Traffic M53

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M53 Roadworks
M53 (S)

Roadworks 1.8m SE of
Ellesmere Port

J10 Access

M53 (N)

Roadworks 3.5m W of
Birkenhead

J4 & J3

M53 (S)

Roadworks 2.4m SW of
Birkenhead

J3 Exit

M53 (S)

Roadworks 2.3m W of
Birkenhead

J2 & J3

M53 (S)

Roadworks 4.2m SW of
Birkenhead

J4 Exit

M53 (S)

Roadworks 2.7m W of
Birkenhead

J3 Access

M53 (S)

Roadworks 3.5m W of
Birkenhead

J3 & J4

Nearby Incidents
M56 (W)

Congestion 2.1m W of
Daresbury

J11 & J12

Nearby Roadworks
A483 (N)

Roadworks 3.2m NE of
Chester

B5445 & A55

A5036

Roadworks 1.9m E of
Aintree

Near Switch Island Junction

M56 (E)

Roadworks 2.5m SE of
Ellesmere Port

Near Stoak Interchange

M56 (W)

Roadworks 1m SW of
Frodsham

J12 & J14

M56 (W)

Roadworks 1m SW of
Frodsham

J12 & J14

M56 (W)

Roadworks 1m SW of
Frodsham

J12 & J14

M56 (W)

Roadworks 1.5m NE of
Frodsham

J12 Access

Nearby Incidents
M56 (E)

Major Event 0.7m N of
Daresbury

J11 Exit

M56 (W)

Major Event 0.5m SW of
Daresbury

J11 Exit

Nearby Roadworks
M6 (N)

Roadworks 3.8m N of
Warrington

J21 Exit

M62 (W)

Roadworks 3.2m E of
Saint Helens

J7 Exit

M62 (E)

Roadworks 3.2m E of
Saint Helens

J7 Access

M62 (W)

Roadworks 3.1m SE of
Saint Helens

J8 & J7

M62 (E)

Roadworks 3.1m SE of
Saint Helens

J7 & J8

M6 (N)

Roadworks 0.6m NW of
Newton-le-Willows

J22 & J23

M6 (N)

Roadworks 1.9m W of
Newton-le-Willows

Near Haydock Island Junction

M6 (N)

Roadworks 2.1m NE of
Newton-le-Willows

Near Haydock Island Junction

M6 (N)

Roadworks 3.1m SE of
Wigan

J24 & J25

M6 (N)

Roadworks 3.5m NW of
Wigan

Near Orrell Interchange

M6 (N)

Roadworks 3.5m NW of
Wigan

Near Orrell Interchange

M6 (N)

Roadworks 4m W of
Wigan

J26 & J27

M6 (N)

Roadworks 4m W of
Wigan

J26 & J27

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  • 20 August 2014 17:10

    No Delay - M53 J9 northbound access | Northbound | Accident (0.33m NE of Ellesmere Port, Cheshire)


    The M53 motorwaynorthbound entry slip at junction J9 is closed , due to vehicle recovery. Road expected to re-open from 6:00 pm.

    First report: 20 August 2014 17:10
    Incident cleared: 20 August 2014 17:41
    Map location: 53.2873,-2.8954

  • 18 August 2014 21:31

    Roadworks - M53 southbound between J2 and J3 | Southbound | Roadworks (2.35m W of Birkenhead, Wirral)


    On the M53 motorway southbound between junctions J2 and J3, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 18 August 2014 to 22 August 2014.

    First report: 18 August 2014 21:31
    Incident cleared: 22 August 2014 06:00
    Map location: 53.3831,-3.0829

  • 18 August 2014 21:31

    Roadworks - M53 northbound between J3 and J2 | Northbound | Roadworks (2.36m W of Birkenhead, Wirral)


    On the M53 motorway northbound between junctions J3 and J2, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 18 August 2014 to 22 August 2014.

    First report: 18 August 2014 21:31
    Incident cleared: 22 August 2014 06:00
    Map location: 53.3831,-3.0832

  • 15 July 2014 11:16

    Roadworks - M53 northbound between J2 and J1 | Northbound | Roadworks (2.01m SW of Wallasey, Wirral)


    On the M53 motorwaynorthbound between junctions J4 and J1, there were delays of 10 mins due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 7:00 am.

    First report: 15 July 2014 11:16
    Incident cleared: 21 August 2014 07:02
    Map location: 53.4068,-3.0868

  • 15 July 2014 11:16

    Roadworks - M53 southbound between J1 and J2 | Southbound | Roadworks (1.93m SW of Wallasey, Wirral)


    On the M53 motorwaysouthbound between junctions J1 and J4, there were delays of 10 mins due to roadworks . Expect disruption until 7:00 am.

    First report: 15 July 2014 11:16
    Incident cleared: 21 August 2014 07:02
    Map location: 53.4078,-3.0856

  • 15 August 2014 02:10

    Roadworks - M53 southbound between J2 and J3 | Southbound | Roadworks (2.35m W of Birkenhead, Wirral)


    The M53 motorway southbound will be closed between junctions J2 and J3, due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 21 August 2014 to 22 August 2014.

