Stormy Weather: A Look Back - The Reykjavik Grapevine

Stormy Weather: A Look Back

Published October 14, 2016

Signe Smala
Photos by
Muhammed Emin Kizilkaya

A reader-submitted video montage lets you relive the magic and wonder of the severe rainfall and winds that blustered through Reykjavik these past few days.


Videographer: Muhammed Emin Kizilkaya

As reported, on October 11 The Icelandic Met Office warned people that very heavy rains and possible floods were to be expected over the next couple of days.

The forecast proved accurate, as most parts of the country got a decent portion of strong wind and downpour. Some flooding was also reported in the south and northwest, but the waterlines have reportedly reached their high points earlier today.

On a happier note, this weekend comes with promises of clear skies and sunshine, and a very good chance of seeing some Northern Lights tonight.

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