israel storm

Storm Carmel: How to stay safe

Various Israeli organizations published warnings of dangers that could be caused by the storm.

One dead, several injured amid slippery roads and stormy weather

After months of clear skies and warm weather, Israel is seeing some rain - but that comes with concerns for people's safety.

Jerusalemites revel in the snow

Let it snow! Jerusalem residents get ready for a winter wonderland

It is still unclear exactly how strong the snowfall will be in Jerusalem.

Heavy thunderstorms, hail hit southern Israel, flash floods expected

Winter has finally arrived: The rain is expected to spread to most parts of the country, and will likely be accompanied by lightning and thunderstorms.

Lightning strikes over the Beit Safafa neighborhood in Jerusalem, Oct. 14, 2019

Expected 'medicane' storm forces hiking trails, music festival to close

The weather report stated that there would be local rainfall along with thunderstorms and hail in the south and on the mountaintops.

Israel, region braces for rare ‘medicane’ storm

Flood warnings have been issued in southern Israel. Popular hiking trails and tourist spots in the Judean desert are also being closed.

Lightning storm close to Netanya, December 5th, 2018.

Five struck by lightning on Zikim Beach

“We were hanging out at an abandoned beach when lightning struck the sand and knocked us to the ground,” said Elazar Hazut of Beersheba from his hospital bed. “I ask for Israelis to pray for us.”

Dust storm envelops Tel Aviv, Wednesday May 22, 2019

Surprise dust storm rolls into Tel Aviv

Facebook users from the center of the country reported that the storm affected areas from Hadera to Ashdod.

Winter in Israel.

In Pictures: Heavy rains, hail and snow wash over Israel

Another storm is expected to hit Israel on Tuesday.

Hail in Tel Aviv, May 7, 2018

Hail and thunderstorms: Unseasonal weather continues in Israel

Rescue services are standing by in case of floods.

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