Warm, Sunny Weather to Return

Forecasters’ prediction of a quick end to brief rainy spell causes further concern for Israel’s water resources.Maayana Miskin, 2/16/2014, 9:32 AM

January: Record-Low Water Levels

Meteorological services determine extremely arid month, Kinneret and other water bodies at lowest measures since recording started.Ari Yashar, 2/3/2014, 9:28 AM

Tel Aviv Marks Driest January on Record

Rain hits a record low in the Tel Aviv area. Jordan Valley without rainfall for the first time in nearly 60 years.Maayana Miskin, 1/30/2014, 10:13 AM

Expert: Lack of Rain ‘Cause for Concern’

Climate expert admits worry over relatively sparse rainfall.Maayana Miskin, 1/16/2014, 10:35 AM

Forecast: Local Showers, Cooler Weather

Rain to return with light local showers in north, center of the country.Maayana Miskin, 1/12/2014, 12:06 PM

Winter Weather to Continue to Tuesday

Rain to continue this week. Flood warnings in the south.Maayana Miskin, 12/29/2013, 9:41 AM

Rain to Return for the Sabbath

Nearly two weeks of clear skies to come to an end this Saturday.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2013, 9:59 AM

Forecaster Nixes Rumors of Second Snowstorm

Forecaster says no new snowstorm on the horizon. Jerusalem leaders clash over storm ‘mismanagement.’Maayana Miskin, 12/19/2013, 11:02 AM

Bennett Calls for Half-Day Vacation for the Snowbound

Economics Minister proposes paid half-day vacation for all employees stranded from work in snowbound areas.Tova Dvorin, 12/15/2013, 4:14 PM

Snow Takes a Short Break, But Will Return in Full Force

After being closed due to snowfall, the main roads to Jerusalem were reopened Thursday afternoon - perhaps temporarily, though.David Lev, 12/12/2013, 3:20 PM

Rain and Snow as Winter Storm Strikes Israel

55 kmh (35 mph) winds bring 15 cm (half foot) of snow to Mt. Hermon, 112 mm (4.5 in) of rain outside Netanya on coast.Ari Yashar, 12/11/2013, 9:31 AM

Israel Prepares for Winter Storm

Jerusalem ‘ready for snow,’ Transport Ministry plans for road closures, Arkia moves flights.Maayana Miskin, 12/10/2013, 5:48 PM

Rainstorms Sunday, Flood Warning in Negev

Break in rainy weather expected Monday, Tuesday, but downpours to return in Wednesday storms.Maayana Miskin, 12/8/2013, 8:03 AM

Forecast: Cloudy with Local Showers

Northern, central Israel may see the first showers of the rainy season. Police warn drivers to be cautious.Maayana Miskin, 9/22/2013, 8:09 AM

Forecast: Warm, Sunny Weekend Ahead

Clear, sunny skies and unchanging temperatures expected from Friday to Monday.Maayana Miskin, 6/21/2013, 10:01 AM

Forecast: Another Hot Sabbath

Forecasters predict a hot Friday and Saturday.Maayana Miskin, 5/24/2013, 10:50 AM

Forecast: Heat Wave on Sabbath

Temperatures to continue to rise over the weekend., 5/17/2013, 11:53 AM

Forecast: Heat to Rise

Weekend weather to be hotter, with fog along coast.Maayana Miskin, 5/3/2013, 9:28 AM

Fire Sweeps Prison, 11 Injured

Ten guards and a prisoner were lightly injured when a fire broke out at a factory in the Maasiyahu Prison in central IsraelDavid Lev, 4/28/2013, 6:41 PM

Forecast: Hot, Dry Weather, Rain in Arava

Weather is expected to be hot and dry, with dust in some places, chance of rain in others. , 4/26/2013, 11:05 AM

Rain to Continue through Monday

Light rain showers remain in the forecast until Monday afternoon. Weather to remain chilly. Maayana Miskin, 4/21/2013, 9:31 AM

Forecast: Hot Sunday, Cool Monday

Fast-changing spring weather to bring heat Sunday, rain by Tuesday. Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 9:48 AM

Heat Wave for End of Passover

Temperatures to keep rising until Passover draws to a close.Maayana Miskin, 3/29/2013, 11:02 AM

Forecast: Cooler Wednesday, Warm Thursday

Warm weather for the Passover vacation., 3/26/2013, 10:33 PM

Spring Snowstorm Grounds Hundreds of US Flights

Another huge snow storm, stretching from St. Louis to Washington, grounded hundreds of flights on Monday.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/25/2013, 7:49 PM

Winter Returns for a Brief Visit

Winter returns briefly with cool weather, local rain showers. Hot weather to be back by Wednesday.Maayana Miskin, 3/17/2013, 10:48 AM

Massive Winter Storm, Once Again, Hits US

A massive winter storm is hitting the northern United States, grounding 2,600 flights, closing schools and leaving roadways impassible. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/6/2013, 9:45 PM

Weather: Hot Friday, Stormy Sabbath

Friday will be partially cloudy and dry, while the Sabbath may see thunderstorms.Maayana Miskin, 2/22/2013, 10:51 AM

Multiple Tornadoes Rip Through Mississippi, Alabama

Several powerful tornadoes ripped through Mississippi and Alabama late Sunday, injuring at least 12 people.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/12/2013, 12:45 AM

Winter to Return for Brief Visit

Rain to return briefly Wednesday. Forecasters say this winter will not be unusual in terms of rain.Maayana Miskin, 2/5/2013, 8:31 PM

Kinneret Hits Halfway Point

The Kinneret is halfway between two “red lines,” one for dangerously low waters, the other for high waters.Maayana Miskin, 1/20/2013, 11:22 AM

