The A259 Hythe Road in both directions closed, queueing traffic due to accident involving a car and a lorry at Marine Avenue (New Beach Holiday Centre). Traffic is being diverted via Burmarsh Road to Botolph's Bridge but the roads are very narrow.
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A bright start with sunny spells for much of the day. Becoming cloudy with rain later.
Pollen levels are very high
Showers continuing to clear this evening for a mostly dry night with clear spells.