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  Shvat 28, 5772 , 21/02/12

Weather: Desert Winds to Warm Most of the Country

It will be clear to partly cloudy on Tuesday with easterly winds, gusting up to 35 kilometers/23 miles an hour in most. On the coastal plain, south of the Carmel Ridge, the winds will be out of the north at up to 30 kilometers/20 miles an hour. Aside from a slight warming trend, no significant change is expected until Thursday, when the winds taper off. On Friday, it will be slightly cooler with local rain becoming stronger in the evening.

Tuesday highs:
Jerusalem: 11Celsius/51Fahrenheit; Golan Heights: 14C/57F; Haifa: 15/59;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Tel Aviv, Be'er Sheva: 18/64;
Dead Sea: 20/68; Eilat: 22/72

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