Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Intermittent heavy rains have showered Lebanon over the past week, with thunder and lightning putting a damper on the early beach season.Although the weather office described wind and rainfall during May as "ordinary," the blustery weather has taken many by surprise.Beirut has seen roughly 40 millimeters of rain so far in May, Abbas Obeid, weather expert at the Rafik Hariri International Airport's Meteorological Department, told The Daily Star Sunday, noting exact numbers were not yet available as figures are compiled at the end of the month.Despite the recent hike, the current rain year's recorded rainfall is still "significantly below the average".As for the coming days, Obeid said the weather will remain fickle Monday with scattered showers.
Arak celebration spotlights young-old divide
Sheikh, brothers arrested over gory murder
Lebanon should not be a hostage to Syria crisis: Lavrov
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE