Kuwait International Airport
Update 2018-11-15: The rainfalls of the last few days caused flooding of multiple roads and damaged bridges throughout the country. The Kuwait International Airport of the capital Kuwait City had to be closed completely. Arriving flights were diverted to airports in neighbouring countries. One person was killed in the floods.
2018-11-14: Due to heavy rainfall flooding is possible in Kuwait in the coming days. US- and Kuwaiti authorities issued warnings on Wednesday (14 November).
Local traffic disruptions are to be expected, further floods and landslides remain possible in the coming days. Travellers should exercise heightened caution, especially near rivers, the sea and mountainslopes and follow instructions by authorities.