Weather: Occasional rain, slight rise in temperature

A slight rise in temperature is expected today in Palestine with partly cloudy to cloudy skies, and with a chance of scattered rain and possibly thunderstorms over some areas, according to the Palestinian Meteorological Department (PMD).

Winds are southwesterly, moderate to active, and sea waves are medium.

Temperature in the capital, Jerusalem, and Bethlehem is expected to reach a high of 12°C and a low of 7°C, and in Ramallah and Hebron a high of 9°C and a low of 6°C are expected. In Jericho, the Dead Sea, and the Jordan Valley temperature is expected to reach a high of 19°C and a low of 13°C, while it is expected to reach a high of 16°C and a low of 12°C in Gaza and the coastal areas.

No change in temperature is expected on Monday, with a low chance of rain.

However, temperature is expected to rise again on Tuesday and Wednesday, said the PMD.

Source: Palestine News and Information Agency