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  Shvat 7, 5772 , 31/01/12

Weather: Partly Cloudy and Windy, if not Rainy

It will be partly cloudy with winds up to 40 kilometers/26 miles an hour and a high-wave warning at Mediterranean beaches,Tuesday. Temperatures will rise in the south and center of the country, with occasional showers and a chance of thunderstorms expected in the north during the day. At night, the rain will strengthen and spread to the center, reaching the northern Negev on Wednesday, when scattered showers will be accompanied by a risk of flash flooding in southern and eastern river beds. The strong winds will drive temperatures below normal and snow is expected over Mount Hermon. There's a chance of isolated rain Thursday morning, otherwise partly cloudy with temperatures rising through Friday.

Tuesday highs:
Jerusalem, Haifa: 13Celsius/55Fahrenheit; Golan Heights: 11C/51F:
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 16/61; Tel Aviv, Be'er Sheva': 17/63:
Dead Sea, Eilat: 21/70

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