News Briefs

  1/15/2013, Shevat 4, 5773

Weather: Windy in Places; Warmer than Usual by Thursday

Fair weather is forecast for Tuesday, with a slight warming trend that will bring temperatures above average by Thursday and Friday. Easterly winds will strengthen to 40 kilometers/26 miles per hour in the north, the central mountains and the Eilat area through Wednesday. It will be partly cloudy to overcast on Wednesday and Thursday; clear to partly cloudy on Friday.

Tuesday highs:
Jerusalem: 13Celsius/55Fahrenheit; Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 18C/64F;
Golan Heights, Haifa: 16/61; Be'er Sheva': 19/66;
Tel Aviv, Dead Sea, Eilat: 20/68