Storm causes damage in many parts of Iceland

 The storm which hit Iceland this morning has caused roof tiles and entire roofs to blow off in many towns and trees were uprooted. Rescue teams were hard at work especially in Vík in North Iceland and in the Westman Islands. 

Winds in Vík went up to 32 metres per second.  Orange alert is still active in North and East Iceland. Please check safetravel.is for details. 

Weather

Cloudy

Today

-1 °C

Light rain

Later today

0 °C

Overcast

Tomorrow

1 °C

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GBP GBP 156.68 DKK DKK 18.08
NOK NOK 14.00 SEK SEK 12.89
CHF CHF 119.78 JPY JPY 1.08
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