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Current traffic in Sturminster Newton

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.

22.85 miles from Sturminster Newton.

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.

22.61 miles from Sturminster Newton.

ROAD WORKSEvent Location : The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A338 and the A345 .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 15th Feb 2016 to 17th Feb 2016.

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

29.47 miles from Sturminster Newton.

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.

12.16 miles from Sturminster Newton.

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.

12.33 miles from Sturminster Newton.

BARRIER/BRIDGE REPAIRSEvent Location : The A31 eastbound between the junctions with the A338 North and the M27 .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Event Schedule : From 21:30 on 17th Feb 2016 to 06:00 on 18th Feb 2016.

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

28.42 miles from Sturminster Newton.

BARRIER/BRIDGE REPAIRSEvent Location : The A31 westbound between the junctions with the M27 and the A338 North.

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Event Schedule : From 03:00 on 17th Feb 2016 to 06:00 on 17th Feb 2016.

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

28.43 miles from Sturminster Newton.

ROAD WORKSEvent Location : The A303 westbound between the junctions with the A338 and the A345 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17th Feb 2016 to 19th Feb 2016.

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

29.47 miles from Sturminster Newton.

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 15:30 from 16th Feb 2016 to 19th Feb 2016.

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

17.91 miles from Sturminster Newton.

ROAD WORKSEvent Location : The A303 eastbound between the junctions with the A3088 and the A37 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 15:30 from 15th Feb 2016 to 19th Feb 2016.

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

17.96 miles from Sturminster Newton.

ROAD WORKSEvent Location : The A303 eastbound between the A358 and the junction with the A3088 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 15:30 from 16th Feb 2016 to 19th Feb 2016.

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

21.28 miles from Sturminster Newton.

BARRIER/BRIDGE REPAIRSEvent Location : The A303 eastbound between the A359 and the junction with the A350 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Event Schedule : From 12:30 on 15th Feb 2016 to 16:00 on 15th Feb 2016.

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

13.21 miles from Sturminster Newton.

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.

17.91 miles from Sturminster Newton.

CONGESTIONEvent Location : The A31 eastbound between the junctions with the A350 and the A341 .

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

Delay (profile) : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Reason : Congestion.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 14th Feb 2016.

15.41 miles from Sturminster Newton.

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 14:41Event Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : The A36 northbound between the junctions with the A27 and the A338 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.21 miles from Sturminster Newton. CLEARED @ 14:41

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 13:51Event Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : The A36 northbound between the junctions with the A27 and the A338 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 14th Feb 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.21 miles from Sturminster Newton. CLEARED @ 13:51

CONGESTIONCLEARED @ 12:31Event Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : The A36 northbound between the junctions with the A27 and the A338 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:15 and 12:30 on 14th Feb 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.21 miles from Sturminster Newton. CLEARED @ 12:31

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Event Location : eastbound between the junctions with the A350 and the A341 .

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

Delay (profile) : There are currently delays of 10 minutes against expected traffic.

Event Status : Currently Active.

Event Reason : Congestion.

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 16:30 and 16:45 on 14th February 2016.

15.41 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.79--2.04

CLEARED @ 14:41Event Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : northbound between the junctions with the A27 and the A338 .

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.21 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.06--1.78

CLEARED @ 13:51Event Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : northbound between the junctions with the A27 and the A338 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 13:45 and 14:00 on 14th February 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.21 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.06--1.78

CLEARED @ 12:31Event Reason : Congestion.

Event Location : northbound between the junctions with the A27 and the A338 .

Return To Normal : Normal traffic conditions are expected between 12:15 and 12:30 on 14th February 2016.

Event Status : Currently Active.

25.21 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.06--1.78

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.

17.91 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.98--2.72

River levels in the Piddle Valley are stable following yesterdays rain.

They do remain high and are above the Flood Alert level and will do for some time due to high ground water flows.

No further rain is expected until Wednesday.

We will update the message as the situation changes.

11.83 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.76--2.26

River levels in the Weymouth area are stable following yesterdays rain.

They do remain high and will do for some time due to high ground water flows.

No further rain is expected until Wednesday.

We will update the message as the situation changes.

20.62 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.64--2.47

River levels in the lower Frome are stable follwoing yesterdays rain.

