Preparing for holiday, Israelis wait for heat wave

Heat wave to hit Israel towards weekend, with the hot weather continuing into the Shavuot holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/16/2018, 12:49 PM

Female hiker suffers heat stroke

MDA reports 256 people have been treated after fainting during summer heatwave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2017, 6:34 PM

Israel's summer strikes with a continuous heat wave

As heat waves strike Israel from north to south, now's the perfect time to let the sun dry your laundry, and put moisture back into the air:Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2017, 11:49 AM

Sandstorm to break by Sunday evening

Meteorologists expect sandstorm to break by evening, warn Israelis not to spend too much time outside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2017, 7:27 AM

Heat wave begins to wane

After record-breaking Monday, pleasant temperatures to return for the rest of the week.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2016, 8:23 PM

Heat wave sparks large fires in Jerusalem

Fires in Ramot, Givat Shaul cause damage, but no injuries, in second day of fire frenzy.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2016, 5:42 PM

Dozens suffer heat stroke as temperatures top 46°C

Construction workers particularly prone, experts warn, as temperatures top 50°C (122°F) in cranes.Tova Dvorin, 5/16/2016, 4:12 PM

Heat wave hasn't peaked yet

Despite record-breaking temperatures Sunday, Monday and Tuesday are to bring the peak of the heat.Ari Yashar, 5/16/2016, 8:41 AM

Record-breaking heat sparks multiple brushfires

Temperatures top 114°F in Eilat; dozens of fires leave firefighting crews scrambling nationwide.Tova Dvorin, 5/15/2016, 6:30 PM

Forecast: Pleasant today, heat tomorrow

After Sunday’s heat wave temperatures significantly drop, will rise again on Tuesday.Shoshana Miskin, 5/2/2016, 8:03 AM

Nationwide: Firefighters contain multiple brushfires

Dozens of fires throughout Tuesday attributed to heat wave, tourism influx.Tova Dvorin, 4/26/2016, 6:41 PM

Firefighters battle raging forest fires as heatwave blazes on

Firefighters struggling to contain blazes in Western Galil, Gan Yavne, Emek Yizrael.Tova Dvorin, 4/26/2016, 4:30 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

February heat wave exacerbates drought in Israel

Three years of hotter-than-usual Februarys in a row, coupled with an ongoing drought have hit Israel's water supply.David Rosenberg, 3/3/2016, 10:14 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

Forecast: Heat wave headed to Israel

Winter schminter. Along with sunny skies, temperatures in Israel to reach nearly 80°F at the start of next week.Cynthia Blank, 2/11/2016, 7:52 AM

'Hottest Yom Kippur In a Decade' Expected

Temperatures will soar Wednesday - testing the mettle of the millions of Israelis who will be fasting on Yom Kippur,Moshe Cohen, 9/22/2015, 12:13 AM

Israel Prepares for Third Heat Wave of the Summer

Heat will reach its peak on Sunday with temperatures ranging from low 90s to low 100s across Israel.Cynthia Blank, 8/16/2015, 10:03 AM

18-Year-Old Soldier Dies of Heat Stroke in Jerusalem's Old City

IDF establishes investigative committee to look into death of new recruit, as heat wave wreaks havoc nation-wide in several near disasters.Ari Yashar, 8/4/2015, 7:13 PM

Israel Reaches New Electricity Record

Just 800 MW left in reserves as Israelis battle 100F temperatures.Tova Dvorin, 8/3/2015, 5:39 PM

Heat Wave Causes Millions in Damage to Israeli Crops

Regional heat wave hits Israel, with 250 notifications of agricultural damage received in a day and more predicted on the way.Yedidya Ben-Or, 8/3/2015, 1:56 PM

Apocalpytic Iran Heat Wave Nearly Breaks World Record

Iranians experiencing some of the hottest temperatures 'ever endured by humankind,' as heat index hits 164 degrees (73 C).Ari Yashar, 8/3/2015, 8:17 AM

Steinitz: Electricity, Water Critical to Israel's Survival

Israel's electric consumption hit an all-time on Wednesday, with 11,334 megawatts of power passing through the company's lines.Yaakov Levi, 5/27/2015, 10:31 PM

Over 1,100 Die in Brutal Indian Heat Wave

India suffers from days of sweltering hot spell, with lethal temperatures reaching records of over 47 C (117 F).Ari Yashar, 5/27/2015, 10:53 AM

Heat Wave Hits Peak, Breaks 2015 Records

Don't go outside if you can avoid it - temperatures over 40 degrees C (104 F) nationwide as Israel turns into an oven.Ari Yashar, 5/27/2015, 8:47 AM

Searing Heat Wave Headed to Israel Wednesday

Temperatures will build to a peak on Wednesday, which will be close to or over 100°F across Israel, before cooling down Friday.Yishai Karov, 5/25/2015, 10:56 PM

American Tourist Dies after Fall at Masada

20-year-old woman pronounced dead after falling 8 meters; elsewhere, 50 tourists struck by heatwave receive emergency treatment.Reut Hadar, 5/19/2015, 4:06 PM

Israel Suffers First Extreme Heat Wave of the Season

Temperatures rise into the upper 30s (90s Fahrenheit) and low 40s (100s) as a heavy heat permeates across Israel on Monday.Cynthia Blank, 5/18/2015, 7:52 AM

Days After Snow, Heat Wave Broils Israel

Mt. Hermon got unseasonable snow last Friday, but today a heat wave is burning up the country amid heavy haze, with Eilat reaching 108 F.Ari Yashar, 4/29/2015, 12:26 PM

Heat Wave to Hit Wednesday

Hot weather will last through Yom Kippur holiday - Health Ministry issues warning for the elderly.Maayana Miskin, 9/10/2013, 4:34 PM

Forecast: Heat Wave on Sabbath

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

TA Marathon (Partially) Postponed, Due to Heat

With a heat wave hitting Israel, the main event of the Tel Aviv Marathon, scheduled for Friday, will be postponed for at least a weekDavid Lev, 3/12/2013, 10:13 PM