Alert issued as heavy rain lashes parts of UAE

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A weather alert has been issued as heavy rain and hail lashed parts of the UAE on Monday.

The National Centre of Meteorology shared footage of heavy downpour in parts of Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah, Ajman and Sharjah.

It has urged people to stay away from Wadis and other flood-prone areas, and motorists are advised to exercise caution.

The Ministry of Interior also issued safety alerts warning residents and motorists to take extra precautions.

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