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Current traffic in Dorchester

BARRIER/BRIDGE REPAIRSEvent Location : The A31 westbound between the junctions with the A338 North and the A338 South.

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 5th Jan 2016 to 06:00 on 31st Mar 2016.

Event Reason : Road repairs.

Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.

29.15 miles from Dorchester.

BARRIER/BRIDGE REPAIRSEvent Location : The A31 westbound at the junction with the A338 South.

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 5th Jan 2016 to 06:00 on 31st Mar 2016.

Event Reason : Road repairs.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

28.76 miles from Dorchester.

ROAD WORKSEvent Reason : Roadworks.

Event Location : The A31 westbound between the junctions with the A338 South and the A348 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 8th Feb 2016 to 23:59 on 19th Feb 2016.

27.16 miles from Dorchester.

ROAD WORKSEvent Reason : Roadworks.

Event Location : The A31 westbound between the junctions with the A338 South and the A348 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 8th Feb 2016 to 23:59 on 19th Feb 2016.

27.16 miles from Dorchester.

ROAD WORKSEvent Location : The A35 westbound between the A31 and the junction with the A352 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : From 09:00 on 15th Feb 2016 to 16:00 on 19th Feb 2016.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

9.56 miles from Dorchester.

ROAD WORKSEvent Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Location : The A35 westbound between the junctions with the A31 and the A354 Puddletown .

Event Schedule : From 09:00 on 15th Feb 2016 to 16:00 on 19th Feb 2016.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

10.02 miles from Dorchester.

ROAD WORKSEvent Reason : Roadworks.

Event Location : The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3088 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 17:00 on 3rd Dec 2015 to 23:59 on 31st Mar 2016.

22.33 miles from Dorchester.

CONGESTIONEvent Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : The A31 westbound between the junctions with the A348 and the A341 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 10th Feb 2016.

Delay (freeflow) : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against free flowing traffic.

Event Status : Currently Active.

22.8 miles from Dorchester.

ACCIDENTCLEARED @ 16:20Event Reason : Road traffic collision.

Event Location : The A35 eastbound between the junctions with the A30 and the A358 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:00 and 17:15 on 10th Feb 2016.

Event Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 17:00 and 17:15 on 10th Feb 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.85 miles from Dorchester. CLEARED @ 16:20

ROAD WORKSCLEARED @ 11:40Event Location : The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A371 and the A350 .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 9th Feb 2016.

Event Reason : Roadworks.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

29.14 miles from Dorchester. CLEARED @ 11:40

FLOODINGCLEARED @ 11:40Event Reason : Obstruction.

Event Location : The A35 westbound between the A354 Puddletown and the junction with the A354 Dorchester South .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th Feb 2016.

Event Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th Feb 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

1.26 miles from Dorchester. CLEARED @ 11:40

FLOODINGCLEARED @ 11:40Event Reason : Obstruction.

Event Location : The A35 eastbound between the A354 Dorchester South and the junction with the A354 Puddletown .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th Feb 2016.

Event Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th Feb 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

0.75 miles from Dorchester. CLEARED @ 11:40

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Event Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A348 and the A341 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:15 and 17:30 on 10th February 2016.

Delay (freeflow) : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against free flowing traffic.

Event Status : Currently Active.

22.8 miles from Dorchester.

50.8--1.94

CLEARED @ 16:20Event Reason : Road traffic collision.

Event Location : eastbound between the junctions with the A30 and the A358 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 17:00 and 17:15 on 10th February 2016.

Event Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 17:00 and 17:15 on 10th February 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.85 miles from Dorchester.

50.78--3.02

CLEARED @ 11:40Event Location : eastbound between the junctions with the A371 and the A350 .

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : expect disruption until 06:00 on 9th February 2016.

Event Reason : Roadworks.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

29.14 miles from Dorchester.

51.1--2.19

CLEARED @ 11:40Event Reason : Obstruction.

Event Location : westbound between the A354 Puddletown and the junction with the A354 Dorchester South .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th February 2016.

Event Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th February 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

1.26 miles from Dorchester.

50.72--2.41

CLEARED @ 11:40Event Reason : Obstruction.

Event Location : eastbound between the A354 Dorchester South and the junction with the A354 Puddletown .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th February 2016.

Event Time To Clear : The event is expected to clear between 02:15 and 02:30 on 9th February 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

0.75 miles from Dorchester.

50.7--2.45

Event Reason : Roadworks.

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A37 and the A3088 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 17:00 on 3rd December 2015 to 23:59 on 31st March 2016.

22.33 miles from Dorchester.

