GAV’S WEATHER: HEAT REBUILDING

This week we have enjoyed a long awaited break from the heat especially inland across the NW. That heat is now rebuilding. Temperatures won't reach the low 40s but the mid to high 30s are ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – A FIRST TASTE OF AUTUMN

This morning was our first taste of the new season ahead. Cooler, dry air moved in across the region making for a sparkling blue sky start to the week. The cooler nights, crisp mornings and ...
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WOULD-BE GOLD COAST ROBBER COMES AWAY EMPTY-HANDED

Gold Coast police are on the lookout for a man after an attempted hold up a service station over the weekend. Around 3.30am on Sunday, a man entered the Marine Parade business in Southport, armed ...
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SURF REPORT: FEBRUARY 17, 2017

There's not going to be much swell ahead of the change, with strong north easterly sea breezes on Saturday. The change will move through late Saturday, continuing north overnight into Sunday. The swell will increase ...
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WEATHER: HOT AND STORMY AHEAD OF STRONG CHANGE

The strongest change of the season is approaching and the pre-frontal trough has already started to fire up storms across the region. The first wave of storms will move through tonight, clearing to the north ...
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WEATHER: MORE HEAT BEFORE THE RAIN ARRIVES

As the latest trough dips in across the south east, the northerly winds will build further tomorrow. As the trough approaches, there will be increase afternoon storm activity inland and across the ranges tomorrow afternoon ...
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WEATHER LATEST: HOT AIR TO RETURN

The hot air is now rebuilding in the centre due to the lack of cloud cover. The next round will not be as severe as the previous but the mercury will still hit 40 degrees ...
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WEATHER: HEAT TO RETURN, BUT NOT AS SEVERE

The hot air is now rebuilding in the centre due to the lack of cloud cover. However there is plenty of cloud over the northern ranges and along the coast. Showers were hard to come ...
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MERCURY DROPS AFTER WEEKEND SCORCHER

It was cooler today as the best southerly of the year sweept across the region. The speckled cloud formation signifies the cooler air finally pulsing far enough north to flush out some of the hot ...
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FEMALE GOLD COAST ESCAPEES ON THE RUN

Two female prisoners are on the run after escaping from a low custody facility in the Gold Coast hinterland. Charlotte Bowman, 19, and Jahnessa Jerome, 24, went missing from the Numinbah Correction Centre just before ...
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GOLD COAST MAN TO BE EXTRADITED OVER $1.5 MILLION FRAUD CHARGES

A Gold Coast man will be extradited to New South Wales for an outstanding warrant relating to fraud charges, police allege total $1.5 million. Strike Force Apron commenced an investigation following reports a man was ...
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EXTREME HEAT TO PEAK THIS WEEKEND

By 11.30 this morning the most southern city in our broadcast area hit 40 degrees at Gosford. This is a sign of what's to come as the heat creeps further north by the hour. By ...
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WEATHER: HEAT RECORDS ARE GETTING RE-WRITTEN

February is a traditionally a hot month, but this current weather situation is taking things to a whole new level. There are two driving factors to this record-breaking run of hot weather since the new ...
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SURF SHOT: FEBRUARY 9, 2017

Today's surf shot was taken at Newcastle Beach ...
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WEATHER: HUMID AND HOT

PHOTO: Sent in by Chippee from Dorrigo.  Cloudy but very humid along the coast today still fine and still hot inland. Moist onshore winds are going to remain a feature along the east coast producing ...
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WEATHER WATCH: FEBRUARY 7, 2017

Here's Gavin Morris with your weather forecast ...
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WEATHER: SOUTHERLY CHANGE

PHOTO: Di Lymbury snapped the rockpools at Flat Rock, Ballina - reflecting the colours of a stunning sunrise. The southerly change will move up the NSW coast producing good rain while cooling things down for a couple ...
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WEEKEND SURF REPORT

The weather will be great for the beach but surfers will find it hard to score a quality wave. The swell will be small and the NE sea breezes will become strong. Mornings will offer ...
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HEATWAVE TO RETURN

The break from the heat for the Central Coast, Newcastle and Mid North Coast is over with hot North Westerlies rebuilding over the weekend. There's a chance of afternoon storms for the Northern NSW ranges ...
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WEATHER: 40 DEGREE DAYS ROLL ON INLAND

PHOTO: Geoff Patchett snapped by backlit clouds and rain storm taken at Wallalong.  The coast from Gosfod to Port Macquarie is the envy of those living inland across the NW enduring the hottest run of temperatures ever ...
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WEATHER: TWO DIFFERENT WEATHER STORIES

The Central Coast and Hunter received some welcome relief today under a thick blanket of cloud, which delivered some cool, light drizzle across the Newcastle suburbs. For northern NSW there was no such relief, with the ...
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WEATHER: NEVER ENDING SUMMER OF HEAT

PHOTO: This stunning shot snapped by Matt Ausburn. Moree is smashing heat records. They have now endured 36 consecutive days above 35 degrees melting away the old record of 17 and it's far from over. It ...
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TWO BODIES FOUND IN GOLD COAST HOME

Two bodies have been discovered by police inside a Gold Coast home. The bodies were found this morning at an address in Pimpama, 30 kilometres north of Surfers Paradise, around 6.30am AEST. Police have been unable to confirm details ...
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GAV’S WEATHER – SCORCHING HOT SUMMER

We're only two months in but it is highly likely that this summer will be the hottest on record for Australia and the region has certainly copped the brunt of the heat with a lot ...
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MAN LEFT IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER ROAD RAGE ATTACK

A bystander has captured dramatic vision of the moment a man was knocked out cold in a violent road rage attack in Surfers Paradise this afternoon. The incident taking place in broad daylight ...
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LOCAL MEDICAL INVENTION HELPING SAVE LIVES

From start-up business to taking on the world - a Lake Macquarie mother's invention is finding a niche in the US. The Throat Scope is being used as an important early diagnostic tool ...
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MAN UNDERGOES SURGERY AFTER SHOOTING ON THE GOLD COAST

Police have shot a man on the Gold Coast, after he allegedly confronted them with a weapon. Police were called to the corner of Cyprus Avenue and Ferny Avenue in Surfers Paradise at about 1.30am ...
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OPERATION MELYA LEADS TO ARREST OVER FOUR ALLEGED SEXUAL ASSAULTS

A man has been arrested over four alleged sexual assaults from 2008 to 2016 on the Gold Coast. As part of Operation Melya, police arrested a 50-year-old Gold Coast man this morning. The four incidents ...
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GC COUNCIL VYING TO BRING IN MORE LIVE MUSIC

Mayor Tom Tate is planning to double the number of music venues on the Gold Coast. A Council taskforce has been set up, to investigate what needs to be done ...
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SURF REPORT: JANUARY 20, 2017

Here's Gav with this week's surf report ...
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