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Storm Warning Issued Across Iceland

The Iceland Met Office has issued a storm warning across parts of Iceland over the next day. Bad weather including sleet is expected in the north with gusts of between 13 and 20 m/s.

vatnajokull_psVatnajökull. Photo by Páll Stefánsson.

Snow and hail are also possible and meteorologists warn that roads are icy and visibility may deteriorate quickly.

South of Vatnajökull wind gusts of over 35 m/s are forecast for tomorrow afternoon and over the following days.

Livestock owners are also being told to bring in their animals under shelter, reports.

Temperatures are forecast to be between 0 and 7ºC (32-45°F) with overnight frost in all parts of the country.

The weather is not forecast to improve until late next weekend and could deteriorate further on Thursday and Friday.


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