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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M1 motorway:

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Motorway Information

Motorway
M1
Description
Nicknamed the 'gateway to the North'. The eastern north-south motorway linking London (Hendon) to Leeds and continuing north to the A1 near Garforth. The first inter-urban motorway.
Counties
Greater London, Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire
Length
193.5 mi (311.4 km) 
Existed Since
1959-1960 present 
Completed
Completed in 1999 
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      Traffic Legend

      M1 Traffic North J36

      M1 Traffic North 53.496288,-1.475632Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M1 northbound at junction J36 (Barnsley), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to bridge repairs closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 25 April 2014 to 28 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 Traffic South J36

      M1 Traffic South 53.496689,-1.475853Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M1 southbound at junction J36 (Barnsley), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to bridge repairs closing two lanes, from 8 pm on 25 April 2014 to 6 am on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M1 North J28-J29

      Traffic M1 North 53.166538,-1.324361Roadworks

      On the M1 northbound between junctions J28 (Matlock) and J29 (Chesterfield), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 11 November 2013 to 5 am on 11 May 2015.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 North J29-J30

      M1 North 53.221298,-1.328847Roadworks

      On the M1 northbound between junctions J29 (Chesterfield) and J30 (Chesterfield), expect traffic delays of up to 30 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 27 August 2013 to 6 am on 30 April 2015.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 Traffic South J29-J30

      M1 Traffic South 53.264141,-1.308073Roadworks

      On the M1 southbound between junctions J30 (Chesterfield) and J29 (Chesterfield), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 27 August 2013 to 6 am on 30 April 2015.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 Traffic South J18-J20

      M1 Traffic South 52.427181,-1.191653Roadworks

      On the M1 southbound between junctions J20 (Rugby) and J18 (Daventry), expect traffic delays of up to 30 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 6 am on 18 November 2013 to 6 pm on 28 November 2017.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 Traffic South J16-J18

      M1 Traffic South 52.334415,-1.148097Roadworks

      On the M1 southbound between junctions J18 (Daventry) and J16 (Northampton), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 10:03 pm on 14 February 2012 to 6 am on 1 June 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 North J46

      M1 North 53.791393,-1.426988Roadworks

      On the M1 northbound at junction J46 (Leeds), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 8 pm on 24 April 2014 to 6 am on 25 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 Traffic North J46

      M1 Traffic North 53.793510,-1.426246Roadworks

      The M1 northbound entry slip at junction J46 (Leeds) will be closed, due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 24 April 2014 to 6 am on 25 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 Traffic North J46

      M1 Traffic North 53.790077,-1.428084Roadworks

      The M1 northbound exit slip at junction J46 (Leeds) will be closed, due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 24 April 2014 to 6 am on 25 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M1 South J41-J42

      Traffic M1 South 53.721779,-1.523073Roadworks

      On the M1 southbound between junctions J42 (Hull) and J41 (Wakefield), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 8 pm on 24 April 2014 to 6 am on 25 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M1 South J5-J6

      Traffic M1 South 51.689701,-0.375676Roadworks

      On the M1 southbound between junctions J6 (Watford A405) and J5 (Harrow A41), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 10 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5 am on 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M1 Traffic South J5

      M1 Traffic South 51.671276,-0.367297Roadworks

      The M1 southbound entry slip at junction J5 (Harrow A41) will be closed, due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5 am on 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      M42 North J6

      M42 North 52.443882,-1.711136Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M42 northbound exit slip at junction J6 (Birmingham E), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to an entertainment event, from 6 pm on 24 April 2014 to 7:30 pm on 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M42

      Traffic M42 South J6

      Traffic M42 South 52.447266,-1.708569Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M42 southbound exit slip at junction J6 (Birmingham E), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to an entertainment event, from 6 pm on 24 April 2014 to 7:30 pm on 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M42

      M42 Traffic North J6

      M42 Traffic North 52.446789,-1.709778Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M42 northbound entry slip at junction J6 (Birmingham E), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to an entertainment event, from 10:30 pm on 24 April 2014 to 11:30 pm on 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M42

      Traffic M42 South J6

      Traffic M42 South 52.443825,-1.709768Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M42 southbound entry slip at junction J6 (Birmingham E), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to an entertainment event, from 10:30 pm on 24 April 2014 to 11:30 pm on 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M42

      M42 Traffic North J5

      M42 Traffic North 52.405724,-1.749192Resurfacing

      The M42 northbound entry slip at junction J5 (Solihull) will be closed, due to carriageway resurfacing, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 24 April 2014 to 30 May 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M42

      M6 North J3

      M6 North 52.464146,-1.498315Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 northbound entry slip at junction J3 (Coventry), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 4:30 pm on 26 April 2014 to 6:15 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M6

      M6 North J3

      M6 North 52.461262,-1.490032Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 northbound exit slip at junction J3 (Coventry), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 1:45 pm on 26 April 2014 to 3 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M6

      M6 Traffic South J3

      M6 Traffic South 52.461681,-1.489350Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 southbound entry slip at junction J3 (Coventry), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 4:30 pm on 26 April 2014 to 6:15 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M6

      Traffic M6 South J3

      Traffic M6 South 52.464558,-1.497751Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 southbound exit slip at junction J3 (Coventry), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to a football match, from 3:45 am on 26 April 2014 to 3 pm on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M6

      Traffic M6 North J3-J3A

      Traffic M6 North 52.467407,-1.615699Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 northbound between junctions J3 (Coventry) and J3A (Tamworth), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to carriageway resurfacing closing two lanes, from 6 pm on 25 April 2014 to 6 am on 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 17:10

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      Traffic M6

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      M1 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Sunday) in Leicester will see cloudy with light rain with a maximum daytime temperature of 58°f and a night time temperature of 47°f (14°c/8°c). Wind will be coming in from the NE, reaching 18mph.

      Tomorrow (Monday) will see light rain showers , with wind reaching 12 miles per hour from the ENE. Daytime temperatures will reach 64°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 42°f (17°c/5°c).

      Wind from the NNE will reach 9 mph in Leicester on Tuesday, with cloudy with light rain in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 56°f, and 42°f overnight (13°c/6°c).

      Wednesday's weather will be sunny intervals in Leicester, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 65°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 65°f (18°c/6°c).

      Leicester
      20 APR
      MAX 58° (14°c)
      MIN 47° (8°c)
      WIND 18mph (NE)
      21 APR
      MAX 64° (17°c)
      MIN 42° (5°c)
      WIND 12mph (ENE)
      22 APR
      MAX 56° (13°c)
      MIN 44° (6°c)
      WIND 9mph (NNE)
      23 APR
      MAX 65° (18°c)
      MIN 43° (6°c)
      WIND 9mph (SSE)

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