Weather


Winter or Summer? Weather, Calendar Seem to Disagree

Israelis awakening Wednesday could be forgiven for thinking it was Rosh Chodesh Shevat, instead of Tammuz – as heavy rain, often accompanied by thunder and lightning, fell throughout the country.…

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Bus Overturns in Heavy Rain, No Injuries

A bus full of passengers overturned in heavy rains in southern Israel on Thursday night. B’chasdei shamayim, there were no injuries. Initial reports which described the accident at the Rotem…

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Rain, Hail and Flooding in Rare Post-Pesach Storm

Prayers for rain have stopped since Pesach, but the rains returned anyway on Wednesday, drowning one man, causing flash floods and disrupting air travel. A 17-year-old Israeli was swept away…

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Snow Begins Early Monday in New York

Winter weather made a comeback Monday morning. After a weekend of highs nearing 60 degrees, temperatures plummeted overnight Sunday into Monday, with snow moving in on the Northeast. In New…

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Jewish Influence on the Weather

It was a mixture of amusing and disturbing when Washington, D.C. Councilman Trayon White Sr. used social media to share his unusual thoughts about a recent sudden snowfall in the…

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Midweek Nor’easter to Bring Heavy Snow

A winter storm warning has been issued ahead of a potential nor’easter that could bring as much as a foot of snow, heavy rain and wind to the Tristate area…

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