News Briefs

  2/8/2013, Shevat 28, 5773

Weekend Weather: Temperature Peak Friday, then Cooler

It will be clear to partly cloudy and warmer, Friday, with strong easterly winds expected in the north. A slight drop in temperatures is forecast for Shabbat, mainly in the coastal plain and lower inland elevations. Additional slight cooling is expected on Sunday, mainly inland and in the mountains. It will be partly cloudy on Monday with strengthening winds bringing additional cooling. Scattered showers are expected in the north and center of the country.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem, Golan Heights: 17Celsius/63Fahrenheit; Haifa: 19C/66F;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Tel Aviv: 23/73; Be'er Sheva': 22/72;
Dead Sea: 26/79; Eilat: 24/75