Week begins with hot weather

Small heat wave to grace Israel again Sunday after pleasant weekend.

Tova Dvorin,

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

Temperatures will spike again Sunday, after days of pleasant weather. 

Highs Sunday will reach 33°C (91.4°F) in Katzrin; 30°C (86°F) in Tzfat (Safed); 30°C (86°F) in Ariel; 30°C (86°F) in Nahariya; 31°C (87.8°F) in Tel Aviv; 31°C (87.8°F) in Jerusalem; 39°C (102.2°F) in the Dead Sea area; 34°C (93.2°F) in Rehovot; 28°C (82.4°F) in Ashkelon; 35°C (95°F) in Arad; 37°C (98.6°F) in Be'er Sheva; and 40°C (104°F) in Eilat. 

Cooler weather will prevail Monday, with localized rain in northern Israel and along the coast. 

On Wednesday, on the eve of Lag Ba'Omer, there will be a slight rise in temperatures, but remain cool overnight.