Watch the Storm and the Waves Live
The information technology firm Advania has begun a live stream of Sæbraut road in Reykjavík, where a severe storm and high waves are expected to lead to a road closure by 3 pm.
You can watch it here, live:
There are weather warnings in effect all over the country and people in every part of the country have been asked to remain indoors after 3 pm.
The website severe-weather.eu describes the weather as a powerful “bomb cyclone”or “bombogenesis.”
The Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management has activated its coordinating center, and the national police commissioner has declared a phase of uncertainty in the country. Everyone is asked to stay indoors after 3 pm.