Stormy weather: Israel braces for new round of snow and rain
LAST UPDATED: 01/31/2013 15:52
Israel closed the Mount Hermon resort in the Golan Heights to visitors on Thursday, following predictions of snowfall in the area.
More snow fell overnight in the lower Carmel region in the north, with up to 20 centimeters falling in some areas. Heavy rain fell across the country Wednesday and early Thursday, with more of the same forecast until after the weekend.