Strong Gale Warning

The Icelandic Met Office has issued a strong gale warning for today, with southeasterly winds of 15-23 meters per second.

The Christmas tree in downtown Reykjavík

High Hopes for White Christmas

The forecast for Christmas weather is becoming clearer the nearer the big day draws, and while meteorologists have been expecting warm weather with squally winds in South Iceland now this weekend, there should be good weather across the entire country in the days until Christmas.

Reykjavík houses

Free Salt to Stop Slips

There is a lot of slippery ice on roads and pavements in the capital region today, following several warm days and temperatures at, or just below, freezing today.

Winter Storm Today

After the recent gentle weather, it is due to get wintry over parts of Iceland today—though nowhere near as stormy as the hurricane force winds that struck ten days ago, the duty meteorologist assures RÚV.