The A229 northbound is now clear after an earlier vehicle fire between J6/ M20 at Blue Bell Hill/ Maidstone and J3 / M2 for Blue Bell Hill / Chatham
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A dull and damp start but it will become drier and brighter from the north this afternoon but stay cold and windy.
A damp and cold night ahead. Valentine's Day will start cloudy but become brighter in the afternoon. Risk of showers along the Kent coast.
Cold and damp tonight with outbreaks of rain. A cold and dull start to Valentine's Day but becoming drier and brighter by the afternoon.