Israel heat wave reaches high of 116°F

19.07.2012                      29.Tammus. 5772                      Jom Kippur Katan

Hitzewelle:

Israel heat wave reaches high of 116°F

Coastal temperatures are slated to reach 91°F (33°C) with humidity levels reaching 70%.

Israel’s heat wave peaked Wednesday afternoon, with temperatures reaching highs of 116°F (47°C) in several areas across the country.

Temperatures were highest in the Arava and the Jordan Valley, as well as in the Galilee and the Judean Mountains. Temperatures were expected to drop slightly on Thursday, and are expected to cool by the weekend. Typical July weather is expected to return by Saturday….