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2 Earthquakes Lightly Shake Northern Israel

Two 4.1 earthquakes were felt up north early Wednesday morning.

Iranian General Blames Drought on Israeli Cloud Thieves

“Joint teams from Israel and one of the neighboring countries are de-seeding the clouds entering Iran."

Israelis Safe in 6.1 Quake in Osaka, Japan – ‘It Woke Us Up’

"The siren is transmitted via telephone. We got the call, and immediately after the house began to shake."
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Sderot Under Water as June Rains Flood Negev

"The whole city became Venice. Everything is flooded, the playground, there are ten cars stuck in the puddles."

Summer Rain, Flash Flood Warning Prompts Closures at Tourist Hiking Spots

Due to the unusual weather patterns, the Israel Nature and Parks Authority announced closures of the tourism and hiking trails at Nahal Darga and Nahal Qumran.

Israeli Embassy Flag at Half- Mast in Guatemala as Rescuers Search for Survivors of...

One reporter likened the scene -- only 30 miles southwest of Guatemala City, the capital -- to that of Pompei.

Update: Israeli Aid Delivered to Guatemala as Volcano Death Toll Rises

Foreign Ministry officials are working with Guatemalan authorities to determine whether Israeli search and rescue teams are needed.

Israel Sends ‘Immediate Aid’ After Guatemala’s Deadly Volcan de Fuego Erupts

At least 62 people were confirmed dead by early Tuesday and a total of two million people were affected in what is being called the biggest eruption of the volcano in 40 years.

Jordan Permits Drone Search to Locate Missing Israeli Truck Driver

Search and rescue personnel have spent the past two days searching for Ayman Jaber of Taibe.

Series of Small Earthquakes Shake Dead Sea Region

The 3 earthquakes were on the Jordanian side of the Dead Sea.

Flood Victim Watsapped: ‘Can’t Believe We’re Going – We’ll Die’

The trip organizers wrote: "Don't worry, we are well prepared for the trip, and the course has it coordinated with the appropriate authorities. It will be fun, wet, and full of great memories."

Heavy Rains Collapse Separation Wall, Reuniting Jerusalem

The Police asked the public avoid locations where security forces are carrying out weather-related operations, because it "could endanger the lives of the curious and interfere with the activity of the forces."

Body of Missing Teen Recovered, Tzafit River Flood Tragedy Death Toll Rises to 10

“The State of Israel grieves for the promising young lives that were cut off by the grave disaster in the Arava. We embrace, with pain, the grieving families, and pray for the speedy recovery of the wounded.”

Massive Search for Missing Teen to Resume at Dawn, Suspended Overnight Due to Storm

Officials decided to temporarily stop the search due to the weather conditions and the risk to rescue forces, Israel Police Negev Region said.

Cleared for Release: Jerusalem Official Loses Daughter in Tzafit River Flood Disaster

Nine teens lost their lives in the tragedy. One teen is still missing. Fifteen are safe.

Dozens of Storm-Related Injuries in One Afternoon Alone

As of 6:30 p.m. Israel time, United Hatzalah volunteers across the country had treated 87 patients due to injuries related to the storm.

9 Israeli Students Dead, 1 Missing in Flash Flood

Twenty-five students were swept away by a huge wave as the roaring waters rushed into the riverbed.

Negev April Showers: Watch IDF Tank Pulling Another Tank Out of Flooded Ditch

The tank was successfully rescued and there were no casualties as a result of the incident, other than a few bruised egos.
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All Hail Breaks Loose in Negev City of Arad

The freak thunderstorm hurled hail the size of giant marbles -- or in Israeli terms, the size of cherry tomatoes -- down on the city, sending pedestrians and felines alike scurrying for cover.

NASA To Test Israeli Anti-Radiation Vest

Last year, the Israel Space Agency signed an agreement with the German Aerospace Center (DLR) to use its expertise in the examination of deep space radiation effects and its absorption in the human body.

In 100 Years, Summer Will Last 2 Months Longer

"The combination of a shorter rainy season and a longer dry season may cause a major water problem in Israel and neighboring countries."

Israel Installs Tsunami, Earthquake Early Warning Systems

Early warning systems for tsunamis are also crucial in order to protect power stations in Tel Aviv and Ashkelon, and desalination plants, that could be damaged.

Chief Rabbi Orders an End to Special Prayers for Rain

The rains of the last few weeks have improved the seasonal rainfall, and the rabbinate has changed its directive and ordered the chazan to no longer say the special prayer for rainfall.

Kinneret Up 15 Centimeters This Weekend

It appears the drought may also be over for this year, though it's not enough water to refill the lake.

Flood Watch in France Similar to Israel’s Winter Weekend Forecast

On Friday forecasters in Israel are predicting thunderstorms and hail from the north to the northern Negev, with more snow at Mount Hermon.

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