M56 Traffic News
- Linking Manchester (Gatley) to the A5117 between Ellesmere Port and Chester.
- Greater Manchester, Cheshire
- 1971 – present
- Existed Since
- Constructed 1971–1981
- Major junctions
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Traffic M56 West J11-J12No Delay
On the M56 westbound between junctions J11 (Runcorn) and J12 (Runcorn), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to bridge repairs closing two lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 30 April 2014 to 1 May 2014.Reported: 24 April 2014 20:30
Traffic M56 East J7-J10Roadworks
On the M56 eastbound between junctions J10 (Northwich) and J7, expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 9 am on 3 March 2014 to 5 am on 2 June 2014.Reported: 24 April 2014 20:00
M56 West J12Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure
The M56 westbound entry slip at junction J12 (Runcorn) will be closed, due to bridge repairs, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 30 April 2014 to 1 May 2014.Reported: 24 April 2014 20:30
Traffic M56 West J12Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure
The M56 westbound exit slip at junction J12 (Runcorn) will be closed, due to bridge repairs, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 30 April 2014 to 1 May 2014.Reported: 24 April 2014 20:30
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The above petrol and fuel prices can be found at petrol stations in the Warrington area, and include unleaded, diesel, super and LPG fuel prices.
M56 Weather Report
Tomorrow's weather (Thursday) in Warrington will see light rain showers with a maximum daytime temperature of 67°f and a night time temperature of 46°f (19°c/7°c). Wind will be coming in from the S, reaching 6mph.
Tomorrow (Friday) will see cloudy with light rain , with wind reaching 10 miles per hour from the ENE. Daytime temperatures will reach 59°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 46°f (15°c/7°c).
Wind from the SE will reach 19 mph in Warrington on Saturday, with sunny intervals in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 62°f, and 46°f overnight (16°c/5°c).
Sunday's weather will be light rain showers in Warrington, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 63°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 63°f (17°c/7°c).
MAX 67° (19°c)
MIN 46° (7°c)
WIND 6mph (S)
MAX 59° (15°c)
MIN 46° (7°c)
WIND 10mph (ENE)
MAX 62° (16°c)
MIN 42° (5°c)
WIND 19mph (SE)
MAX 63° (17°c)
MIN 46° (7°c)
WIND 12mph (ENE)
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