Local forecasts are based on weather forecasts produced by the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts, ECMWF and the Danish Meteorological Institute, DMI. At the Icelandic Meteorological Office, automatic statistical methods are used to localise such forecasts.
Northeasterly 10-18 m/s in the northwest but much lighter wind in the south and east part. Rain or sleet in the north and snow in some places inland. Intermittent rain in other areas. Increasing wind by morning, 15-23 by the southeast coast by noon and somewhat stronger wind in Öræfi in the afternoon with strong windgusts by mountains. Northeast 13-18 in the northwest but ligher wind in other areas. Rain but mainly dry in the west. Temperature 0 to 8 deg. C. coldest inland.
Forecast made: 09.12.2016 00:39. Valid until: 10.12.2016 00:00.
On Saturday: Stiff northeast wind and widely rain, but dry and fair in the southwest. Slowly decreasing wind late in the day and decreasing precipitation. Temperature 0 to 7 degrees C., coldest inland. On Sunday: Southeast 10 to 18 m/s with rain in the south and west and temperature 3 to 7 deg. C. Lighter wind and mostly dry in the northeast and temperature around and above freezing point. Moderating in the west by evening. On Monday and Tuesday: Strong southerly wind and considerable rain, but mainly dry in the north. Temperature 0 to 8 deg. C. On Wednesday: Lookes like southwesterly wind with snowshowers. Becoming colder. On Thursday: Looks like incresing north wind with snow or snowshowers.
Forecast made: 08.12.2016 20:40. Valid until: 15.12.2016 12:00.