Uncertainty phase declared in northern and eastern Iceland due to northerly gale weather warning

3. september 2020 11:59

The National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police , in collaboration with the Chiefs of Police in the districts of North West, North East and East Iceland, has declared a Civil Protection uncertainty phase due to northerly gale weather warning, heavy precipitation and temperatures close to freezing forecast by the Icelandic Met Office, starting late afternoon on Thursday September 3rd until midnight Friday September 4th   https://en.vedur.is/alerts

Uncertainty phase is characterized by an event which has already started and could lead to a threat to people, communities or the environment. At this stage the collaboration and coordination between the Civil Protection Authorities and stakeholders begins. Monitoring assessment, research and evaluation of the situation is increased. The event is defined and hazard assessment is conducted regularly

 

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