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  2/1/2013, Shevat 21, 5773

Weekend Weather: Rain to Stop on Shabbat


Showers, thunderstorms and strong winds are expected in most of the country on Friday, accompanied by a continued risk of flash floods in low-lying areas. Snow is expected over Mount Hermon. The rain will weaken in the evening hours, with a chance of light rain Shabbat morning. Otherwise it will be partly cloudy with a rise in temperatures to warmer than usual by Monday as the skies clear up. Strong easterly winds are expected to prevail in the north on Monday.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem: 8Celsius/46Fahrenheit; Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 13C/55F;
Golan Heights: 9/48; Haifa: 11/51; Tel Aviv, Be'er Sheva': 14/57;
Dead Sea: 19/66; Eilat: 18/64