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  5/18/2012, Iyar 26, 5772

Weekend Weather: Cooling to Below Seasonal Average


Clear to partly cloudy weather is forecast for Friday with a significant drop in temperature, particularly in the Mediterranean coastal plain and the northern Negev,  but it will still be warmer than usual, especially along the eastern border. Additional cooling on Shabbat will bring temperatures below the seasonal average, with an additional slight drop expected on Sunday. Continued cooler than usual weather is forecast for Monday under partly cloudy skies with scattered showers in the north and center of the country.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Haifa: 26Celsius/79Fahrenheit;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 34C/93F; Golan Heights: 30/86;
Be'er Sheva': 31/88; Dead Sea: 36/97; Eilat: 99/102