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  4/25/2014, Nissan 25, 5774

Weekend Weather: Average Temperatures on Shabbat

It will be clear to partly cloudy and warmer than usual on Friday despite a drop in temperature, mainly in the Mediterranean coastal plain. Winds will pick up before noon, reaching speeds of up to 40 kilometers/26 miles an hour with the possibility of haze. A fire warning is in effect because of the high temperature and low humidity. It will be mostly clear during the day on Shabbat with temperatures returning to their seasonal average. Sunday and Monday will see fair skies and a slight warming trend.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem: 32Celsius/90Fahrenheit; Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 38C/100F;
Golan Heights, Be'er Sheva': 35/95; Haifa: 31/88; Tel Aviv: 28/82;
Dead Sea: 40/104; Eilat: 36/97