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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Monsoon season: India eagerly awaiting much-needed rain to bring end to long-lasting drought

17:28 EST

The drenching monsoon downpours are essential to life in India, bringing with them an end to the dry heat and much-needed rainfall for farmers.

June brings great results for VIC

15:54 EST

Thanks to a steady supply of rain-bearing weather systems, most places in Victoria met their June rain average, with eastern parts seeing double.

Election 2016: High pressure system brings chilly start to polling day

13:23 EST

Voters were rugging up as they went to the polls this morning, with below freezing temperatures recorded around the country.