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  Tishrei 21, 5773 , 07/10/12

Weather: Isolated Rain, Thunder Through Tuesday

It will be clear to partly cloudy on Sunday with a chance of isolated rain in the north and in the Mediterranean coastal plain. There's a chance of isolated afternoon and evening thunderstorms in the mountains, spreading to other areas of the north and the center of the country for Monday's Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah holiday, accompanied by a drop in temperatures. Tuesday's forecast calls for scattered showers, mainly in the north, with slight warming on Wednesday.

Sunday highs:
Jerusalem, Haifa: 26Celsius/79Fahrenheit; Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 33C/91F;
Golan Heights, Tel Aviv: 28/82, Be'er Sheva': 29/84;
Dead Sea: 35/95; Eilat: 34/93

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