Two Palestinian women play with snow outside the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem, Dec. 12, 2013.
An ultra-Orthodox Jew takes a photograph of the Western Wall, one of the holiest sites where Jews can pray, in Jerusalem, Dec. 12, 2013.
The Western Wall is seen during a snow storm in Jerusalem, Dec. 13, 2013.
Dark clouds over Gaza City, Dec. 13, 2013. Early snow surprised many Israelis and Palestinians as a blustery storm, dubbed Alexa, brought gusty winds, torrential rains and heavy snowfall to parts of the Middle East.