What are the motorways like in Lancashire? Find out with these traffic webcams

If you're heading out, check how the traffic's moving
If you're heading out, check how the traffic's moving

If the nationwide TV weather forecast doesn't give you enough detail, a fast and reliable way to check the local conditions is to view live traffic webcams.

The so-called 'Beast from the East' is sweeping the UK, and has resulted in the Met Office issuing weather warnings across the nation.

Police across the country have advised motorists to avoid driving if possible owing to poor visibility and treacherous conditions.

But if you need to see what driving conditions are like, these locally positioned traffic webcams will give you the latest picture of both traffic levels and weather on your route.

M6 cameras

J27, Standish
J28, Charnock Richard
J28, Leyland
J29, M65
J31, Preston (E)
J31A, Ribbleton
J32, Broughton
J33, Lancaster (S)
M55 cameras

M6 J32, M6 Interchange
J1, Preston
M65 cameras

Eastbound Motorway - J2, M6​
M61 cameras

M6 J30, Blacow Approach
J8, Chorley