Heat wave due to hit on Tuesday

Spring festival of Passover is bringing with it a streak of hot weather, set to build up as the week progresses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2016, 11:54 PM

Springtime weather in full force for Passover

Passover's name as the 'Spring Holiday' well-deserved this year as pleasant weather forecast ahead.Tova Dvorin, 4/22/2016, 8:13 AM

Skies clear as summer returns

Temperatures pleasant after days of rain in pre-Passover week.Tova Dvorin, 4/17/2016, 8:58 AM

Cold rainy streak to give way on Shabbat

Flood warnings, thunderstorms and showers continue, but moving towards Saturday temperatures to rise above seasonal norms again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 9:37 AM

Winter's last hurrah: rain expected mid-week

Temperatures to drop dramatically Wednesday, with light rain and even thunderstorms due nationwide.Tova Dvorin, 4/11/2016, 8:08 AM

Lightning hits a mine field, starts a fire

Stormy weather: Tzin River floods its banks and blocks highway near a prison, lightning strike on Jordan border hits a landmine.Ari Yashar, 4/10/2016, 8:13 PM

Weekend heat wave descends upon Israel

Temperatures are to soar on Friday and Shabbat, but the hot streak won't last long into next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2016, 8:57 AM

Unusually powerful floods in the south this weekend

Raging rivers in the desert: Negev and Arava down to Eilat set to be hit by rare intense flooding on Shabbat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2016, 9:44 AM

Snow closes Mount Hermon in resurgent winter

Morning snow closes ski site and local rains pelt Israel as temperatures continue to fall, although Shabbat is to bring back the heat.Ari Yashar, 3/16/2016, 9:09 AM

Unstable weather is to oblige Shabbat walkers

Early spring weather vanished in rain this week, but warmth is to make a weekend comeback - only to flip-flop some more early next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2016, 9:42 AM

Early spring heat wave reaches a peak

Recent hot streak to peak on Wednesday accompanied by haze, but temperatures are to fall significantly starting tonight.Ari Yashar, 3/2/2016, 8:28 AM

Summer makes a surprise visit in full force

Coastal region to hit 30° C (86° F), as heat rises on Tuesday, peaks Wednesday and builds through to Friday.Ari Yashar, 2/13/2016, 9:50 PM

Get ready for a warm weekend

It may still be winter, but the weather is to turn decidedly autumnal as temperatures rise, hitting a peak by Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2016, 10:36 AM

Rain, rain go away - come again on Wednesday

Brief interlude from heavy rains to be accompanied with slight raise in temperatures, but the reprieve is only temporary.Ari Yashar, 2/8/2016, 10:28 AM

Winter weather makes weekend reprise

After sunny stretch, temperature drop and nationwide rain anticipated together with snow on Mount Hermon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2016, 9:23 AM

Elderly man in Bat Yam nearly dies of hypothermia

85-year-old man found unconscious in his apartment rushed by MDA medics to Wolfson Hospital in Holon.Orli Harari, 1/27/2016, 8:34 PM

State of emergency declared in Jerusalem

Electric corporation kicks it into high gear as snow starts moving in ahead of overnight buildup; electricity usage breaks record.Ari Yashar, 1/25/2016, 7:31 PM

Forecast: Snow - mainly in the mountains

Snow is expected to continue intermittently mainly in the central mountains and Jerusalem until Wednesday.Shoshana Miskin, 1/25/2016, 10:05 AM

Jerusalem hospitals batten down the hatches for snowstorm

Hadassah and Shaare Tzedek reinforce staff and equipment to stay open as snow looms, with emergency generators on hand.Ari Yashar, 1/24/2016, 4:04 PM

Lethal US blizzard leaves at least 10 dead

Over 200,000 left without power, 11 states declare states of emergency - and massive East Coast storm is still just building strength.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2016, 7:25 PM

Three-day snowstorm starting tomorrow

Storm that began on Shabbat is to morph into thunder/rain/snowstorm starting Monday, with snow and flood warnings lasting three days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2016, 6:38 PM

After sandstorm, Israel braces for mega snowstorm

Days after major sandstorm, Israel due for first snowstorm of the year, with gale-force winds, hail, thunder; generators deployed.Ari Yashar, 1/22/2016, 8:48 AM

2015 officially the hottest year ever on Earth

Scientists report that last year was the hottest year by far since records were started in 1880.Shoshana Miskin, 1/21/2016, 9:27 PM

Weather forecast: Rain and storms

Temperatures drop, snow falls on Hermon. Suspected flash floods in Judean Desert, Dead Sea in afternoon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 8:40 AM

Massive sandstorm bearing down on Israel

Heavy haze nationwide, snow on Mt. Hermon, rain in the north, dust everywhere - citizens warned to close their windows as the storm nears.Ari Yashar, 1/17/2016, 5:00 PM

More rain expected on Thursday

In spite of Wednesday's warmth and clear skies, more rain is expected for Thursday, with clear skies returning over the weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2016, 9:45 AM

Second Friday storm in a row hits Israel

A week after heavy snow and rain, snow again closes Mt. Hermon, as Israelis awaken to howling winds.Ari Yashar, 1/8/2016, 7:43 AM

Massive snowstorm hits Israel

Just as predicted gale force winds and rain pelt the country, with snow in the offing and Mt. Hermon in the north already covered in white.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2016, 7:31 AM

Electric Corp. ready for approaching snowstorm in Jerusalem

Jerusalem director of IEC tells Arutz Sheva preparations for first snowstorm are in full swing with 'massive reinforcement.'Hezki Baruch, 12/31/2015, 3:43 PM

