Rain falls in Tel Aviv, Haifa, western Galilee

Downpours expected to spread to South; rain to continue throughout weekend, accompanied by drop in temperature, storms.

September 23, 2011 12:33
Rain falling in Tel Aviv

Rain falling car park 311. (photo credit: Yoni Cohen)


Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

Rain fell in Tel Aviv late Friday morning as well as in other areas of central and northern Israel, including Haifa and the western Galilee.

The rain was forecast to spread to the South, and continue until Sunday.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.

Early morning light rain falls in central Israel
From ash to rain, weird weather across country

A drop in temperatures, as well as storms, was also expected.

In August, light rain fell in Tel Aviv and other areas of central Israel which marked the first time that rain had fallen in Israel during the current summer, a rare occurrence that does not repeat itself on a yearly basis.

Related Content

August 31, 2014
Rioting resumes throughout east Jerusalem Saturday night