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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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

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Seasonal asthma diagnosis came as relief for Hobart woman

11:00 EST

Hobart woman Anne Warren thought she was having a heart attack, but the feeling of tightness in her chest was actually caused by a change in the weather.

NSW bushfire service helps Canada douse record forest fires

10:46 EST

Parts of eastern Australia are facing an increased threat of bushfires this summer and authorities are gearing up for possibly significant forest fires.

Survey shows strong grain confidence before horror South Australian frosts

10:23 EST

A survey of South Australian farmers shows just how good the grain and legume season was shaping up to be before severe frosts last month.