Snow piles up on Mount Hermon, site is closed to visitors

Snow piles up on Mount Hermon, site closed to visitors

Snow has been falling on and off in the northern Golan Heights from the early morning hours of Thursday.

The Mount Hermon ski resort is currently closed to visitors, with some 20 cm of snow piling up in the low levels and about 40 cm on the upper level.

The snow is expected to continue falling and piling up throughout the day.

Rainfall is expected today from the north to the southern Negev, accompanied by strong winds.