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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M5 motorway:

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Motorway Information

Motorway
M5
Description
The main motorway through South West England. Linking the M6 at Great Barr (on the Birmingham / West Bromwich / Walsall border) to Exminster near Exeter.
Counties
West Midlands, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Bristol, Somerset, Devon
Length
 
Existed Since
1962 present 
Completed
Constructed 19621977 
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      Traffic M5 North J5

      Traffic M5 North 52.288235,-2.122715Roadworks

      The M5 northbound entry slip at junction J5 (Droitwich) will be closed, due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 22 April 2014 to 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      M5 North J21-J22

      M5 North 51.310692,-2.885750Roadworks

      On the M5 northbound between junctions J22 (Burnham on Sea) and J21 (Weston super Mare), 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: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      M5 North J6

      M5 North 52.250698,-2.133743Roadworks

      On the M5 northbound between junctions J6 (Worcester) and J4A (Birmingham), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 10 pm and 6 am, from 24 April 2014 to 31 October 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      Traffic M5 North J2-J3

      Traffic M5 North 52.471973,-2.016526Roadworks

      On the M5 northbound between junctions J3 (Kidderminster) and J2 (Dudley), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 22 April 2014 to 3 May 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      Traffic M5 South J5

      Traffic M5 South 52.289307,-2.120372Roadworks

      The M5 southbound exit slip at junction J5 (Droitwich) will be closed, due to roadworks, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 22 April 2014 to 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      M5 South J6

      M5 South 52.319824,-2.095515Roadworks

      On the M5 southbound between junctions J4A (Birmingham) and J6 (Worcester), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 10 pm and 6 am, from 24 April 2014 to 31 October 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      Traffic M5 South J15

      Traffic M5 South 51.549999,-2.553541Roadworks

      The M5 southbound entry slip at junction J15 (Almondsbury) will be closed, due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 23 April 2014 to 25 April 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      M5 Traffic South J21-J22

      M5 Traffic South 51.310703,-2.885463Roadworks

      On the M5 southbound between junctions J21 (Weston super Mare) and J22 (Burnham on Sea), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 22 April 2014 to 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      Traffic M5 South J15

      Traffic M5 South 51.551163,-2.552719Roadworks

      The M5 southbound entry slip at junction J15 (Almondsbury) will be closed, due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 23 April 2014 to 25 April 2014.

      Reported: 18 April 2014 09:10

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      TODAYWind W69°F
      Fri69°F
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      M5 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Thursday) in Bristol will see white cloud with a maximum daytime temperature of 69°f and a night time temperature of 60°f (20°c/15°c). Wind will be coming in from the W, reaching 7mph.

      Tomorrow (Friday) will see white cloud , with wind reaching 8 miles per hour from the WNW. Daytime temperatures will reach 69°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 57°f (20°c/13°c).

      Wind from the NNE will reach 15 mph in Bristol on Saturday, with cloudy with light rain in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 58°f, and 57°f overnight (14°c/6°c).

      Sunday's weather will be sunny intervals in Bristol, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 59°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 59°f (15°c/14°c).

      Bristol
      12 SEP
      MAX 69° (20°c)
      MIN 60° (15°c)
      WIND 7mph (W)
      13 SEP
      MAX 69° (20°c)
      MIN 57° (13°c)
      WIND 8mph (WNW)
      14 SEP
      MAX 58° (14°c)
      MIN 43° (6°c)
      WIND 15mph (NNE)
      15 SEP
      MAX 59° (15°c)
      MIN 58° (14°c)
      WIND 12mph (WSW)

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