Police said Wednesday that they will close the Ayalon Highway if the Ayalon River's level rises by another half a meter. The water-level is currently less than two meters from overflowing.
In Nazareth Illit, a woman, 50, was found lying in a puddle suffering from hypothermia. Medics evacuated her to Haemek Medical Center in Afula in light condition. (Raanan Ben-Zur and Ahiya Raved)