News Briefs

  2/4/2013, Shevat 24, 5773

Kinneret Up 2cm

The Water Authority reported, Monday morning, that the water level of Lake Kinneret/the Sea of Galilee rose two centimeters/about four fifths of an inch in the last 24 hours.

Israel's largest freshwater source is 210.585 meters/nearly 691 feet below sea level. Last week, the water level rose 21.5 centimeters/8.46 inches