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Roads on the Golden Circle are closed, as are mountain passes in the Westfjords and N Iceland

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  • Blizzard The snow storm in North Iceland is expected to last until Friday night. Travel condition are also difficult in other parts of the country. Photo/Pjetur Sigurðsson

Roads 36 and 365 on The Golden Circle from Mosfellsbær town to lake Laugarvatn in South Ieland are closed due to the snowstorm that’s battering parts of the country.

Also closed are mountain passes on road 60 and 643 in the Westfjords and roads 864 and 862 in the Dettifoss waterfall area in North Iceland.

Read more: A major snow storm to hit North Iceland — expected to last two days

Bad weather is expected today in most parts of the country. Extreme winds and heavy snowfall in some areas. Low visibility and snow on the roads. Travelling not recommended in many areas.

You can follow road conditions around Iceland live via the Icelandic Road and Coastal Administration’s (IRCA) web cams

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