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Think Spain reports:

Some 30 main roads in Andalucia, mainly in the provinces of Seville and Cadiz, remain closed to traffic this evening as a result of the recent heavy rains.
According to information provided by the DGT (Traffic Dept) snow is making driving difficult on the mountain roads in Burgos and on main roads in Girona, Granada and Asturias.

Recent heavy rainfall has also affected the secondary road network, especially in Cadiz where the CA-6101 in Bornos is closed in both directions as are the CA-4107 and the CA-3113 in Jerez de la Frontera, the CA-9101 in Olvera and the CA-9104 in Zahara.

In Seville flooding has forced the closure of the A-8029 in Dos Hermanas, the SE-3410 in Gerena, the A-378 in Martín de la Jara, the A-8080 in Torre de la Reina and, the A-378 in Osuna.

The N-630 in Huelva is closed in both directions at Santa Olalla de Cala as is the AL-4402 in Ohanes (Almería), and the A-3125 in Cañete (Córdoba).

In Huelva at least a dozen roads have been affected by landslides and flooding, making driving very difficult on the A-461, the N-435, the HU-5401, the HU-5401, the HU-5411, the A-5077 and the HU-4102.

Heavy rain has also forced the closure of the HU-6110 and the HU-710 in Aldea de Tejada and Cabezas Rubias, respectively.

Snow has closed the access roads to La Cobertoria (Asturias) and El Perelló (Girona), and chains are required in the province of Burgos on the secondary roads BU-820 in El Manquillo, BU-572 in Lunada, and on the BU-570 in Estacas de Trueba.

Heavy snowfall has also meant the closure of the A-4025 in Monachil (Granada).

The DGT has also said that that traffic moving very slowly on the SG-112 in Riofrío de Riaza (Segovia) because of the snow.
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