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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 M4 East J5-J6

      Traffic M4 East 51.492100,-0.581847Broken Down Vehicle

      On the M4 eastbound between junctions J6 (Slough) and J5 (Colnbrook), minor traffic delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 10:45 am.

      Reported: 23 April 2014 10:10

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      M4 West J14-J15

      M4 West 51.513863,-1.633983Broken Down Vehicle

      On the M4 westbound between junctions J14 (Hungerford) and J15 (Swindon), minor traffic delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 10:00 am.

      Reported: 23 April 2014 09:50

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      M4 East J10

      M4 East 51.428261,-0.860290Roadworks

      The M4 eastbound exit slip at junction J10 (Reading) will be closed, due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 5:30 am, from 22 April 2014 to 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 23 April 2014 10:10

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      Traffic M4 West J10

      Traffic M4 West 51.434734,-0.847197Roadworks

      The M4 westbound exit slip at junction J10 (Reading) will be closed, due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 5:30 am, from 22 April 2014 to 26 April 2014.

      Reported: 23 April 2014 10:10

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      M4 East J12-J13

      M4 East 51.459900,-1.183539Roadworks

      On the M4 eastbound between junctions J13 (Newbury) and J12 (Reading), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, from 9 pm on 26 April 2014 to 6 am on 27 April 2014.

      Reported: 23 April 2014 10:10

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      TODAYWind S58°F
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      M4 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Wednesday) in Swindon will see sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 58°f and a night time temperature of 42°f (14°c/5°c). Wind will be coming in from the S, reaching 13mph.

      Tomorrow (Thursday) will see black low cloud , with wind reaching 5 miles per hour from the SW. Daytime temperatures will reach 63°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 41°f (17°c/5°c).

      Wind from the ESE will reach 6 mph in Swindon on Friday, with black low cloud in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 63°f, and 41°f overnight (17°c/5°c).

      Saturday's weather will be cloudy with heavy rain in Swindon, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 56°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 56°f (13°c/4°c).

      Swindon
      23 APR
      MAX 58° (14°c)
      MIN 42° (5°c)
      WIND 13mph (S)
      24 APR
      MAX 63° (17°c)
      MIN 41° (5°c)
      WIND 5mph (SW)
      25 APR
      MAX 63° (17°c)
      MIN 42° (5°c)
      WIND 6mph (ESE)
      26 APR
      MAX 56° (13°c)
      MIN 40° (4°c)
      WIND 12mph (SSE)

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