If you are driving to work this morning in Dubai, Sharjah or Abu Dhabi, it would be advisable to leave early considering the traffic snarls in certain areas in the cities. In Dubai and Sharjah, traffic is moving at an extremely slow pace. Thus commuters should be prepared to spend extra time while commuting to work.
On the route that leads from Sharjah to Dubai, there were reports of traffic congestions along several stretches. If have somewhere to be on time be sure to leave well in advance. Meanwhile in the city of Dubai, traffic snarls were observed on Maliha Road and the busy Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed road. Traffic was also at a crawl on the routes leading up to the airport and Al Khawaneej road.
In the capital city today, the two left lanes leading from Al Shawamekh and Shakhbout City will be shot down from 12 am. The route will be shut till 6 am on Thursday.