News Briefs

  2/1/2013, Shevat 21, 5773

Kinneret Up 2cm

The water level of Lake Kinneret/the Sea of Galilee stood at 210.71meters/about 691 feet below sea level, Friday morning, indicating a rise of two centimeters, almost four-fifths of an inch, since Thursday.

January rain and snow combined to result in the largest rise in the water during the course of January since 1966.