Flash floods expected in South, 30-60 cm. of snow for Mount Hermon, high winds everywhere.
Capital readies plows and tractors, rains expected to continue across country
Israel braces for winter storm; Jerusalem schools cancelled Friday; highways into and out of Jerusalem intermittently close due to inclement weather.
Stormy weather forecast to continue for the remainder of the week.
Armored personnel carriers, helicopter landing pads placed on alert for evacuations
IEC reports about 17,000 households lacking electricity, mostly in central Israel.
Weather continues to be stormy as week carries on.