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  12/9/2012, Kislev 25, 5773

Kinneret Up by 4.5 Centimeters

The Kinneret lake (Sea of Galilee) rose by 4.5 centimeters over the weekend thanks to heavy rains in the north. The surface of the lake has risen by more than 7 centimeters since the beginning of the month.

The freshwater lake is Israel’s largest single source of water.