The first winter storm usually hits later in the year, but this year Israel got an early soaking, raising hopes amongst many in the country, that this winter will be a rainier season than last.
It was a dramatic start to the winter – with a waterspout over Tel Aviv and enormous hailstorms causing serious damage in the north.
In this picture, from www.shutterstock.com, a Tel Aviv beach takes a pounding.
If you’ve got a photograph you’d like to feature on ISRAEL21c please send it in high resolution to firstname.lastname@example.org. Every week we will choose the best one to feature on our pages.