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  5/4/2012, Iyar 12, 5772

Weekend Weather: Temperature to Peak on Shabbat

It will be clear to partly cloudy and slightly warmer on Friday with a jump in temperatures on Shabbat that will bring Sharav heatwave conditions to the coastal plain and northern Negev. On Sunday morning it will be warmer and drier than usual with a chance of haze. Afternoon winds will bring cooler and moister air, with a significant drop in temperature on Monday to seasonal norms.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem, Tel Aviv: 23Celsius/77Fahrenheit; Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 32C/90F;
Golan Heights: 26/79; Haifa: 23/73; Be'er Sheva': 31/88;
Dead Sea: 36/97; Eilat: 35/95