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Woolley Bridge
Emergency high voltage cable repairs (temporary 3 way traffic lights) at Woolley Bridge. Long delays both ways between Glossop, Hollingworth, Mottram and the M67

Holme Moss latest from Kirklees Council: We`ve had a JCB up there today, and there is just a large drift left to clear - which will be cleared later this afternoon when we send our night patrol up there. Our depot has assured us that the road should be open later this afternoon

Adverse Weather Forecast
WINTRY SHOWERS from 9pm on Wed
ICE RISK from 3am on Thu
STRONG WINDS from 9am Tomorrow
FOG from 1am Tomorrow
Met Office Forecast @ 5:34pm

Deep Pot Holes
Many deep and damaging pot holes have developed along the whole length of the pass following the recent bad weather

Westbound to Manchester
Delays around Tankersley, Stocksbridge
M1 to M60: 1h 8m
Eastbound to Sheffield
Long delays M67
Delays around Mottram, Stocksbridge, Tankersley
M60 to M1: 2h 2m

DVSA/VOSA Local Checks
11:00 M1 Trowell

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Regional Traffic

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Snake Pass Traffic

In Detail ...

A628 Woodhead Pass
Pass Open
Gun Inn to Flouch Roundabout

Manchester Connectors

Yorkshire Connectors
A628 Penistone
Penistone to Hoylandswaine
Low Bridge 4.1m (13ft 6in)
M1 South Yorkshire
A616 to A628

Weather affected roads

CLOSED, Snow A6024 Holme Moss, Derbyshire

CLOSED, Flooding Slash Lane, Sileby

Flooding around A616 Stocksbridge Bypass, Sheffield

Flooding around A616 Stocksbridge Bypass, Stocksbridge

Flooding around A616 Stocksbridge Bypass, Sheffield

Flooding around Hospital Lane, Blaby

Further Afield

Regional Traffic: Moderate
Accident Rate: Low

DVSA/VOSA Vehicle Checks
15:02 A5 Shrewsbury
14:19 A1 Sawtry
12:24 Tilbury Docks
12:00 Liverpool Docks
11:42 A1(M) Boston Spa
11:39 M18/A1(M) Doncaster
11:37 M54 Telford
11:00 M1 Trowell
10:39 A1(M) Hatfield

Last Incident on Tue 16 Jan
A628 Market Street, Hollingworth
9:27pm 16-Jan - 11:38am 17-Jan
A628 eastbound between A57 and B6105. Snow. All lanes are closed. (Automated report from Highways England)
Winter Maintenance
Pass last gritted at 7:30am on Sun 21 Jan 2018

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