Weather: Warmer conditions with rise in temperature through weekend

RAMALLAH, Weather on Thursday is partially cloudy to clear and pleasant in mountainous districts and relatively warm in other districts with a rise in temperature to become a bit higher than the seasonal average, according to the Palestinian Meteorological Department (PMD).

Partially cloudy to clear and relatively cold conditions are expected for mountainous districts and pleasant conditions for other districts in nighttime. Wind is northwesterly, light to moderate, active at times and sea waves are low.

Temperature in Jerusalem and Bethlehem is expected to reach a high of 29C and a low of 19C and in Ramallah and Hebron a high of 28C and a low of 18C. In Jericho, the Dead Sea and the Jordan Valley, temperature is expected to reach a high of 38C and a low of 25C, while it is expected to reach a high of 28C and a low of 23C in Gaza and the coastal areas.

Friday’s temperatures are set to rise and approach 3C above the average with relatively warm conditions in mountainous districts and warm conditions in other districts.

Saturday’s temperatures are set to rise and become 5C above the seasonal average, paving the way to warm conditions in mountainous districts and very warm conditions in other districts.

Weather on Sunday is hot to very hot. Temperature is expected to rise, becoming 7C above the seasonal average.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency