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Flood

Possible Katla Eruption in 2011

Geologist Páll Einarsson believes that the mighty volcano Katla could have already erupted in 2011, causing the flood that swept Múlakvísl bridge away.

Bakkakotsá

Floods in South Iceland

Bakkakotsá river is close to overflowing Ring Road one in South Iceland, between Vík í Mýrdal and Hvolsvöllur.

Eystri Skaftárketill 2010

Alert Phase Declared Due to Skaftá Flood

The National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police in association with the District Commissioner in South Iceland declared an Alert Phase yesterday due to the fast rising flash flood in Skaftá glacial river which began yesterday and will continue for several days.