Detailed 6-hour sequence of temperatures across Iceland (maps provided by revealing an extremely warm airmass for Iceland for mid November. Temperatures could locally exceed 15 °C, especially in the valleys and fjords across the northern and western parts where dry Föehn winds will have the maximum results.
While nothing unsual for Iceland regarding the wind threat, the significant warming comes after cold and blowing snow days this week. Night from Friday to Saturday will be very warm across the western half of island, many areas should experience windy conditions and temperatures above 10 °C.

Stay tuned for nowcasting post when event occurs late tomorrow.
High methane levels 


Temperatures at the North Pole are 244K or minus 30 degrees Celsius.
The warmth has to be coming from underneath