Last updated 18:30 GMT.
CHANNEL DELAYS: Port of Dover shut until 06:00 Thursday 26 December.
WEATHER ALERTS: RED ALERT for snow/ice/high winds central+east Switzerland.
Amber alert heavy rain France, Spain (Gibraltar), Portugal, Italy and high winds Germany, Norway, Austria, Slovenia, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Poland. South west Sweden flooding.
WEATHER: Dry in East but cold. Heavy rain West. Gales, heavy rain western Mediterranean.
TRAFFIC: Paris very busy.
Germany, A6 eastbound from A5, direction Heilbronn, lane closed, J32-33a. Germany expected to be busy later.
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