Hurricane force winds in North Iceland

 Search and Rescue teams have been hard at work since nine AM this morning in Akureyri Hrísey and Sauðárkrókur due to a severe storm. Weather has gotten steadily worse and winds reach up to 55 m/s. 

SAR team members have been helping in securing objects that have been blown away in the wind.

People are urged to refrain from travelling. 


Rain showers


5 °C

Light rain

Later today

5 °C



6 °C

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