Articles in "Weather"

Israel Hit By Minor Earthquake

Residents across Israel experienced a minor earthquake on Wednesday night shortly before 8 PM. The quake, which lasted for a few ...

Rainfall in Israel Exceeds Annual Average for First Time in 5 Years

The accumulated rainfall in Israel for the period between September and February was 130 percent compared with the multi-year average for ...

Jerusalem Covered by Snow for a Few Hours

Jerusalem and other areas in Israel were covered with a thin white blanket of snow on Wednesday night during the coldest storm to hit the ...

Jerusalem Readies 150 Tractors, 250 Tons of Salt Ahead of Storm

Jerusalem’s Municipality on Tuesday concluded its final preparations ahead of the powerful winter storm that is slated to hit the capital ...

Israeli Org Deploys in the Philippines in Wake of Devastating Tropical Storm  

An Israeli emergency organization with global reach has deployed teams to the Philippines following Tropical Depression Usman, which has ...

Freak Summer Rains Cause Flooding in South

Israel awoke to the second consecutive unseasonably cool day Wednesday, with rare June rains causing flooding in the southern cities of ...

Academy Heads Remain in Jail Following Tragedy, But Some Voices Praise Bnei Zion

Yuval Kahan, the head of the Bnei Zion pre-military academy and instructor Aviv Bardichev, 27 remain in prison as a police investigation ...

Massive Storm Batters Israel; Ten Dead In Arava Desert Tragedy, Scores Wounded Around Country

Nine students from the Bnei Tzion pre-army academy (mechina), located in Tel Aviv, were killed and 13 rescued in a flash flood in the ...

Developing Story: At Least Seven Dead In Flash Flood As Freak Storm Pummels Israel

Developing Story: A freak late-spring storm battered Israel for the second consecutive day Thursday, as floods hit the southern resort ...

Heavy Rain Predicted in Coming Days, But Won’t Alleviate  Drought

For the third time in four weeks, weather forecasters are predicting a powerful storm will hit Israel this weekend. But water officials ...