Major flooding took place in the Tel Aviv region
Highway 66 between Yokne’am and Megiddo was closed in both directions due to accidents caused by the heavy rains.
Officials report the level of Lake Kinneret (the Sea of Galilee), the nation’s primary source of drinking water, rose half a centimeter in the past day. The lake has risen by only five centimeters so far this winter, compared with 2.2 meters last year – mostly during this same month (of January) last year.
The Hermon ski resort will open its doors...
The Hermon ski resort will open its doors to the public this Friday following heavy snowfall in the Golan Heights region. Live streaming video of the snowy ski slopes can be seen here.