Heavy rainfall in Skaftafell, campsite closed temporally and hikers need to take special care on paths

For the past 24 hours rainfall has measured more than 100mm (3.9in) in Skaftafell. Rangers have checked conditions of the paths and some have streams running down them while others are completely flooded. Hikers are asked to be careful on the paths. The campsite has been closed temporarily due to water level.Rangers are however enjoying the rain and the pictures speak for themselves:   https://www.facebook.com/Vatnajokulsthjodgardur 

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