snow in israel

Snow coats the Hermon, December 2018
In Pictures: A winter wonderland atop the Hermon

Take a look at the abandoned, frostbitten hilltops.

In pictures: Israel's winter wonderland

A winter storm brings with it frost-covered trees, blocked-off roads and kids at play.

IDF clearing snow on Highway 35, January 26, 2016
Cold front isn’t as bad as forecast

Although the Galilee and the northern Golan Heights experienced extremely cold temperatures, only a few centimeters of snow piled up.

Icicles in Majdal Shams, near the Hermon
Let it snow: Jerusalem, northern Israel become winter wonderlands

By tomorrow morning, Jerusalemites could be waking up to see snow on the ground, with 5 to 10 centimeters of it throughout the day, says The Israel Meteorological Service

 Yad Sarah ready to help snowbound patients.
Yad Sarah ready to help snowbound patients

Dozens of vans being readied to treat patients, in preparation for snow in the capital.

snow in israel
Watch: Northern Israel covered in white

Rain is expected to continue Thursday, accompanied by strong winds and thunderstorms.

snowy syria
Zero killed in Syria combat for first time in 3 years

Defying war's daily death count, blizzards and plummeting temperatures still wrack fighters and refugees alike.

Snow in Jerusalem
In the capital, residents eagerly await a winter wonderland

With storm fast approaching, anticipation builds.

JERUSALEMITES STOCK UP on essentials yesterday, in anticipation of a tempest.
Jerusalem and North hunker down for expected white Wednesday

IDF on standby, school canceled in capital, northern region; Air pollution spikes throughout country.

Snow in Jerusalem
Schools close around Israel ahead of snowstorm

The Jerusalem Municipality announced on Tuesday evening the cancellation of all day care centers, preschools and schools in the city due to the impending snow.

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