Icy Roads Across the Country

snow-landscape_psThe Icelandic Road Administration has issued a warning due to icy roads around the country. Among the roads affected are Reykanesbraut and Grindavíkurvegur in the greater capital area, as well as roads on Snæfellsnes.

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Katla Eruption Levees in South Iceland Checked

vik01_bvChief of Police in Hvolsvöllur, a representative of the Icelandic Road Administration and geophysicist Magnús Tumi Guðmundsson will discuss at a meeting on Thursday whether the levees to the east of Vík, which lies across the Ring Road near the river Múlakvísl, must be raised to prove effective in case of a volcanic eruption in Katla.

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