There is stationary traffic, with hazardous driving conditions and the road partially blocked due to snow on M20 coastbound between J11 B2068 (Hythe / Westenhanger) and J13 A20 (Folkestone).
A number of lorries are still stranded in the middle of the road but some traffic appears to be getting by using the hard shoulder.
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