Rain fell from the North to the Negev on Friday morning with scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms forecasted to continue throughout the day.
The thunder and lighting experienced in the North and in Tel Aviv beginning on Thursday afternoon continued overnight and into Friday morning. Temperatures continued to drop throughout the country.
The Israel Meteorological Service warned of possible flash floods in eastern and southern wadis on Friday.
The rains were expected to weaken on Friday night and only isolated showers were forecast for Saturday with a slight rise in temperatures.
The rain is expected to strengthen again on Sunday throughout the country.