The fire department clearing out water from a flooded car parking cellar.

Dozens of livestock saved from drowning in flooding last night

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Yesterday there were a record number of cases for the Reykjavik capital area fire department, a total of 100.

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Rescue team members at work cutting down the sign.

Rescue teams called out to secure Hlemmur Square hotel sign

A huge, heavy aluminium sign at Hlemmur Square hotel in central Reykjavik hung by a thread a little earlier this evening and had to be cut down by rescue team members. "There have been too many storms in Reykjavik this winter, some screws must have come loose," said hotelier Klaus Ortlieb, one of the hotel owners.

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Keflavik Airport

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