Traffic A40

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Nearby Roadworks
A40 (W)

Roadworks 5.5m N of
Newham

A4136 & B4222

A40 (E)

Roadworks 5.5m N of
Newham

B4222 & A4136

Nearby Incidents
M50 (W)

Broken Down Vehicle 4.6m SE of
Eastnor

J2 & J3

M5 (S)

Bridge/Barrier Repairs 1.5m E of
Gloucester

J11A & J12

Nearby Roadworks
M48 (W)

Roadworks 2.2m NW of
Chepstow

J1 & J2

M48 (E)

Roadworks 2.2m NW of
Chepstow

J2 & J1

M5 (N)

Roadworks 1.4m E of
Gloucester

J12 & J11A

M5 (N)

Roadworks 1.4m E of
Gloucester

J12 & J11A

M5 (S)

Roadworks 1.5m E of
Gloucester

J11A & J12

M5 (S)

Roadworks 1.5m E of
Gloucester

J11A & J12

M50 (E)

Roadworks 2.1m N of
Ross On Wye

J4 & J3

Nearby Incidents
M48 (W)

Sports Event 2.2m NW of
Chepstow

J1 & J2

M48 (E)

Sports Event 2.2m NW of
Chepstow

J2 & J1

Nearby Roadworks
M5 (N)

Roadworks 4.4m NW of
Gloucester

J13 & J12

M5 (S)

Roadworks 4.4m NW of
Gloucester

J12 & J13

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  • Roadworks - A40 eastbound between A48 and A417 near Gloucester (west) eastBound - (Severity: Slight) (0.82m SW of Maisemore, )


    Description : On the A40 from Ross-on-Wye towards M5 between the junctions with the A48 and the A417 west of Gloucester, minor delays due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 4:00 pm. , Planned Start : 20/08/2014 12:30 , Planned End : 20/08/2014 16:00 , Severity : Slight

    Incident cleared: 20 August 2014 12:43
    Map location: 51.8729,-2.2756

  • Roadworks - A40 westbound between A417 near Gloucester (west) and A48 westBound - (Severity: Slight) (0.99m SW of Maisemore, )


    Description : On the A40 from M5 towards Ross-on-Wye between the junctions with the A417 west of Gloucester and the A48, minor delays due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 4:00 pm. , Planned Start : 20/08/2014 12:30 , Planned End : 20/08/2014 16:00 , Severity : Slight

    Incident cleared: 20 August 2014 12:43
    Map location: 51.8723,-2.2816

  • Roadworks - A40 eastbound between B4222 and A4136 eastBound - (Severity: Slight) (0.81m N of Longhope, )


    Description : On the A40 from Ross-on-Wye towards M5 between the junctions with the A449 and the A417, minor delays due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 11:59 pm on 18 December 2014. , Planned Start : 05/08/2014 00:00 , Planned End : 18/12/2014 23:59 , Severity : Slight

    Incident cleared: 18 August 2014 11:01
    Map location: 51.8784,-2.4495

  • Roadworks - A40 westbound between A4136 and B4222 westBound - (Severity: Slight) (0.8m N of Longhope, )


    Description : On the A40 from M5 towards Ross-on-Wye between the junctions with the A4136 and the A449, minor delays due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 11:59 pm on 18 December 2014. , Planned Start : 05/08/2014 00:00 , Planned End : 18/12/2014 23:59 , Severity : Slight

    Incident cleared: 18 August 2014 11:01
    Map location: 51.8783,-2.4496

  • Roadworks - A40 westbound between A4136 and B4222 westBound - (Severity: Slight) (0.8m N of Longhope, )


    Description : On the A40 from M5 towards Ross-on-Wye between the junctions with the A4136 and the A449, minor delays due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 11:59 pm on 18 December 2014. , Planned Start : 19/06/2013 00:00 , Planned End : 18/12/2014 23:59 , Severity : Slight

    Incident cleared: 18 August 2014 11:01
    Map location: 51.8783,-2.4496

  • Roadworks - A40 eastbound between B4222 and A4136 eastBound - (Severity: Slight) (0.81m N of Longhope, )


    Description : On the A40 from Ross-on-Wye towards M5 between the junctions with the A449 and the A417, minor delays due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 11:59 pm on 18 December 2014. , Planned Start : 19/06/2013 00:00 , Planned End : 18/12/2014 23:59 , Severity : Slight

    Incident cleared: 18 August 2014 11:01
    Map location: 51.8784,-2.4495

  • 20 August 2014 12:40

    Roadworks - A40 westbound between A417 near Gloucester (west) and A48 | Westbound | Roadworks (3.07m SW of Gloucester, Gloucestershire)


    On the A40 from M5 motorwaytowards Ross-on-Wye between the junctions with the A417 west of Gloucester and the A48, minor delays due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 4:00 pm.

