Unseasonably cool weather is forecast for Friday with variable cloudiness. Occasional showers and isolated thunderstorms are expected from the north to the northern Negev with isolated showers further south, accompanied by the risk of flash floods. Snow is forecast for Mount Hermon with light snow possible in the Golan Heights and the Galilee. With winds, expected to reach 40 kilometers/26 miles an hour in places, there's a high-wave warning at Mediterranean beaches until 10:00 a.m. The rain will weaken in the afternoon and stop at night. it will be partly cloudy starting on Shabbat during the day with continued below-average temperatures despite a slight rise in temperature. Sunday will see a significant rise in temperature and there's a chance of haze and light rain on Monday.
Jerusalem: 8Celsius/46Celsius; Golan Heights: 10C/50F;
Kinneret/Sea of Galilee, Tel Aviv: 15/59; Haifa, Be'er Sheva': 14/57;
Dead Sea: 19/66; Eilat: 18/64