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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M3 motorway:

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Motorway Information

Motorway
M3
Description
Main motorway from London to the south coast. Linking Sunbury-on-Thames to Southampton.
Counties
Surrey, Hampshire
Length
58.6 mi (94.3 km) 
Existed Since
1971 present 
Completed
Constructed 19711995 
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      M3 East J6

      M3 East 51.257637,-1.066764Roadworks

      On the M3 eastbound exit slip at junction J6 (Basingstoke), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 22 April 2014 to 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 24 April 2014 20:20

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      M3 East J1-J3

      M3 East 51.374130,-0.607361Roadworks

      On the M3 eastbound between junctions J3 (Woking) and J1 (Sunbury), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 14 April 2014 to 5:30 am on 17 July 2014.

      Reported: 24 April 2014 20:20

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      M3 Traffic East J6

      M3 Traffic East 51.258659,-1.064178Roadworks

      The M3 eastbound entry slip at junction J6 (Basingstoke) will be closed, due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 22 April 2014 to 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 24 April 2014 20:20

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      M3 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Thursday) in Reading will see sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 66°f and a night time temperature of 45°f (18°c/7°c). Wind will be coming in from the ENE, reaching 6mph.

      Tomorrow (Friday) will see cloudy with light rain , with wind reaching 9 miles per hour from the NNE. Daytime temperatures will reach 63°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 44°f (17°c/6°c).

      Wind from the S will reach 17 mph in Reading on Saturday, with light rain showers in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 59°f, and 44°f overnight (15°c/6°c).

      Sunday's weather will be light rain showers in Reading, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 60°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 60°f (15°c/7°c).

      Reading
      24 APR
      MAX 66° (18°c)
      MIN 45° (7°c)
      WIND 6mph (ENE)
      25 APR
      MAX 63° (17°c)
      MIN 44° (6°c)
      WIND 9mph (NNE)
      26 APR
      MAX 59° (15°c)
      MIN 44° (6°c)
      WIND 17mph (S)
      27 APR
      MAX 60° (15°c)
      MIN 46° (7°c)
      WIND 9mph (SE)

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