    First report: 20 August 2014 12:40
    Incident cleared: 20 August 2014 12:51
    Map location: 51.8728,-2.283

  • 20 August 2014 12:40

    Roadworks - A40 eastbound between A48 and A417 near Gloucester (west) | Eastbound | Roadworks (2.99m SW of Gloucester, Gloucestershire)


    On the A40 from Ross-on-Wye towards M5 motorwaybetween the junctions with the A48 and the A417 west of Gloucester, minor delays due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 4:00 pm.

    First report: 20 August 2014 12:40
    Incident cleared: 20 August 2014 12:51
    Map location: 51.8733,-2.277

  • 19 August 2014 13:50

    Vehicle on Fire - M5 northbound between J14 and J13 | Northbound | Vehicle on Fire (1.68m W of Slimbridge, Gloucestershire)


    On the M5 motorwaynorthbound between junctions J14 and J13, minor delays due to a vehicle on fire closing two lanes. Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:30 pm.

    First report: 19 August 2014 13:50
    Incident cleared: 19 August 2014 14:02
    Map location: 51.7083,-2.3814

  • 19 August 2014 10:40

    Accident - M5 southbound between J13 and J14 | Southbound | Accident (1.56m W of Slimbridge, South Gloucestershire)


    On the M5 motorwaysouthbound at junction J13, there were delays of 1 hour caused by congestion due to an accident closing two lanes between junctions J13 and J14. Normal traffic conditions expected from 4:15 pm.

    First report: 19 August 2014 10:40
    Incident cleared: 19 August 2014 15:33
    Map location: 51.71,-2.3784

  • 17 August 2014 15:40

    Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure - A49 northbound between A40 and B4399 | Northbound | Overturned Vehicle (4.19m W of Ross On Wye, Herefordshire)


    The A49 northbound is closed between the junctions with the A40 and the A465, due to an overturned vehicle. Road expected to re-open from 5:45 pm.

    First report: 17 August 2014 15:40
    Incident cleared: 17 August 2014 17:30
    Map location: 51.9255,-2.664

  • 17 August 2014 15:40

    Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure - A49 southbound between B4399 and A40 | Southbound | Overturned Vehicle (4.2m W of Ross On Wye, Herefordshire)


    The A49 southbound is closed between the junctions with the A465 and the A40, due to an overturned vehicle. Road expected to re-open from 5:45 pm.

    First report: 17 August 2014 15:40
    Incident cleared: 17 August 2014 17:30
    Map location: 51.9256,-2.6643

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Primary Destinations on the A40

A40 Primary Destinations

The following 'primary destinations' are towns and cities that appear on road signs on the A40, and are typically important or major conurbations along the route.

Regional Weather

Today's weather (Wednesday) in Hereford will bring sunny with a maximum daytime temperature of 67°f and a night time temperature of 42°f (19°c/5°c). Wind will be coming in from the WNW, reaching 8mph.

Tomorrow (Thursday) will bring light rain showers , with wind reaching 11 miles per hour from the WSW. Daytime temperatures will reach 67°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 47°f (19°c/8°c).

Wind from the WNW will reach 13 mph in Hereford on Friday, with light rain showers in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 67°f, and 47°f overnight (19°c/6°c).

Saturday's weather will be sunny in Hereford, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 68°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 68°f (20°c/5°c).

Hereford
20 AUGsunny
MAX 67° (19°c)
MIN 42° (5°c)
WIND 8mph (WNW)
21 AUGlight rain showers
MAX 67° (19°c)
MIN 47° (8°c)
WIND 11mph (WSW)
22 AUGlight rain showers
MAX 67° (19°c)
MIN 44° (6°c)
WIND 13mph (WNW)
23 AUGsunny
MAX 68° (20°c)
MIN 41° (5°c)
WIND 6mph (WNW)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local A40 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.

101.4 FMClassic FM (Purdown)
102.0 FMTouch 102 FM (Gloucester)
102.4 FMSevern Sound FM (Gloucester)
102.8 FMWyvern FM (Malvern)
103.0 FMSevern Sound FM (Cheltenham)
103.5-104.9 FMBBC Radio nan Gaidheal (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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