Mjölnir to become the world's largest MMA club
Icelandic MMA club Mjölnir will be moving from Loftakstalinn in West Central Reykjavik to the former bowling alley at Öskjuhlíð, East Reykjavik. The premises measure over 3 thousand square metres making Mjölnir the largest MMA club in the world.
Storm warning for tomorrow morning
Despite having already released a forecast for extreme winter weather tomorrrow, Tuesday, the Iceland Met Office has now issued a storm warning.
Weather hits between 8 and 9 am
The Reykjavik Metropolitan Police have the following message to people this morning:If you haven't reached your destination at 8 am then stay put. According to a statement the weather will hit between 8 and 9 and reach a peak at noon with a lot of snow.
Art student to spend one week naked inside a box
Art student Almar Atlason at the Iceland Institute of Arts just closed himself in a box where he will be living for the next week. We caught up with him this morning as he was enjoying his last cigarette before stripping off for his "experiment."
See the storm live
For those interested in seeing the current are of low pressure hitting Iceland live, here's a website where you can see it live.
Whiteout in Reykjavik
Iceland Monitor is of course monitoring the first storm of the winter here in Iceland and will be publishing the latest updates throughout the day. Here are the first few photographs of the snowstorm this morning and the latest updates.
Police warn of icicle hazard
Police in the Greater Reykjavik area have issued a warning to residents and visitors to be mindful of icicles overhead.
Severe winter weather on the way
December is set to make a stormy entrance tomorrow, with forecasters predicting strong winds, freezing temperatures, snow, and treacherous travelling conditions.
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