Forecast: Post-Passover heat wave imminent

Second spike in temperatures in two weeks to hit Israel by Tuesday.

Tova Dvorin ,

Eilat beach glows in the sun (file)
Eilat beach glows in the sun (file)
Nati Shohat/Flash 90

Passover's heat wave was only the beginning of high temperatures, forecasters predict Sunday - with another on the way by mid-week.

Weather will be hot, dry, and cloudy Sunday. 

Temperatures will range from 18°C (64.4°F) - 32°C (89.6°F) in Tel Aviv; 16°C (60.8°F) - 33°C (91.4°F) in Jerusalem; 16°C (60.8°F) - 32°C (89.6°F) in Haifa; 15°C (59°F) - 30°C (86°F) in Tzfat; 14°C (57.2°F) - 33°C (91.4°F) in Katzrin; 17°C (62.6°F) - 36°C (96.8°F) in Tiveria; 23°C (73.4°F) - 36°C (96.8°F) in the Dead Sea area; 15°C (59°F) - 36°C (96.8°F) in Be'er Sheva; 15°C (59°F) - 34°C (93.2°F) in Mitzpe Ramon; and 26°C (78.8°F) - 36°C (96.8°F) in Eilat.

On Monday, temperatures will drop slightly and skies will clear, but temperatures will remain higher than the seasonal average; Tuesday will bring another heat wave, with a sudden spike in temperatures.



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