The Icelandic Met Office has issued a warning for tomorrow afternoon.
There is patchy ice on roads in most parts of the country, and travelers are advised to proceed with caution.
Attempts are being made by the Icelandic Road Administration to direct the flood in Skaftá river away from Ring Road 1.
The flow of Skaftá river by Eldvatn is now more than 2,000 cubic meters per second and is expected to peak early this afternoon
The flow in Skaftá River rapidly increases and now measures almost 800 cubic meters per second at Sveinstindur.