Lane closed on M62: morning traffic and weather round up

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One lane is closed and the traffic is stop start due to a broken down vehicle on the M62.

The delays are on the eastbound carriageway between junction 26 at Chain Bar and junction 27 at Gildersome. There is congestion back to junction 24 at Ainley Top.

Visibility is reduced and there is fog on the M62 between junction 24 at Ainley Top and junction 25 at Brighouse.

The A58 Wharf Street in Sowerby Bridge is busy but moving in both directions at the A6139 Tuel Lane junction.

The A629 Cow Green in Halifax is busy but moving in both directions at the Bull Green junction.

Further heavy showers are likely to develop through this morning. However, conditions should improve through the afternoon with showers becoming more isolated. Temperatures are expected to reach 17 degrees celsius.