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Troodos roads closed due to snow

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File photo (Photo: Christos Theodorides)

Due to the severe accumulation of snow, police closed the mountain roads of Troodos and Machaira and limited the traffic on the mountain roads of Limassol and Paphos to four-wheel-drive vehicles or to cars with snow chains mounted.

In particular, the Platres-Troodos, Karvouna-Troodo and Prodromos-Troodos roads have been closed since 6am on Wednesday, along with the the Farmaka-Odos, Odos-Melini-Ora, Vavatsinia-Lefkara and Ayioi Vavatsinias-Vavatsinia on the Machaira trail.

The following roads in the Limassol district are open to four-wheel-drive vehicles or to cars with snow chain: Saittas-Kato Amiantos, Saittas-Platres, Platres-Moniati, Platres-Prodromos, Platres-Pera Pedi, Platres and Papoutsa-Agros and Kyperounta, Agros and Prodromos and Lemythos, Pedoulas-Prodromos, Pedoulas-Moutoulas, Pedoulas-Pinewood-Kakopetria, Kakopetria-Karvouna, Kakopetria-Spilia, Kampos-Kykkos-Yerakion and Kampos-Tsiakkistra.

In the Paphos, the open roads are Panagia-Statos and Stavros Psokas, Ayios Nicolaos-Omodos.

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