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  1. Video: Your 50-second weather forecast

    Sara Blizzard

    BBC Weather

    Showery spells of rain will work their way through the region today, with some brighter patches this afternoon with highs of 11C (52F).

    Video content

    Video caption: Latest weather for the West Midlands
  2. Envelope update

    Severe congestion: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe congestion, from J10A for M54 to J8 for .

    M6 Staffordshire - Queuing traffic and heavier than usual traffic on M6 southbound from J10a M54 to /, J8. Travel time is 45 minutes.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M5 West Midlands both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M5 West Midlands both ways severe disruption, from J1 for A41 Birmingham Road West Bromwich to J2 for A4123 Oldbury.

    M5 West Midlands - One lane closed on M5 from J1, A41 (West Bromwich) to J2, A4123 (Oldbury), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  4. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, from J8 for M5 J8 to J9 for A461.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J8 M5 J8 to J9, A461 (Wednesbury), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  5. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands both ways severe disruption, at J6 for A38.

    M6 West Midlands - M6 exit slip road closed at J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway Spaghetti Junction, because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  6. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A449 Staffordshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    A449 Staffordshire northbound severe accident, from Brewood Road to Light Ash Lane.

    A449 Staffordshire - A449 Stafford Road in Cross Green closed and queuing traffic northbound from the Brewood Road junction to the Light Ash Lane junction, because of an accident involving car.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  7. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M42 West Midlands both ways

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands both ways severe disruption, at J6 for A45 Coventry Road Birmingham Airport.

    M42 West Midlands - M42 lane closed on exit slip road at J6, A45 (Birmingham Airport), because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  8. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M6 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire southbound severe accident, from M42 J7 to J3 for A444 Nuneaton.

    M6 Warwickshire - Two lanes closed and queuing traffic on M6 southbound from M42 J7, Coleshill to J3, A444 (Nuneaton), because of an accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Staffordshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Staffordshire southbound severe disruption, from J11 for A460 to J10 for A454 Wolverhampton.

    M6 Staffordshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J11, A460 (Cannock) to J10, A454 (Wolverhampton), because of people on the road. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  10. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A452 West Midlands both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A452 West Midlands both ways severe accident, from B4148 Tyburn Road to Saltney Close.

    A452 West Midlands - A452 Chester Road in Birmingham closed and slow traffic in both directions from Bagot Arms Roundabout to the Saltney Close junction, because of a a motorcyle serious accident.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  11. Envelope update

    Severe accident: M42 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 West Midlands southbound severe accident, from J5 for A41 Solihull to J4 for Stratford Road Shirley.

    M42 West Midlands - One lane closed on M42 southbound from J5, A41 (Solihull) to J4, Stratford (Shirley), because of an accident. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  12. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M42 Warwickshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M42 Warwickshire northbound severe disruption, from M42 J7 to J8 for M6 Toll.

    M42 Warwickshire - Two lanes closed on M42 northbound from M42 J7, Coleshill to J8 M6 Toll, because of debris on the road.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  13. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands southbound severe disruption, at J10 for A454 Wolverhampton.

    M6 West Midlands - M6 lane closed on exit slip road to one and heavier than usual traffic southbound at J10, A454 (Wolverhampton), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  14. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 Warwickshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 Warwickshire southbound severe disruption, from M42 J7 to J3A for .

    M6 Warwickshire - One lane closed on M6 southbound from M42 J7, Coleshill to J3a, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  15. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M6 West Midlands northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M6 West Midlands northbound severe disruption, from J5 for A452 Newport Road to J6 for A38.

    M6 West Midlands - One lane closed on M6 northbound from J5, A452 (Castle Bromwich) to J6 A38(M) Aston Expressway Spaghetti Junction, because of a broken down vehicle. Traffic is coping well.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time