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  5/31/2013, Sivan 22, 5773

Weekend Weather: Unseasonably Warm; Sharav Sunday


Visibility may be limited due to dust until 8:00 Friday morning. Otherwise it will continue to be unseasonably warm through Shabbat, mainly in the mountains and inland areas, despite a decrease in temperature on Friday. There's a fire warning both days in the eastern Negev, the central mountains, the Lower Galilee and the northern valleys. A significant jump in temperature on Sunday will bring about Sharav extreme heat and dry conditions through late Monday morning, when winds will pick up, bringing cooler, moister air into the region.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem, Haifa, Tel Aviv: 29Celsius/84Fahrenheit; Golan Heights: 32C/90F;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 36/97; Be'er Sheva': 35/95; Dead Sea, Eilat: 40/104