8:00AM EST: A freak hail storm has hit Yerushalayim at this time, and has thrown a damper on the Yom Yerushalayim festivities being held throughout the city. Heavy rain has been reported as well.
11:40AM EST: The main Jerusalem Day event has been cancelled due to the torrential rain & hail. The event was scheduled to take place at Ammunition Hill.
11:44AM EST: Arutz 7 is reporting that fire-fighters have rescued dozens of people stranded in high flood waters in Shiloach Pier, Gat Shemanim, Maaleh Adumim Tunnel and French Hill.