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Heavy rain and hail in mountains, Troodos turns white (pictures)

Troodos turned white, after a hail storm in the area on Saturday.

Police said in a statement that heavy rainfall and hailstorms occurring in the Troodos Mountains have caused flooding on a number of roads.

Also, landslides occured in the Amiantos-Karvounas and Kavrounas-Troodos roads.

Visibility for drivers, on these roads is limited due to heavy rainfall and hail, police says.

Authorities advise drivers to be extra careful as many roads are slippery.

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