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National Summary Report

Last Updated: 21/11/2014 16:07

MAIN TRAFFIC

WEXFORD: There's a broken down truck on the N11 in Enniscorthy near the Barrack St jct (near Dunnes Stores). Delays in the area as a result. Gardai are at the scene.

CORK: There's a car on fire on the N20 Cork/ Limerick Rd northbound by the Blarney Business Park. Emergency services are en route. Visibility may be affected. Take care on approach.

CORK: Two car collision on the Ballea Rd, Carrigaline near the pharmacy. Gardai are en route.

TIPPERARY: The M8 Cork/ Dublin Rd northbound between J6 Thurles and J5 Twomileborris has reopened following a crash. Delays should ease. Wet road conditions with excess surface water. Drive with extra care.

TIPPERARY/ CORK: The M8 Dublin/ Cork Rd southbound between J10 Cahir North and J12 Mitchelstown North is closed until midnight on Sun 7th Dec. Traffic will be diverted off at J10, follow the Old N8 (R639) and rejoin the M8 at J12.

GALWAY: Reports of delays of 30 minutes on the N17 Sligo/ Galway Rd in Tuam. Delays are from Corrofin Cross and Athenry Rd. Motorists travelling from Athenry are advised to travel on the Abbeyknockmoy Rd N63 and Barnaderg Rd (R332). This is due to a stop/ go system which is in place until Thurs 27th Nov.

LAOIS: The local Strand Rd between Ballickmoyler and Tollerton is closed until further notice due to bridge damage at the Strand Bridge. Avoid the route.

CAVAN: Works will take place on the N54 Butlersbridge /Monaghan Rd until 5pm. Expect delays.

MEATH: Toberstown Lane Bridge will close outside Stamullen for works from 8am to 6pm each day until Tues 25th Nov.

KILDARE: The M9 Waterford/ Dublin Rd will close in both directions between J3 Athy and J2 Kilcullen from today (21st) at 7pm until 6am on Sunday (23rd). Northbound traffic will be diverted at J3 Athy, via the N78 Athy Rd and the Athy/ Kilcullen Rd (R148), rejoining the M9 at J2 Kilcullen. Motorists travelling south will exit J2 Kilcullen, diverting via the Killcullen/ Castledermot Rd (R448/ Old N9) before joining the M9 again at J3 Athy.

MONAGHAN: Works will take place at various locations on the N53 Castleblayney/ Dundalk Rd until 5pm.

MAYO: Works are in place along the N5 Westport/ Swinford Rd between Castlebar and Westport until later today. Expect delays.

CITY TRAFFIC

CORK: Traffic is heavy in Cork city centre. Delays both ways on Patrcik St and Washington St. Nearby, Merchants Quay is slow westbound onto Bridge St Bridge and Lavitt's Quay.

One lane is closed on St Patrick's Quay until Thurs 27th Nov for works.

Two lanes are closed on Brian Boru St until Thurs 27th Nov for works.

The N40 South Ring Rd will close eastbound Mon to Sat between midnight and 6am each day between J8 Douglas and J10 Mahon until Sun 30th Nov for works.

GALWAY: Already very slow outbound on the N17 Tuam Rd approaching Claregalway. The Headford Rd is also slow approaching Sean Molvoy Rd jct.

Keep in mind that new traffic lights are in operation on the Headford Rd at Terryland. Motorists are advised to take care on approach as people get used to them.

LIMERICK: Wet roads in Limerick City. Traffic is moving well in Limerick City Centre at this stage.

WATERFORD: Very busy on main routes into the city centre; particularly approaching Rice Bridge from Ferrybank and approaching The Mall from Parnell St and William St. Road conditions are also very wet in Waterford.

BELFAST: The right lane of the M1 Westbound, close to Ballyskeagh Bridge, is blocked due to a four car crash. Expect delays in the area. Avoid if possible.


EVENTS

LOUTH: Racing will take place at Dundalk Racecourse today (21st). The first race is at 5.40pm and the last race is at 9.10pm. Dundalk racecourse is situated approximately 1km north of Dundalk town centre, just off the M1 on the N52/Racecourse Rd. Extra traffic can be expected in the area before and after the races.

ANTRIM: Ulster play Ospreys at the Kingspan Stadium this evening (21st) in round 8 of the Pro 12. Kick off is at 7.35pm. Kingspan Stadium is located on Ravenhill Park Rd in Belfast. Expect delays in the area before and after the match.

GALWAY: Connacht play Zebre at the Sportsground later today (21st) in round 8 of the Pro 12. Kick-Off is at 7.35pm. The Connacht Rugby Galway Sportsground is located on College Rd, not far from the Dublin Rd and a short distance from Eyre Square. Delays can be expected in the area around the stadium before and after the event.

ROADWORKS

CORK: Works are ongoing on the N20 Cork/ Limerick Rd between Buttevant and Lisballyhay until Dec. Expect delays.

