In light of the unfortunate situation in Houston–and now, possibly, Florida–STAR-K presents the following short clips, from a previously recorded webinar, which discuss various halachic ramifications of some severe weather challenges faced on Shabbos. Rabbi Mordechai Frankel, Director of STAR-K’s Institute of Halacha, is interviewed by Rabbi Zvi Goldberg.
Validity of Eruv on Shabbos During Inclement Weather: https://vimeo.com/232050647
Flooding on Shabbos: https://vimeo.com/232054341
Using A Generator on Shabbos: https://vimeo.com/232052016
State of Emergency to Keep Off Streets: https://vimeo.com/232053205
Listening to Radio on Shabbos During Inclement Weather: https://vimeo.com/23205328 7
Power Outage/Cholent: https://vimeo.com/232054375