One lane closed due to accident on M6 Northbound between J26 M58 / A577 (Orrell Interchange) and J27 A5209 (Standish).
Emergency services are on the hard shoulder with at least one vehicle from the accident remaining in lane one (of three).
The snow making the road surface very slippery and virtually blocking lane three but traffic is light in the area.
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 .