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Watch: Mount Hermon opens to visitors for the first time this season

Watch: Mount Hermon opens to visitors for the first time this season

After being closed due to COVID pandemic, Mount Hermon visitors' center opens to the public for the first time this season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2021 12:51
Watch: Snow piles up on Mount Hermon

Watch: Snow piles up on Mount Hermon

Temperatures at Mt. Hermon's peak reported to be -3 Celsius as strong winds blow and over 70 centimeters of snow piles up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2021 13:28
Watch: Snow falls on lower slope of Mount Hermon

Watch: Snow falls on lower slope of Mount Hermon

Snow begins to fall on lower slope of Mount Hermon ski resort. Upper slope already has 12 cm of snow. Snow expected to strengthen tomorrow.Hezki Baruch - Arutz Sheva, 17/01/2021 12:31
Kinneret rises seven centimeters in a single day, thanks to heavy rainfall

Kinneret rises seven centimeters in a single day, thanks to heavy rainfall

Rainfall, thunderstorms, to continue throughout Israel after Kinneret rises 7 centimeters in 24 hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2019 10:19
Breaking: Two missiles launched towards Mount Hermon

Breaking: Two missiles launched towards Mount Hermon

IDF confirms: Two projectiles launched from Syria toward northern Israel.Chana Roberts, 02/06/2019 00:59
Kinneret rises 1.5 centimeters after snow falls on Mount Hermon

Kinneret rises 1.5 centimeters after snow falls on Mount Hermon

Twenty-five centimeters of snow fall on Mount Hermon - but the rest of the week is expected to be summery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2019 11:38
Watch: Snow falls on Mount Hermon

Watch: Snow falls on Mount Hermon

Rains, first in north and later in central Israel, to continue intermittently until Sunday. Snow expected in north. Hermon ski site closed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2019 08:37
Israel rocked by stormy weather

Israel rocked by stormy weather

Snow on the Golan Heights, flooding in central Israel. Winter storm shows no sign of stopping.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2018 08:01
Golani Reconnaissance Battalion finishes punishing exercise

Golani Reconnaissance Battalion finishes punishing exercise

Golani Brigade's elite special forces battalion wraps up tough five-day exercise mimicking actual combat situations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/02/2018 22:23
Kinneret's water level rises one centimeter

Kinneret's water level rises one centimeter

Mount Hermon closes to visitors as rain and snow fall in Israel's north.Chana Roberts, 01/01/2018 10:49
Snow closes Mount Hermon in resurgent winter

Snow closes Mount Hermon in resurgent winter

Morning snow closes ski site and local rains pelt Israel as temperatures continue to fall, although Shabbat is to bring back the heat.Ari Yashar, 16/03/2016 09:09
Rain, rain go away - come again on Wednesday

Rain, rain go away - come again on Wednesday

Brief interlude from heavy rains to be accompanied with slight raise in temperatures, but the reprieve is only temporary.Ari Yashar, 08/02/2016 10:28
Winter weather makes weekend reprise

Winter weather makes weekend reprise

After sunny stretch, temperature drop and nationwide rain anticipated together with snow on Mount Hermon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/02/2016 09:23
Skiing on the edge of Syria's war

Skiing on the edge of Syria's war

Mere miles from Damascus, overlooking Syria's civil war and surrounded by minefields, Israel's Mount Hermon is a ski resort like no other.Daphne Rousseau, 02/02/2016 16:49
Second Friday storm in a row hits Israel

Second Friday storm in a row hits Israel

A week after heavy snow and rain, snow again closes Mt. Hermon, as Israelis awaken to howling winds.Ari Yashar, 08/01/2016 07:43
Massive snowstorm hits Israel

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, 01/01/2016 07:31
Mount Hermon Gets 'Snow You Only See in January'

Mount Hermon Gets 'Snow You Only See in January'

Unseasonable weather continues with surprising snow on Israel's sole skiing site, although heat wave expected next week.Reut Hadar, Ari Yashar, 24/04/2015 13:39
Flood Warnings as Record Rains Hit Israel

Flood Warnings as Record Rains Hit Israel

Lake Kinneret rises 3.5 cm in one day marking largest rain of the winter, as rains and thunderstorms continue and skiing expected on Hermon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2014 12:09
Shots Fired From Syria at IDF Post in North

Shots Fired From Syria at IDF Post in North

IDF responds with artillery fire after an IDF post on Mount Hermon is attacked by mortar shells.Kobi Finkler and Elad Benari, 02/06/2014 06:49
Officials: Hezbollah Likely Behind Hermon Attack

Officials: Hezbollah Likely Behind Hermon Attack

Hezbollah was likely behind a rocket attack near an IDF post in Mount Hermon, say security sources in Lebanon.Elad Benari, 03/03/2014 03:14
Rockets Land in Mount Hermon; None Injured

Rockets Land in Mount Hermon; None Injured

Attack may have been accidental spillover from Syria - or Hezbollah attack in 'retaliation' for IAF air strike. IDF investigation continues.Tova Dvorin, 01/03/2014 19:31
Soldiers Jailed for Abandoning Hermon Outpost

Soldiers Jailed for Abandoning Hermon Outpost

17 soldiers complained of harsh treatment by commanders, left outpost for 90 minutes.Gil Ronen, 03/01/2013 16:19
Yeshiva Student Beaten on Mount Hermon

Yeshiva Student Beaten on Mount Hermon

An Ashdod yeshiva student was brutally beaten on Mount Hermon in an attack that began with a nice day on the cable car.Uzi Baruch, Chana Ya'ar, 23/02/2012 12:06
Lake Kinneret Rising

Lake Kinneret Rising

The water level in Lake Kinneret -- the Sea of Galilee -- has risen by 0.6 inches in the past 24 hours after a week with more rain.Chana Ya'ar, 19/01/2012 11:48