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NYC Hatzalah crew runs 1.2 miles in waist-deep water to aid trapped woman in labor

NYC Hatzalah crew runs 1.2 miles in waist-deep water to aid trapped woman in labor

A healthy baby was safely delivered by Hatzalah on a flooded NYC highway in the middle of Wednesday's historic rainfall.Dan Verbin, 02/09/2021 21:19
Torah scrolls rescued from flooded Williamsburg, NY synagogue by Hatzalah

Torah scrolls rescued from flooded Williamsburg, NY synagogue by Hatzalah

After being rescued from basement entrance, Torah scrolls were unrolled on tables to dry out and remove any chance of further damage.Dan Verbin, 02/09/2021 17:13
Scattered by Hurricane Ida, the Jews of New Orleans prepare for High Holidays

Scattered by Hurricane Ida, the Jews of New Orleans prepare for High Holidays

'A very different situation than what we faced in Katrina,' says Jewish Federation's Arnie Fielkow.Asaf Shalev, JTA, 02/09/2021 10:14
In wake of Ida: Louisiana facing severe electricity shortages

In wake of Ida: Louisiana facing severe electricity shortages

Hurricane Ida was one of the most powerful storms to hit the U.S. Gulf Coast, with residents of southern Louisiana fleeing in the thousands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 11:05
Mississippi highway collapses killing 2 as Hurricane Ida ravages southern U.S.

Mississippi highway collapses killing 2 as Hurricane Ida ravages southern U.S.

Cars fell into a ditch when a road collapsed on a Mississippi Highway, killing two and injuring 10 in wake of heavy raining in the state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2021 08:58
Hurricane destroys one-time Jewish family’s home that was Louis Armstrong’s ‘second home’

Hurricane destroys one-time Jewish family’s home that was Louis Armstrong’s ‘second home’

Hurricane Ida flattened the New Orleans home where a youthful Louis Armstrong spent time with a Jewish immigrant family who mentored him.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 01/09/2021 07:27
Watch: Man confronts news reporter during live coverage of Hurricane Ida

Watch: Man confronts news reporter during live coverage of Hurricane Ida

An MSNBC reporter comes under verbal onslaught from someone who notices his crew in the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/08/2021 20:08
Hurricane Ida weakens after causing power outages in New Orleans

Hurricane Ida weakens after causing power outages in New Orleans

Hurricane Ida weakens a Category 2 storm, nearly 10 hours after it made landfall. President Biden declares it a disaster area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2021 06:02
Watch: New Orleans businesses shutter up ahead of hurricane

Watch: New Orleans businesses shutter up ahead of hurricane

New Orleans businesses owners board up their windows as Hurricane Ida approaches the US coast, strengthening to a category 2 hurricane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 13:26
Tropical Depression Henri floods Chabad headquarters

Tropical Depression Henri floods Chabad headquarters

Hurricane Henri downgrades to tropical depression, flooding '770' Chabad Lubavitch headquarters and leaving at least 135,000 without power.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2021 13:27
Hurricane Henri approaches New York, Connecticut

Hurricane Henri approaches New York, Connecticut

Latest radar data for storm currently threatening Long Island and Connecticut.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/08/2021 11:46
Lightning interrupts New York City concert

Lightning interrupts New York City concert

"We Love NYC: The Homecoming Concert" in Grand Central Park interrupted as Hurricane Henri approaches the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/08/2021 05:03
Honduran President warmly thanks Israel for hurricane relief

Honduran President warmly thanks Israel for hurricane relief

Honduras requested aid delegation in light of accumulated knowledge of Israel and specifically of HFC in dealing with emergency situations.Arutz Sheva, 05/12/2020 20:56
Israel to send aid to hurricane-ravaged Honduras

Israel to send aid to hurricane-ravaged Honduras

Defense and Foreign Ministers authorize delegation from Home front Command to leave for Honduras after Hurricane Eta.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/11/2020 18:00
Watch: Daylight reveals damage from Hurricane Laura

Watch: Daylight reveals damage from Hurricane Laura

At first light, damage from Hurricane Laura is seen in Lake Charles, Louisiana.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2020 17:59
Watch: Texas, Louisiana brace for Hurricane Laura

Watch: Texas, Louisiana brace for Hurricane Laura

Laura is expected to be a Category 4 hurricane when it makes landfall and could bring a storm surge described as “unsurvivable.” CBC reportsArutz Sheva, 27/08/2020 10:07
Hurricane Hanna to disappear on Monday?

Hurricane Hanna to disappear on Monday?

