Australia GFS MSL Pressure/Thickness/Rainfall Summary
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 The GFS superceded the AVN and MRF models, on which it is largely based.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.
The Victorian Government is assuring residents in the Wimmera and southern Mallee that more drought support will be made available early next year.
Four people were struck by lightning during dangerous storms that moved across south-east Queensland on Sunday afternoon, but all escaped without serious injury.
Hot, windy weather could pose a danger on the fire ground in South Australia's lower north today, authorities have warned.