With extreme drought conditions continuing to intensify, the government of Israel approved a plan in 2018 to pump desalinated water into the lake.
Today and tomorrow are expected to be clear, but the weekend will see the rains returning.
Heavy snow fell on the Hermon mountain overnight, adding 15 centimeters (6 inches) of snow to its lower level, just in time for the thaw.
I am so grateful to Oded Sahar of the Israel Nature and Parks Authority for these images. I could stare at them for hours.
Dammed if you do, dammed if you don't.
Over the weekend, Israelis flocked to the western Negev, to grab an eyeful of the annual miracle of the return of the Kalaniot – the red Anemone which paint the desert red each winter after the big rains.
Hammat Tiberias is an archaeological site of thermal baths located in the city of Tiberias.
The current water level is 2.59 meters higher than the lower red line.
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.
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."
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.
This terrified venomous Ef'eh was crawling for his life away from the gushing flood waters.
The flight included 103 children under the age of 17, 21 medical professionals, three sets of twins, and a 28-day-old baby.
It should be noted that in addition to being an Israeli record, 54 degrees Celsius is also a record for the entire continent of Asia.
"We are preparing with all our might for the morning when the strong winds will resume and there is a fear that the fire will also resume strongly."
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Israel's Firefighting Commission has banned people from lighting fires outdoors "while these conditions prevail at reserves and parks in Israel.”
Since the beginning of the current rainy season, the Sea of has Galilee recorded a total increase of 2.225 meters (7.299854 ft.).
On its way, the hour-old river sweeps everything in its path.
The Dead Sea has a weaker UVB radiation, and the air has a higher oxygen content as compared to oxygen concentration at sea level.
The remains of Crocodilopolis, a city established there in the fourth century BCE, are still visible today.
The baptism site, a.k.a. Qasr el Yahud (Castle of the Jews in Arabic), is the official name of a baptism site in the Jordan River Valley in Samaria.
"It should be noted that in our region, almost only men were depicted in figurines as riding horses, while women were carved in the context of fertility, motherhood, and sexuality."
The sailor, Jean Francois Colas, 60, was taken to an Israeli hospital in Ashdod for further treatment.
The level of the lake at present is still at 17.7 feet (5.4 meters) below its fullest level.
The snow up on Mt. Hermon has been piling up to reach 22 inches on the lower level.
Incidentally, the Yarkon National Park Tel Afek has been reopened since we started uploading these videos, which suggests another feature of Israeli winters: they're very short.
"I ran fast over there, despite the sandstorm and the rain on the beach, and when I got to her, I thought she was dead."
According to Israel's meteorological service forecast, the weather will continue to be stormy, and until Saturday afternoon there is fear of flooding in the eastern streams.