Former hurricane downgraded to tropical storm, then to tropical depression, NHC says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2020 17:10
Hurricane Humberto takes aim at Bermuda

Hurricane Humberto takes aim at Bermuda

Hurricane Humberto will hit Bermuda Wednesday night, forecasters say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2019 12:50
Cyclone Dorian heading towards UK

Cyclone Dorian heading towards UK

Hurricane Dorian, weakened to post-tropical cyclone, finishes lashing Canada before heading off towards UK.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/09/2019 10:24
Dorian hits Canadian province of Nova Scotia

Dorian hits Canadian province of Nova Scotia

Hundreds of thousands without power in Canadian province of Nova Scotia after Dorian makes landfall, causing heavy damage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2019 05:27
Canada braces for Hurricane Dorian

Canada braces for Hurricane Dorian

After devastating the Bahamas and leaving destruction in the Carolinas, Hurricane Dorian heads for Canada's Atlantic provinces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/09/2019 00:27
Jewish groups provide emergency help to Bahamas after hurricane

Jewish groups provide emergency help to Bahamas after hurricane

Jewish groups mobilize to help, after at least 7 confirmed dead in Hurricane Dorian, with death toll expected to rise.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/09/2019 19:40
Chabad emissaries: 'No one should be alone during a hurricane'

Chabad emissaries: 'No one should be alone during a hurricane'

Hurricane Dorian makes its way to Florida coast as Jewish agencies prepare to help community.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/09/2019 09:22
Hurricane Dorian to continue pummeling the Bahamas

Hurricane Dorian to continue pummeling the Bahamas

South Carolina, Georgia, issue mandatory evacuation orders along coast as Hurricane Dorian prepares to turn towards the southeastern US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/09/2019 14:01
Evacuations in South Carolina, Georgia as hurricane approaches

Evacuations in South Carolina, Georgia as hurricane approaches

South Carolina’s and Georgia's Governors order evacuations as Hurricane Dorian threatens.Ben Ariel, 02/09/2019 05:27
Hurricane Dorian grows to category five

Hurricane Dorian grows to category five

Dorian has strengthened to the highest category on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale and is capable of catastrophic destruction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2019 17:12
Winds from Hurricane Dorian begin to strike Bahamas

Winds from Hurricane Dorian begin to strike Bahamas

Hurricane continues to strengthen as tropical storm winds begin to batter Bahamas. Multiple east coast states to be affected.Gary Willig, 01/09/2019 12:47
Hurricane Dorian grows to category four

Hurricane Dorian grows to category four

Hurricane Dorian expected to grow even stronger as it crosses the Bahamas before skirting Florida.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/09/2019 05:15
Hurricane Dorian strengthens to Category 3

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to Category 3

Hurricane Dorian strengthens as it approaches Florida.Ben Ariel, Canada, 30/08/2019 21:47
'Be aware and be safe'

'Be aware and be safe'

Watch President Donald Trump's message as the US prepares for Hurricane Dorian.Ben Ariel, 30/08/2019 03:30
Georgia Governor declares state of emergency

Georgia Governor declares state of emergency

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp declares state of emergency for 12 South Georgia counties ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Dorian.Ben Ariel, 30/08/2019 01:33
Hurricane Dorian strengthens as it nears coast Florida

Hurricane Dorian strengthens as it nears coast Florida

Sunshine State braces for possible Category 3 hurricane over holiday weekend.Gary Willig, 29/08/2019 15:51
State of emergency in Florida as hurricane approaches

State of emergency in Florida as hurricane approaches

Governor Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency Wednesday as Hurricane Dorian inches toward the Sunshine State.Ben Ariel, 29/08/2019 00:31
Florida and Puerto Rico brace for Hurricane Dorian

Florida and Puerto Rico brace for Hurricane Dorian

Florida governor urges residents to prepare a week's worth of food, water, and medicine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2019 10:00
Hurricane Barry downgraded to tropical storm

Hurricane Barry downgraded to tropical storm

National Weather Service warns flooding caused by Barry still presents life-threatening danger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2019 00:02
Get ready: Hurricanes are on the way

Get ready: Hurricanes are on the way

The 2019 hurricane season will be 'near normal.' But normal can still be devastating.NPR, 24/05/2019 05:35
Search and recovery efforts continue in Mexico Beach

Search and recovery efforts continue in Mexico Beach

Thirty-nine residents currently remain unaccounted for in Mexico Beach after category 4 Hurricane Michael roared ashore on Florida PanhandleArutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2018 22:19
Floating above Hurricane Michael

Floating above Hurricane Michael

You have a job to do and it is up to you to do it, not to groan or complain, but realize that you are the modern day Noahs who the world is rooting for to succeed.  Rabbi Aryeh Kaltmann, 14/10/2018 11:48
Hurricane Michael, US Passports, Trump,...the Flood is Coming!

