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Aurora Borealis

Aurora Borealis - Iceland - 2 Nov. 2013
Northern Lights Forecast from the Icelandic Met Office
Photo: Francisco Diez

Travel alerts and warnings from

Hurricane Strength Wind Gusts South East Iceland 22.03.2019
Hurricane strength wind gusts are expected in south east Iceland between Vík and Djúpivogur on Friday afternoon until midnight. No travel recommended in this area!
Snowstorm with Hurricane Strength Wind Gusts! 22.03.2019
Heavy snow fall and hurricane strength wind gusts are expected on Friday from Varmahlíð to Akureyri to Egilsstaðir and from Egilsstaðir to Djúpivogur in the Eastfjords. Slippery, snow covered roads and limited visibility make road closures likely. No travel recommended in this area!
Avalanche danger
Considerable avalanche danger (3 out of 5) in mountain areas around Reykjavík and in the Westfjords.