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The following traffic incidents and road closures are reported within 25 miles of the M6 motorway:

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M6 INFORMATION

Motorway Information

Motorway
M6
Description
The main western north-south motorway linking the North West of England with the South. Starts at M1 near Rugby and terminates at the A74(M) at Gretna which continues to Glasgow.
Counties
Leicestershire, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Staffordshire, Cheshire, Merseyside, Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Cumbria
Length
232.2 mi (373.7 km) 
Existed Since
1958 - present 
Completed
Completed in 2008 
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      M6 North J15-J16

      M6 North 52.987198,-2.253011Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 northbound between junctions J15 (Stoke on Trent) and J16 (Stoke on Trent), there are currently delays of 10 minutes due to heavy traffic. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 pm.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:20

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      M6 Traffic South J5-J7

      M6 Traffic South 52.532509,-1.899678Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 southbound between junctions J7 (Birmingham) and J5 (Birmingham), there are currently delays of 10 minutes due to heavy traffic. Normal traffic conditions expected from 5:45 pm.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:20

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      M6 Traffic North J1-J2

      M6 Traffic North 52.430805,-1.329844Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M6 northbound between junctions J1 (Rugby) and J2 (Coventry), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to bridge repairs closing three lanes, from 9 pm on 16 April 2014 to 6 am on 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 North J8

      M6 North 52.551434,-1.963568Resurfacing

      The M6 northbound will be closed at junction J8 (Birmingham), due to carriageway resurfacing, from 8 pm on 16 April 2014 to 6 am on 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic North J7

      M6 Traffic North 52.552635,-1.934468Roadworks

      The M6 northbound entry slip at junction J7 (Birmingham) will be closed, due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 16 April 2014 to 6 am on 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic North J20-J21A

      M6 Traffic North 53.380253,-2.505800Roadworks

      On the M6 northbound between junctions J20 (Macclesfield) and J21A (Manchester), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 1 March 2014 to 5 am on 15 June 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 North J29-J31

      M6 North 53.750294,-2.644443Roadworks

      On the M6 northbound between junctions J29 (Burnley) and J31 (Preston), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 15 April 2014 to 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 North J39-J40

      M6 North 54.582806,-2.699425Roadworks

      On the M6 northbound between junctions J39 (Shap) and J40 (Penrith), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 8:12 am on 12 April 2014 to 8 pm on 30 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic North J28

      M6 Traffic North 53.696384,-2.678302Roadworks

      On the M6 northbound entry slip at junction J28 (Leyland), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 15 April 2014 to 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic North J28

      M6 Traffic North 53.694908,-2.678732Roadworks

      On the M6 northbound exit slip at junction J28 (Leyland), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 15 April 2014 to 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic North J28

      M6 Traffic North 53.695930,-2.677688Roadworks

      On the M6 northbound at junction J28 (Leyland), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 10 pm and 5 am, from 15 April 2014 to 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic M6 South J5-J8

      Traffic M6 South 52.551521,-1.939986Roadworks

      On the M6 southbound between junctions J8 (Birmingham) and J5 (Birmingham), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 6 pm on 27 February 2014 to 6 am on 28 August 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic South J30-J31

      M6 Traffic South 53.749645,-2.644767Roadworks

      On the M6 southbound between junctions J31 (Preston) and J30 (Manchester), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 15 April 2014 to 17 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic M6 South J39-J40

      Traffic M6 South 54.582325,-2.698767Roadworks

      On the M6 southbound between junctions J40 (Penrith) and J39 (Shap), minor traffic delays can be expected at peak times due to roadworks closing one lane, from 8:12 am on 12 April 2014 to 8 pm on 30 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic M6 South J9-J10

      Traffic M6 South 52.573795,-2.012789Roadworks

      On the M6 southbound between junctions J10 (Walsall) and J9 (Wednesbury), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to roadworks, from 9 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5:30 am on 30 June 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic South J21

      M6 Traffic South 53.400234,-2.509663Roadworks

      The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J21 (Warrington) will be closed, due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5 am on 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic M6 South J21A

      Traffic M6 South 53.429054,-2.553819Roadworks

      The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J21A (Manchester) will be closed, due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5 am on 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Traffic South J21A

      M6 Traffic South 53.423550,-2.548420Roadworks

      The M6 southbound entry slip at junction J21A (Manchester) will be closed, due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5 am on 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic M6 South J20-J21A

      Traffic M6 South 53.408607,-2.525694Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure

      The M6 southbound will be closed between junctions J21A (Manchester) and J20 (Macclesfield), due to bridge repairs, from 10 pm on 22 April 2014 to 5 am on 23 April 2014.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic A1 South J41

      Traffic A1 South 53.679352,-1.261702Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the A1(M) southbound between junction J41 and the A162, there are currently delays of 15 minutes caused by congestion due to an accident between the junctions with the M62 and the A639. Normal traffic conditions expected from 5:45 pm.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 16:50

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      Traffic A1

      A1(M) South

      A1(M) South 53.686050,-1.267732Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the A1(M) / A1 southbound before the junction with the A639, there are currently delays of 20 minutes caused by congestion due to an earlier accident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:15 pm.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic A1(M)

      A64 Traffic North

      A64 Traffic North 53.925083,-1.123049Other Unplanned

      The A64 northbound exit slip to the A1036 is closed, due to an incident. Road expected to re-open from 9:00 pm.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic A64

      A64 Traffic South

      A64 Traffic South 53.922352,-1.118462Other Unplanned

      The A64 southbound exit slip to the A1036 is closed, due to an incident. Road expected to re-open from 9:00 pm.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      Traffic A64

      Traffic M62 West J27-J28

      Traffic M62 West 53.733112,-1.612441Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay

      On the M62 westbound between junctions J28 (Leeds) and J27 (M621 Leeds), there are currently delays of 10 minutes caused by congestion due to an earlier accident. Normal traffic conditions expected from 6:00 pm.

      Reported: 16 April 2014 17:40

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      M6 Weather Report

      Tomorrow's weather (Thursday) in Bradford will see sunny with a maximum daytime temperature of 68°f and a night time temperature of 53°f (20°c/11°c). Wind will be coming in from the W, reaching 9mph.

      Tomorrow (Friday) will see white cloud , with wind reaching 7 miles per hour from the WNW. Daytime temperatures will reach 60°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 46°f (15°c/7°c).

      Wind from the NNE will reach 8 mph in Bradford on Saturday, with sunny intervals in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 60°f, and 46°f overnight (15°c/6°c).

      Sunday's weather will be sunny intervals in Bradford, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 58°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 58°f (14°c/7°c).

      Bradford
      12 SEP
      MAX 68° (20°c)
      MIN 53° (11°c)
      WIND 9mph (W)
      13 SEP
      MAX 60° (15°c)
      MIN 46° (7°c)
      WIND 7mph (WNW)
      14 SEP
      MAX 60° (15°c)
      MIN 43° (6°c)
      WIND 8mph (NNE)
      15 SEP
      MAX 58° (14°c)
      MIN 46° (7°c)
      WIND 16mph (SW)

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