50.98--2.72

Groundwater levels in the Cranborne Chase area are rising following the recent heavy rainfall.

Light showers are expected over the next 48 hours, with a period of heavy rain on Friday.

The forecast for next week remains unsettled.

The level in the Woodyates borehole on Wednesday 10th February is 101.16 mAOD.

Levels in other key boreholes areClearbury Down 59.93 mAOD; Down Barn 70.92 mAOD; Rushmore Lodge 130.305 mAOD; Ashmore 135.53 mAOD; Badbury Rings 35.60 mAOD

25.99 miles from Dorchester.

50.94--1.96

The following Flood Alerts will remain in force for two hours following the times of each high water .This flood alert is being triggered by forecast tidal conditions at Wareham (the evening and morning tide) and Poole (the morning tide)The time and date of the forecast high waters at Wareham 23:30 (Local time) on 10/02/2016 and 11:45 (Local time) on 11/02/2016.

The forecast tide levels are 1.37 mAOD and 1.36mAOD.

This includes an adjustment for the recent weather conditions.The time and date of the forecast tide at Poole is 11:00 am on 11/02/2016.

The forecast tide level at Poole is 1.35 mAODThe forecast wind directions are north westerly and westerlyThe forecast wind strengths are Force 3 and Force 1

18.16 miles from Dorchester.

50.7--2.03

29.22 miles from Dorchester.

' data-nearesttown='BOURNEMOUTH'>The following Flood Alerts will remain in force for two hours following the times of high tide.The times and dates of the forecast high waters for which this Flood Alert is in force are 10:45 pm (local time) on Wednesday, 10/02/2016 with a forecast wind strength of Force 3, and the forecast wind direction is North Westerly, and, 11:15 am (local time) on Thursday, 11/02/2016 with a forecast wind strength of Force 1 and the forecast wind direction is West South West.

The expected height of this evening's tide is 1.24 mAOD and tomorrow morning's tide is 1.38 mAOD.

29.22 miles from Dorchester.

50.73--1.77


The times and dates of the forecast high waters for which this Flood Alert is in force are 08:15 pm (local time) on Wednesday, 10/02/2016 with a forecast wind strength of Force 5, and the forecast wind direction is North Westerly, and, 08:45 am (local time) on Thursday, 11/02/2016 with a forecast wind strength of Force 3 and the forecast wind direction is West North West.

Alert will remain in force for two hours following the times of each high water.

The expected height of this evening's tide is 2.43 mAOD and tomorrow morning's tide is 2.59 mAOD.

14.08 miles from Dorchester.

' data-nearesttown='BEAMINSTER'>alert for West Bay Harbour has been updated to include tonight's tide and tomorrow morning's tide.

The times and dates of the forecast high waters for which this Flood Alert is in force are 08:15 pm (local time) on Wednesday, 10/02/2016 with a forecast wind strength of Force 5, and the forecast wind direction is North Westerly, and, 08:45 am (local time) on Thursday, 11/02/2016 with a forecast wind strength of Force 3 and the forecast wind direction is West North West.

Alert will remain in force for two hours following the times of each high water.

The expected height of this evening's tide is 2.43 mAOD and tomorrow morning's tide is 2.59 mAOD.

14.08 miles from Dorchester.

50.72--2.76

The levels in the River Wey will remain around the flood alert level for at least the next 48 hours.

This is caused by the raised groundwater levels.

Response to rainfall in the rivers in the Weymouth area will be quite rapid.

The forecast for the next 36 hours is for showers, with a period of heavy rain affecting South Dorset on Friday.We are monitoring the conditions and will update this message if conditions worsen.

The next scheduled update will be on Friday 12th February

4.79 miles from Dorchester.

50.64--2.47

Details of the previously issued Groundwater Flood Alert have been updated.

Groundwater levels across the West of Dorset are rising in response to the recent heavy rainfall.

Levels are expected to continue to rise over the next week.On Wednesday 10th February, the groundwater level in the Kingston Russell borehole was 118.50 mAOD.

The forecast for the week is for showers over the next 36 hours before returning to more unsettled weather.

The alert will remain in force for at least the next week.

Levels in other key boreholes are:Delcombe Wood 137.35 mAOD;Doles Ash 121.37 mAOD;Dickley Down 165.51 mAOD;Ridgeway 77.83 mAOD; Bank Barrow 53.26 mAOD;We are continually monitoring the boreholes and will update this message as the situation changes.

The next scheduled update will be on Thursday 11th February 2016

5.54 miles from Dorchester.

50.76--2.34

River levels along the River Piddle are stabilising following the heavy rain over the weekend.

