Local Weather and traffic for July 31st 2019


Well it's 6.00 am and it's pissing it down out there. The Met office reports: Today is rather cloudy, with outbreaks of rain, mainly across northern parts. Cloud gradually breaking, mainly in the south, with some brighter spells developing. Further showers are then likely, mainly across northern parts, and perhaps turning heavy at times. Maximum temperature 22 °C Tonight any lingering showers will soon ease. Some clearer spells possible, however areas of low likely to develop, along with the odd patch of mist or fog. Minimum temperature 15 °C.


There is currently a Yellow Warning for rain in place bringing a chance of flooding and travel disruption. So drive safe guys!


Traffic Report:


Highways England reports there are currently no incidents in Derbyshire, Roadworks however are in place on:


The A38 southbound between the junctions with the A610 and the A61 Derby, Expect disruption everyday between 20:00 and 06:00 from 31 July 2019 to 3 August 2019.

The A50 westbound between the junctions with the M1 and the A6. Lane one will be closed. Expect disruption everyday between 21:00 and 06:00 from 31 July 2019 to 3 August 2019.


The A52 eastbound between the junctions with the A5111 and the M1. Lane two will be closed from 20:00 on 31 July 2019 to 05:00 on 1 August 2019.


The A52 eastbound between the junctions with the A46 and the A1, expect disruption until 16:30 on 31 July 2019.