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Global Forecast System. The operational numerical weather forecasting model run by NCEP. The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based. Forecast data from the GFS is available out to 180 hours at full resolution and 16 days at a reduced resolution.

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Tips to stay warm in winter: Feeling cold is all about perception, health scientist says

13:26 EST

As residents in New South Wales emerge from under the rug after its , the question on the blue lips of many is what's the best way to stay warm? While many may feel their insides are rapidly chilling, Dr Ollie Jay from the University of Sydney said little was happening to our bodies internally and the cold was all due to "perception".

WA winter starting cold in south, warm in north

13:24 EST

So far this winter Western Australia has been divided, unseasonably cold in the south and hot in the north.

BlazeAid: Plans to expand disaster help to include pest management help for landholders

09:24 EST

A national disaster volunteer group wants to expand its services to assist landholders with their pest management.