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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M4 motorway:

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M4 INFORMATION

Motorway Information

Motorway
M4
Description
The southern east-west motorway linking London (Chiswick) to Bristol and on to South Wales, terminating just beyond Pontarddulais.
Counties
Greater London, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Monmouthshire, Newport, Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan, Rhondda Cynon Taff, Bridgend, Neath Port Talbot, Swansea, Carmarthenshire
Length
191.9 mi (308.8 km) 
Existed Since
1961 present 
Completed
Constructed 19611996 
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      Traffic Legend

      M4 Traffic East J20

      M4 Traffic East 51.551220,-2.552143Broken Down Vehicle

      On the M4 eastbound at junction J20 (Bristol), minor traffic delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:15 pm.

      Reported: 17 April 2014 23:00

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      M4 Traffic East J5-J6

      M4 Traffic East 51.492100,-0.581847Roadworks

      On the M4 eastbound between junctions J6 (Slough) and J5 (Colnbrook), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 24 March 2014 to 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 17 April 2014 23:00

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      Traffic M4 East J17-J18

      Traffic M4 East 51.518040,-2.255513Roadworks

      On the M4 eastbound between junctions J18 (Bath) and J17 (Chippenham), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 8 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5 am on 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 17 April 2014 23:00

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      M4 Traffic West J16-J17

      M4 Traffic West 51.539654,-1.985079Roadworks

      On the M4 westbound between junctions J16 (Swindon) and J17 (Chippenham), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 5 am, from 23 April 2014 to 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 17 April 2014 23:00

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      M4 West J17-J18

      M4 West 51.517796,-2.255238Roadworks

      On the M4 westbound between junctions J17 (Chippenham) and J18 (Bath), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 5 am, from 23 April 2014 to 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 17 April 2014 23:00

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      M4 West J10-J11

      M4 West 51.419922,-0.913120Roadworks

      On the M4 westbound between junctions J10 (Reading) and J11 (Basingstoke), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 23 April 2014 to 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 17 April 2014 23:00

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      TODAYWind WNW61°F
      Fri55°F
      Wind WNW
      Sat55°F
      Wind WNW
      Sun53°F
      Wind WNW

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      M4 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Thursday) in Swindon will see sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 61°f and a night time temperature of 36°f (16°c/2°c). Wind will be coming in from the WNW, reaching 12mph.

      Tomorrow (Friday) will see sunny , with wind reaching 9 miles per hour from the NNE. Daytime temperatures will reach 55°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 33°f (12°c/0°c).

      Wind from the ENE will reach 13 mph in Swindon on Saturday, with white cloud in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 55°f, and 33°f overnight (12°c/3°c).

      Sunday's weather will be cloudy with light rain in Swindon, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 53°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 53°f (11°c/5°c).

      Swindon
      17 APR
      MAX 61° (16°c)
      MIN 36° (2°c)
      WIND 12mph (WNW)
      18 APR
      MAX 55° (12°c)
      MIN 33° (0°c)
      WIND 9mph (NNE)
      19 APR
      MAX 55° (12°c)
      MIN 39° (3°c)
      WIND 13mph (ENE)
      20 APR
      MAX 53° (11°c)
      MIN 42° (5°c)
      WIND 16mph (NNE)

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