The earthquake was measured at 4.1 on the Richter scale.
The flood waters are expected to reach the edge of Vatnajökull late on Friday, August 3, with the peak of the flood possible during the early hours of Sunday, August 5.
The Environment Agency of Iceland has reported ten incidents of illegal, off-road driving since the beginning of June.
The current national record belongs to last year’s champion, Vilhjálmur Andri Einarsson, who stayed in a 0°C ice bath for 20 minutes last year.
The Environment Agency of Iceland closed both trails earlier in the spring when they became untraversable due to an excess of foot traffic and wet weather.
The woman, who was eighty years old, was on holiday with her family when she fell on the footpath leading from the parking lot to the beach.
The Environment Agency of Iceland has decided to temporarily close Reykjadalur valley to visitors due to environmental strain.
Route One is closed in South Iceland between Kirkjubæjarklaustur and Jökulsárlón glacier lagoon due to extreme weather.
Two men were acquitted in a curious court case involving a flipped car and a group of football fans.
Weather across South Iceland was extreme this morning, with wind speeds reaching 65 metres (213 feet) per second by Hvassafell mountain.
Police are investigating the death of a French tourist whose body was found by search and rescue teams in South Iceland yesterday.
The number of tourists visiting Fjaðrárgljúfur canyon has nearly doubled, thanks in part to a Justin Bieber music video filmed there in 2015.