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  Kislev 24, 5772 , 20/12/11

Weather: Temperatures and Winds to Fall

It will be fair with continued above-average temperatures on Tuesday with easterly winds up to 45 kilometers/29 miles an hour except in the Mediterranean coastal plain. People are asked to be careful with fire in the north and in mountain regions. During the day the winds will die down and cooler, moister air will enter from the west. On Wednesday it will be partly cloudy and significantly cooler, especially in the mountains, through Thursday with a chance of showers Thursday evening. On Friday, winds will pick up bringing temperatures below average. There's a chance of scattered showers in the north.

Tuesday highs:
Jerusalem: 20Celsius/68Fahrenheit; Eilat: 28C/82F;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Be'er Sheva': 26/79;
Golan Heights, Haifa: 22/72; Tel Aviv, Dead Sea: 25/77

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