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  1/25/2013, Shevat 14, 5773

Weekend Weather: Warmer than Usual; Wet in Places


It will be partly cloudy through Monday, with above average temperatures Friday and Shabbat. The Friday forecast includes overcast in between the clouds and a chance of rain in the south, accompanied by a slight chance of flash floods, which may resume Shabbat afternoon and spread to eastern parts of the country before breaking up on Sunday morning. A significant drop in temperature is expected Sunday, continuing into Monday, when occasional showers and isolated storms are expected, mainly in the north.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem, Haifa: 18Celsius/64Fahrenheit; Golan Heights: 20C/68F;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 23/73; Tel Aviv, Eilat: 21/70;
Be'er Sheva: 19/66; Dead Sea: 22/72