Flights out of Ben Gurion Airport temporarily halted

Dust storms expected to continue over next two days, along with strong winds, thunderstorms and rain.Cynthia Blank, 11/4/2015, 6:23 PM

Heavy winds, haze shutter Eilat airport; Air pollution sky-high

Air pollution 15-25 times higher than normal on Wednesday, downing trees and reducing visibility.Tova Dvorin, 11/4/2015, 11:18 AM

Israel Braces for First Rains

Rains and local thunderstorms expected throughout Israel, amid fears of water contamination and electrical malfunctions.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 9/21/2015, 9:35 AM

Watch: Rare Heat Lightning Bedazzles Jerusalem, Dead Sea

'We've never seen anything like this': stunned locals report odd lightning at end of Rosh Hashanah, as rains appear to be on their way.Ari Yashar, Reut Hadar, 9/16/2015, 4:24 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

Dust Begins to 'Settle' Over Israel, But Not Quite Gone

Israelis should not expect clear skies until right before Rosh Hashana early next week.Moshe Cohen, 9/10/2015, 7:45 AM

80% Increase in Dust Storm-Related Injuries

Magen David Adom urges public to stay alert, indoors as over 600 people treated during dust storm; temperatures at record highs.Tova Dvorin, 9/9/2015, 11:15 PM

Over 255 Israelis Treated Amid Major Dust Storm

Magen David Adom paramedics provided medical treatment on Tuesday to hundreds of Israelis suffering from asthma, heart disease.Cynthia Blank, 9/8/2015, 6:54 PM

Heavy Dust Storms Envelop Israel

Most of Israel faces heavy air pollution from dust. Government warns against excessive outdoor activity.Matt Wanderman, 9/8/2015, 9:42 AM

Largest Dust Storms in a Century Roll Back into Dust Bowl

Massive dust storms – the largest in a century -- are rolling back into America's Dust Bowl, bringing destructive "haboobs."Chana Ya'ar, 8/1/2012, 12:16 PM

Massive Sand Storm Hits the Negev as Snow Smacks the North

A massive sand storm hit the Negev Desert Wednesday, prompting a health warning from the Environmental Protection Ministry.Chana Ya'ar, 2/29/2012, 3:45 PM