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Kinneret rises eight centimeters in a single day

Kinneret rises eight centimeters in a single day

Winter weather brings Kinneret to less than 70cm away from maximum capacity, with stormy weather expected to continue through Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2021 10:45
Efrat: Hundreds of families without electricity

Efrat: Hundreds of families without electricity

High-voltage pole collapses following snowfall in Efrat. Hundreds without electricity since last night. Council mobilized for neighborhoods.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/02/2021 09:58
Snowfall continues in Jerusalem, roads blocked

Snowfall continues in Jerusalem, roads blocked

Route 1 from Sha'ar Hagay Interchange to Sacharov Interchange blocked. Snow expected to pile up to at least 10 cm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2021 19:59
Snowfall in Jerusalem, Golan, Judea and Samaria - temperatures dive

Snowfall in Jerusalem, Golan, Judea and Samaria - temperatures dive

Snow in northern Golan - roads blocked and studies canceled. Snow in Tzfat and Samaria hills. In J'lem, light snow expected to strengthen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2021 15:31
Snowfall in the Golan as Jerusalem braces for snowstorm

Snowfall in the Golan as Jerusalem braces for snowstorm

Towns in northern Golan Heights and Upper Galilee cancel school over snow. Peak of snowstorm expected later today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2021 08:13
Rain, wind and snow: Preparations for big storm completed

Rain, wind and snow: Preparations for big storm completed

Rescue forces and authorities are preparing in advance for all possible scenarios during storm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/02/2021 01:17
Getting ready for snow in Jerusalem: 250 plows stand ready

Getting ready for snow in Jerusalem: 250 plows stand ready

Snow tonight northern Golan, spreading Wednesday to northern mountains, towards evening spreading to central mountains, including Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, 16/02/2021 16:12
Jerusalemites: Prepare for medium to heavy snow

Jerusalemites: Prepare for medium to heavy snow

Forecaster talks about weather in coming days, refers to unique year that includes strong storms alongside many sunny days.Nitzan Kedar, 16/02/2021 15:52
Gush Etzion preparing for snowstorm

Gush Etzion preparing for snowstorm

Heavy snow expected south of Jerusalem Wednesday. Gush Etzion gearing up for winter snowstorm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 11:03
Snow in Jerusalem to start Wednesday evening

Snow in Jerusalem to start Wednesday evening

Snowfall expected Wednesday morning in northern Israel, but only towards evening in center and Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 10:15
Stormy weather expected - with snow in Jerusalem

Stormy weather expected - with snow in Jerusalem

Top meteorologist speaks with Arutz Sheva about upcoming storm: cold, rainy, and snow in the mountains.Nitsan Keidar, 15/02/2021 09:23
Watch: Chabad Jews help snow-stuck NYPD vehicle

Watch: Chabad Jews help snow-stuck NYPD vehicle

Chabad yeshiva students stop to help police vehicle which got stuck in the snow near 770.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/02/2021 15:21
Words in snow

Words in snow

In its intensity, it is somehow ominous. It does not stop. First the plague, then the cold weather halted this great city. Op-ed.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 01/02/2021 23:59
After sunny break, winter weather to return to Israel

After sunny break, winter weather to return to Israel

Snow, rain, and flooding expected towards end of week, following brief respite.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2021 10:54
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
Snow coming to Petah Tikva

Snow coming to Petah Tikva

8 points around the city will be scattered with snow from the Hermon. Petah Tikva mayor: "I invite everyone to come and enjoy."Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/01/2020 12:55
Rain to let up? Forecasters say it's only temporary

Rain to let up? Forecasters say it's only temporary

After a week of storms, forecasters say rain will let up a bit before returning over weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2020 16:19
After heavy snowfall, Mt. Hermon in the Golan opened to visitors

After heavy snowfall, Mt. Hermon in the Golan opened to visitors

Hermon Visitors Center in the Golan Heights opens after heavy snowfall, with temperatures remaining below freezing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2020 08:11
Snow to fall on the coldest day of the year

Snow to fall on the coldest day of the year

Snow and frost expected as Israelis brace for an unusually cold weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/01/2020 09:06
Weekend storms raise Kinneret water level by five centimeters in a single day

Weekend storms raise Kinneret water level by five centimeters in a single day

Rainfall expected to continue after storms dumping water into Kinneret bring water level up by nearly two inches in one day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/01/2020 09:52
Snow in Jerusalem?

Snow in Jerusalem?

Rains to continue through first half of the week. Snow possible in southern mountains on Tuesday as temperatures fall below seasonal norms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2020 08:06
Nature and Parks Authority warns: Avoid entering streams until water level drops

Nature and Parks Authority warns: Avoid entering streams until water level drops

Nature and Parks Authority warns of collapse of riverbanks after forecasters predict cold, rain, and flooding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/01/2020 20:41
Rain, snow, and hail expected to fall over weekend

Rain, snow, and hail expected to fall over weekend

Forecasters predict cold, wet, weekend for Israelis around the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2020 09:47
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
Watch: First snow of the season on Mount Hermon in the Golan

Watch: First snow of the season on Mount Hermon in the Golan

Mount Hermon gets its first snowfall of the season as temperatures fall below freezing. Hermon visitors' center closed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2019 12:43
Missile attacks and snow days

Missile attacks and snow days

Has the Israeli public started to accept the missile and rocket threat posed by Palestinian terror organizations as a “force majeure” and simply learned to live with it? Ron Jager, 13/11/2019 16:52
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: Springtime snow on Mount Hermon

Watch: Springtime snow on Mount Hermon

Spring is here, but snow is still bountiful on Hermon. 20 cm covered the lower level of the ski site overnight, site closed to visitors.Rafael Levi, 21/04/2019 12:50
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
Watch: What happens when it snows at the Western Wall?

