Sinkholes opened on Eliezer Hoofien St. in Holon and Shirat Ge'ulim St. in Herzliya on Wednesday as unseasonal rainy weather was reported in multiple locations across Israel.

Police were at the scenes directing traffic and recommended taking alternative routes.


What's causing the stormy weather?

The remnants of Storm Daniel, a tropical-like cyclone that caused intensive flooding in Libya and Greece, reached Israel on Wednesday, sparking isolated thunderstorms and unseasonally rainy conditions along the coast and in central Israel.