Kinneret Rises 78 Centimeters in One Week

The Kinneret rose by 78 centimeters thanks to a week of rain.Maayana Miskin, 1/11/2013, 11:33 AM

Storms Brought 200% of Seasonal Rainfall

The rainstorms that hit Israel over the past week are coming to a close, after joining the top five rainiest weeks in Israel’s history.Maayana Miskin, 1/11/2013, 9:03 AM

'Friendly' Arab Snowballs Turn into Rocks in Yitzhar Riot

An ostensibly “friendly” snowball fight in Samaria turned into an all out attack in Yitzhar early Thursday, when Arabs riotedDavid Lev, 1/10/2013, 9:49 AM

Hevron, Machpelah Cave Inundated With Snow

Jerusalem wasn't the only place in Israel where snow fell on Wednesday nightDavid Lev, 1/10/2013, 9:01 AM

Jerusalem of White: Residents Awake to 10 CM of Snow: Photos

Schools throughout the area are closed Thursday. Snow to fall until afternoon. Buses, light rail not running in Jerusalem. Annie Lubin, 1/10/2013, 8:19 AM

New Photos of Hadera Flood

Police photos show flooding in central Israel from the air.Arutz sheva staff, 1/9/2013, 2:57 PM

ZAKA's Night: Rescue Missions & Suspected Soldier Abduction

Arutz Sheva TV joined the ZAKA crews as they dealt with the results of the weather and an emergency situation which was eventually cancelledYoni Kempinski, 1/9/2013, 1:51 PM

Rain, Snow Do Not Stop Chabad

Major storm no obstacle for Chabad’s Jewish outreach gathering.Maayana Miskin, 1/9/2013, 11:34 AM

Storm Claims 2 Victims, Snow Reaches Jerusalem

The heavy rains led to the drowning deaths of two women in Samaria. In Hevron, snow begins to pile up. First flakes in Jerusalem.Maayana Miskin, 1/9/2013, 10:48 AM

Stormy Night: Dozens of Rescues, Hundreds Trapped in Homes

Hundreds of people were trapped overnight due to a flood in Bat Hefer. Rescuers saved dozens from flooded houses, cars.Maayana Miskin, 1/9/2013, 8:11 AM

Storm Set to Get More Intense; Snow on the Way

After four straight days of heavy, unceasing rain, many areas of the country have already exceeded their annual winter rainfall levels.David Lev, 1/8/2013, 9:01 PM

‘Frankenstorm’ Lashes Israel

Israel’s answer to “Superstorm Sandy” closed Tel Aviv’s major highway, and that’s only a preview. Heavy snow predicted. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/8/2013, 10:04 AM

Heavy Rain Takes its Toll: Three Dead in Fatal Car Crash

Tragically, the paralyzing storm is likely to blame for a fatal car crash that killed three people Monday night Annie Lubin, 1/8/2013, 9:12 AM

Videos and Photos: Stormy Winter Day in Israel

It isn't like the storms some of our readers meet abroad, but it's ours. Here's a glance at a day in Israel blessed with plenty of rain.Yoni Kempinski, 1/7/2013, 6:49 PM

Rainy Week Begins, Storm Shuts Down Trains, Highways

Israel begins what is anticipated to be a very rainy week with a storm that shuts down train stations, leaves drivers stranded. Maayana Miskin, 1/6/2013, 12:11 PM

Friday Forecast: Rain, Cold, Snow in Hermon

Rain is to continue Friday, accompanied by thunderstorms. The Hermon will see winter snows. Maayana Miskin, 12/21/2012, 8:52 AM

Kinneret Set to Break 20-Year Record

The Water Authority is hopeful regarding the precipitation this winter, saying the Kinneret is set to break a record of almost 20 years.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/18/2012, 7:47 PM

Continental US Facing Worst Drought in Decades

The US is facing its worst drought in half a century, according to a report released this week by the U.S. Drought Monitor.Chana Ya'ar, 11/23/2012, 5:14 AM

Rain Along the Coast, Damage from Strong Winds

Rain and wind hit Israel’s coast, providing much-needed water. Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2012, 9:36 AM

First 'Rains of Blessing' Expected for Shabbat

Winter is expected to finally arrive in Israel this weekend, with plunging temperatures, heavy wind and rain, and thunder and lighting.David Lev, 11/8/2012, 2:05 PM

First Sandy, Now Athena. What's Next for East Coast?

With nor'easter causing new havoc, residents of the East Coast are starting to believe they're living in 'sequel to horror movie'.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/8/2012, 9:46 AM

‘L-rd on High is Mightier than the Noise of Many Waters’

Sandy has turned back the New York area to the 19th century: No electricity, no trains, and in thousands of cases, no homes. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/31/2012, 10:45 AM

In Pictures: Sandy Drowns the US; NY ‘Major Disaster Area’

Superstorm Sandy whips through New England, leaving behind $20 billion in damage. Obama declares NY City “major disaster area.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2012, 12:59 PM

Killer Sandy Leaves 16 Dead in US; Explosions at Power Plants

Sandy blows out of New York, leaves 16 dead and threatens more lives in New England. Mother Nature shuts down the Big Apple. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2012, 8:03 AM

Romney and Obama Run Away from 'Frankenstorm' Sandy

“Frankenstorm” Sandy has scared the wits out of Romney and Obama as it churns northward, leaving death in its trail. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/28/2012, 9:29 AM

Wild Sukkot Weather Leaves Thousands in the Dark

Thousands of people were left without power for hours during the first day of the Sukkot holiday, due to high windsDavid Lev, 10/1/2012, 7:22 PM