Levels remain highest in the lower Piddle from Briantspuddle to Wareham.

The flood alert will stay in force for at least the next 48 hours.

Rainfall over the next 36 hours is expected to be light with a period of heavy rain on Friday.

We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message if conditions worsen

8.53 miles from Dorchester.

50.76--2.26

River levels in the lower Frome are beginning to stabilise following the heavy rain over the weekend.

However they will remain above the flood alert level for at least the next 48 hours.

Water will remain on the flood plain, particularly around Wareham, for several days.Rainfall over the next 36 hours is expected to be light with a period of heavy rain forecast on Friday.

We will continue to monitor the situation and will update this message if conditions worsen.

5.3 miles from Dorchester.

50.69--2.32

Groundwater levels are rising slowly after the recent rainfall.

The level in the Kingston Russell borehole, on Wednesday 10th February, is 118.5 mAOD and remains above the flood warning level.We are constantly monitoring the levels in the boreholes and will continue to update this message if conditions worsen.

Residents are encouraged to take early precautions such as putting flood protection products in place.The next scheduled update will be on Thursday 11th February 2016

2.73 miles from Dorchester.

50.71--2.5

The forecast throughout today Wednesday 10/02/2016 and into tomorrow is for isolated showers across all catchments with a maximun of 8 mm of rainfall during this period.River levels on the River Yeo at Sherborne Lake have peaked and is falling, however the River Wriggle at Chetnole, River Cam at Weston Bampfylde, Stoford and Barwick Streams at Stoford are stabilising at winter base flows.This information will be updated next on Thursday morning.

17.91 miles from Dorchester.

50.96--2.56

The forecast throughout today Wednesday 10/02/2016 and into tomorrow is for isolated showers across all catchments with a maximum of 8 mm of rainfall during this period.

All areas and river catchments remain saturated after the recent rainfall.The River Yeo level at Huish Episcopi pumping station is 8.32 m and is stable.

The drain level at Huish Episcopi pumping station is 7.49 m and stable.

Flooding affects the road from Langport to Muchelney if this level exceeds 7.3 m, the road from Muchelney to Long load if this level exceeds 7.86 and the road from Muchelney to Thorney if this level exceeds 7.93 m.

Property flooding is possible if this level exceeds 8.35 m.

The River Yeo at Muchelney is forecast to remain stable.The next update will be issued on Thursday morning 11/02/2016.

26.49 miles from Dorchester.

51.01--2.81

24.26 miles from Dorchester.

50.84--1.92

The situation is improving and river levels are returning to normal winter flow levels, however further rain Thursday Evening is expected.

The Environment Agency will continue to monitor the situation.

23.08 miles from Dorchester.

50.81--2.94

16.07 miles from Dorchester.

50.86--2.16

23 miles from Dorchester.

50.77--1.92

The situation is improving and river levels are returning to normal winter flow levels, however further rain Thursday Evening is expected.

The Environment Agency will continue to monitor the situation.

27.22 miles from Dorchester.

50.82--3.04

25 miles from Dorchester.

50.76--1.87

River levels have fallen below the flood warning threshold at the gauges at Stinsford and East Stoke.

They will continue to remain above the flood alert level.

14.03 miles from Dorchester.

50.68--2.12

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A31 and the A354 Puddletown .

Event Schedule : From 09:00 on 15th February 2016 to 16:00 on 19th February 2016.

Lanes Closed : All lanes will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

10.02 miles from Dorchester.

50.76--2.22

Event Location : westbound between the A31 and the junction with the A352 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : From 09:00 on 15th February 2016 to 16:00 on 19th February 2016.

Lanes Closed : There will be one of two lanes closed.

9.56 miles from Dorchester.

50.76--2.23

Event Reason : Roadworks.

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A338 South and the A348 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 8th February 2016 to 23:59 on 19th February 2016.

27.16 miles from Dorchester.

50.83--1.85

Event Reason : Roadworks.

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A338 South and the A348 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 8th February 2016 to 23:59 on 19th February 2016.

27.16 miles from Dorchester.

50.83--1.85

Event Location : westbound at the junction with the A338 South.

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 5th January 2016 to 06:00 on 31st March 2016.

Event Reason : Road repairs.

Lanes Closed : There is one of two lanes closed.

28.76 miles from Dorchester.

50.84--1.81

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A338 North and the A338 South.

Lane Closures : Lane one is closed.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Period : from 00:00 on 5th January 2016 to 06:00 on 31st March 2016.

Event Reason : Road repairs.

Lanes Closed : There is one of four lanes closed.

29.15 miles from Dorchester.

50.84--1.81