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  2/27/2012, Adar 4, 5772

Kinneret Up Two Centimeters

The Water Authority reported, Monday morning, that the water level of Lake Kinneret/the Sea of Galilee rose two centimeters/.8 inches in the last 24 hours.

The level of the Israel's main freshwater source is 212.46 meters, slightly more than 697 feet below sea level, and 3.66 meters/12 feet below the upper red line, ahead of a storm expected in the middle of the week.