Rains are ‘a little help’ to Kinneret’s level

18.11.2011                      21.Cheschwan. 5772

Umwelt:

Rains are ‘a little help’ to Kinneret’s level

Although ongoing heavy rains have help slightly, Lake Kinneret still needs "major help".

Despite the ongoing rains that have soaked pedestrians for the past couple days, and that are expected to continue through Saturday, Lake Kinneret water levels have seen little improvement.
While the water level did not budge from Wednesday to Thursday– remaining at 213.675 meters below sea level, it had dropped half a centimeter the day before, Water Authority Spokesman Uri Schor told The Jerusalem Post on Thursday afternoon.
The rain thus far has occurred predominantly in the Center of the country, with only light showers hitting the North, he explained….