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Longhope

A4136 & B4222

A40 (E)

Roadworks 0.8m N of
Longhope

B4222 & A4136

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A49 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - A49 northbound between A465 and A438 near Hereford (south) | Northbound | Congestion (0.11 miles W of Hereford, Herefordshire)


On the A49 northbound between the junctions with the A465 and the A4103, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 7:00 pm.

First report: 30 July 2014 18:00
Incident cleared: 30 July 2014 18:10
Map location: 52.0496,-2.7193

A49 Southbound

Roadworks - A49 southbound between B4368 near Craven Arms (south) and B4361 | Southbound | Roadworks (0.06 miles N of Onibury, Shropshire)


The A49 southbound will be closed between the junctions with the A489 and the A4117, due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 27 July 2014 to 6 am on 28 July 2014.

First report: 27 July 2014 23:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.4008,-2.7994

A49 Northbound

Roadworks - A49 northbound between B4361 and B4368 near Craven Arms (south) | Northbound | Roadworks (0.18 miles E of Onibury, Shropshire)


The A49 northbound will be closed between the junctions with the A4117 and the A489, due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 27 July 2014 to 6 am on 28 July 2014.

First report: 27 July 2014 23:00
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 52.399,-2.7961

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Reported accidents on the A49 in 2013

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This graph provides road safety data of road accidents in Great Britain on the A49, 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 A49 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 15000230008000130001800014000140002400018000220001400019000
SERIOUS 040002000100060001000600080001000100050002000
FATAL 00000001000

Regional Weather

Today's weather (Wednesday) in Hereford will bring sunny with a maximum daytime temperature of 76°f and a night time temperature of 54°f (24°c/12°c). Wind will be coming in from the W, reaching 11mph.

Tomorrow (Thursday) will bring light rain showers , with wind reaching 10 miles per hour from the SW. Daytime temperatures will reach 74°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 55°f (23°c/12°c).

Wind from the SSW will reach 12 mph in Hereford on Friday, with light rain showers in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 72°f, and 55°f overnight (22°c/13°c).

Saturday's weather will be light rain showers in Hereford, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 74°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 74°f (23°c/7°c).

Hereford
30 JULsunny
MAX 76° (24°c)
MIN 54° (12°c)
WIND 11mph (W)
31 JULlight rain showers
MAX 74° (23°c)
MIN 55° (12°c)
WIND 10mph (SW)
1 AUGlight rain showers
MAX 72° (22°c)
MIN 56° (13°c)
WIND 12mph (SSW)
2 AUGlight rain showers
MAX 74° (23°c)
MIN 46° (7°c)
WIND 7mph (SW)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local A49 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.

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)
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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