Weather forecast: Polar front to continue to affect the region

Weather today is partly cloudy to cloudy and very cold with steady temperature which remains 9C below the seasonal average, said the Palestinian Meteorological Department (PMD).

Scattered light rainfall is still expected on various districts, especially in the morning and noon hours. Snow flurries are expected on mountains with an altitude above 800 meters, especially in the south. Frost formation is expected in the early morning and night hours, especially in mountainous districts.

Moderate to active northwesterly wind prevails. Sea waves are medium. Sea waves are medium.

Temperature in Jerusalem and Bethlehem is expected to reach a high of 5C and a low of 1C and in Ramallah and Hebron, a high of 4C and a low of 0C. In Jericho, the Dead Sea and the Jordan Valley, temperature is expected to reach a high of 14C and a low of 8C, while it is expected to reach a high of 13C and a low of 8C in Gaza and the coastal areas.

The cold front is set to continue to affect the region on Tuesday, paving the way to partly cloudy and very cold conditions, particularly in the early morning and night hours. Temperature is set to slightly rise, but remains unseasonably low. Frost is expected to form in most districts.

Wednesday’s temperature is set to significantly rise with partly cloudy and cold to very cold conditions. Scattered light rainfall is expected, particularly in the north.

Thursday’s temperature is set to further significantly rise and become seasonal, paving the way to clear and mild conditions in daytime and relatively cold conditions in nighttime.

PMD warns people against frost formation, slippery roads and low visibility on Monday and Tuesday.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency