Live Blog Massive Snowstorm Shuts Down Jerusalem; Police to Residents: Stay Indoors

Tel Aviv's Ayalon Highway reopens after brief closure; man in Rishon Letzion dies after falling off roof while attempting to repair a leak; thousands in Jerusalem area still left without power; Israel opens Gaza crossing to allow entry of gas, water pumps.

Heavy storms continued throughout Israel on Friday, causing traffic disruptions and power outages across the country, floods in southern regions, a brief closure of Ben-Gurion International Airport, and a measure of excitement among the nation's many snow-lovers.