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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M55 motorway:

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M55 INFORMATION

Motorway Information

Motorway
M55
Description
Linking the M6 north of Preston to Blackpool.
Counties
Lancashire
Length
Preston bypass opened in 1958, remainder in 1975 
Existed Since
Major junctions 
Completed
Fulwood, Lancashire 
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      M55 East

      M55 East 53.807369,-2.700518Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure

      The M55 slip road to the M6 northbound will be closed, due to bridge repairs, from 8 pm on 25 April 2014 to 6 am on 28 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 14:10

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      M6 North J32-J33

      M6 North 53.882370,-2.744306Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 northbound between junctions J32 (Blackpool) and J33 (Lancaster), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to bridge repairs closing two lanes, between 8 pm and 6 am, from 25 April 2014 to 27 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 14:10

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      M61 North J6-J8

      M61 North 53.635212,-2.595064Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M61 northbound between junctions J6 and J8, expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to barrier repairs closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 22 April 2014 to 24 April 2014.

      Reported: 20 April 2014 14:10

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      Traffic M61

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      M55 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Sunday) in Preston will see sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 64°f and a night time temperature of 46°f (17°c/7°c). Wind will be coming in from the ENE, reaching 19mph.

      Tomorrow (Monday) will see sunny , with wind reaching 15 miles per hour from the E. Daytime temperatures will reach 64°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 45°f (17°c/7°c).

      Wind from the ENE will reach 11 mph in Preston on Tuesday, with light rain showers in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 63°f, and 45°f overnight (17°c/8°c).

      Wednesday's weather will be light rain showers in Preston, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 60°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 60°f (15°c/8°c).

      Preston
      20 APR
      MAX 64° (17°c)
      MIN 46° (7°c)
      WIND 19mph (ENE)
      21 APR
      MAX 64° (17°c)
      MIN 45° (7°c)
      WIND 15mph (E)
      22 APR
      MAX 63° (17°c)
      MIN 47° (8°c)
      WIND 11mph (ENE)
      23 APR
      MAX 60° (15°c)
      MIN 48° (8°c)
      WIND 11mph (SE)

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