Between Höfn and Egilsstaðir. Heavy blizzard with poor visibility and difficult driving conditions until midnight. Wind gusts up to 45 m/s (162 km/h). March 30: Extreme thawing and rain, increased runoff and rising waterlevels. Road closures expected.
High risk of avalanches (score 4-5 out of 5) in the mountains around the Eastfjords. Considerable risk of avalanches (score 3 out of 5) in the mountains around Tröllaskagi and Westfjords. Outdoor enthusiasts are asked to be careful when traveling in mountains and avoid areas where snow conditions are unsafe.
Extremely dangerous winter conditions can arise at waterfalls and streams due to ice and near rock walls where ice can fall. Crampons and good hiking shoes are necessary in many places.
Due to ice and danger of rock falling from the ceiling; the trail behind Seljalandsfoss is closed until further notice. Please respect the closed areas!
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