Weather warnings issued for Iceland

UPDATE: The wind is set to pick up even more now as the day progresses. People are advised to pick up their children in daycare and after-school activities and stay indoors unless it’s essential to go outside and not to leave furniture and lose objects lying around in their gardens. 

  1. Avalanche danger in mid-north Iceland
  2. Red alert for Northwest Iceland
  3. Orange alert for the weather in Reykjavik and the Capital Region, South Iceland, Faxafloi – Southwest Iceland, Breidafjordur – Westnorthwest Iceland, Westfjords, Northwest Iceland, Northeast Iceland, East Iceland, Eastfjords, Southeast Iceland and Central highlands.

For more information, we recommend that you follow the English version of the Icelandic Met Office

Link to a camera that points to the see on the northwest side of Reykjavik.