Fairfax Media Network

Southern Hemisphere GFS Longwave 500hPa Height +144 hour Chart

  • location
  • Southern Hemisphere
left right
left left right right

About GFS

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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.

Display Your Local Weather

Weather News

Century-old church unlikely to be rebuilt after wild storms in central Queensland

14:31 EDT

A central Queensland priest said he has been left devastated after wild storms blew a 110-year-old church off its stumps in the small town of Duaringa on Sunday night.

Grain growers lead a slump in rural confidence to 12 month low

13:34 EDT

Rural confidence has slumped to a 12 month low as farmers brace for a hot dry summer, according to Rabobank's latest survey.

Warmer ocean temperatures worsened Queensland's deadly 2011 floods: study

12:48 EDT

Warmer ocean temperatures worsened Queensland's deadly floods in 2011, a study has found.