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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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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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