Baby in serious condition from hypothermia

Highways 443 and 60 closed due to snow and ice; 7-week-old infant given medical treatment in serious condition from snowstorm.Ari Yashar, 1/25/2016, 9:10 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

Jerusalem hospitals batten down hatches for snow

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

At least 19 dead in 'Snowzilla' on East Coast

Winter blizzard shuts down East Coast, dumps 28 inches of snow on New York.Ben Ariel, 1/24/2016, 4:04 AM

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

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 the storm 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

Israel Wakes Up to White

Roads and schools close as Israel blanketed with snow nationwide - from the Golan to the Negev.Tova Dvorin, 2/20/2015, 12:39 PM

Watch: Israeli Meteorologist Pelted with Snowball

Channel 10 weatherman has trouble getting back on track after unknown bystander chucks snowball at him during live broadcast.Tova Dvorin, 2/20/2015, 11:15 AM

Watch: Breathtaking Footage of Jerusalem Snow

Time-lapse video shows snow pileup in Jerusalem in first blizzard of 2015.Tova Dvorin, 2/20/2015, 10:12 AM

Will Jerusalem's Eruv be Valid this Shabbat?

Authority on eruv demarcation permitting carrying objects on Shabbat says to track updates, as snowstorm may invalidate the system.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 2/20/2015, 9:45 AM

Woman Gives Birth in Snowstorm on Jerusalem Street

Closed streets and speedy birth force an MDA crew to deliver a baby in an ambulance during the storm.Ari Yashar, 2/20/2015, 8:54 AM

Snowstorm Covers Israel in White North to South

Snow in north, parts of Jerusalem, Hevron, and soon in the Negev, as roads close and Israel hunkers in for the last cold gasps of winter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2015, 5:37 PM

Israel Braces for Blizzard

Forecast predicts possible snowstorm Thursday and Friday in Jerusalem, North; schools, public institutions, emergency forces prepare.Tova Dvorin, 2/18/2015, 8:53 PM

New York's 'Monster Snowstorm' Underwhelms

Big Apple saved from highly touted snowstorm thanks to a veer to the east, after subway shut due to snow for first time ever.Ari Yashar, 1/27/2015, 8:39 PM

New England Braces for 'Historic' Snowstorm

2-3 ft. of snow projected to fall across multiple states, prompting panic among 58 million in its shadow.Tova Dvorin, 1/26/2015, 3:53 PM

How to Observe Shabbat in a Massive Snowstorm

IEC releases guidelines on how to cook and stay warm for Shabbat while avoiding malfunctions and electric fires.Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 1/9/2015, 12:13 PM

Snow to Pile on in Jerusalem, Reach Negev Desert

Widespread school cancellations as snow redoubles in Jerusalem, Be'er Sheva hopeful for snowflakes; flooding in coastal area.Ari Yashar, 1/9/2015, 8:39 AM

Jewish Youth Brave Storm for their 'Birthright'

Heavy wind and snow coupled with road closures wasn't enough to dampen spirits of 400 Taglit-Birthright participants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2015, 6:24 PM

Schools Close Nationwide Due to Storm

All Israeli cities with snow to close schools due to inclement weather; remainder of the country to continue as usual.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2015, 10:05 PM

Storm Leaves 10,000 without Electricity

Thousands still without power in Netanya, Herzliya, Ra'anana, and Rishon Lezion; electricity demand expected to break records.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2015, 7:25 PM

Snow in Jerusalem as Storm Begins to Taper Off

Israel's capital receives a light dusting as storm activity lessens slightly throughout the country.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2015, 5:05 PM

Photos and Videos: Northern Israel Snowbound

White stuff is falling thick and fast in the northern parts of Israel, but soldiers' morale is not.Arutz Sheva, 1/7/2015, 1:29 PM

17,000 Homes Left Without Electricity in Snowstorm

Aside from closing Jerusalem, Tzfat and Golan, storm has left thousands without power nation-wide, major damage in Netanya.Ari Yashar, 1/7/2015, 1:12 PM

Police Chief on Snowstorm: Prepared for the Worst

Jerusalem shuts down after snow in north closes Tzfat, various widespread power outages, expected Tel Aviv floods.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2015, 12:25 PM

Samaria Takes in Tel Aviv Homeless for the Storm

Samaria Resident's Council offers homeless with nowhere to turn a stay in guest rooms with warm food and showers to get out of the cold.Orli Harari, Ari Yashar, 1/7/2015, 11:54 AM

Israel's Snowstorm in Pictures and Video

Enjoy the snow swept imagery of Israel as it faces a major storm from the comfort of your home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2015, 11:04 AM

Samaria Prepares for Snow Storm - and Free Skiing

Binyamin council deputy head explains how painful lessons have been learned from last storm; residents to enjoy snow this time in sleds.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 1/6/2015, 10:30 PM

Schools Canceled as Israel Braces for Major Storm

Municipality cancels classes for Wednesday as heavy snow expected to set in, following heavy winds throughout Tuesday.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 1/6/2015, 7:41 PM

PM to J'lem Residents: Look Out for Each Other

PM Binyamin Netanyahu says that 'keeping an eye out' for neighbors is just as important as fire, rescue coordination ahead of storm.Ido Ben-Porat, Tova Dvorin, 1/6/2015, 2:49 PM

Will Snow Block Funerals?