Israel braces for its first winter snowstorm

Incoming rains bear tidings of the heavy storm expected to coat Jerusalem and the surrounding hills in white on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2015, 2:49 PM

US: Storms kill 43 people in 7 states

Flash floods, tornadoes, blizzards persist in week of deadly winter weather; more on the way.Tova Dvorin, 12/28/2015, 7:51 PM

Forecast: Pleasant weekend ahead

Clear skies and reasonable temperatures predicted for the weekend; temperatures to drop after Tuesday.Tova Dvorin, 12/25/2015, 7:41 AM

Forecast: Rainy weekend, warmer weather ahead

Week of rain to culminate with final storms over Shabbat; temperatures to rise slightly after Sunday.Tova Dvorin, 12/18/2015, 7:44 AM

Again: Major flooding leaves Ashkelon under water

A month after experiencing severe flooding following heavy rains, Ashkelon once again in the eye of the storm.Cynthia Blank, 12/17/2015, 11:19 AM

Forecast: Chances of rain in northern, central Israel

Localized rains and thunderstorms predicted Thursday and over the weekend across northern and central Israel.Cynthia Blank, 12/17/2015, 7:40 AM

Forecast: Hanukkah to end on a rainy note

Temperatures to remain low as localized thunderstorms continue throughout most of Israel.Tova Dvorin, 12/14/2015, 9:48 AM

Watch: Flooding at Nahal Hever

The Hever River in Judean Desert overflowed following heavy rains; Route 90 blocked to traffic.Shoshana Miskin, 12/13/2015, 2:01 PM

Forecast: Rainfall throughout Israel

Thunderstorms Sunday morning will usher in a week of rain and cold, on exact two-year anniversary of Jerusalem snow storm.Cynthia Blank, 12/13/2015, 7:38 AM

Forecast: Rainy Hanukkah weekend ahead

Temperatures to fall nationwide and snow expected in the Hermon as rainstorms to settle in Saturday and Sunday.Tova Dvorin, 12/11/2015, 9:17 AM

Rain makes its return to Israel

Local rains along the coast will spread to rest of country on Saturday as temperatures drop to unseasonable lows.Cynthia Blank, 12/10/2015, 9:33 AM

Cold front in Israel reaches its peak

Temperatures fell below 0° celsius early Sunday morning, but will slowly start to rise in afternoon.Cynthia Blank, 12/6/2015, 7:31 AM

Rare cold front moving into Israel

Temperatures in Israel may reach as low at 32° fahrenheit at peak of cold on Saturday night and Sunday.Cynthia Blank, 12/3/2015, 9:24 AM

Forecast: Thunderstorms as temperatures drop

Flood warnings issued in coastal areas as precipitation expected to persist until Wednesday.Tova Dvorin, 11/17/2015, 9:27 AM

Record-breaking rainfalls nationwide

One week's rain reaches five times national average for November; more than half of yearly quota reached in some areas.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2015, 8:28 AM

Forecast: rainy days, but higher temperatures ahead

Rain to appear sporadically throughout most of Israel, but slightly warmer weather ahead.Tova Dvorin, 11/10/2015, 8:02 AM

Israel's latest wave of rain to last until Tuesday

Don't put the umbrellas away just yet, as wintry weather set to remain in Israel until the middle of the week.Cynthia Blank, 11/8/2015, 8:06 AM

Forecast: Winter weather, rain here to stay

Thunderstorms over the weekend will clear up air pollution, bring temperatures down to winter weather norms.Tova Dvorin, 11/6/2015, 8:59 AM

Thursday: Rain coming to wash away the dust

Winter storms returning this weekend, with heavy rain and thunder expected primarily along the coast.Cynthia Blank, 11/5/2015, 7:38 AM

Winter weather sets in, rain to return

Thunderstorms to bring temperatures down significantly after brief return to summer weather.Tova Dvorin, 11/3/2015, 8:26 AM

After week of storms, rain set to return

Clear skies and pleasant weather will give way mid-week to rain, thunderstorms and more flooding.Cynthia Blank, 11/1/2015, 7:41 AM

Israel greets first week of winter

Cool temperatures, flooding, rain and thunderstorms expected on Israel's first week using the winter clock.Cynthia Blank, 10/25/2015, 8:34 AM

Blessed Rains Continue on Thursday

Rainy and unseasonably low temperatures on Thursday will give way to clear skies and warmer weather early next week.Cynthia Blank, 10/8/2015, 8:16 AM

Israel Blessed With First Rains

Coincidence? First full rains water the Holy Land, just a little over a day after Jews change to prayer for rain.Ari Yashar, 10/7/2015, 8:52 AM

Rains Coming, to the Relief of Israelis, and Security Officials

After a long, hot summer – and a tense weekend – rain is set to arrive in Israel on Wednesday.Moshe Cohen, 10/5/2015, 11:04 PM

Pleasant Weather Greets Israel for Sukkot

After weeks of heat, Israel will finally get some much-needed relief as it celebrates the Sukkot holiday.Cynthia Blank, 9/27/2015, 11:15 AM

Dust Storm to Disappear Before Rosh Hashanah

Weather forecasters says Rosh Hashanah to be clear and comfortable, with slight drop in temperature.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2015, 8:12 PM

Sand Storm Still Suffocating Until Rosh Hashanah

Massive storm enters fourth day, with flights still affected and health warnings in place due to high particulates and temperatures.Ari Yashar, 9/11/2015, 9:35 AM