Traffic A38

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Nearby Roadworks
A38 (S)

Roadworks 1m NW of
Coxbench

B6179 & A61Derby

A38 (N)

Roadworks 1m NW of
Coxbench

A61 Derby & A609

A38 (N)

Roadworks 0.6m SW of
Derby

A5111 & A52

A38 (W)

Roadworks 2.5m W of
Doublebois

A390 Liskeard (west) & A30

A38 (E)

Roadworks 2.5m W of
Doublebois

A30 & A390 Liskeard (west)

A38 (N)

Roadworks 1.5m W of
Alrewas

A5127 & A513

A38 (E)

Roadworks 2.8m N of
Liskeard

A390 Liskeard (east) & A374 Liskeard

M5 (S)

Roadworks 0.4m N of
Exminster

J30 & J31

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Expired Incidents

A38 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A38 northbound between A6 and A61 near Derby | Northbound | Congestion (2.11 miles W of Derby, Derbyshire)


On the A38 from Sutton Coldfield towards The M1 motorway between the junctions with the A6 and the A61 Derby, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:30 pm.

First report: 29 July 2014 22:40
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 22:50
Map location: 52.956,-1.466

A38 Westbound

No Delay - A38 westbound between A385 and B3372 | Westbound | Overturned Vehicle (4.61 miles SE of Buckfastleigh, Devon)


On the A38 from Exeter towards Bodmin between the junctions with the A385 and the A374 Plymouth, minor delays are possible due to an overturned vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:30 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 13:30
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 14:20
Map location: 50.421,-3.8212

A38 Westbound

Roadworks - A38 westbound between A388 and A374 near Liskeard | Westbound | Roadworks (6.58 miles N of Plymouth, Cornwall)


On the A38 from Exeter towards Bodmin between the junctions with the A388 and the A374 west of Plymouth, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 9 am on 30 July 2014 to 3:30 pm on 30 July 2014.

First report: 30 July 2014 09:20
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 21:00
Map location: 50.4252,-4.281

A38 Eastbound

Roadworks - A38 eastbound between A380 and A379 | Eastbound | Roadworks (2.39 miles S of Exeter, Devon)


On the A38 from Bodmin towards Exeter between the junctions with the A382 and the M5, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks , between 7 pm and 7 am, from 28 July 2014 to 30 July 2014.

First report: 28 July 2014 19:10
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 15:00
Map location: 50.6657,-3.5394

A30 Eastbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A30 eastbound between A382 and A377 | Eastbound | Overturned Vehicle (4.18 miles SW of Crediton, Devon)


On the A30 from Penzance towards Honiton between the junctions with the A382 and the A377, there are currently delays of 15 mins due to an overturned vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:45 pm.

First report: 30 July 2014 13:00
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 13:40
Map location: 50.7293,-3.6932

A30 Westbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A30 westbound within the B3260 near Okehampton (east) junction | Westbound | Congestion (1.78 miles W of Okehampton, Devon)


On the A30 from Honiton towards Penzance between the junctions with the A382 and the A395, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:15 am.

First report: 29 July 2014 05:20
Incident cleared: 29 July 2014 05:20
Map location: 50.7398,-3.9605

M5 Southbound

Roadworks - M5 southbound between J30 and J31 | Southbound | Roadworks (0.45 miles N of Exminster, Devon)


On the M5 motorway southbound between junctions J30 and J31, expect delays of up to 10 mins at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 10 pm and 6 am, from 21 July 2014 to 28 July 2014.

First report: 23 July 2014 23:50
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 50.6895,-3.4803

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Reported accidents on the A38 in 2013

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This graph provides road safety data of road accidents in Great Britain on the A38, and include statistics from personal injury accidents that occurred on public roads which were subsequently reported and recorded by the local police authority.

Data has been extracted to show the total number of slight, serious and fatal accidents on the A38 in 2013.

Licensed under the Open Government Licence. Source: Road Safety Data.

  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
SLIGHT 860004800056000420004500058000570004700061000740006500060000
SERIOUS 10000400060005000900050001200010000600011000100008000
FATAL 1000100020002000100030001000

Regional Weather

Today's weather (Wednesday) in Torquay will bring sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 74°f and a night time temperature of 58°f (23°c/14°c). Wind will be coming in from the W, reaching 11mph.

Tomorrow (Thursday) will bring sunny intervals , with wind reaching 13 miles per hour from the WSW. Daytime temperatures will reach 71°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 58°f (21°c/14°c).

Wind from the SSW will reach 15 mph in Torquay on Friday, with white cloud in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 69°f, and 58°f overnight (20°c/15°c).

Saturday's weather will be light rain showers in Torquay, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 73°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 73°f (22°c/12°c).

Torquay
30 JULsunny intervals
MAX 74° (23°c)
MIN 58° (14°c)
WIND 11mph (W)
31 JULsunny intervals
MAX 71° (21°c)
MIN 58° (14°c)
WIND 13mph (WSW)
1 AUGwhite cloud
MAX 69° (20°c)
MIN 60° (15°c)
WIND 15mph (SSW)
2 AUGlight rain showers
MAX 73° (22°c)
MIN 54° (12°c)
WIND 10mph (SSW)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local A38 area. Use the 'Traffic' function on your RDS radio (marked TA, TP, TI or Traffic) and you will be automatically switched to travel and traffic conditions.

100.5 FMHeart 100-102 (Totnes)
100.8 FMHeart 100-102 (Dartmouth)
101.9 FMHeart 100-102 (Ivybridge)
103.4 FMRadio Devon (Torquay)
103.5-104.9 FMBBC Radio nan Gaidheal (National)
103.5-104.9 FMBBC Radio Cymru (National)
97.7-99.8BBC Radio 1
88.1-90.3BBC Radio 2
90.2-92.6BBC Radio 3
92.5-94.7BBC Radio Scotland
92.4-96.8BBC Radio Cymru

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