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Health Ministry warns of scorching temperatures in coming days

Beachgoers walk by part of the temporary infrastructure for the Maccabiah Games on Poleg beach, Netanya, on July 5, 2022. (Moshe Perlmuter)
Beachgoers walk by part of the temporary infrastructure for the Maccabiah Games on Poleg beach, Netanya, on July 5, 2022. (Moshe Perlmuter)

The Health Ministry warns that an intense heatwave is on the way through early next week.

The ministry says scorching temperatures are expected to settle across most of Israel, and warns the public, especially the elderly and the unwell, to avoid spending time outside and to drink plenty of water.

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