News Briefs

  2/21/2012, Shevat 28, 5772

Kinneret Up Three Centimeters

The water level of Lake Kinneret/the Sea of Galilee rose three centimeters/1.2 inches in the last 24 hours and stood, Tuesday morning at 212.59 meters/almost 697.5 feet below sea level.

Since Thursday, the water level in Israel's largest source of fresh water has risen 24 centimeters/almost 9.5 inches.