Morning traffic update - July 4

Round-up: Traffic, trains and weather

M62: Queueing traffic and delays on M62 eastbound between J26, M606 (Chain Bar) and J27, M621 (Gildersome). Average speed 25 mph.

M62 entry slip road partially blocked westbound at J27, M621 (Gildersome), because of metal debris on the road.

Weather: A cloudy start with rain, although some brighter, drier spells soon coming along. Scattered showers will develop, perhaps with isolated thundery downpours. Feeling warm and muggy.

Tonight: Some sunshine this evening but also scattered heavy, locally thundery showers, later drying out.

Trains: There are no major problems reported.