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  Iyar 19, 5773 , 29/04/13

Weather: Heatwave Continues with Slight Cooling Trend

Sharav extreme heat and low humidity is expected to continue until Wednesday and it will still be very hot and dry in the mountains and inland areas on Thursday. The weather will be punctuated on Monday morning by strong easterly winds in the north and the mountains. On Tuesday there will be a slight drop in temperature in the southern Mediterranean coastal plain, which will spread to the lower inland areas on Wednesday. Wednesday and Thursday evening there is a chance of fog in the coastal plain and the northern Negev, with partial cloudiness expected on Thursday.

Monday highs:
Jerusalem: 31Celsius/88Fahrenheit; Golan Heights: 32C/90F; Haifa: 33/91;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Eilat: 38/100; Tel Aviv: 35/95; Be'er Sheva': 37/99;
Dead Sea: 39/102

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