News Briefs

  10/26/2012, Cheshvan 10, 5773

Weekend Weather: Wet, then Warmer

Occasional showers and thunderstorms are expected in the north and center, Friday, with a chance of light rain in the northern Negev. There's a risk of flash flooding in the Jordan Valley, the Judean Desert and the Dead Sea area. The rain may continue into Shabbat morning, otherwise partial cloudiness will clear during the day and a slight warming trend will begin, bringing temperatures above average with low humidity on Monday under clear to cloudy skies.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem: 22Celsius/72Fahrenheit; Tel Aviv: 26C/79F;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Be'er Sheva': 27/81;
Golan Heights, Haifa: 23/73;
Dead Sea: 33/9; Eilat: 31/88