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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, ruv.is 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.

ZR

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