There was no rain in Mitzpe Ramon, but plenty of dust. We swept the floor of our apartment building entrance three times in two days before I took this picture this afternoon:
Look what the wind blew in! (Click for full size image.)
As of Sunday, December 12 at 1:30PM the weather was cold and getting colder; the wind was strong and getting stronger:
Temp: 45 F
Wind Chill: 35 F
Avg. Winds: 20 MPH
Gusts: 34 MPH
On the way to town, I captured this view of the storm and howling wind.
The storm was forecast to begin dissipating on Monday around noon.