Hurricane Michael, US Passports, Trump,...the Flood is Coming!

Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but there are stormclouds ahead. Ariel Natan Pasko, 14/10/2018 08:55
Watch: Drone video of destroyed Panama City school

Watch: Drone video of destroyed Panama City school

Drone video shows gym of Panama City school destroyed by Hurricane Michael.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2018 23:01
Chabad couple rides out Hurricane Michael: We're here to help

Chabad couple rides out Hurricane Michael: We're here to help

On Sunday, the rabbi moved to Florida's Panhandle. On Wednesday, Hurricane Michael hit.JTA, 11/10/2018 15:40
Trump: Dems disgraced themselves during Kavanaugh hearings

Trump: Dems disgraced themselves during Kavanaugh hearings

President Trump calls 'Fox News@Night' to discuss federal Hurricane Michael response, midterm elections, Saudi Arabia, and more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2018 11:40
Hurricane Michael downgraded to tropical storm

Hurricane Michael downgraded to tropical storm

Hurricane Michael makes landfall just short of Cat. 5, weakens to tropical storm over central Georgia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2018 09:37
Hurricane Michael turns 'extremely dangerous'

Hurricane Michael turns 'extremely dangerous'

National Weather Service warns locations may be 'uninhabitable' for weeks or months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018 10:28
Chabad airlifts kosher food to hurricane-affected Jews

Chabad airlifts kosher food to hurricane-affected Jews

150 pounds of kosher food airlifted to Wilmington, N.C. hours before Yom Kippur.JTA, 20/09/2018 07:39
Watch: What will it look like when Florence floods an area?

Watch: What will it look like when Florence floods an area?

Computer-generated images show what the forecast for Hurricane Florence mean - in real-life terms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2018 13:51
Watch live: Hurricane Florence hits the Carolinas

Watch live: Hurricane Florence hits the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence makes landfall as a Category 1 storm, North Carolina governor warns that residents have 'days more to go.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/09/2018 12:16
Trump admin 'sparing no expense' in hurricane relief

Trump admin 'sparing no expense' in hurricane relief

White House preparing 'critical resources' in response to Hurricane Florence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2018 18:57
Trump declares state of emergency in Virginia ahead of hurricane

Trump declares state of emergency in Virginia ahead of hurricane

Announcement follows similar one for the Carolinas. Governor of Georgia also declares state of emergency for that state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2018 21:29
Powerful hurricane approaches the US

Powerful hurricane approaches the US

Hurricane Florence strengthens to a Category 4 storm, expected to strengthen further before hitting Nor, South Carolina and Virginia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/09/2018 21:49
Hurricane Lane set to pummel Maui and Oahu

Hurricane Lane set to pummel Maui and Oahu

“The guardian of Israel neither slumbers nor sleeps," Chabad of Maui tells locals. "Stay safe friends."Guy Cohen, 24/08/2018 15:29
What has NASA learned watching hurricanes from space?

What has NASA learned watching hurricanes from space?

Hurricane season is underway, and for the second season, NASA scientists will be able to measure wind speeds through heavy rain from space.NPR, 25/06/2018 22:43
Florida policeman suspended over anti-Semitic Facebook posts

Florida policeman suspended over anti-Semitic Facebook posts

Police officer posts anti-Semitic jokes, statements, on Facebook. Police department: We take these allegations 'extremely seriously.'JTA, 18/09/2017 08:02
'Pray for everybody in Florida'

'Pray for everybody in Florida'

Death toll rises to four, 2 million people lose power as Irma devastates Florida.David Rosenberg, 10/09/2017 23:03
Foreign Ministry issues warnings on new category 5 hurricane

Foreign Ministry issues warnings on new category 5 hurricane

Israel warns citizens to stay out of path of powerful hurricane as Florida declares a state of emergency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/09/2017 22:41
'Streets are flooded, houses badly damaged'

'Streets are flooded, houses badly damaged'

Watch: Bnei Akiva emissaries in Houston report widespread flooding following hurricane strike.Yoni Kempinski, 27/08/2017 17:01
16 dead as Hurricane Matthew pounds US east coast

16 dead as Hurricane Matthew pounds US east coast

After killing hundreds in Caribbean, hurricane rips across Florida, Georgia, Carolinas and up to Virginia.David Rosenberg, 09/10/2016 20:30