Grímsvötn , Iceland : beginning of a glacial outburst flood (jökulhlaup),

Grímsvötn , Iceland : beginning of a glacial outburst flood (jökulhlaup),

On 23 June the Icelandic Meteorological Office (IMO) stated that the water level of the Skaftá river at Sveinstindur (the closest gauging station at 28 km downstream from the ice margin) and electrical conductivity both rose in recent days, indicating the beginning of a…