Morning everyone. The rains are coming, and some might agree not a moment too soon. One or two problems on the roads and rail this morning to be mindful of.  

Here is your morning update for August 9.



Severe delays on the Central Line due to a late finish of engineering work at Leytonston. Minor delays on the Metropolitan Line between Baker Street and Aldgate due to a signal failure in the Neasden area. Minor delays on the Piccadilly Line between Uxbridge and Acton Town due to an absence of train operators.


Heavy traffic A406 North Circular Road Finchley, slow traffic generally on the M1 Greater London, the A312 Church Road and Mandeville Road Northolt, the A406 North Circular Road Neasden and the A1 Borehamwood.


Highs of 18C today with rains until 5pm and heavy cloud. Tomorrow a brighter day with highs of 21C and bright sunshine.