Forecast: Local Showers, Cooler Weather

Rain to return with light local showers in north, center of the country.

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Maayana Miskin,

Rain in Jerusalem
Rain in Jerusalem
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Rain will return Sunday after a mostly dry week, weather forecasters have predicted. Light local showers are likely throughout the day in the north and center of the country.

Temperatures are expected to drop, particularly in the north. Skies will be partially cloudy.

On Monday, skies are expected to remain partially cloudy, with local showers still likely in the north until the afternoon. Temperatures are expected to rise slightly.

Temperatures will continue to rise on Tuesday and Wednesday, forecasters say. Skies will remain partially cloudy.

The Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) is currently 211 meters and 24 centimeters under sea level. The surface of the lake has not risen in the past 24 hours. It remains 1.76 meters below the upper “red line” at which the Degania dam would be opened to prevent flooding