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Heat wave to hit Israel on Friday

Heat wave to hit Israel on Friday

Weather to become hot and dry towards weekend, with heat unusually oppressive, forecasters say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2021 12:17
Heat wave to break Friday

Heat wave to break Friday

Temperatures to remain high and heat oppressive throughout week, forecasters predict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 08:59
Temperatures to reach over 100 degrees

Temperatures to reach over 100 degrees

Forecasters predict continued heat wave as Magen David Adom warns at-risk populations to avoid sun exposure as much as possible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 10:50
Public urged to take precautions ahead of heat wave

Public urged to take precautions ahead of heat wave

Magen David Adom issues warning ahead of expected heat wave, urges public to act responsibly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2021 15:01
Above average temperatures to remain throughout week

Above average temperatures to remain throughout week

Short-lived temperature dip offers temporary relief from oppressive heat - ahead of weekend rise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2021 12:53
Temperatures to remain unseasonably high throughout week

Temperatures to remain unseasonably high throughout week

This week's weather will be hot and dry with temperatures remaining high throughout the week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2021 13:54
Temperatures remain high as heat wave breaks

Temperatures remain high as heat wave breaks

As heat wave breaks, temperatures drop but remain above seasonal average ahead of weekend rise.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 16:38
Heat wave to break on Tuesday

Heat wave to break on Tuesday

Heat wave which began Saturday will end only on Tuesday - but temperatures will remain high, even after it breaks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/04/2021 08:43
Heat wave expected throughout Israel

Heat wave expected throughout Israel

Clouds, haze, and light rainfall are in the cards for most Israelis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2021 10:45
Hot summer weather to continue throughout week

Hot summer weather to continue throughout week

Temperatures to remain above seasonal average throughout the week, changing only over weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2020 11:29
229 treated by paramedics during heat wave

229 treated by paramedics during heat wave

MDA teams treated 86 people who fainted and 28 who suffered from dehydration. Relief from the heat not expected till mid-week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 05:08
Heat wave to continue over weekend

Heat wave to continue over weekend

Extreme temperatures expected over weekend as Magen David Adom warns of potential dangers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2020 08:12
Israel hits new record in electricity usage: 14,622 MW

Israel hits new record in electricity usage: 14,622 MW

Power consumption rises dramatically as temperatures in Jerusalem soar over 100 degrees Fahrenheit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2020 17:37
Temperatures to drop slightly - but only temporarily

Temperatures to drop slightly - but only temporarily

Heat wave to continue through next week, as Israelis enjoy brief 'respite' from supremely oppressive heat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2020 11:10
Oppressive heat wave expected throughout week

Oppressive heat wave expected throughout week

Israelis brace for hot, dry, weather as forecasters say heat wave will be felt until Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2020 10:12
New record for electricity usage in Israel

New record for electricity usage in Israel

Electric company says energy consumption breaks 10-month-old record after previous record set due to the current heatwave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/05/2020 16:00
Oppressive heat wave to continue throughout week

Oppressive heat wave to continue throughout week

Extreme, oppressive heat wave to continue throughout week, breaking only on Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2020 10:00
Summer weather may turn wintry towards weekend

Summer weather may turn wintry towards weekend

Temperatures rise as weather remains hot and dry - but there may be rainfall towards the weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/11/2019 09:04
Summer weather in November?

Summer weather in November?

Heat waves and dust storms expected throughout week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019 12:09
Vegetable prices likely to rise

Vegetable prices likely to rise

Heat wave harms vegetables, fruits, may cause price hike, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2019 13:59
Temperatures to skyrocket across Israel

Temperatures to skyrocket across Israel

One-day heat wave expected to bring temperatures of up to 117 degrees Fahrenheit - and light rainfall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2019 16:06
Heat wave: Europe is burning

Heat wave: Europe is burning

European countries experience record temperatures. 'Hell is coming,' a Spanish TV weather anchor writes on Twitter.Nissan Tzur, 27/06/2019 20:16
 Fire near Negohot, residents evacuated from their homes

Fire near Negohot, residents evacuated from their homes

Netanyahu says that he intends to implement the recommendations to improve the firefighting system this year.Yoni Kempinski, 24/05/2019 13:02
Residents evacuated due to fires can return home

Residents evacuated due to fires can return home

Italy, Croatia, Greece and Cyprus agree to send firefighting aircraft to help Israel take control of the raging fires.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/05/2019 09:40
Extreme heat wave towards end of week

Extreme heat wave towards end of week

On Lag Ba'omer, bonfire holiday, temperatures expected to hit 104F prompt general bonfire ban.Chana Roberts, 21/05/2019 12:29
Will the Fire and Rescue Authority ban all Lag Ba'omer bonfires?

Will the Fire and Rescue Authority ban all Lag Ba'omer bonfires?

