News Briefs

  2/20/2012, Shevat 27, 5772

Kinneret Up Five Centimeters

The water level of Lake Kinneret (the Sea of Galilee) rose five centimeters (almost two inches) in the last 24 hours, the Water Authority reported, Monday.

The water level stands at 212.62 meters/697.6 feet below sea level, about 38 centimeters/a foot and a quarter above the lower red line and 3.82 meters/12.5 feet below the upper red line.