Winds at a speed of close to 100 km/h blow in the peat lands in the Hula Valley (Ofer Barnea, the Agricultural Society of the Upper Galilee)
An electricity pole that collapsed at a power junction due to strong winds, January 2, 2023 (Photo: Electricity Company)
Strong winds are blowing today (Tuesday) across the country, and they have caused damage in several areas.
Several power poles collapsed due to the weather, and the electric company urged the public to stay away from broken power lines.
The control room of the Association of Kinneret Cities reported that strong easterly winds are blowing on the shores of the Kinneret with gusts of up to 75 km/h and bathers are urged to be careful of drifting away and of broken branches and objects that could hurt them.
In Givatayim, a 91-year-old woman was found in her apartment suffering from hypothermia. MDA teams They gave her medical treatment and evacuated her to Sheba Tel Hashomer Hospital in a light condition and conscious.
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