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  חשון 14, 5774 , 18/10/13

Weekend Weather: Wet and Cooler than Usual, then Warmer

It will be clear to cloudy and cooler on Friday, with winds up to 35 kilometers/22 miles an hour. Scattered showers are expected in the north and center of the country during the day, accompanied by a chance of isolated thunderstorms. Light rain is expected in the north overnight with isolated showers Shabbat morning and afternoon. Temperatures will drop below normal on Shabbat but a warming trend, starting Sunday, will bring temperatures above average on Monday under fair skies. Strong northerly winds are expected along the Mediterranean coast.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem, Haifa: 23Celsius/73Fahrenheit; Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 28C/82F;
Golan Heights: 25/77; Tel Aviv: 24/75: Be'er Sheva': 26/79;
Dead Sea: 32/90; Eilat: 31/88

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