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M55 Roadworks
M55 (W)

Roadworks 4.3m SE of
Preston

J1 & J3

M55 (E)

Roadworks 1.4m W of
Goosnargh

Near Broughton Interchange

M55 (E)

Roadworks 1.3m E of
Barton

J1 Access

M6 (S)

Roadworks 1.4m SE of
Leyland

J28 & J27

M6 (N)

Roadworks 1.4m SE of
Leyland

J27 & J28

M6 (N)

Roadworks 7.2m SE of
Preston

J27 & J28

M6 (N)

Roadworks 1.6m NW of
Samlesbury

J31 & J31A

M6 (N)

Roadworks 3.2m N of
Galgate

J33 & J34

M6 (S)

Roadworks 3.2m N of
Galgate

J34 & J33

M6 (N)

Roadworks 0.9m W of
Shevington

J26 & J27

Nearby Incidents
M6 (N)

Resurfacing 0.2m SE of
Bamber Bridge

J29 Exit

Nearby Roadworks
M6 (N)

Roadworks 1.5m SW of
Goosnargh

J31A & J32

Traffic M55

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Expired Incidents

M55 Eastbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M55 at junction 1 with the A6 | Eastbound | Congestion (1.36 miles E of Barton, )


On the M55 motorway eastbound at junction J1, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:30 pm.

First report: 27 July 2014 14:40
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 14:40
Map location: 53.805,-2.7066

M6 Southbound

Vehicle on Fire - M6 southbound between J32 and J31A | Southbound | Vehicle on Fire (1.57 miles S of Goosnargh, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway southbound between junctions J32 and J31, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to a vehicle on fire closing two lanes. Normal traffic conditions expected from 2:45 pm.

First report: 27 July 2014 14:00
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 14:20
Map location: 53.7945,-2.6749

M58 Westbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M58 westbound between J1 and M57/A5036 | Westbound | Congestion (2.03 miles N of Kirkby, Merseyside)


On the M58 motorway westbound between J3 and the M57, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 11:45 am.

First report: 26 July 2014 10:20
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 11:30
Map location: 53.5122,-2.9093

M61 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M61 northbound between J8 and J9 | Northbound | Congestion (2.27 miles E of Bamber Bridge, Lancashire)


On the M61 motorway northbound between junction J9 and the M6, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:30 pm.

First report: 26 July 2014 11:40
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 15:00
Map location: 53.6942,-2.6263

M6 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M6 northbound between J30 and J31 | Northbound | Congestion (1.6 miles SW of Samlesbury, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway northbound between junctions J29 and J32, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 5:30 pm.

First report: 26 July 2014 11:10
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 17:00
Map location: 53.7503,-2.6444

M6 Northbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M6 northbound between J30 and J31 | Northbound | Congestion (1.6 miles SW of Samlesbury, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway northbound between junctions J29 and J32, there are currently delays of 10 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 1:00 pm.

First report: 28 July 2014 11:20
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 12:30
Map location: 53.7503,-2.6444

M6 Southbound

Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay - M6 southbound within J32 | Southbound | Congestion (1.43 miles W of Goosnargh, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway southbound between junctions J32 and J31, there are currently delays of 10 mins caused by congestion due to an earlier vehicle fire. Normal traffic conditions expected from 3:15 pm.

First report: 27 July 2014 14:30
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 14:30
Map location: 53.8066,-2.6973

M58 Eastbound

Roadworks - M58 eastbound between J3 and J4 | Eastbound | Roadworks (0.72 miles NW of Skelmersdale, Lancashire)


On the M58 motorway eastbound between junctions J3 and J4, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 16 July 2014 to 26 July 2014.

First report: 16 July 2014 21:20
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.5427,-2.8077

M6 Northbound

Roadworks - M6 northbound between J27 and J28 | Northbound | Roadworks (1.57 miles W of Coppull, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway northbound between junctions J27 and J29, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 25 July 2014 to 26 July 2014.

First report: 25 July 2014 22:30
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.6112,-2.6871

M6 Southbound

Roadworks - M6 southbound between J29 and J28 | Southbound | Roadworks (0.85 miles SW of Bamber Bridge, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway southbound between junctions J29 and J27, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 25 July 2014 to 26 July 2014.

First report: 25 July 2014 22:30
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.7058,-2.6761

M65 Westbound

Roadworks - M65 westbound between J4 and J3 | Westbound | Roadworks (1.2 miles NE of Withnell, Lancashire)


On the M65 motorway westbound between junctions J4 and J3, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 5:00 am.

First report: 27 July 2014 21:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 01:40
Map location: 53.7135,-2.5317

M65 Westbound

Roadworks - M65 westbound between J4 and J3 | Westbound | Roadworks (1.2 miles NE of Withnell, Lancashire)


On the M65 motorway westbound between junctions J4 and J3, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 25 July 2014 to 26 July 2014.