    First report: 15 August 2014 02:10
    Incident cleared: 22 August 2014 06:00
    Map location: 53.3831,-3.0829

  • 15 August 2014 02:10

    Roadworks - M53 J2 southbound access | Southbound | Roadworks (2.2m W of Birkenhead, Wirral)


    The M53 motorway southbound entry slip at junction J2 will be closed , due to roadworks, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 21 August 2014 to 22 August 2014.

    First report: 15 August 2014 02:10
    Incident cleared: 22 August 2014 06:00
    Map location: 53.3979,-3.0866

  • Roadworks - A55 : Both directions : J28 Waen/Rhuallt to J29 Pant y Dulath : Right lane closed : Speed limit 40 mph : 28/08/14-29/08/14 1900-0600 : - (Severity: Severe) (1.47m NW of Tremeirchion, )


    Description : A55 : Both directions : J28 Waen/Rhuallt to J29 Pant y Dulath : Right lane closed : Speed limit 40 mph : 28/08/14-29/08/14 1900-0600 : , Planned Start : 28/08/2014 19:00 , Planned End : 29/08/2014 06:00 , Severity : Severe

    Incident cleared: 23 August 2014 00:10
    Map location: 53.2627,-3.4117

  • 20 August 2014 21:01

    Broken Down Vehicle - M56 eastbound between J10 and J9 | Eastbound | Broken Down Vehicle (3.65m E of Warrington, Cheshire)


    On the M56 motorwayeastbound between junctions J10 and J9, minor delays due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:45 pm.

    First report: 20 August 2014 21:01
    Incident cleared: 20 August 2014 22:51
    Map location: 53.3436,-2.5418

  • 20 August 2014 11:50

    Broken Down Vehicle - M62 at junction 9 with the A49 | Westbound | Broken Down Vehicle (1.9m S of Newton-le-Willows, )


    On the M62 motorwaywestbound at junction J9, minor delays due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 12:45 pm.

    First report: 20 August 2014 11:50
    Incident cleared: 20 August 2014 12:33
    Map location: 53.4225,-2.5976

  • 22 August 2014 14:40

    Moderate Disruption - between 15 minutes and 3 hours delay - M56 eastbound between A494 and J15 | Eastbound | Congestion (2.29m E of Ellesmere Port, Cheshire)


    On the M56 eastbound between the A494 Chester and J12, there were delays of 15 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 4:45 pm.

    First report: 22 August 2014 14:40
    Incident cleared: 22 August 2014 16:00
    Map location: 53.2502,-2.9014

  • Incident - A483 northbound between Welsh border and B5445 northBound - (Severity: Moderate) (0.55m NE of Dodleston, )


    Description : On the A483 from The Welsh Border towards Chester South between the junctions with the A5156 and the A55, there were delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:15 am. , Incident Time : 22/08/2014 10:09 , End Date : 22/08/2014 11:15 , Severity : Moderate

    Incident cleared: 22 August 2014 10:30
    Map location: 53.1394,-2.9415

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Primary Destinations on the M53

M53 Primary Destinations

The following 'primary destinations' are towns and cities that appear on road signs on the M53, and are typically important or major conurbations along the route.

Reported accidents on the M53 in 2013

Motorway Picture

This graph provides road safety data of road accidents in Great Britain on the M53, and include statistics from personal injury accidents that occurred on public roads which were subsequently reported and recorded by the local police authority.

Data has been extracted to show the total number of slight, serious and fatal accidents on the M53 in 2013.

Licensed under the Open Government Licence. Source: Road Safety Data.

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Regional Weather

Today's weather (Saturday) in Liverpool will bring light rain showers with a maximum daytime temperature of 62°f and a night time temperature of 47°f (16°c/8°c). Wind will be coming in from the WNW, reaching 13mph.

Tomorrow (Sunday) will bring sunny , with wind reaching 6 miles per hour from the WNW. Daytime temperatures will reach 71°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 50°f (21°c/10°c).

Wind from the ESE will reach 12 mph in Liverpool on Monday, with cloudy with light rain in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 68°f, and 50°f overnight (20°c/13°c).

Tuesday's weather will be white cloud in Liverpool, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 60°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 60°f (15°c/8°c).

Liverpool
23 AUGlight rain showers
MAX 62° (16°c)
MIN 47° (8°c)
WIND 13mph (WNW)
24 AUGsunny
MAX 71° (21°c)
MIN 50° (10°c)
WIND 6mph (WNW)
25 AUGcloudy with light rain
MAX 68° (20°c)
MIN 57° (13°c)
WIND 12mph (ESE)
26 AUGwhite cloud
MAX 60° (15°c)
MIN 48° (8°c)
WIND 12mph (E)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local M53 area. Use the 'Traffic' function on your RDS radio (marked TA, TP, TI or Traffic) and you will be automatically switched to travel and traffic conditions.

100.4 FMSmooth FM (Chorley)
102.0 FMGalaxy 102 (Manchester)
102.4 FM102.4 Wish FM (Wigan)
102.8 FMChorley FM (Chorley)
102.8 FMHeart (Dunkirk)
103.4 FMMarcher Sound (Wrexham)
97.7-99.8BBC Radio 1
88.1-90.3BBC Radio 2
90.2-92.6BBC Radio 3
92.5-94.7BBC Radio Scotland
92.4-96.8BBC Radio Cymru

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