Heat wave may force Fire and Rescue Authority to ban all bonfires, due to the risk of flames spreading out of control.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2019 13:51
No fires in public parks on Lag B'Omer due to heat wave

No fires in public parks on Lag B'Omer due to heat wave

Lag B'Omer, a day when Israelis and Jews worldwide traditionally light bonfires, is on Wednesday night and Thursday of this week.Sara Rubenstein, 19/05/2019 23:00
Heat wave conditions continue on Friday, relief on Shabbat

Heat wave conditions continue on Friday, relief on Shabbat

The weather is expected to be back to normal for the season on Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/05/2019 09:18
Summer lingers on - but not for long

Summer lingers on - but not for long

Despite the heat, we're starting to feel a drop in temperatures and the rains will come.Mordechai Sones, 02/10/2018 17:01
Japan heatwave declared 'natural disaster'

Japan heatwave declared 'natural disaster'

Sixty-five people dead in one week as temperatures reach 'unprecedented' highs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2018 12:35
Heat wave hits Israel

Heat wave hits Israel

Health Ministry warns Israelis to keep hydrated, stay indoors, after forecast calls for temperatures reaching into the high 90s.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2018 10:48
Hot summers

Hot summers

Rabbi Yisrael Lipkin of Salant said that all luxuries eventually become necessities, and this certainly has proven to be the case regarding air conditioning here in Israel.Rabbi Berel Wein, 29/05/2018 14:56
Heat wave to end - but temperatures will stay high

Heat wave to end - but temperatures will stay high

Israel's heat wave breaks - but resumes towards weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2018 11:07
Heat wave to continue throughout Shavuot holiday

Heat wave to continue throughout Shavuot holiday

Heat wave will continue until early next week, meteorologists warn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/05/2018 09:30
Preparing for holiday, Israelis wait for heat wave

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, 16/05/2018 12:49
Female hiker suffers heat stroke

Female hiker suffers heat stroke

MDA reports 256 people have been treated after fainting during summer heatwave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2017 18:34
Israel's summer strikes with a continuous heat wave

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, 04/06/2017 11:49
Sandstorm to break by Sunday evening

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, 12/03/2017 07:27
Heat wave begins to wane

Heat wave begins to wane

After record-breaking Monday, pleasant temperatures to return for the rest of the week.Tova Dvorin, 16/05/2016 20:23
Heat wave sparks large fires in Jerusalem

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, 16/05/2016 17:42
Dozens suffer heat stroke as temperatures top 46°C

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, 16/05/2016 16:12
Heat wave hasn't peaked yet

Heat wave hasn't peaked yet

Despite record-breaking temperatures Sunday, Monday and Tuesday are to bring the peak of the heat.Ari Yashar, 16/05/2016 08:41
Record-breaking heat sparks multiple brushfires

Record-breaking heat sparks multiple brushfires

Temperatures top 114°F in Eilat; dozens of fires leave firefighting crews scrambling nationwide.Tova Dvorin, 15/05/2016 18:30
Forecast: Pleasant today, heat tomorrow

Forecast: Pleasant today, heat tomorrow

After Sunday’s heat wave temperatures significantly drop, will rise again on Tuesday.Shoshana Miskin, 02/05/2016 08:03
Firefighters contain multiple brushfires

Firefighters contain multiple brushfires

Dozens of fires throughout Tuesday attributed to heat wave, tourism influx.Tova Dvorin, 26/04/2016 18:41
Heat wave sparks fires nationwide

Heat wave sparks fires nationwide

Firefighters struggling to contain blazes in Western Galil, Gan Yavne, Emek Yizrael.Tova Dvorin, 26/04/2016 16:30
Weekend heat wave descends upon Israel

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, 08/04/2016 08:57
February heat wave exacerbates drought in Israel

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, 03/03/2016 10:14
Early spring heat wave reaches a peak

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, 02/03/2016 08:28
Summer makes a surprise visit in full force

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, 13/02/2016 21:50
Forecast: Heat wave headed to Israel

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, 11/02/2016 07:52
'Hottest Yom Kippur In a Decade' Expected

'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, 22/09/2015 00:13
Israel Prepares for Third Heat Wave of the Summer

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, 16/08/2015 10:03
18-Year-Old Dies of Heat Stroke in Jerusalem

18-Year-Old Dies of Heat Stroke in Jerusalem

IDF establishes investigative committee to look into death of new recruit, as heat wave wreaks havoc nation-wide in several near disasters.Ari Yashar, 04/08/2015 19:13
Israel Reaches New Electricity Record

Israel Reaches New Electricity Record

Just 800 MW left in reserves as Israelis battle 100F temperatures.Tova Dvorin, 03/08/2015 17:39
Heat Causes Millions in Damage to Israeli Crops

Heat 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, 03/08/2015 13:56
Iran Heat Wave Nearly Breaks World Record

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, 03/08/2015 08:17