Winter Storm

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Winter Storm Riley leaves nearly 2.5 million without power

Winter Storm Riley leaves nearly 2.5 million without power

Death toll from Winter Storm Riley rises to seven, including two children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/03/2018 21:35
Storm costs farmers 14 million NIS in damage

Storm costs farmers 14 million NIS in damage

Due to frost and extreme cold during last week's storm, farmers across Israel report damage to crops as buds suffered in harsh weather.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2016 08:08
Forecast: Snow - mainly in the mountains

Forecast: Snow - mainly in the mountains

Snow is expected to continue intermittently mainly in the central mountains and Jerusalem until Wednesday.Shoshana Miskin, 25/01/2016 10:05
IEC, workers feud - customers remain power-less

IEC, workers feud - customers remain power-less

More than 24 hours after the major winter storm that hit Israel Sunday morning, some 40,000 households are still without power.Moshe Cohen, 26/10/2015 16:54
‘Facebook Saved Lives’ During Winter Storm

‘Facebook Saved Lives’ During Winter Storm

Facebook, city websites credited with keeping residents up-to-date – and safe – during unusually harsh snowstorm.Maayana Miskin, 26/12/2013 14:41
Forecaster Nixes Rumors of Second Snowstorm

Forecaster Nixes Rumors of Second Snowstorm

Forecaster says no new snowstorm on the horizon. Jerusalem leaders clash over storm ‘mismanagement.’Maayana Miskin, 19/12/2013 11:02
Family Stuck with Body in Storm

Family Stuck with Body in Storm

A family from Gush Etzion was unable to inform authorities that a relative had died due to downed phone lines.Maayana Miskin, 15/12/2013 16:26
MDA Treats 10,000 in 3 Days

MDA Treats 10,000 in 3 Days

MDA reports on snowstorm efforts, injuries, and reminds public to stay safe.Maayana Miskin, 15/12/2013 14:32
Soldiers on Front Lines in Rescue Efforts

Soldiers on Front Lines in Rescue Efforts

Thousands of IDF soldiers clear trees, distribute warm blankets and water, and help with evacuations.Maayana Miskin, 15/12/2013 11:01
Helicopter Evacuation as Towns Lack Power, Water

Helicopter Evacuation as Towns Lack Power, Water

Thousands of families spending third day without electricity or water. Children with hypothermia evacuated by helicopter.Maayana Miskin, 15/12/2013 09:24
Barkat Asks IDF and Police to Help Drivers

Barkat Asks IDF and Police to Help Drivers

Jerusalem Mayor enlists IDF and police to help out the many drivers and cars that have been stranded due to the snow.Elad Benari, 13/12/2013 02:42
Israel in White: Your Pictures

Israel in White: Your Pictures

As snow descends on Israel's Biblical heartland, Arutz Sheva presents a collection of your pictures from Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva, 12/12/2013 11:53
Snow in Gush Etzion, Samaria and Jerusalem

Snow in Gush Etzion, Samaria and Jerusalem

Snow began falling Wednesday night in Samaria, Gush Etzion, Hevron and Jerusalem. School cancelled in Jerusalem area.Arutz Sheva, 12/12/2013 05:40
Israel Prepares for Winter Storm

Israel Prepares for Winter Storm

Jerusalem ‘ready for snow,’ Transport Ministry plans for road closures, Arkia moves flights.Maayana Miskin, 10/12/2013 17:48
Storms Raise Kinneret Waters, Cause Power Outages

Storms Raise Kinneret Waters, Cause Power Outages

Lake Kinneret once again rose Thursday as rain poured down upon the Land of Israel, causing power outages around the country.Chana Ya'ar, 31/01/2013 18:45
Israeli ‘Hurricane’ Victims to Receive Gov’t Aid

Israeli ‘Hurricane’ Victims to Receive Gov’t Aid

The Cabinet is poised to approve an aid package for Israeli victims of the worst storm to hit the country in a decade.Chana Ya'ar, 27/01/2013 13:29
Video: Visit to Sharon Town, One Week After Flood

Video: Visit to Sharon Town, One Week After Flood

Israel National Radio host Josh Haste visited the Sharon town of Bat Hefer, one week after many homes in the town were flooded., 22/01/2013 04:12
Northern and Central Israel Blanketed with Snow

Northern and Central Israel Blanketed with Snow

Readers sent in pictures as snow continues to fall in the Northern and Central regions of the country. Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2013 10:30