Heavy rains have caused flooding in Lebanon and Israel. On the roads of both countries began to reign chaos. For a few days in local schools ceased to hold classes. During the flood next to one of the Bedouin camp in the heart of Lebanon's six month old baby went missing. In the stream of water hit more home cows and 200 goats, which live at the expense of the tribes.
Two other men were killed in a car accident, the cause of which was flooded. In the south, a lot of cars on the roads faced, fuzzy over the banks of rivers. Across the country, there are 55 patients with injuries of varying severity. The way from Beirut and the coast to the mountain areas are temporarily disabled.
On some Lebanese roads formed cracks and fractures, their patrols now only from the air. But such a way of removing it is not a particularly safe, because the storm may last another day. When the temperature in the mountainous areas of snow can go from the height of 300 meters.
As noted by forecasters, the storm of such force visited Lebanon with a frequency of once every five years, and come from Russia. This is often the reason for the emergence of political jokes.
Residents of Israel and the Palestinian lands also felt the impact of bad weather. In some places, winds skrost which reached 120 km / h, damaged power lines and toppled trees. Six people were injured in the storm. Three others died by reason of the bad weather accidents on the road between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. Many roads and small settlements in the West Bank have been flooded. Met Israel believe that the current winter will be the wettest in the last decade, and the current flooding has intensified.