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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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Cyclone Marcus: Territorians use social media to help strangers with food, water, power

08:42 EDT

In the aftermath of Cyclone Marcus, Territorians have rallied on social media, offering each other free food, boiled water and electricity for those still without.

Tropical Cyclone Marcus clean up begins as stations still battle flooding from Kelvin on Kimberley coast

07:41 EDT

Pastoral stations in Northern Western Australia have escaped relatively unscathed from the fifth intense weather event to hit the region this cyclone season.

Bizarre tales of chook stashing and survival from cyclone season in Australia's far north

07:18 EDT

Chickens were stashed in a luxury cabin and helmet-wearing home owners crawled into their bathtubs for another weekend of weather madness in Western Australia's remote north.