Jerusalem Municipality is asked to give priority to clearing snow from roads leading to cemeteries, to enable burials.Yishai Karov, Gil Ronen, 1/6/2015, 2:02 PM

Report: Food Running Out in Jerusalem

Hysteria over snow out of control in Jerusalem, as residents raid supermarkets ahead of storm.Tova Dvorin, 1/6/2015, 10:11 AM

Barkat Pleads with Residents: Take Responsibility

As snowstorm looms, Jerusalem Mayor says this time the city is prepared; entrances/ exits will be closed as soon as snow piles up.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 1/5/2015, 4:33 PM

How Do You Brace for a Snowstorm in Jerusalem?

Hadassah Ein Kerem department head tells Arutz Sheva the key will be looking after infants and elderly, as well as mutual responsibility.Shimon Cohen, Ari Yashar, 1/5/2015, 8:27 AM

Jerusalem Prepares for Snow

Guidelines released before snowstorm predicted for next week; municipality takes precautions, building on lessons from 2013 snowstorm.Nir Har-Zahav, 1/3/2015, 10:43 PM

Jewish Theater Devastated by Romanian Snowstorm

The State Jewish Theatre of Bucharest, Yiddish cultural site in Europe, is damaged extensively by snowstorm.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2014, 8:39 PM

Record-Breaking Cold Snap Freezes the Midwest

Polar vortex hits the US: Temperatures reach record lows, with windchill in some areas as low as -76F (-60 C).Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 10:08 AM

Northeastern U.S. Digging Out After Fierce Storm

Storm Hercules shuts down major highways and cancels thousands of flights across the northeastern United States.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/3/2014, 8:56 PM

290 Million Shekel Storm Damage in Jerusalem

Mayor Nir Barkat presents figures to Knesset Finance Committee, asks government to cover the damage.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2014, 12:55 PM

‘Facebook Saved Lives’ During Winter Storm

Facebook, city websites credited with keeping residents up-to-date – and safe – during unusually harsh snowstorm.Maayana Miskin, 12/26/2013, 2:41 PM

Parts of Gaza Fence Still Down 1 Week After Storm

Holes in fence have been presenting major security risk, IDF soldiers say; IDF spokesman denies claims that breaches have remained open.Tova Dvorin, 12/24/2013, 8:23 AM

Immigrant Doctor Trekked Through Storm To Help

Dr. Joyce Morel recounts how she helped Jerusalem residents deal with the massive snowstorm - and offers advice for motorists.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/23/2013, 2:06 PM

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

While it Lasts: Snow Tourism in Gush Etzion

Gush Etzion region, which experienced record snowfall over the weekend, takes opportunity to boost tourism in the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2013, 9:05 PM

State Comptroller to Investigate Storm Response

Yosef Shapira says mishandled storm was foreseen, warns 'this time the storm was white, but it could be a storm of rockets.'Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2013, 4:06 PM

MK Slams Gov't 'Failure' Over Snowstorm

At Knesset hearing evaluating government aid during the storm, MK Moti Yogev rips into decentralization of rescue efforts by the state.Tova Dvorin, 12/17/2013, 4:06 PM

Jerusalem Cleanup Still Underway

Transportation, schools, municipal services slowly return to normal; mayor Nir Barkat praises community efforts in storm's wake.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2013, 8:39 PM

Bar Mitzvahs Held at Western Wall Despite Snow

Worshippers flock to Jewish holy site despite inclement weather.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2013, 8:38 PM

'Besieged' Gaza Gets Diesel Through Israel

Gaza, whose Hamas leaders claim is under an “Israeli siege”, receives PA-bought diesel through a border crossing with Israel.Elad Benari, 12/16/2013, 5:46 AM

Yaalon Helps Woman in Jerusalem

A woman whose car was stuck on one of Jerusalem’s snow-covered streets was helped by none other than Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon.Elad Benari, 12/16/2013, 4:12 AM

Efrat: We Prepared for Snow ahead of Time

Mayor Oded Revivi tells Arutz Sheva preparations for the storm began a week before it began.Arutz Sheva staff, 12/15/2013, 10:38 PM

Bennett Spends Day Helping Storm Victims

Economics Minister shoveled snow, pushed cars, brought warm bread to residents isolated by deep snow.Gil Ronen, 12/15/2013, 8:53 PM

Buses to Capital and Inside It – to Halt Again

Because of icy roads, bus traffic on Highway 1 has been halted, and buses inside Jerusalem will stop. Drivers asked to avoid all roads.Gil Ronen, 12/15/2013, 8:03 PM

Bennett Calls for Half-Day Vacation for 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