M61 Southbound is blocked. There's stationary traffic due to an incident between J9 M65 (Clayton Brook) and J8 A6 / A674 (Chorley).
Two lanes on the Northbound side are also closed.
A marked wind chill develops this week as winds increase
Clocks go forward one hour tonight
High pressure keeps our weather settled for the remainder of the bank holiday weekend. Hard frosts and sunny spells .