Watch: What happens when it snows at the Western Wall?

Some snowfall was a good enough reason for celebration among visitors at the Western Wall last night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2019 11:25
Snow in Gush Etzion and Jerusalem

Snow in Gush Etzion and Jerusalem

Several cm of snow in Gush Etzion, light snowfall in J'lem, as Israel Electric Corporation marks all-time high in electricity consumption.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2019 20:15
Israel gears up for snow

Israel gears up for snow

With snow falling in Mount Hermon in Golan, towns across northern and central Israel preparing for snow storms as far south as Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2019 08:58
Watch: Hermon covered with snow

Watch: Hermon covered with snow

Hermon ski site opens this morning after a wave of snow which added 20 cm (8 in) of fresh snow. Temperature on lower slope is 0° C.Yoni Kempinski, 15/01/2019 13:51
Watch: Light snow in Gush Etzion

Watch: Light snow in Gush Etzion

Light snow begins to fall in parts of Gush Etzion. Snow also expected in the northern Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2019 23:32
Snow falls on Mount Hermon

Snow falls on Mount Hermon

Just prior to Passover, Israel's highest mountain receives more snow.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/03/2018 09:21
Weather: Snow, maybe even in Jerusalem

Weather: Snow, maybe even in Jerusalem

Today will see additional fall in temperatures. Rain will become stronger in the morning, with storms in central and northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/01/2018 09:38
Rain to fall in Israel's north and center

Rain to fall in Israel's north and center

Meteorologists say Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, may receive snow over weekend. Water Authority says current rains aren't enough to save Kinneret.Chana Roberts, 24/01/2018 12:46
Holocaust survivors lose electricity in winter storm

Holocaust survivors lose electricity in winter storm

Mt. Hermon receives 10cm of snow as harsh winds fell trees around the country.Chana Roberts, 19/01/2018 08:36
Winter's finally here: Week starts off with rain - and snow

Winter's finally here: Week starts off with rain - and snow

Israel receives two days of much-needed rain as meteorologists predict another dry winter.Chana Roberts, 25/12/2017 10:26
Watch: Snow in the Hermon

Watch: Snow in the Hermon

Hermon opens to visitors, offering free entry after 2 cm of snow fell overnight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/12/2017 11:31
Snow in the Hermon, rain for the rest of Israel

Snow in the Hermon, rain for the rest of Israel

First snow falls on Mt. Hermon, several centimeters accumulate at nearby IDF bases. Other areas in Israel expect rainfall until weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/11/2017 10:29
Forecast: Snow in the north and possibly in the center

Forecast: Snow in the north and possibly in the center

Rains expected through Thursday evening. Snow on northern mountains peaks tomorrow and Thursday morning, likely reaching central hills.Yedidya ben Ohr, 14/02/2017 23:11
Winter returns to Israel

Winter returns to Israel

After warm spell, cold temperatures return, bringing snow in Golan, hail and ice along the coast.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 13/02/2017 11:56
Major blizzard strikes northeastern US

Major blizzard strikes northeastern US

Thousands of flights cancelled as major winter storm slams northeast. Blizzard warning issued for Long Island.Gary Willig, 09/02/2017 19:52
WATCH: Snow falls on Mt. Hermon

WATCH: Snow falls on Mt. Hermon

Snow falls on Mt. Hermon, closing site to visitors.Refael Levi, Chana Roberts, 09/01/2017 11:57
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
Baby in serious condition from hypothermia

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, 25/01/2016 21:10
State of emergency declared in Jerusalem

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, 25/01/2016 19:31
Jerusalem hospitals batten down hatches for snow

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, 24/01/2016 16:04
Rain and snowstorm hit Israel

Rain and snowstorm hit Israel

Rains will fall from north to Negev for three days straight as snow showers expected to travel from Mount Hermon down to Jerusalem.Cynthia Blank, 24/01/2016 09:15
Three-day snowstorm starting tomorrow

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, 23/01/2016 18:38
After sandstorm, Israel braces for mega snowstorm

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, 22/01/2016 08:48
Forecast: Rain accompanied by strong winds

Forecast: Rain accompanied by strong winds

Rainfall to continue in northern and central Israel on Sunday; snow also predicted on Mount Hermon and the Golan.Cynthia Blank, 03/01/2016 08:28
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
Israel's first winter storm upon us

Israel's first winter storm upon us

Peak of the storm will hit overnight Friday with 20 centimeters of snow predicted on Mount Hermon, and light snow anticipated in Jerusalem.Cynthia Blank, 31/12/2015 08:08
Israel braces for its first winter snowstorm

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, 30/12/2015 14:49
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