday morning.