Fire Department: Mass Blazes Caused by Arson

The mass blazes caused the displacement of thousands and the destruction of dozens of homes is suspected to be an act of arson.

Dozens of Israeli Families Made Homeless by Fires; Jewish Federation of North America to...

Rivlin: “We have seen events of this kind in development countries and there are usually casualties or loss of life.”

Thousands Ordered to Evacuate as Fires Continue to Rage Across Israel

"We are preparing with all our might for the morning when the strong winds will resume and there is a fear that the fire will also resume strongly."

Flames Destroy Moshav Mevo Modiin, Netanyahu Asks for International Firefighters as Fires Spread in...

Israel's Firefighting Commission has banned people from lighting fires outdoors "while these conditions prevail at reserves and parks in Israel.”

IsraAID Team in Mozambique Since March, Gears Up for More Work After Cyclone Kenneth’s...

IsraAID's water, sanitation & hygiene, protection, and medical programs have directly reached more than 9,500 people.

Passover Snow Falls on Mount Hermon for First Time in 22 Years

With eight inches already on the ground and snow expected to continue to fall throughout the day, the Hermon ski-resort management closed the site to visitors, on Sunday
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Maybe Consider Nahal Ayun for your Honeymoon?

The stream originates from the springs in the Marjayoun valley in southern Lebanon.
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Stormy Weekend Pushing Kinneret Up 3 Inches

Since the beginning of the current rainy season, the Sea of has ​​Galilee recorded a total increase of 2.225 meters (7.299854 ft.).

Rainfall in Israel Exceeds Annual Average for First Time in 5 Years

The Kinneret’s level climbed by 71 CM (30 inches) in the past month and a total of two meters since the beginning of the winter (79 inches).
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Watch: Arava Rivulet Turns into a Dangerous River Flood in Minutes

On its way, the hour-old river sweeps everything in its path.

Rising Water at Lake Kinneret Means Good News for Israel

In northern Israel, the groundwater reservoirs are also reported to be “completely filled,” according to the Water Authority.

Judaean Desert Looks Majestic in Winter, Too

The Dead Sea has a weaker UVB radiation, and the air has a higher oxygen content as compared to oxygen concentration at sea level.

Kinneret Rises Above Lower Red Line

This is the first time in two years that the Kinneret's water level has risen above the Lower Red Line.

Kinneret Reaches Best Water Levels in Two Years and Rising

A particularly rainy winter has raised its level by nearly 4.9 feet.

Flash Flood Warning for Southern Israel Later This Week – Hikers, Drivers Take Note!

The Israel Nature and Parks Authority has warned hikers not to enter or cross streams and riverbeds – nor should drivers – until water levels from rain in the region recede completely.

Storm Cuts Byzantine Wall in Half

Palmachim Beach is one of the few remaining stretches of a wild coastline in the center of Israel.
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Rainbow at Crocodile Stream

The remains of Crocodilopolis, a city established there in the fourth century BCE, are still visible today.

Israeli Aid Mission to Brazil Assists in Brumadinho Dam Collapse

At least 37 were reported dead – a revised death toll down from 40 – with hundreds more missing.

40 Dead, 200 Missing: Israeli Rescue Team Going to Brazil for Brumadinho Dam Collapse

“Prime Minister Netanyahu offered us help in the search for those missing in the disaster of the Brumadinho Dam. We have accepted and are thankful for this Israeli technology . . ."

Sorry, Christians, No Baptism Today – Too Much Water in Jordan River

The baptism site, a.k.a. Qasr el Yahud (Castle of the Jews in Arabic), is the official name of a baptism site in the Jordan River Valley in Samaria.

Earthquake Rattles Israel’s North

The 3.6 earthquake had its epicenter in the northern end of the Kinneret.

Heavy Rains Unearth Ancient Horse Figurines in Northern Israel

"It should be noted that in our region, almost only men were depicted in figurines as riding horses, while women were carved in the context of fertility, motherhood, and sexuality."

Israel Navy Rescues Drifting French Sailor

The sailor, Jean Francois Colas, 60, was taken to an Israeli hospital in Ashdod for further treatment.

Jerusalem Covered in Snow… for a Few Hours

To the disappointment of many children, not enough snow fell to close the schools.

Winter Weather Blocking Roads, Slowing Traffic in Israel

The Israel Electric Corporation also said its lightning lab reported 523 lightning strikes between 12 noon and 9 pm.
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Watch: Flood Waters Rushing Through Northern Israeli Villages

Floods hit northern Israel on Monday due to the heavy rains across the region, sending a torrent of water rushing across villages in some...

Israel Still Having Lots of Weather

The coming days will see floods in riverbeds and possibly snow in the mountain peaks in different areas.

Heavy Rain, Snowfall Raise the Level of Lake Kinneret

The level of the lake at present is still at 17.7 feet (5.4 meters) below its fullest level.
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General Winter (not Ofer) on the Attack Across Israel with Snow, Rain and Thunderstorms

The snow up on Mt. Hermon has been piling up to reach 22 inches on the lower level.

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