They do remain high and above the Flood Alert threshold and will do for some time due to high ground water flows.

No further rain is expected until Wednesday.

We will update the message as the situation changes.

16.5 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.69--2.32

The forecast for today and tomorrow is dry, 14/02/2016 and 15/02/2016This Flood Alert is in force due to floodwater remaining in the moors and affecting some roads.

River levels are stabilising on the River Yeo at Pen Mill, River Yeo at Ilchester and River Parrett at Langport Westover.

River levels are stable on the Cannington Brook.

The drain level at Langport Westover pumping station is 7.03 m and stable.

Flooding will affect the Muchelney to Drayton road when this level exceeds 7.46 m.The drain level at Huish Episcopi pumping station is 7.23 m and stable.

Flooding will affect the Langport to Muchelney road when this level exceeds 7.30 m and the Muchelney to Thorney road when this level exceeds 7.93 m.

26.54 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.09--2.87

The forecast for today and tomorrow is dry, 14/02/2016 and 15/02/2016This Flood Alert is in force due to floodwater remaining in the moors and continuing to affect some of the roads.

The River Yeo level at Huish Episcopi pumping station is 8.18 m and stable.

The drain level at Huish Episcopi pumping station is 7.23 m and stable.

Flooding will affect 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.

Pumping is taking place at Huish Episcopi and other pumping stations.

The River Yeo at Muchelney has peaked following yesterdays rain and is now falling.

22.43 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.01--2.81

The forecast for today and tomorrow is dry, 14/02/2016 and 15/02/2016The River Tone level at Currymoor pumping station is 7.35 m and falling.Water will enter Currymoor reservoir via Hookbridge spillway whilst this level exceeds 7.45 m.The drain level at Currymoor pumping station is 6.20 m and falling.

Flooding will affect Cuts Road if this level exceeds 5.75 m and New Road in Currymoor if it exceeds 6.18 m.

Property flooding is possible if this level exceeds 6.60 m.

Water will spill over Athelney spillway, across the A361 and into Saltmoor and Northmoor if this level exceeds 7.10 m.The drain level at Northmoor pumping station is 3.02 m and stable.There is a risk of flooding to property and roads in Northmoor if this level exceeds 4.20 m.

Pumping is currently taking place at Currymoor, Saltmoor and Northmoor pumping stations to reduce water levels in the moors.

29.89 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.04--2.98

20.18 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.7--2.03

27.14 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.73--1.77

29.27 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.33--2.13

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

15.27 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.94--1.96

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

11.76 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.76--2.34

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

17.21 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.71--2.5

Event Location : eastbound between the A359 and the junction with the A350 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Event Schedule : From 12:30 on 15th February 2016 to 16:00 on 15th February 2016.

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

13.21 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.04--2.56

Event Location : eastbound between the A358 and the junction with the A3088 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 15:30 from 16th February 2016 to 19th February 2016.

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

21.28 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.94--2.8

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 15:30 from 15th February 2016 to 19th February 2016.

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

17.96 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.98--2.72

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

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 09:30 and 15:30 from 16th February 2016 to 19th February 2016.

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

17.91 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.98--2.72

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A338 and the A345 .

Lane Closures : Lane one will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 17th February 2016 to 19th February 2016.

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

29.47 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.18--1.77

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the M27 and the A338 North.

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Event Schedule : From 03:00 on 17th February 2016 to 06:00 on 17th February 2016.

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

28.43 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.89--1.66

Event Location : eastbound between the junctions with the A338 North and the M27 .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadside drains works are planned.

Event Schedule : From 21:30 on 17th February 2016 to 06:00 on 18th February 2016.

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

28.42 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.89--1.66

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.

12.33 miles from Sturminster Newton.

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.

12.16 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.76--2.23

Event Location : westbound between the junctions with the A338 and the A345 .

Lane Closures : Lane two will be closed.

Event Status : Pending.

Event Reason : Roadworks are planned.

Event Schedule : Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 15th February 2016 to 17th February 2016.

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

29.47 miles from Sturminster Newton.

51.18--1.77

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.

22.61 miles from Sturminster Newton.

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.

22.85 miles from Sturminster Newton.

50.84--1.81