The Israeli Ministry of the Environment and the Ministry of Health warn of high and very high levels of air pollution in the Negev and Arava, as well as high levels of air pollution in the Gush Dan, Jerusalem, Judea , Samaria, the Jordan Valley, the foothills of Judea and the coastal plain.
According to Arutz Sheva, this is due to high concentrations of particles.
A gradual improvement in air quality is expected during afternoon. In the Negev and the Arava, air quality will improve in the evening.
Sensitive populations, including those suffering from heart and lung complications, the elderly, pregnant women and children, are advised to avoid strenuous exercise outdoors .For the general population, it is recommended to reduce outdoor exercise.