Flutkatastrophe im Osten von Island

Flutkatastrophe im Osten von Island

Ein Weidetor im Hornafjörður. Photo: Inga Stumpf Sechszig bis siebzig Touristen haben gestern Abend Schutz in den Auffangstationen Hofgarði und Mánagarði im Hornafjörður gesucht, nachdem durch die heftigen Regenfälle Flüsse über die Ufer getreten waren und...
Lagarfljót River Has Flooded (Egilsstaðir)

Lagarfljót River Has Flooded (Egilsstaðir)

From Lagarfljót today. The water has reached a wide area, including grasslands for sheep.Photo: RÚV Screenshot Lagarfljót river, the river flowing through Egilsstaðir, the largest town in Eastern Iceland has begun to flood. This is due to the torrential rain that...
Torrential Rain Washes Away East Iceland Roads And Bridges

Torrential Rain Washes Away East Iceland Roads And Bridges

UPDATE – RING ROAD, SOUTH-EAST ICELAND South-East and Eastern Iceland have faced torrential rain, with severe damage to the main road, as well as bridges. The country‘s main road has been severed at Hólmsá, and around forty sheep are believed to have...
Torrential Rain Washes Away East Iceland Roads And Bridges

Schwere Regenfälle im Osten, Ringstrasse unterbrochen

Photo: Screenshot/RÚV Die massiven Regenfälle, die in der vergangenen Nacht über dem Südosten und Osten des Landes niedergingen, haben weitreichende Schäden verursacht, berichtet RÚV. Die Ringstrasse ist am Fluss Hólmsá im Hornafjörður weggespült worden, im...