Congestion from the latest round of closures is now “severe” according to National Highways England (NHE).
Traffic is reportedly backed up to junction 13 for Worsley and junction 12 for Eccles.
According to NHE, people may have to wait until nearly 9am for traffic to “return to normal”.
The organisation expects the traffic flow to correct itself between 8.30am and 8.45am today.
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