11.01.2013 29.Tewet. 5773
The severe rains, wind, and snow of the last week have left many of Israel's roads closed, or heavily congested with traffic. Don't get caught unprepared.
UPDATE: According to Israel Police, as of 3:00 P.M. most of Israel's roads, including Tel Aviv-Jerusalem Highway 1, are open. Sections of routes 222, 234, 2499 and 5066 remain blocked.
Israel was pummeled this week by an unusually severe storm, forcing traffic disruptions or closure on a number of roads around the country due to flooding or icy conditions. The following roads were blocked or experiencing heavy traffic as of 2 P.M. on Thursday January 10:…