First report: 25 July 2014 21:20
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.7135,-2.5317

M65 Westbound

Roadworks - M65 J3 westbound exit | Westbound | Roadworks (0.9 miles E of Hoghton, Lancashire)


On the M65 motorway westbound exit slip at junction J3 , minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 9 pm on 26 July 2014 to 5 am on 27 July 2014.

First report: 26 July 2014 21:20
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.7156,-2.5615

M65 Westbound

Roadworks - M65 J3 westbound exit | Westbound | Roadworks (0.9 miles E of Hoghton, Lancashire)


On the M65 motorway westbound exit slip at junction J3 , minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 5:00 am.

First report: 27 July 2014 21:10
Incident cleared: 28 July 2014 01:40
Map location: 53.7156,-2.5615

M65 Eastbound

Roadworks - M65 eastbound between J3 and J4 | Eastbound | Roadworks (1.08 miles N of Withnell, Lancashire)


On the M65 motorway eastbound between junctions J3 and J4, minor delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 25 July 2014 to 26 July 2014.

First report: 25 July 2014 21:20
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.7157,-2.5493

M6 Northbound

Roadworks - M6 northbound between J32 and J33 | Northbound | Roadworks (0.9 miles SE of Galgate, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway northbound between junctions J32 and J33, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am on 31 July 2014.

First report: 15 July 2014 11:16
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 02:20
Map location: 53.9725,-2.771

M6 Southbound

Roadworks - M6 southbound between J33 and J32 | Southbound | Roadworks (0.77 miles SE of Galgate, Lancashire)


On the M6 motorway southbound between junctions J33 and J32, minor delays are possible due to roadworks closing one lane. Expect disruption until 6:00 am.

First report: 15 July 2014 15:40
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 02:20
Map location: 53.9742,-2.7726

M6 Southbound

Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure - M6 J26 southbound exit | Southbound | Bridge or Barrier Repairs (1.63 miles NW of Pemberton, Lancashire)


The M6 motorway southbound exit slip at junction J26 will be closed , due to barrier repairs, from 9 pm on 26 July 2014 to 5 am on 27 July 2014.

First report: 22 July 2014 21:10
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.5325,-2.6963

M6 Northbound

Roadworks - M6 northbound between J31A and J32 | Northbound | Roadworks (1.53 miles SW of Goosnargh, Lancashire)


The M6 motorway northbound will be closed between junctions J31 and J32, due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 26 July 2014 to 6 am on 27 July 2014.

First report: 19 July 2014 21:10
Incident cleared: 27 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.7959,-2.6796

M6 Northbound

Roadworks - M6 northbound between J31A and J32 | Northbound | Roadworks (1.53 miles SW of Goosnargh, Lancashire)


The M6 motorway northbound will be closed between junctions J31A and J32, due to roadworks, between 10 pm and 6 am, from 25 July 2014 to 26 July 2014.

First report: 19 July 2014 03:10
Incident cleared: 26 July 2014 09:00
Map location: 53.7959,-2.6796

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Reported accidents on the M55 in 2013

Motorway Picture

This graph provides road safety data of road accidents in Great Britain on the M55, 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 M55 in 2013.

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

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Regional Weather

Today's weather (Monday) in Preston will bring sunny intervals with a maximum daytime temperature of 74°f and a night time temperature of 53°f (23°c/11°c). Wind will be coming in from the N, reaching 7mph.

Tomorrow (Tuesday) will bring cloudy with light rain , with wind reaching 14 miles per hour from the WNW. Daytime temperatures will reach 69°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 54°f (20°c/12°c).

Wind from the W will reach 13 mph in Preston on Wednesday, with light rain showers in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 69°f, and 54°f overnight (20°c/13°c).

Thursday's weather will be light rain showers in Preston, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 70°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 70°f (21°c/11°c).

Preston
28 JULsunny intervals
MAX 74° (23°c)
MIN 53° (11°c)
WIND 7mph (N)
29 JULcloudy with light rain
MAX 69° (20°c)
MIN 54° (12°c)
WIND 14mph (WNW)
30 JULlight rain showers
MAX 69° (20°c)
MIN 56° (13°c)
WIND 13mph (W)
31 JULlight rain showers
MAX 70° (21°c)
MIN 52° (11°c)
WIND 9mph (WSW)

Traffic Bulletins on Radio

The following radio stations may broadcast traffic and travel news & bulletins for the local M55 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)
102.4 FM102.4 Wish FM (Wigan)
102.8 FMChorley FM (Chorley)
103.1 FMPendle FM (Nelson)
103.5-104.9 FMBBC Radio nan Gaidheal (National)
103.5-104.9 FMBBC Radio Cymru (National)
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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