A lorry fire closed the A50 westbound this morning, between junction five, with the A516 Derby Road, and junction six with the A511 at Hatton.
One lane is now open, but police are still directing traffic. The closure has caused delays and traffic is still slow.
As temperatures dip below freezing this weekend, Leicester's gritting lorries have been out and about on the roads.
Here's a full list of the roads affected by the wet and windy weather - with up to an inch of rain expected to fall today.
Dozens of roads are closed across the Midlands this morning due to flooding, including a number of main A routes.