South Iceland

VERY strong wind gust (25 to 30 m/s) is expected in south Iceland today (June 30th) from Hvolsvöllur to the Glacier Lagoon! Drivers with trailers and on camping cars should take extra care!

Highland driving

Kjölur road from the north to Hveravellir is now open as well as Kjölur from the south to Kerlingarfjöll. Roads to Landmannalaugar, Dreki, Hólaskjól & Kverkfjöll are also open. Note that the road from Landmannalaugar to Hólaskjól is still closed! Other highland roads are closed and are in general covered with snow. Contact your nearest info center or safetravel@safetravel.is for further info.

Highland hiking trails

Conditions in the highland are unusual. Much more snow than usual, wet and heavy to hike in. Good equipment and expirence needed. Contact your nearest info center or safetravel@safetravel.is for further info.

Westfjords

Low avalanche danger (level 1 of 5) is now in mountain areas in the northern part of the Westfjords.

Tröllaskagi & Eastfjords

Low avalanche danger (level 1 of 5) is now in mountain areas in Tröllaskagi peninsula & Eastfjords.

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