Australian Community Climate and Earth-System Simulator (ACCESS). Based upon the UK Met Office Unified Model system. ACCESS R is the regional numerical forecast model operated by the BoM. It is run twice daily (00Z and 12Z) and provides forecast data out to 72 hours with a horizontal resolution of 37.5km and 50 vertical layers.
16:54 EDT A line of storms stretching from north-west Queensland to the New South Wales border is expected bring damaging winds and rain to Brisbane, Ipswich and the Gold Coast this afternoon.