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  תמוז 13, 5774 , 11/07/14

Weekend Weather: Sharav on Shabbat

Fair skies are forecast through Monday with above-average temperatures on Friday, accompanied by low humidity in the mountains and inland areas and high humidity along the Mediterranean coast. There's a high fire index in the northern and central mountains, the Hula Valley and the northeastern Negev. Additional warming and heat stress on Shabbat will make for Sharav extremes in the inland areas. Sunday will see a significant decrease in temperatures and heat stress with additional cooling on Monday bringing temperatures below average, mainly in the mountains.

Friday highs:
Jerusalem: 32Celsius/90Fahrenheit; Kinneret/Sea of Galilee: 39C/102F;
Golan Heights: 35/95; Haifa, Tel Aviv: 30/86; Be'er Sheva': 36/97;
Dead Sea: 40/104; Eilat: 43/109

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