The region was affected by a deep, cold low
pressure front on Thursday night, which is expected to last until the evening hours.
The area of high pressure is moving away into the Atlantic, and will be replaced with cold low
pressure from the north.
Weather report: General status: A very cold low
atmospheric pressure accompanied with heavy rains, thunderstorms, snowfall and strong winds affect the Mediterranean Eastern basin with the arrival of the storm Windy on Thursday.
The eastern basin of the Mediterranean will gradually start to feel the effects of an "extremely" cold low
pressure system, the Meteorological Department at Beirut's Rafik Hariri International Airport said.
With cold low
temperatures helping early snow-making operations and Mother Nature topping off the synthetic stuff with a number of hefty dollops of her own, Spirit Mountain's ski season seemed to be off to a good start this winter.
The region gets affected in the evening by a deep, cold low