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 J12Roadworks
On the M56 westbound at junction J12 (Runcorn), there are currently delays of 10 mins due to roadworks closing two lanes. Expect disruption until 11:59 pm.Reported: 12/12/2013 16:00:02
Traffic M56 East J2Roadworks
The M56 eastbound entry slip at junction J2 (Wythenshawe) will be closed , due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 18 December 2013 to 5 am on 19 December 2013.Reported: 12/12/2013 16:00:02
M56 West J1-J5Roadworks
The M56 westbound will be closed between junctions J1 (Didsbury) and J5 (Manchester), due to roadworks, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 13 December 2013 to 16 December 2013.Reported: 12/12/2013 16:00:02
Traffic A5103 North J5Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure
The M60 anti-clockwise exit slip at junction J5 will be closed , due to barrier repairs, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 18 December 2013 to 21 December 2013.Reported: 12/12/2013 16:00:03
Traffic A57 EastResurfacing
The A57 eastbound will be closed between the junctions with the M67 and the A628, due to carriageway resurfacing, between 9 pm and 6 am, from 11 December 2013 to 14 December 2013.Reported: 12/12/2013 16:00:02
M53 North J3Resurfacing
The M53 northbound exit slip at junction J3 (Tranmere) will be closed , due to carriageway resurfacing, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 11 December 2013 to 14 December 2013.Reported: 12/12/2013 16:00:02
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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 51°f and a night time temperature of 48°f (10°c/8°c). Wind will be coming in from the S, reaching 13mph.
Tomorrow (Friday) will see sunny intervals , with wind reaching 15 miles per hour from the S. Daytime temperatures will reach 55°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 38°f (12°c/3°c).
Wind from the S will reach 22 mph in Warrington on Saturday, with cloudy with light rain in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 47°f, and 38°f overnight (8°c/6°c).
Sunday's weather will be white cloud in Warrington, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 54°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 54°f (12°c/6°c).
MAX 51° (10°c)
MIN 48° (8°c)
WIND 13mph (S)
MAX 55° (12°c)
MIN 38° (3°c)
WIND 15mph (S)
MAX 47° (8°c)
MIN 43° (6°c)
WIND 22mph (S)
MAX 54° (12°c)
MIN 44° (6°c)
WIND 20mph (S)
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