It is learned that during the floods that occurred in the West Bank in the Palestinian city of Jenin, killed two women. They drowned when they tried to leave their own car, taking down a powerful stream of water. The driver of the car was taken to hospital in serious condition. Due to the rising level of water in the Gaza Strip, thousands of homes were without electricity. It declared evacuation.
The streets of the capital city of Amman blocked fallen snow. Snow cover height of 30 cm long was not in the main city of Jordan. Hard for 50 thousand Syrians living in refugee camps in the northern desert, owned Palestine. There podtopilo about 200 tents, forcing women with young children looking for a new shelter. For these needs had to provide tents, which housed the school.
As reported by forecasters, the camp has fallen about 700 mm of rainfall and wind speeds during storms exceeding 70 km / h Compete with the emerging floods and in the suburbs of Beirut. In the mountainous regions of Lebanon at the height of 200 meters have been heavy snowfall (up to 100 mm of snow), and the rain has not stopped.
In neighboring Israel weather caused the injury 10. For the evacuation of some areas needed helicopters and boats. Due to bad weather and zero visibility difficult to move through the Suez Canal, where traffic flow has decreased by half. 10 Egyptian fishermen reported missing in the seas of the Mediterranean. Egyptian ports of Alexandria and Dahila temporarily closed the city in the Nile River delta have experienced problems with electricity supply. Only in the Middle East due to the recent weather anomalies killed at least 11 people, six of them were residents of Lebanon, killed by frost or in an accident.