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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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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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SA weather: Thousands without power, flood warnings issued for Barossa Valley and Onkaparinga

13:00 EST

Flood warnings are in place to the north and south of Adelaide, including in SA's premier wine districts, while thousands remain without power after strong winds lashed the state overnight.

Heavy snow blankets Alps

12:58 EST

A rare late-season snow dump is turning Australia's alps white, when they should be getting green at this time of year.

Floriade flower festival closed for second day due to rain, snow at Corin Forest

12:50 EST

Floriade has been closed for the second day in a row due to heavy rain in Canberra, while Corin Forest has received 10 centimetres of snow overnight.