WATERFORD: Temporary traffic lights are in place on the Carrick-on-Suir/ Waterford Rd (R680) between Carrick-on-Suir and Kilmeaden until later today for works.

KILDARE: The M9 Waterford/ Dublin Rd will close in both directions between J3 Athy and J2 Kilcullen from today (21st) at 7pm until 6am Sunday (23rd ). Northbound traffic will be diverted at J3 Athy, via the N78 Athy Rd and the Athy/ Kilcullen Rd (R148), rejoining the M9 at J2 Kilcullen. Motorists travelling south will exit J2 Kilcullen, diverting via the Killcullen/ Castledermot Rd (R448/ Old N9) before joining the M9 again at J3 Athy.

WICKLOW: Ferndale Rd will be closed at the jct with Old Connaught Ave and Thornhill Rd until Fri 27th March 2015 for works. A diversion route will be signposted.

WICKLOW: Diversions are in place on the N11 Wexford/ Dublin Rd at Jack Whites due to ongoing works until March 2015. Motorists are being diverted along a new alignment through to the new R/A before rejoining the existing N11. These works have caused delays particularly during rush hours so bear that in mind.

CAVAN: Works will take place at various locations on the N16 Sligo/ Blacklion Rd until 5pm this evening (21st).

SLIGO: Works continue at the junction of Molloway Hill and the entrance to Sligo General Hospital until later today (21st). Traffic management system will be in place, but delays can be expected.   Motorists are advised to use an alternative route.

SLIGO: Works are in place at  Pier Rd, Enniscrone until Fri (21st). Expect delays.

GALWAY: A stop/ go system is in place each day from 9am to 5pm in Loughrea between the Bride St/ Danesfort Rd jct and the Dolphin St jct and along Main St and Dunkellin St to facilitate works until this Fri (21st). Expect some delays.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights are in place on the N63 Galway/ Roscommon Rd approx. 2km on the Galway side of Moylough (at the townland of Laughill) from Mon to Fri between 8am and 5pm until Fri 19th Dec.

GALWAY: The Athlone/ Newgrove Rd (R363) will be closed at Ballyforan Bridge until Fri 12th Dec to facilitate works. Use an alternative route.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights will be in place on the N63 Galway/ Longford Rd at Newbridge between 7am and 7pm Mon to Fri until mid Dec. Motorists should allow additional time for their journeys and expect delays.

GALWAY: Temporary traffic lights will be in place in Letterfrack between 7am and 7pm Mon to Fri until mid Dec. Motorists should allow additional time for their journeys and expect delays.

MEATH: Trimgate St, Watergate St, Ludlow St, Market Sq, Railway St and Kennedy Rd in Navan Town will close temporarily each night until Fri 28th Nov between 8pm and 5am to facilitate the installation of Christmas lights. Diversions will be in place.

WESTMEATH: The hard shoulder and left lane of the M6 Galway/ Dublin Rd eastbound are closed between J8 Athlone East and J7 Moate East until 19th June 2015 for works. Take extra care in the area.

LAOIS: The M7 Dublin/ Limerick Rd will be closed overnight southbound between J17 Portlaoise Centre and J18 Portlaoise West, Mon to Fri between 8pm and 6am until Sat 29th Nov for works. Diversions will be in place.

LIMERICK: Southbound traffic on the N21 Limerick/ Tralee Rd is being diverted at Newcastle West at the Old Pike R/A onto the Buttevant Rd (R522) before returning to the N21 at St It's Terrace until Fri 19th Dec. Northbound traffic will remain unaffected for the duration of the works.

TIPPERARY: Works will take place on the N52 Birr /Nenagh Rd at Gaulross, south of Borrisokane, until Fri 5th Dec. Expect delays.

KERRY: Traffic at McSweeney's Corner in Killarney (the jct of Lewis Rd and College St) has been reduced to one way until Fri 5th Dec. As a result there is no access to Lewis Rd from Fair Hill and College St. This is to facilitate works.

KERRY: A stop/ go system is in operation on the N70 Tralee/ Kenmare Rd at Milltown until the end of Nov due to works. There will be significant traffic delays as a result and motorists are advised to use alternative routes.
 
LONGFORD: Temporary traffic lights will be in operation on the N5 Longford Westport Rd between Kilmore Crossroads and Longford Town Soccer Stadium until Fri 5th Dec. Expect delays.

OFFALY: The N62 Thurles/ Athlone Rd will be closed between Cloghan and Ferbane until Fri 12th Dec to facilitate works. Diversions will be in place.

DONEGAL: Traffic management is in place on the N15 Stranorlar/ Strabane Rd between Killygordon and Liscooley until Mon 15th Dec due to works taking place.

LOUTH: The N51 Drogheda/ Slane Rd will be closed from the M1 Interchange at J10 Drogheda North to the  Louth/ Meath boundary at Mattock Bridge until Fri 28th Nov to facilitate works. Diversions will be in place.


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