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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Wild end to September looms

14:03 EST

It has been already a big month of weather across southern and eastern Australia, although the worst is yet to come for some areas.

NSW weather: Premier Mike Baird visits Forbes and warns of further flooding

13:57 EST

New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has toured the flood-hit town of Forbes, in the state's central west, where he has thanked State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers for their efforts.

Thieves steal SES steel sandbags container during Adelaide flooding event

12:59 EST

Thieves cut a chain and stole a two-metre steel tub weighing 70 kilograms from the Noarlunga SES just hours after Adelaide's recent flooding, it has been revealed.