Photo Credit: Tzvika Tzuk, Israel Nature and Parks Authority
The Yarkon river / Tzvika Tzuk, Israel Nature and Parks Authority

The weather in Israel on Thursday is rainy from the north of the country to the northern Negev.

The flooded mill at the source of the Yarkon river / Yonatan Selevsky, Israel Nature and Parks Authority

Roads were blocked across the country due to flooding and in some of the municipalities school was canceled and residents were advised not to take to the streets.

Kelach river in the Carmel mountains / Dotan Rotem, Israel Nature and Parks Authority
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The Kinneret rose since Wednesday by 23 cm, and now stands at 211.10 meters below sea level. Since the beginning of this winter the water level has risen by 80 cm.

Kobi Helfgot, Israel Nature and Parks Authority

The Hermon site reported that the lower level has added half a meter of snow since yesterday.

Ein Chemed / Dror Baron, Israel Nature and Parks Authority

The flow of water in the northern streams is very powerful as a result of the rains, and the Kishon river matched its historical recorded peak of 215 cubic meters of water per second.

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