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  Nissan 18, 5773 , 29/03/13

Weekend Weather: Warming to Sharav by Sunday

It will be fair on Friday, becoming unseasonably warm, mainly in the mountain and inland areas. Temperatures will continue to rise on Shabbat with strong northerly winds along the Mediterranean coast. Gusty winds are expected everywhere on Sunday under partly cloudy skies as temperatures reach Sharav heatwave proportions. The warmer-than-usual conditions will continue on Monday until the afternoon, when cooler, moister air reaches the region, bringing temperatures down.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem, Golan Heights, Tel Aviv: 24Celsius/75Fahrenheit; Haifa: 22C/72F;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Be'er Sheva': 28/82;
Dead Sea: 30/86; Eilat: 33/91

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