Summary: Storm Agnes is set to hit Blackpool with heavy winds, prompting a weather warning from the Met Office. Coastal areas like Blackpool will experience the most severe winds, with gusts of up to 75mph. The weather is expected to remain unsettled overnight with heavy rain. Traffic updates for Blackpool are available below.
LIVE Blackpool Traffic and Travel News as Storm Agnes to Hit on Wednesday, September 27
Blackpool is bracing itself for the arrival of Storm Agnes, which is expected to bring heavy winds and rain to the area. The Met Office has issued a weather warning, highlighting the potential danger to life. Coastal areas, including Blackpool, are likely to experience the most severe winds, with gusts of up to 75mph. The weather is expected to remain unsettled overnight, with further outbreaks of heavy rain. Stay updated with the latest traffic news and incidents affecting Blackpool below.
Incidents and Updates
09:01 – Traffic Returns to Normal on A585 Garstang New Road
Traffic on A585 Garstang New Road has returned to normal.
07:34 – Morning Update
Current conditions in Blackpool are relatively good this morning. However, queueing traffic has been reported in Singleton on A585 Garstang New Road and Mains Lane around A586.
Stay tuned for more updates on traffic and travel in Blackpool as Storm Agnes hits the area.