Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
In the Bekaa Valley, the winds caused multiple light poles to fall near the road connecting Hermel and Al-Qaa, and workers from the Al-Qaa Municipality were dispatched to clear the path, the state-run National News Agency reported.The Union Party, a Nasserite party led by MP Abdel-Rahim Mrad, dispatched bulldozers to clear the Aqabeh road in Bkifa, Ain Horsheh and Ainata, in the Rashaya District of the South Bekaa Valley, where snowfall reached 30 centimeters, the NNA reported.Just after midnight, cold, 90 kph winds whipped through the city, a source from Sidon's port said.The port source said wind speeds were expected to exceed 100 kph later Wednesday, accompanied by rainfall and hail.The port of Tyre was also closed, and fishermen there were out a day's work, as waves rose up to at least 5 meters, recorded highest near the city's southern beach.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE