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High Pressure Clings on

Posted 4 February 2019 by Gold FM in Weather

MetService are forecasting that a ridge of high pressure clings on to bring fine and settled conditions to most parts of the country as we begin this week.A heavy rain warning has been issued for Fiordland from Monday evening into Tuesday...
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Campers evacuated from Waihi Beach

Posted 23 December 2018 by Gold FM in Weather and Environmental

The Waihi Beach RSA opened their doors to holidaymakers who were flooded out at the Waihi Beach Top 10 Holiday Resort at about 3 am this morning. Concerns a nearby creek might overflow prompted the evacuation of campsites in the lower part of the...
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An Assortment Box of Festive Weather

Posted 23 December 2018 by Gold FM in Weather

Periods of rain have set in over the upper North Island with considerable rainfall totals already recorded in the gauges overnight. Over 100mm was recorded at multiple gauges in southern Coromandel as a band of heavy rain moved over the region,...
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Showery Week Ahead but Ending on a High

Posted 3 December 2018 by Gold FM in Weather

Summer is here. The clock is ticking on and with Xmas fast approaching, we reach that time of year where thoughts are drifting to BBQs, beach days and slip, slop, slap. Unfortunately, we will have to wait a little while longer. MetService are...
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Weather change predicted

Posted 18 November 2018 by Gold FM in Weather

Following a mild week of weather, with plenty of sun about, the skies are greying over and rain is spreading across the country. MetService is forecasting a complex weather system to move over the country over the next few days, bringing an extended...
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Great Labour Weekend Weather for Most

Posted 18 October 2018 by Gold FM in Weather
Media Release: Metservice New Zealand

MetService is today delivering the message that all Kiwis want to hear. The weekend weather should be great for everyone. Meteorologist Tui McInnes says with a long weekend ahead fine weather and warm temperatures are in store for most of the...
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Chill out ahead!

Posted 24 September 2018 by Gold FM in Weather

A slow-moving low-pressure system east of the South Island is forecast to deepen today, directing a cold and moist southeast flow over the South Island. The cold air is forecast to spread over the North Island tomorrow, according to the MetService. ...
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False Start to Spring

Posted 30 August 2018 by Gold FM in Media Release and Weather
Media Release: Metservice New Zealand

“The heavy rain over the northeast corner of New Zealand is set to continue today as a slow-moving front lingers, before slowly moving off to the east in the evening”, says MetService meteorologist Mark Bowe. “MetService has extended its Severe...
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