IN PICTURES: Jerusalem dressed up in snow

There was a lull in the storm on Thursday when residents of Jerusalem woke up to see their city covered in a thin layer of white.

Snow in Jerusalem
Snow in Jerusalem
Snow in Jerusalem
Snow in Jerusalem
Snow in Jerusalem
Snow in Jerusalem
Snow in Jerusalem
The recent storm that hit Israel brought rain and strong winds to the center of the country but the capital also saw a few centimeters of snow. Larger amounts of snow accumulated in the Golan Heights and in Safed.