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Watch out for the weather on Sunday!

Posted 14 July 2018 by Gold FM in Weather and Road info

A deep low is forecast to approach New Zealand from the north on Sunday, bringing severe gale easterlies to exposed parts of Northland, Auckland including Great Barrier Island, Coromandel Peninsula, Waikato and the Bay of Plenty west of Whakatane. ...
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Severe Weather Watch!

Posted 11 June 2018 by Gold FM in Weather and Road info

The MetService is monitoring an approaching subtropical low and has issued a severe weather watch for parts of the North Island including Waikato and the Coromandel Peninsula. Periods of heavy rain are forecast over the next 24 hours. Wind gusts...
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Road Update

Posted 29 April 2018 by Gold FM in Weather and Road info

SH2 at Karangahake is open - there is surface flooding but contractors are on site and there will be restrictions in place (stop/go controls) to keep people safe. NZTA is asking people to slow down, take extra care, and comply with any temporary...
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Wild Weather Causes Mass Outages

Posted 11 April 2018 by Gold FM in Weather and Environmental

The wild weather  caused widespread power outages across the North Island last night. Parts of Hikuai, Tairua, Whitianga, Kaimarama, Paeroa, Karangahake, Thames and Puriri have all experienced power cuts. Taranaki has had a flurry of outages right...
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