M61 Traffic News
- Linking Manchester (Worsley) to Bamber Bridge near Preston.
- Greater Manchester, Lancashire
- Constructed 1969–1970
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M61 South J1Roadworks
The M61 southbound exit slip at junction J1 to A580 will be closed, due to roadworks, from 10 pm on 12 March 2014 to 5 am on 13 March 2014.Reported: 11 March 2014 21:20
The M61 southbound will be closed at the junction with the A666, due to roadworks, from 8 pm on 17 March 2014 to 5 am on 18 March 2014.Reported: 11 March 2014 21:20
Traffic A628 EastMinor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay
On the A628 eastbound between the junctions with the A57 and the A616, there are currently delays of 10 minutes due to heavy traffic. Normal traffic conditions expected from 8:30 pm.Reported: 11 March 2014 20:30
M6 Traffic South J20-J21Severe Disruption - in excess of 3 hours delay or road closure
On the M6 southbound between junctions J21 (Warrington) and J20 (Macclesfield), expect traffic delays of up to 10 minutes at peak times due to bridge repairs closing three lanes, between 9 pm and 5 am, from 11 March 2014 to 14 March 2014.Reported: 11 March 2014 21:20
Traffic M62 East J12Broken Down Vehicle
On the M62 eastbound exit slip at junction J12 (M60), minor traffic delays are possible due to a broken down vehicle closing one lane. Normal traffic conditions expected from 8:30 pm.Reported: 11 March 2014 20:30
Traffic M67 East J3Minor Disruption - up to 15 minutes delay
On the M67 eastbound between junctions J3 (Hyde) and J4, there are currently delays of 30 minutes due to heavy traffic. Normal traffic conditions expected from 9:30 pm.Reported: 11 March 2014 21:20
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The above petrol and fuel prices can be found at petrol stations in the Bolton area, and include unleaded, diesel, super and LPG fuel prices.
M61 Weather Report
Tomorrow's weather (Thursday) in Bolton will see sunny intervals 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 8mph.
Tomorrow (Friday) will see light rain showers , with wind reaching 8 miles per hour from the WNW. Daytime temperatures will reach 58°f, and during the night the temperature will drop to around 45°f (14°c/7°c).
Wind from the NNE will reach 8 mph in Bolton on Saturday, with sunny intervals in the area. Temperatures during the day will reach 58°f, and 45°f overnight (14°c/6°c).
Sunday's weather will be sunny intervals in Bolton, with daytime temperatures reaching a maximum of 59°f, and night-time temperatures reaching a low of 59°f (15°c/9°c).
MAX 68° (20°c)
MIN 53° (11°c)
WIND 8mph (W)
MAX 58° (14°c)
MIN 45° (7°c)
WIND 8mph (WNW)
MAX 58° (14°c)
MIN 44° (6°c)
WIND 8mph (NNE)
MAX 59° (15°c)
MIN 49° (9°c)
WIND 15mph (SW)
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