The storm in pictures

Pedestrians in Reykjavik yesterday.

Pedestrians in Reykjavik yesterday. Iceland Monitor/Kristinn Magnússon

Search and rescue teams responded to over 300 calls on Sunday when a deep low passed over South-West Iceland. The worst weather passed over Reykjavik late Sunday and caused flight delays, power outages, and water damage.

Wind gusts up to 65 m/s (145 mph) were observed near Hafnarfjall mountain, south of Borgarnes in West-Iceland, and 40 m/s (90 mph) in the Reykjavik area. Power outages affected 40 thousand people on the Reykjanes peninsula, Hafnarfjörður, Garðabær, Vestman Islands, and Vík in Mýrdal.

ICE-SAR teams responded to over 300 calls Sunday.

ICE-SAR teams responded to over 300 calls Sunday. Iceland Monitor/Kristinn Magnússon

People making their way in the storm yesterday.

People making their way in the storm yesterday. Iceland Monitor/Kristinn Magnússon

ICE-SAR members in Reykjavik

ICE-SAR members in Reykjavik Iceland Monitor/Kristinn Magnússon

Reykjavik harbour on Sunday.

Reykjavik harbour on Sunday. Iceland Monitor/Kristinn Magnússon

Iceland Monitor/Kristinn Magnússon

ICE-SAR members last night.

ICE-SAR members last night. Photo/Víkurfréttir

ICE-SAR members secured boats yestarday.

ICE-SAR members secured boats yestarday.

ICE-SAR members rescued a goal post that took off in ...

ICE-SAR members rescued a goal post that took off in yesterday's storm. Iceland Monitor/Þorsteinn Ásgrímsson

The deep low approaching west Iceland early on Sunday.

The deep low approaching west Iceland early on Sunday. image/Iceland Met Office

Wind forecast for Iceland yestarday at 6:00 pm.

Wind forecast for Iceland yestarday at 6:00 pm. image/Iceland Met Office

Several roads in South and West Iceland were closed due ...

Several roads in South and West Iceland were closed due to the storm. The road sign shows wind gusts of up to 25 m/s (56 mph) detected on roads near the Reykjavik capitol area. Iceland Monitor/Kristinn Magnússon

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