News Briefs

  10/19/2012, Cheshvan 3, 5773

Weekend Weather: Warmer than Usual; Maybe Wetter

Variable cloudiness is forecast for Friday with slight cooling but it will still be warmer than usual through Shabbat, when there will be clearing in some places and a small chance of isolated rain in the south. Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected on Sunday, mainly in the south and east, with a risk of flash floods in the Judean desert and the Arava. Isolated showers and additional slight cooling are expected on Monday.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem: 30Celsius/86Fahrenheit, Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 33C/91F,
Golan Heights: 31/88, Haifa: 27/81, Tel Aviv: 28/82,
Be'er Sheva': 32/90, Dead Sea: 35/95, Eilat: 36/97