Daily Ocean News Bulletin – 12th October 2023

by | Oct 12, 2023

Your daily update for Felixstowe, Southampton and London Gateway Ports, with the latest news on road and weather conditions, port turnaround times and vessel arrivals.

Felixstowe Port

Road – Queueing traffic due to earlier broken-down vehicle on A14 Eastbound from J52 B1113 Bramford Road (Claydon) to J53 A1156 Bury Road (Whitehouse Interchange), all lanes have been re-opened. Queueing traffic on A421 Great Barford Bypass Eastbound before A1 Great North Road (Black Cat Roundabout). Usual slow traffic on A1 Great North Road Southbound at A421 Bedford Road (Black Cat Roundabout). Queueing traffic on A120 at Galley’s Corner. Slow traffic on A1114 Great Baddow Bypass inbound at the Army and Navy roundabout. Queueing traffic on A130 Northbound at A12 Chelmsford Bypass. Slow traffic on A127 Southend Arterial Road Westbound before A1245 (Fairglen Interchange). Reports of slow traffic due to traffic problem on A127 Southend Arterial Road Westbound at A128 Tilbury Road (Halfway House roundabout). Slow traffic on M25 anticlockwise at J28 A12 (Brentwood / Brook Street Roundabout). Congestion to just after J30 (Purfleet / Lakeside), in the roadworks area.

Port – No issues to report. Further operational information can be found here.

Vessel – Ever Atop (Working), Cosco Indonesia (Working), Key West (Working), MSC Bhavya (Working), Navios Vermilion (Working), MSC Tessa (Working), OOCL United Kingdom (Inbound), MSC Roshney V (Inbound), Zapadnyy (Inbound), MSC Benedetta XIII (Inbound), Bernhard Schepers (Inbound).

Weather – No issues to report today but the port have issued an advanced high wind warning for tomorrow which may cause delays

Southampton Port

Road – Long delays due to earlier accident on M3 Northbound from J13 A335 Leigh Road (Chandlers Ford) to J12 A335 (Eastleigh), all lanes have been re-opened. Stop-start traffic on M271 Northbound at M27 J3. Traffic easing, earlier accident on M27 Westbound from J9 A27 Segensworth Link Road (Segensworth / Fareham) to J8 A3024 (Bursledon / Hamble). Slow traffic on Eastern Road Northbound at A27 Roundabout. 

Port – No issues to report. Further operational information can be found here.

Vessel – ONE Trust (Working), NYK Demeter (Working), APL Temasek (Complete), Quebec Express (Complete), Maersk Newbury (Inbound), Independent Quest (Inbound), Zebra (Inbound), Aurora (Inbound), Cosco Development (Inbound), CSCL Jupiter (Inbound), Teno (Inbound), ONE Treasure (Inbound).

Weather – No issues to report

London Gateway Port

Road – Slow traffic on M25 anticlockwise at J28 A12 (Brentwood / Brook Street Roundabout). Congestion to just after J30 (Purfleet / Lakeside), in the roadworks area. Usual slow traffic on M25 anticlockwise at the Dartford Tunnels. Reports of queueing traffic due to accident on M25 clockwise after J8 A217 Brighton Road (Reigate). Very slow traffic on M25 both ways at J10 A3 (Wisley Interchange). Congestion to J12 (M3 interchange) on the anticlockwise side, and J9 (Leatherhead) on the clockwise side, in the roadworks area. Queueing traffic on A3 Northbound before M25 J10 (Wisley Interchange). Slow traffic on A245 Portsmouth Road Westbound at A3 (Painshill). Heavy traffic on M25 anticlockwise before J12 M3. One lane closed and slow traffic due to accident on M4 Westbound at J4B M25 J15. Stop-start traffic on M4 onto the elevated section Eastbound from J3 A312 (Hayes) to J2 A4 (Brentford). Queueing traffic on A312 The Parkway Southbound before M4 J3. One lane closed and slow traffic due to accident on M4 Westbound at J4B M25 J15. Stop-start traffic on M4 onto the elevated section Eastbound from J3 A312 (Hayes) to J2 A4 (Brentford). Queueing traffic on A312 The Parkway Southbound before M4 J3. Slow traffic due to earlier broken-down vehicle on M25 clockwise from J16 M40 J1A to J17 A412 Denham Way (Maple Cross), all lanes have been re-opened. Long delays due to earlier broken-down vehicle on M25 anticlockwise after J19 (Watford). Congestion to J21 (M1 interchange), all lanes have been re-opened. Queueing traffic on A41 Southbound at M25 J20. Queueing traffic on A405 North Orbital Road between M1 J6 and B4630 Watford Road (Shell Roundabout). Slow traffic on A111 Southbound between M25 J24 / A1005 (Potters Bar) and Chalk Lane (Cockfosters Station). Queueing traffic on A10 Great Cambridge Road Southbound before M25 J25. Queueing traffic on A121 Woodridden Hill between A104 Epping New Road / B1393 / B172 (Wake Arms Roundabout) and M25 J26. Slow traffic on A104 Epping New Road / B1393 Epping Road at A121 / B172 (Wake Arms Roundabout).

Port – No issues to report. Further operational information can be found here.  

Vessel – San Lorenzo Maersk (Working), Nordpacific (Working), Edith Maersk (Inbound), Santos Express (Inbound), Potomac Express (Inbound), Santa Teresa (Inbound), ONE Meishan (Inbound), Fenja (Inbound), MSC Vigo (Inbound), NYK Themis (Inbound), MSC Nerissa (Inbound), Helena Schepers (Inbound), MSC Fairfield (Inbound), MSC Madeleine (Inbound).

Weather – No issues to report

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