Bumper-to-bumper traffic lies ahead this weekend

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HYOSUB SHIN / HSHIN@AJC.COM

The only thing that could get you out of traffic this weekend is bad weather.

But you may want to keep your fingers crossed on that one.

In the meantime, prepare for a bumper-to-bumper weekend.

Here are your trouble areas:

Northwest Corridor Express Lanes
I-75

One southbound lane will close between South Marietta Parkway and Delk Road continuously from 8 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

Two northbound lanes will close between Windy Hill Road and Delk Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

One northbound lane will close just before and after Wade Green Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

I-575
Two northbound and two southbound lanes will close between the I-575 interchange and the Canton Road Connector from 8 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m., Saturday.

One lane will close on the northbound on-ramp to Chastain Road from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

One southbound lane will close between Barrett Parkway and the I-75 interchange from 8 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday. Lane closures will occur again from 8 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday.

One northbound lane will close between Towne Lake Parkway and Ridgewalk Parkway 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday. Lane closures will occur again from 9 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday.

I-285
Three eastbound lanes will close between Powers Ferry Road and the I-75 interchange from 9 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday.

One westbound ramp will close between Powers Ferry Road and Cumberland Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

South Metro Express Lanes
I-75
One southbound lane will close just before and after Hudson Bridge Road continuously from 9 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Monday.

One northbound lane will close between Hampton Road and Jonesboro Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

Drivers travelling between North McDonough Road and Lake Spivey Parkway will have to reduce their speeds to 5 mph to 10 mph from 9 p.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday. The traffic pace will allow contractors to work across the interstate lanes.

One southbound lane will close between Jodeco Road/Flippen Road and Jonesboro Road from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

One southbound lane will close between Mt. Zion Boulevard and Lake Spivey Parkway from 6 a.m. to 12 p.m. Saturday.

Hampton Road, one westbound lane will close at Willow Lane nightly from 9 p.m., until 5 a.m., starting Friday night until Monday morning.

On North McDonough Road, one lane will close at Industrial Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday and from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

I-285
The northbound and southbound off ramps will close at the Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway continuously from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

One northbound lane will close on the on- ramp to I-85 northbound from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday. The lane will close again from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday.

I-20
One westbound lane will close between the I-285 interchange and Fulton Industrial Boulevard from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday.

One eastbound lane will close between Fulton Industrial Boulevard from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

On Fulton Industrial Boulevard, one northbound and one southbound lane will close continuously from 5 a.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Monday.

One eastbound lane will close between Riverside Drive and Fulton Industrial Boulevard from 1 p.m. Saturday to 5 a.m. Sunday. The lanes will close again from 1 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

One eastbound lane and the shoulder will close just before and after Thornton Road from 9 p.m. Friday to 9 a.m. Saturday.

The Thornton Road southbound entrance to I-20 eastbound will close from 9 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Saturday. Traffic traveling south on Thornton Road to I-20 eastbound will make a U-Turn and enter the Thornton Road north entrance to I-20 eastbound.

Up to three eastbound lanes will close between the I-285 interchange and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive continuously from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

I-85
Two northbound lanes will close between Riverdale Road and Virginia Avenue from 9 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Monday.

Ga. 400
One northbound lane will close between Peachtree Parkway and MacFarland Parkway continuously from 9 p.m. Friday to noon Monday.

Other State Routes
On Riverside Drive, one lane will close between Cold Stream Court and Fair Oaks Manor from 9 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

On Peachtree Street, one lane will close between 26th Street and Palisades Road from 6 a.m. until noon on Saturday.

On Lavista Road, one southbound lane will close between I-285 and Briarcliff Road from 8 p.m. Sunday to 5 a.m. Monday.

On Peachtree Industrial Boulevard, one northbound and one southbound lane will close between North Shallowford Road and Club Drive from 8 p.m. Friday to 8 a.m. Saturday. The lanes will also close from 8 p.m. Saturday until 8 a.m. Sunday.