Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The language here is remarkable
1 Kings 17:1
Elijah the Tishbite, from Tishbe in Gilead, said to Ahab, "As certainly as the Lord God of Israel lives (whom I serve), there will be no dew or rain in the years ahead unless I give the command."
1 Kings 18:2
So Elijah went to make an appearance before Ahab. Now the famine was severe in Samaria.
The Lord spoke to Jeremiah about the drought.
"I withheld rain from you three months before the harvest. I gave rain to one city, but not to another. One field would get rain, but the field that received no rain dried up.