Lómagnúpur and the Skeiðarársandur with outlet glacier Skeiðarárjökull in the background

When glaciers start running 1

What is a jökulhlaup? At the moment (December 30, 2012), water height and conductivity are again on the rise in Múlakvísl, an outlet river of Mýrdalsjökull glacier, the one covering the famous Katla volcano in the south of Iceland. Plots from Icelandic Metorological Office (vatnafar) This could be a sign for again another jökulhlaup in…