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  Shvat 6, 5772 , 30/01/12

Weather: Rain, Starting in the South

It will be cloudy, Monday, with scattered showers starting in the south and spreading to the rest of the country with flash flooding possible in the south and east. The rain will continue in the north, Tuesday, accompanied by isolated thunderstorms. Winds will pick up during the day, continuing through Wednesday, when temperatures will drop below normal. The rain will intensify and spread to the center Tuesday night, reaching the Negev and Arava on Wednesday, accompanied by flooding in the south and east. Snow is expected on Mount Hermon. It will still be rainy on Thursday morning, otherwise partly cloudy and warmer.

Monday highs:
Jerusalem: 12Celsius/53Fahrenheit; Golan Heights, Haifa: 13C/55F:
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Tel Aviv: 17/63; Be'er Sheva': 14/57;
Dead Sea: 18/64; Eilat:19/66

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