The weather is already a big story
It's not due to snow here until Wednesday (if at all), but the weather is already the story of the week
Forecasters expect the coming week to be one of the rainiest in
recent memory with some 100 millimeters of rain expected in central
Israel and as much as 250mm. expected to fall in the North.
Hermon is also expected to see continued snowfall throughout the week.
Melting snow from Mount Hermon and the Golan will add some 30
centimeters to Lake Kinneret, according to forecasts.The Israel
Meteorological Service said that snow could fall in Jerusalem as well on
Authorities warned the public to prepare for winds up
to 100 km/h on Sunday evening, especially in coastal areas. The advised
tying down or taking inside garden items that could be swept up in the
According to my window thermometer (which I bought because the weather service told us it's 'too expensive' to give current temperatures), it's now 44 degrees Fahrenheit, the wind is howling and it's raining. Snow? Let's wait and see. We've been disappointed too many times before.
Labels: Jerusalem, snow