The 2020s will be the decade of climate change impact, and Israel began it with torrential rains.
Recent torrential rainstorms in northern Israel have broken a 51-year record of rainfall within a two-week period, according to the Israel Meteorological Service (IMS).
Western and Upper Galilee have seen more than 400 millimetres (15.7 inches) of rain, causing major floods. Some meteorological stations have even recorded more than 450 millimetres (17.7 inches).
Rainfall in the first nine days of January has surpassed the average for the entire month.
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