Southern Hemisphere GFS Longwave 500hPa Height Analysis Chart
- Southern Hemisphere
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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
Snow has fallen in the upper Blue Mountains and parts of the NSW Central Tablelands, where a cold trough has been moving through the region.
Two weeks into the official snow season and the Snowy Mountains have finally had a decent dusting.
When you think of sailing, a cattle station near Longreach in outback Queensland is perhaps the last place that would come to mind.