Despite all the cold emanating from the weather report, I chose to share with you the rainbow pictures we received from the Israel Nature and Parks Authority this morning.
The IDF censor attempted to squelch reports of the damage after two hangers and the air force base became flooded with 50 million liters of rain.
“Every year, the occupation state deliberately and all of a sudden opens its dams to flood Palestinian agricultural lands, which causes severe losses.”
More than half that volume of water came from just the past 5 days of rain.
Here's a collection of particularly unusual images.
"Moti did not think twice and jumped into the current to save a family he did not know, who were in danger of being trapped under the water."
National and Municipal rescue teams scrambled all across the country to rescue people trapped in the floods.
This is the fifth person to die of drowning caused by the deluge that Israel has been experiencing in the past week.
A first5.8-magnitude quake on Monday destroyed five homes and damaged many more.
On Sunday, Jan. 5 2020, the level of the lake stood at 211.48 meters below sea level, just about halfway between the upper and lower red lines.
In any emergency on the road and in general - call the Israel Police 100 hotline as soon as possible.
The incident took place at a residential building on Nadav Street in Tel Aviv, where rain caused flooding all around the city.
The team is currently expanding the algorithm in order to be able to forecast the strength and length of the weather phenomenon in the future.
The water level is now standing at 211.77 meters, just 2.8 meters from the top red line.
The collapsed wall has revealed fallen tombstones with Hebrew writing on them, which can be seen from the street.
“There was water in the closets, in the beds, in the downstairs unit. Objects were floating."
The man was sedated and placed on a respirator before being rushed to Rambam Medical Center in Haifa.
The incident occurred in Kibbutz Bahan, located near the coastal city of Netanya north of Tel Aviv.
Meteorologists say the incoming weather system is expected to further reduce humidity and bring stronger winds. Brush fire warnings have been raised as well.
The unusually long heat wave that blanketed Israel in November 2010 lasted for nearly three weeks.
Dean Cahan sent reassuring messages saying: "At worst, they'll get to see a flash flood, which would be great."
This terrified venomous Ef'eh was crawling for his life away from the gushing flood waters.
Lebanon did not ask its closest neighbor, Israel, for help, nor did Israel offer any assistance.
The father of the family has asked the public to please pray for the safety and complete recovery of Efrat bat Sarah, Elhanan ben Mazal and Asher ben Mazal.
It was a surprise shower for most Israelis, who were expecting a clear day.
Tuesday is Election Day and the weather is expected to be sunny and clear, with the temperature a bit warmer.
Hurricane Dorian was the most powerful hurricane to hit the Bahamas in the country's history.
At least 20 people have died in the Bahamas as a result of the devastation wreaked by Dorian, and the death toll is expected to rise as rescuers continue their work.
IsraAID’s Emergency Response team will initially distribute urgent relief supplies, offer psychological first aid and deploy water filters to restore access to drinking water.
Just before the hurricane hit the Bahamas, one hardy soul engraved in the sand a message: "Send Beer."