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.
East 10 to 18 m/s in the south and east parts, but increasing northeast wind in northwest, 15 to 23 m/s there by evening. Considerable rain in the east part but elsewhere snowshowers. Snow in the north part and in Vestfirðir tonight and tomorrow. West 13 to 20 m/s tomorrow and widely snowshowers, but snow in the north and stronger north wind in Vestfirðir during the day. Decreasing wind and precipitaion tomorrow evening. Temperature around freezing point, but 0 to 4 degrees C. in the east.
Forecast made: 08.03.2014 18:21. Valid until: 09.03.2014 18:00.
On Monday: Increasing south wind, 18 to 25 m/s in the south and west by afternoon with snow or sleet and later rain. South 8 to 15 m/s and mostly dry in the northeast. Southwesterly by evening. Becoming warmer and temperature 1 to 5 degrees C by afternoon. On Tuesday: Southwesterly wind 13 to 20 m/s, strongest in the northwest and sleet- or rainshowers in the south and west, but mostly dry in other parts. Lighter by afternoon and temperature widely above zero deg. in the lowland. Increasing south wind in the south with rain by evening. On Wednesday: Strong and mild south wind with rain but rainshowers in the west by afternoon and mostly dry in the east. Colder again by evening, first in the west. On Thursday: Southerly or variable wind and partly fair but cloudy in the south and precipitation there by evening. Light frost inland, but termpeature above zero deg. in other parts. On Friday and Saturday: Looks like path of lows with precipitation in most parts and rapidly change of temperature.
Forecast made: 08.03.2014 21:07. Valid until: 15.03.2014 12:00.